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multicultural

Is Total Market the End of the Multicultural Advertising Agency?

In an Advertising Week panel discussion, industry experts explore if the end of the multicultural…

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career

Life After 9-5: Transitioning From Your Career to Your Calling

Consider these tips as you map out your exit strategy from employee to employer

Many people dream of ditching their 9-5 to become an entrepreneur. Discover 10 critical tasks…

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black female attorneys

Top 10 Black Female Attorneys You Should Know

Ten black women from around the U.S. who use their J.D.'s to bring law and order to their communities

Check out this list of the top 10 black female attorneys you should know, where…

By Courtney McKenzie Newell

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salary

The Trick to Negotiating Your Salary

Mastering the art of negotiation

Check out these helpful tips to take with you the time you’re in a position…

By Safon Floyd

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Bahamas

Inaugural Bahamas International Women Empowerment Summit Kicks Off in October

A forum for women professionals and entrepreneurs from around the world to meet, learn, and inspire

Find out why you need to be among the worlds’s most powerful women at the…

By Safon Floyd

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mistakes at work

Ask Sheree: Minorities Get Singled Out At Work

Six strategies for increasing and enhancing focus and productivity at the office

Dear Sheree,
I am a 55-year-old male engineer who travels for his work 60% of the…

By Sheree Franklin-Hill

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leadership

Georgia State Rep. LaDawn Blackett Jones Balances Life and Leadership

How to create harmony at home and in the workplace

Georgia State Representative and Attorney at Law, Ladawn Blackett Jones discusses balancing life and leadership…

By Daron Pressley

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filmmakers

How Two Filmmakers Are Taking on the Complexity of Black Girlhood

Nikyatu Jusu and Yvonne Shirley discuss their award-winning short film 'Flowers,' and how to work in the indie space as black female filmmakers

Nikyatu Jusu and Yvonne Shirley discuss their motivation to make ‘Flowers’ and navigating the indie…

By Kali Wilder

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identity

How to Embrace Your Identity to Increase Your Productivity

If you’re trying to be someone you’re not, you probably aren’t reaching your full potential at work

Check out these 5 strategies to help you discover your true identity and go from…

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wellness

The Mask of Wellness: When Is It OK for Women to Say, “I Am Not Well”?

Handle stress with these empowering tips for busy women

The great poet Langston Hughes, as he evoked the voice of black women, once wrote,…

By Dr. Atira Charles

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board

10 African American Board Directors You Need To Know

Black execs using their expertise to provide insight and oversight at top corporations

Check out this list of ten black men and women using their expertise to provide…

By Selena Hill

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marc howze

Deere Appoints Marc A. Howze to Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

Manufacturer announces major senior management changes

Manufacturer Deere & Company has announced changes to its senior management team. After spending more…

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stuck

Has a Recent Career Decision Left You Feeling Stuck?

Senior Brand Marketing Manager Yvonne Bryant shares tips to overcome feeling stuck in a career rut

Has a recent career decision left you feeling stuck? Yvonne Bryant Senior Brand Marketing Manager…

By Elisha Lowe RN, BSN, MBA

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board

The Black Women With Multiple Board Directorships

They are leading the way for future black female board members

Check out these black women who have earned their place on the board of multiple…

By Lisa Fraser

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network

Here’s What To Do When You Can’t Network

Use what you have to get what you want

Check out these few tips you can use to find other ways to effectively network…

By Safon Floyd

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manager

Here are Tricks to Managing Your Manager

Your managing up is as essential as their managing down

Check out this essentially list of tricks that will help you to manage your manager…

By Safon Floyd

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chief diversity officer

On the Move: American Express Designates Nancy Testa Chief Diversity Officer

The global credit card company makes strides toward inclusive culture.

Meet the recently appointed Chief Diversity Officer of American Express, Nancy Testa and find out…

By Safon Floyd

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pitch

How to Really Make Your Pitch Stick and Story Resonate

Take your audience on a journey and give them faith in the future

Check out this pitching insight learned from working with such clients as Google, NASA, General…

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drowning

6 Essential Keys to Not Drown at Work

Keep your head above water and make a wave when you can

Find out the 6 things you can do to avoid drowning under an ever surmounting…

By Safon Floyd

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concentrate

3 Ways to Strengthen Your Ability to Concentrate

You might think multitasking is increasing your productivity, but how focused are you during each task?

Check out these several reasons why your meetings aren’t as productive as you think —…

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How To

hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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