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These 9 Cool Jobs Can Take You Abroad

Check out these 9 cools jobs that could afford you the opportunity to see the…

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How’d You Do That?: Travel Writer Kristin Braswell Talks Living Her Dream

The creator of Crush Global shares the secret to transforming your passion into a lucrative career

Find out how travel writer Kristin Braswell successfully merged her passion and her skills to…

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6 Awful Jobs You May Actually Want

Sometimes salary is enough

Check out these 6 jobs that may not be for the easily nauseated, but can…

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This Executive Gave Up Coke for Cannabis

MJ Freeway executive, Jeannette Ward, talks the ultimate career transition

Find out what made corporate executive, Jeannette Ward, transition from a lucrative career at Coca-Cola…

By Safon Floyd

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summer jobs

8 Summer Jobs That Are Better Than What You’re Used To

Time to think outside of the box when searching for seasonal work

Check out what CareerCast has deemed as the 8 most desirable summer jobs for those…

By Safon Floyd

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Non-degree jobs

5 Non-Degree Jobs That Will Pay You Over 50k

Find out the top earning non-degree jobs and how you can go about getting them

Find out the top earning non-degree jobs and how you can go about getting them.…

By Safon Floyd

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black business

Father-Daughter Businesses: 5 Black Business Duos You Need to Know

Giving a nontraditional spin to family business

Check out these Father-Daughter business dynamics that challenge the status-quo.

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Bottomline: Millennials Want Purpose

What happens when money no longer motivates?

Find out what drives millennials to strive for the next level. Spoiler alert: it isn’t…

By Safon Floyd

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30 Hottest Degrees for Veterans Revealed

What you need to land your next big gig

Find out what degrees for veterans lead to the best jobs in today’s market and…

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‘Wandering Mom’ Tanai Benard Talks New Culture, New Life, and Overcoming Obstacles (Part II)

She wanted her children to know that they could experience the splendor of the world on a grand scale

She wanted her children to know that they could experience the splendor of the world…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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‘Wandering Mom’ Tanai Benard Talks Leadership and Giving Her Children the World, Literally (PartI)

Her children are excelling both academically and socially; they've even learned to speak and write Arabic

Her children are excelling both academically and socially. They’ve even learned to speak and write…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Meet the Costume Designer Behind the Hit Film ‘The Perfect Match’

Janelle Carothers opens up about her rise to success in the fashion industry

Celebrity costume designer and stylist Janelle Carothers opens up about her rise to success in…

By Courtney Connley

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Celebrity Stylist, Olori Swank, Opens Up About New Book and Advice to Her 20-Something Self

Swank shares the importance of finding balance early in your career

Celebrity stylist Olori Swank talks career mentors, new book, and the importance of finding balance…

By Courtney Connley

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Cool Jobs: How a Former Film Major Found His Calling As a Voiceover Artist

Kareem Taylor talks about using his talent behind the scenes

Clark Atlanta University graduate Kareem Taylor shares his journey to finding his calling as a…

By Courtney Connley

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[WATCH] Power Women of the Diaspora: How Global Music Phenom DJ Cuppy Turns Opportunity Into Gold

This billionaire's daughter has the talent and tenacity to back up the clout

She’s the glam daughter of a billionaire, but nothing in her career journey spells nepotism.…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Cool Jobs: The Harlem Globetrotter

MTV director Ezinne Kwubiri talks traveling and handling business around the world

The Harlem Globetrotter, Ezinne Kwubiri, has been working with MTV over the last eight years…

By Mia N. Hall

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Cool Jobs: Hot 97’s TT Torrez on Beating the Odds to Be a Power Woman in Radio

Torrez opens up about her journey to finding career success

Hot 97’s TT Torrez talks her career journey in radio, views on showing emotion in…

By Courtney Connley

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Zuri Hall Talks Landing Her Dream Job at E! News and the Power of Investing in Yourself

Hall shares her journey to making it as a national television host

E! News correspondent Zuri Hall opens up about her career journey and the power of…

By Courtney Connley

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[WATCH] Whitney White Turned Her YouTube Platform into a Booming Natural Hair Career

White talks black hair industry and how she remains authentic when making business deals

Whitney White talks turning her natural hair into a booming career on YouTube.

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Cool Jobs: How One Young Designer is Charting Her Own Path in the Fashion Industry

Jesstia Usher talks the business behind her clothing line, Eyanatia

Fashion Designer Jesstia Usher talks getting her start in fashion and the highs and lows…

By Courtney Connley

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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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