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[WATCH] 5 Awesome Videos to Get You Motivated

End of year blues? Watch these motivational videos

End of year blues? The reality is, it happens to the best of us. Here…

By Kandia Johnson

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Be Inspired and Register Today: Woman of Power Tamara Franklin Shares How to Steer Your Career

Learn strategy to overcome personal and professional crisis at the 2016 Women of Power Summit

Learn how your career can weather any coming storm and even thrive in ways you…

By Safon Floyd

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Breaking Barriers: U.S. Military Opens Up Combat Jobs to Women

Defense Secretary announces women will be able to participate in elite military forces

Defense Secretary Ash Carter announces military will open up all combat jobs to women.

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How I Did It: Nicholas Owen Seeks to Fill News Void for Minorities with NOTV

Platform uses social media to provide bite-sized videos on issues affecting people of color

Howard University alum Nicholas Owen launched NOTV, a global news platform that disseminates information via…

By Courtney Connley

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Odyssey Media Blazed The Country With ‘In The Black’ Tour

Women across the country were equipped with relevant, cutting-edge tools for success

Odyssey Media wrapped up their fall tour, ‘In the Black,’ a 15-city tour of high-end,…

By Roz A Gee

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NABFEME: The Premier Organization for Women in Music and Entertainment

But this nonprofit is about more than just entertainment

The National Association of Black Female Executives in Music & Entertainment (NABFEME) is a nonprofit…

By Chanel Martin

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Paving Your Road to Silicon Valley

Career insights from Facebook Inc.'s own Bari a. Williams

Think strategically about what you have to offer the industry, no matter the discipline, and…

By Dr. Atira Charles

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Part II: Successful Women Entrepreneurs Share Business Rules They Didn’t Follow

Incredibly inspiring women reveal their secrets to success

In business, there are those who follow traditional rules for success and those who prefer…

By Kandia Johnson

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3 Ways Employers Are Improving Workplace Perks for New Parents

Employee benefits that help improve work-life balance

Zuckerberg’s decision to balance new parenthood with extended time off mirrors the new policies many…

By Courtney Connley

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Why a Healthy Self-Esteem Increases the Likelihood of Success

You have to believe in yourself first

When your feelings of self-worth are strong, it’s easy to be creative and expand your…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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[WATCH] Bernie Sanders’ Press Secretary Talks Black Lives Matter Movement and Advice to Young Voters

How Symone Sanders plans to move Sen. Sanders' campaign forward

Sen. Bernie Sanders’ new press secretary, Symone Sanders, talks about her early start in politics,…

By Courtney Connley

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Siza Mzimela Becomes First Black Woman to Own an Airline

South African businesswoman launches Fly Blue Crane airline

South African businesswoman Siza Mzimela launches Fly Blue Crane, making her the first black woman…

By Courtney Connley

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Inspiring Young Entrepreneurs Talk the Importance of Self-Confidence in Business

Young entrepreneurs reveal some of their unwritten rules of business

As an entrepreneur, I get to define my own success. I could have stayed at…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Tips for Managing a Full-Time Job and Entrepreneurship

Make time for what's important to you

There are many of us looking to start and run our own businesses while working…

By Yvelette Stines

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Successful Women Entrepreneurs Share the Business Rules They Didn’t Follow

Incredibly inspiring women reveal their secrets to success

In business, there are those who follow traditional rules for success—and those who prefer to…

By Kandia Johnson

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The Rucker Sisters Talk Managing Careers, Entrepreneurship, and Motherhood

These God-fearing, southern belles were taught that the world is limitless

Education has always been the focal point for success in the Rucker family. Born into…

By Daron Pressley

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Looking for Meaningful Work? Here Are 10 Jobs That Pay

Payscale reveals 2015 list of meaningful jobs in America

Payscale reveals 2015 list of meaningful work and job options in America.

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Entrepreneur Talks Finding Success by Creating Her Own Dream Job

Monica G. Coleman talks finding success by creating her own company

Monica G. Coleman talks finding success by creating her own company, M320 Consulting.

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Making Herstory: Ethiopian Airlines to Fly All-Women Operated Flight

The historic flight will take off on Nov. 19

Ethiopian Airlines to fly all-women operated flight on Nov. 19 in an effort to show…

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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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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Dealing with a Recruiter: 5 Simple Do’s and Dont’s for Landing the Final Interview

Aisha M. Taylor, co-founder of TAYLORMade Professional Career Consulting, shares tips for job candidates going…

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