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Dr. Mildred Dixon

National Park Service’s Oldest Volunteer Talks Serving the Community at 100

Dr. Mildred Dixon explains her personal ties to giving back

The National Park Service’s oldest volunteer, 100-year-old Dr. Mildred Dixon, talks the history behind her…

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Power Women of the Diaspora: Global Philanthropist Talks Power of Black Women in Action

How MacDella Cooper used corporate experience in fashion to drive change in Liberia

MacDella Cooper has enjoyed a successful career in fashion and corporate event planning, working for…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Fort Worth,Texas, Welcomes First African American Police Chief

Joel Fitzgerald says he's ready to listen and embrace new ideas from the community

Joel Fitzgerald, former police chief of Missouri City near Houston and, most recently, Allentown, Pennsylvania,…

By Courtney Connley

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Power Women of the Diaspora: Ugandan Leader Talks Passion for Bridging Borders Between U.S. and Africa

Oliver Wonekha advocates for women to participate in politics, government, and diplomacy to influence issues that affect them

For African Americans and Africans of the diaspora, this is the time to engage seriously…

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Brett J. Hart Becomes Acting CEO of United Airlines

Hart's new role makes him the sixth black CEO of a Fortune 500 company

Hart, who currently serves as United’s executive vice president and general counsel, will become the…

By Courtney Connley

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[On the Move] Washington Post Managing Editor Kevin Merida Heads to ESPN

Award-winning journalist will serve as editor-in-chief of ESPN site The Undefeated

Award-winning journalist Kevin Merida has announced he is leaving the newspaper to serve as editor-in-chief…

By Courtney Connley

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6 Tips for Making a Career Change Without Going Back to College

Getting another degree is not your only option

Think you have to return to college for another degree to change careers? Well, think…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Ways Joining a Professional Network Can Help You Get Established in a New Country

ColorComm's New York communications director explains how the network helped advance her career

Becoming a member of various professional networks has proven an invaluable resource for me as…

By Marielle Legair

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Executive Leadership Council Inspires Hundreds of Black Professionals to Elevate Their Career

Nearly 800 professionals attend ELC's Mid-Level Managers' Symposium

Executive Leadership Council inspires hundreds of black professionals at its Mid-Level Manager’s Symposium.

By Courtney Connley

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[TextConneXt Summit] Ascending Into the C-Suite

Key steps for moving into senior management and reaching the executive level

It was that decision to live abroad, without her husband and children, which set her…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Carla Harris On Setting Boundaries in the Workplace and Advice to Younger Self

Harris opens up about the importance of owning your power

Carla Harris speaks at the Executive Leadership Foundation’s Mid-Level Manager’s Symposium and opens up about…

By Courtney Connley

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Hyatt Hotels, Chili’s Grill, and Eventbrite Make ‘100 Best Workplaces for Women List’

Fortune releases 'Best of the Best' companies for women

According to Fortune, to create the Best Workplaces survey, over 130,000 women from 637 companies…

By Kandia Johnson

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Executive Leadership Council CEO Talks Achieving Objectives in Global Diversity

Ronald C. Parker on his plan to expand the reach of black executives

Executive Leadership Council President Ronald Parker talks taking the discussion of corporate diversity global and…

By Courtney Connley

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The Executive Leadership Foundation to Honor Eric Holder and Kenneth Frazier

The former attorney general and the chairman & CEO of Merck will be lauded at this year's annual awards gala

“We are proud to honor the accomplishments of exceptional companies and individuals who represent black…

By Courtney Connley

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NotMom Founder Talks Creating a Platform That Celebrates Career Women Without Children

Karen Malone Wright on her plan to create a supporting network for women without children

Karen Malone Wright talks The NotMom Summit and creating a space for career women without…

By Courtney Connley

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Apple Adds an African American to its Board of Directors

Tech giant takes a step in the right direction by appointing former Boeing CFO James A. Bell

Former Boeing CFO James A. Bell has been appointed to Apple’s corporate board

By Courtney Connley

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Ayesha Curry on the Key Family and Career Lessons She Hope to Pass to Her Daughters

"I hope they also take away that you can sort of have it all"

Superstar wife, mom and blogger Ayesha Curry opens up about her key to achieving work-life…

By Courtney Connley

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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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Switching Careers? 5 Tips for Reinventing Your Personal Brand

Tips for evaluating your current brand and making the leap into a new career

Tips for evaluating your current brand and making the leap into a new career.

By Kandia Johnson

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The Power Move: How to Successfully Turn Your Passion Into a Lucrative Career

International speaker and author, Cheryl Wood, shares how she left corporate America to find fulfillment

Award-winning author and international speaker Cheryl Wood shares how she found the courage to leave…

By Janell Hazelwood

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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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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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