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Carve Your Own Path: How 5 Professionals Found Success in Unconventional Careers

Be motivated and inspired by these phenomenal women

Explore the world of wine and indulge. Spin a few tunes for notable brands and…

By Kandia Johnson

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3 Ways to Be Ultra-Productive Every Day

Use these tips to be more efficient on a daily basis

We all want to get the most out of our work day. But culprits that…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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On the Move: Arne Duncan’s Former Senior Advisor Joins College Board

Ericka Miller becomes organization's new chief of membership, governance and higher education

The College Board announces Ericka Miller as its new Chief of Membership, Governance and Higher…

By Courtney Connley

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Your Inner ‘Woman of Power’ is Calling; Answer Her Today

A jewel of wisdom from Xerox CEO, Ursula Burns, on leadership

A jewel of wisdom from Xerox CEO, Ursula Burns, on leadership.

By Rebecca Nichloson

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Brand

6 Things You Can Do Every Week to Grow Your Personal Brand

Boost your career with regular personal branding practices

Whether you’re a recent grad on the hunt for your first job, seasoned employee climbing…

By Kandia Johnson

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4 Common Mistakes Career Switchers Make and How to Avoid Them

Looking to change careers? Avoid these common mistakes

The 4 common mistakes career changers make and how to avoid them.

By Kandia Johnson

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Glassdoor Announces Top 25 Jobs for Work-Life Balance

IT and Web-related jobs were strong contenders

According to a new Glassdoor report, work-life balance has decreased in recent years. Here are…

By Cristie Leondis

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This Halloween, What Real Fears Are Holding You Back From Career Success?

Don’t let your personal ghosts and goblins hold you back

Whether you are considering starting your own business, transitioning into a new career, or embarking…

By Rebecca Nichloson

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Belinda Enoma, The Purpose Activator, Lets Freedom Ring on Nation’s Capital

Inspirational speaker and business coach headlines Maryland empowerment conference

The iEmancipateME Conference challenged attendees to eliminate the excuses, activate their purposes, employ life strategies…

By Roz A Gee

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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…

By Courtney Connley

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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…

By Janell Hazelwood

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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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How To

Cultural bias

Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
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Startups

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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