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abroad

These 9 Cool Jobs Can Take You Abroad

Your dream job may take you overseas

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

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5 Ways to Get Thousands of Connections on LinkedIn (Really)

How to leverage LinkedIn profile and expand your professional network

In her book, From Receptionist to Boss: Real-Life Advice for Getting Ahead at Work, Nicole Smartt explains…

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corporate board seats

4 Ways Black Women Can Position Themselves for Corporate Board Seats

How women of color can break the glass ceiling and earn a seat on their corporate board of choice

In 2013, MetricStream Inc. CEO Shellye Archambeau received a call from Verizon Chairman and CEO…

By Derek T. Dingle

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millenial

The Pros and Cons of Millennial Job-Hopping

While there may be drawbacks, young workers can find significant reasons to continue the practice

Check out the pros and cons of the millennial generation’s practice of job hopping to…

By Safon Floyd

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travel writer

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…

By Safon Floyd

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networking

Introverts: 5 Tips for Upping Your Networking Game

Being an introvert doesn't have to inhibit your networking skills

Check out these 5 helpful tips for networking for the shy, uncomfortable, socially awkward, unseasoned,…

By Safon Floyd

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acknowledging others

The Power of Acknowledging Others In 6 Steps

Recognizing others may seem small in practice, but it pays off huge dividends

One of the hardest parts about being homeless was feeling invisible.
I felt like I was…

By Cristie Leondis

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Tasha Smith

Tasha Smith Opens Up About Creating Her Own “Empire”

Actress Tasha Smith on the power of working in your purpose

When skill, favor, and faith collide, enter actress Tasha Smith. And when Tasha Smith comes…

By Sirita Wright

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weekend

How to Master and Maximize Your Weekend

The things you can get done while doing nothing at all

Find out how to make your 2 weekend days set you up nicely for the…

By Safon Floyd

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big-name contracts

3 Traits Millennials Need for Long-Term Career Success

Shirley Ann Jackson's insightful advice about what skills millennial professionals need to succeed in an ever-evolving workforce

In assessing the business landscape in the coming decade, there will be only one constant:…

By Derek T. Dingle

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black women

Black Women’s Wages Are Falling Further Behind White Women’s

The equity pay gap is widening not closing for black women in the workforce

The equity pay gap is widening not closing for black women in the workforce. Black…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Christine Villanueva

On the Move: Christine Villanueva Steps Up as New Walton Isaacson SVP, Head of Strategy

Role will build on her strengths in both multicultural and broad-based consumer insight and analytics

Find out how Christine Villanueva will be embracing her new role as Senior Vice President,…

By Safon Floyd

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race

How to Talk to Your Co-workers About Race

Seven tips for navigating this complex conversation

Check out these 7 expert tips for talking to your co-workers about race as we…

By Safon Floyd

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bad habits

10 Bad Habits to Ban From the Workplace

There are some things you just shouldn't do while in a professional setting

Check out this list of 10 bad habits you must avoid at all cost while…

By Safon Floyd

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Office survival kit

21 Items You Need in Your Office Survival Kit

We're all just trying to make it here

Check out this necessary list of 21 essential items you need in order to survive…

By Safon Floyd

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Vision

How to Communicate Your Company’s Vision to Your Employees

Make sure your team is on the same page

Your vision is exactly that: yours. Not everyone has the luxury of immediately understanding the…

By Black Enterprise

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Power back

#PowerTV: 5 Tips to Get Your #Power Back When the Going Gets Tough

Naturi Naughton, star of Starz TV's "Power," shares her secrets for navigating through tough times in business and in love

The following was written by Naturi Naughton, who stars as Tasha St. Patrick on the hit Starz…

By Cristie Leondis

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staffing agencies

#BlackBizMatters: 6 Black-Owned Staffing Agencies to Help Find Your Next Job

Here's a way to support black businesses while searching for your next employment opportunity—because #BlackBizMatters

Check out this list of 6 black-owned staffing agencies to serve as your go-to, in…

By Safon Floyd

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Friends

The Pros and Cons of Starting a Business With Friends

How to work with your BFF and not ruin a friendship

I first met Jonathan Wasserstrum, one of my best friends and now a co-founder of…

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interview

10 Questions to NEVER Ask in an Interview

Sometimes curiosity can kill the cat

Find out the 10 questions you want to complete avoid asking in any job interview…

By Safon Floyd

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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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