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Keys to Abundant Living: Master Your Mind, Master Your Money

Life coach Jenenne Macklin teaches how to activate the laws of abundance

After navigating a private practice for 10 years, it became clear to Macklin that women…

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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] What Everyone Can Learn From Nigeria’s First Female Billionaire

'Africa Leads' hosts Twitter chat with Folorunsho Alakija, a black female billionaire from Nigeria

‘Africa Leads’ hosts Twitter chat with Folorunsho Alakija, Nigeria’s first female billionaire.

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Morehouse Student Turns Beyoncé and Rihanna Lyrics Into Résumé and Job Interview Tips

Chris Sumlin takes a creative approach to employment

Morehouse student uses Beyoncé and Rihanna lyrics to dish career-building tips to his millennial peers

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How Facebook is Using the NFL to Create a Diverse Workforce

Tech company takes a page out of the NFL playbook to improve its workplace

Among its many creative approaches to achieve a diverse workforce, Facebook is implementing a version…

By Courtney Connley

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5 Lessons From Cam Newton on Dabbin’ Your Way to the Top

Leadership lessons from the Carolina Panthers star quarterback

Top leadership lessons you can learn from Carolina Panthers star quarterback and NFL MVP Cam…

By Courtney Connley

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5 Mistakes to Avoid Before Quitting Your Job to Start Your Own Business

Starting a business requires more than capital

Starting a business requires more than capital.

By Kandia Johnson

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IT Professional Launches Program For Remote Workers to Travel the World

Libryia Jones grants professionals with a traveling experience of a lifetime

My Wander Year founder Libryia Jones launches program to help professionals and their families travel…

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How One Firm Plans to Help Its Employees Get Out of Student Loan Debt

Pricewaterhouse Coopers agrees to pay up to $1,200 a year toward employee student loans

Pricewaterhouse Coopers agrees to pay its employees up to $1,200 a year for up to…

By Courtney Connley

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5 Presentation Tips We Can Learn From Dr. King

Master your presentation by taking a few cues from Dr. King

Who is your audience? What do they do they want? Is there something keeping them…

By Kandia Johnson

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8 Career Skills You Need To Be Competitive in 2016

Knowing how to manage diversity will be key

According to a 2015 survey by ManpowerGroup, diversity, communication, and a global mindset are key…

By Kandia Johnson

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Leo Bennett’s Funk Fest: A Star-Studded Concert With a Purpose

Event has featured chart-topping entertainers such as Erykah Badu, Outkast, LL Cool J, and Jill Scott

Funk Fest founder talks what it takes to produce a nine-city concert tour featuring hip-hop,…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Ways Extroverts Can Step Up Their Networking Game

Here's how those with outgoing personalities can optimize their networking skills

When starting a company, networking is incredibly important. While it can difficult for shyer types,…

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4 Ways to Be An Excellent Mentor

Whatever your career stage, you can help guide someone to greater accomplishments

It may seem counterintuitive, but often people who need to be mentored the most won’t…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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One Of the Best Things You Can Do For Your Career in 2016

Relationships are the new currency in business

The reality is, regardless of your goal, building relationships must be a part of your…

By Kandia Johnson

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U.S. Job Market Ends 2015 With a Bang, Adding 292,000 Jobs in December

Unemployment rate remains unchanged at 5%

U.S. job market ends on a bang in 2015, adding 292,000 jobs to the economy.

By Courtney Connley

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Feel Like You Don’t Fit In? Find Your Tribe For Career Success

A tribe can help you build influence as a thought leader

With the explosion of social media, connecting people with similar interests and increasing your digital…

By Kandia Johnson

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Entertainment to Politics to Business: 20 Global Power Women of Color to Watch in 2016

These leading ladies hold power positions, impact lives, and set trends

Whether rising stars or seasoned professionals, these global power women will be watched in their…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Meet the Millennial Taking Over as Pinterest’s First-Ever Diversity Chief

Candice Morgan joins the company with nearly 10 years experience in diversity and inclusion

Morgan comes to the Pinterest family from Catalyst Inc., a leading nonprofit organization that works…

By Courtney Connley

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10 Tips to Make 2016 Your Year

Use these life and career tips to make 2016 your best year ever

Being very honest with yourself about your strengths and weaknesses can help you create a…

By Kandia Johnson

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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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