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Winning in Real Estate: How One Woman Has Found Multimillion-Dollar Success

Jane Bond reached a recent landmark in her career: She represented the owners of a…

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remote work

Live in These States? You May Want to Consider Remote Work

If you'd rather clock-in from home—or from anywhere other than a stuffy office cubicle—here are the top states to find flexible work locations

A recent report by FlexJobs lists the states that offer the most remote work along…

By Janell Hazelwood

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McGuire

Young Black Professionals Can Learn From This Wall Street Titan’s Winning Strategy

Words of wisdom on what it takes to achieve professional success in today's world from Raymond J. McGuire, global head of corporate and investment banking at Citigroup

Raymond J. McGuire, the global head of corporate and investment banking for the financial leviathan…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Jamila Hunter

This Woman Could Be the Reason You’re Laughing

SVP of Comedy Development for ABC Jamila Hunter talks success in entertainment

Find out how SVP of Comedy Development for ABC, Jamila Hunter sustains a thriving career…

By Safon Floyd

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Cathy Hughes

How Cathy Hughes Stays on Top of the Entertainment Industry

One of the nation's wealthiest black, female entrepreneurs shares her secrets to success

Find out how Radio One founder and one of the wealthiest black women in the…

By Safon Floyd

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black female

This Is the End of Black Female CEOs In Corporate America

Rosalind Brewer's retirement as CEO of Sam's Club signals the end of black women in the C-Suite at major corporations

Rosalind G. Brewer’s retirement as CEO of Sam’s Club marks the end of black female…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Ursula Burns

UPDATE: Ursula Burns Steps Down as XEROX CEO After Company Split

Ursula Burns steps down as CEO and assumes new role after XEROX splits later this year

Ursula Burns steps down as CEO and assumes new role after XEROX splits later this…

By Kandia Johnson

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John Hope Bryant

Operation Hope’s John Hope Bryant Named ‘Innovator of the Year’

'American Banker' magazine recognizes Hope for his notable contributions with nonprofit Operation HOPE, Inc.

Find out why American Banker magazine has deemed Operation Hope Founder and CEO, John Hope…

By Safon Floyd

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employee resource groups

7 Corporations Maximizing Employee Resource Groups (Part 2)

ERGs aim to foster more inclusive and diverse work environments. Here are more examples of companies that have found success as a result of leveraging the power of ERGs

Check out part 2 of five corporations that exemplify the power of Employee Resource Groups…

By Lisa Fraser

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employee resource groups

7 Corporations Maximizing Employee Resource Groups (Part 1)

Employee Resource Groups, or ERGs, aim to foster more inclusive and diverse work environments. Here are a couple examples of companies that have found success as a result of applying and maximizing the power of ERGs

Check out these five corporations that exemplify the power of Employee Resource Groups as they…

By Lisa Fraser

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global

Executive Leadership Council at 30: Push for Global Business Diversity

Highlights from the 30th anniversary celebration of the Executive Leadership Council

Highlights from the 30th Anniversary of the Executive Leadership Council, the leading organization of black…

By Derek T. Dingle

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financial lessons

U.S. Bank Senior Wealth Strategist Offers Career and Financial Lessons

John Campbell helps you to help yourself

Find out what Vice President, Senior Wealth Strategist of U.S. Bank, John Campbell, believes to…

By Safon Floyd

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Dr. Zonya Mitchell

Dr. Zonya Mitchell Shares How The Bahamas Has Influenced Her Career

"Growing up in a country with strong, black female leaders has shaped my perspective on who I am"

Find out what clinical lifespan neuropsychologist and native Bahamian, Dr. Zonya Mitchell, credits her homeland…

By Black Enterprise

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Jamila Thompson

Legislative Director Jamila Thompson Talks Bahamian-Washingtonian Influence

"I was able to address matters near and dear to my heart"

Find out how Legislative Director for the Office of Rep. John Lewis, Jamila Thompson, allowed…

By Black Enterprise

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Bahamian

Millionaire Shawn Saunders Talks Bahamian Pride and Success

“I am proud to be a Bahamian, because I have a unique perspective on how to overcome and succeed, even when people don’t believe in you”

Find out what entrepreneur and author, Shawn Saunders finds to be the essence of her…

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black female attorneys

Top 10 Black Female Attorneys You Should Know

Ten black women from around the U.S. who use their J.D.'s to bring law and order to their communities

Check out this list of the top 10 black female attorneys you should know, where…

By Courtney McKenzie Newell

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Bahamas

Inaugural Bahamas International Women Empowerment Summit Kicks Off in October

A forum for women professionals and entrepreneurs from around the world to meet, learn, and inspire

Find out why you need to be among the worlds’s most powerful women at the…

By Safon Floyd

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leadership

Georgia State Rep. LaDawn Blackett Jones Balances Life and Leadership

How to create harmony at home and in the workplace

Georgia State Representative and Attorney at Law, Ladawn Blackett Jones discusses balancing life and leadership…

By Daron Pressley

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board

10 African American Board Directors You Need To Know

Black execs using their expertise to provide insight and oversight at top corporations

Check out this list of ten black men and women using their expertise to provide…

By Selena Hill

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marc howze

Deere Appoints Marc A. Howze to Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

Manufacturer announces major senior management changes

Manufacturer Deere & Company has announced changes to its senior management team. After spending more…

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How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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