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Women of Power Summit: Gift Your Sister Circle with Empowerment for 2017

Register now through January 1, 2017 using the code HOLIDAY for a $200 discount on…

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7 Black Military ‘Women of Power’ to Honor This Veterans Day

Acknowledging the often overlooked women in service.

Let’s celebrate the sacrifices and accomplishments of these powerful women, and all veterans, on this…

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Your Employer Should Invest In Your Future Starting Now

Find out how they can work for you while you work for them

Find out what your employer could be doing to actively invest in your professional development…

By Safon Floyd

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Black Female Entrepreneurs Shine on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’

In honor of National Women’s Small Business Month, this celebrates black female entrepreneurs from this season of ABC's "Shark Tank," while highlighting the value of African American women as small business owners in the American economy

Two teams of black female entrepreneurs – Angels and Tomboys and Lulu Bang – pitch…

By Brandon Andrews

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Ursula Burns May Have Been A Vice Presidential Running Mate

Ursula Burns, the most powerful black woman in business, may have been considered as a vice-presidential running mate

Ursula Burns, the only black woman to head an S&P 500 company, was one name…

By Samara Lynn

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Carla Harris

Carla Harris Shares “Pearls” on Success, Perception, and Power

The Wall Street executive and motivational speaker empowers a room full of women

Carla Harris has transformed her experiences, business expertise and success secrets into career advice that…

By Selena Hill

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Sharon Gill Shares Her Mentor Matchmaking Mixer Experience

The executive reveals what she learned and from whom

Chief Operations Officer of Gill Law Firm, Sharon A. Gill, reveals what she learned from…

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Malynda Gardner Shares Lessons on Mentorship

Women of Power Matchmaking Mixer mentor on her mentoring experience

Along my journey with my mentor I have found a friend, a coach, a therapist…

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Aflac Diversity Executive Talks Mentoring

Jo Anne Hill shares her Women of Power Mentor Matchmaking experience

The mentorship relationship is an avenue to work with someone who will invest time and…

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Mentoring: My Evolution – An ADP Executive Shares Her Experience

Dianne Greene, VP of Strategic Workforce Planning at ADP, talks being mentored and mentoring.

I’ve also evolved in my view of mentoring in that, I no longer believe that…

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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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wellness

The Mask of Wellness: When Is It OK for Women to Say, “I Am Not Well”?

Handle stress with these empowering tips for busy women

The great poet Langston Hughes, as he evoked the voice of black women, once wrote,…

By Dr. Atira Charles

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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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Women of Power: Vie Wilson Shares How African American Women Can Find Success in the Real Estate Industry

Real estate powerhouse Vie Wilson talks with Black Enterprise about how to achieve success in this competitive industry.

Real estate is a continuously growing and expanding industry. In any given major U.S. city,…

By Tia Walker

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Women of Power: Brie Bythewood Talks Success in the Growing Profession of Real Estate

A 10-year real estate industry veteran reveals the highs and lows of her career

The final installment of our African-American Women in Real Estate rests with Brie Bythewood.  The…

By Tia Walker

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5 Leadership Lessons from Carnival CEO Arnold Donald

Donald shares insights to his success at Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit

Carnival CEO offers leadership tips at Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit

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Celebrating a Lifetime of Excellence at Women of Power Summit

Black Enterprise honors the legacies of 4 powerful trailblazers at the 11th Annual Legacy Awards Gala

Black Enterprise honored the legacies of women who have blazed trails at the 2016 Black…

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This CEO Flipped Frustration into Shoes Women Can Get From Vending Machines

Dawn Dickson offers tips for aspiring entrepreneurs

This CEO proves frustration can be an opportunity for entrepreneurship.

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Women of Power – Moments to Remember from the Farewell Celebration

The evening concluded with a performance by legend Johnny Gill

In closing an amazing week of empowerment, networking, and truth-owning, Black Enterprise Women of Power…

By Safon Floyd

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Meet These Power Women CEOs Running Top Ad Agencies

These women are behind some of the most popular ad campaigns and have paved the way for more multicultural advertising and branding

These power women are no strangers to risk-taking, speaking up, championing diversity in their respective…

By Lisa Fraser

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How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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