Tag Archives: Career Advancement

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In It to Win It: 3 Strategies For Achieving Your Goals in 2016

Advice on how to keep your New Year's resolutions

Use these strategies to achieve goals in the new year and see ultimate success.

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Generation Boss: How Millennials Can Use Creative Talents to Fund Dreams

Photography entrepreneur Oye Diran shares three quick tips for success

Despite challenges, students find creative ways to succeed in their career goals while pursuing their…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Shonda Rhimes’ Year of Yes: Stay Open to the Unknown, You Might Be Surprised

Creator of Scandal and Grey's Anatomy talks new book and the year that changed her life

Year of Yes, published by Simon & Schuster, documents a year in which Rhimes, a…

By Rebecca Nichloson

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Be Inspired and Register Today! 7 Black Women of Power in Sports You May Not Know But Should

A new look at who is really calling the shots in athletics

BlackEnterprise.com exhibits these powerful women who hold their position in executive suites all across the…

By Safon Floyd

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3 Skills Schools Should Be Teaching the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

What skills are kids going to need 25 years from now?

In order to help a younger generation of entrepreneurs succeed, there are a few key…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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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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Foreign-Born Blacks More Likely to Be Self-Employed Than U.S.-Born Blacks

Research also finds gap in self-employed professionals creating hiring opportunities

Among the self-employed, more telling numbers came from their research when broken down by ethnicity,…

By Janell Hazelwood

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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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This Week’s Highlights: The Best and the Brightest

Top news and trends from the week of Oct. 19

We give you a round-up of this week’s highlights, from topics that sparked social media…

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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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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[WATCH] BE’s Stacey Tisdale Shares Her Insights on Millennials at Rider University

Mark your calendars for tonight at 6:30 p.m.

Tonight, Black Enterprise Senior Editor of Personal Finance Stacey Tisdale will be speaking to Millennials…

By Cristie Leondis

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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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The Executive Leadership Foundation to Honor Eric Holder and Kenneth Frazier

The former attorney general and the chairman & CEO of Merck will be lauded at this year's annual awards gala

“We are proud to honor the accomplishments of exceptional companies and individuals who represent black…

By Courtney Connley

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Ad Week 2015: Celebrities, Industry Leaders, and Media’s Top Execs Gather in NYC

Regulation and access issues in publishing and social are hot topics this year

This week, thousands of leaders in the advertising, media, business, tech, and marketing industries are…

By Janell Hazelwood

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New CEO Perri Irmer Expected to Boost DuSable Museum of African American History

Executive tasked with reviving Chicago institution and plans to collaborate with presidential library

Perri Irmer, fourth president and CEO of the DuSable Museum, is expected to help boost…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Global Connections for Women Foundation Hosts Free Event in Atlanta

GC4W Business Expo featuring panels on entrepreneurship and career advancement

The GC4W Atlanta Working Mom Business Expo will host industry and civic leaders to empower…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Navigating the Career Jungle: 3 Steps for Young Professionals for Advancement

Millennial coach and Levo League coach shares her secrets to success

Jacqueline V. Twillie, career coach and author of Amazon bestseller How to Survive the Career…

By Janell Hazelwood

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LeBron James Expands Education Program to Help Adults in His Hometown Earn Their GED

NBA superstar offers educational support to the parents of children enrolled in his program

LeBron James Family Foundation helps parents with children enrolled in the program earn their GED.

By Courtney Connley

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