Tag Archives: career advice

owning your power

Owning Your Power

YOU are always in control. YOU own your skills, your time, your knowledge and your resources

After graduating from college and working for seven years in a corporate environment, I decided…

By Rita P. Mitchell, CRC®

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graduate

My Advice for College Students Graduating in Media and Journalism

Here's the advice I shared directly with students majoring in journalism at Prairie View A&M University

Making the transition from college to the real world can be a scary transition. Here…

By Selena Hill

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gratitude

3 Easy Ways to Show Gratitude in the Workplace

Remembering to say “thank you” has a positive effect on your clients and staff

Not only is it an essential courtesy, but taking the time to write, say or…

By Selena Hill

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Career Goals

The Young Professionals Bucket List: Top 25 Career Goals to Hit by 40

Here's what young professionals need to do in order to make it to executive ranks or to the C-suite by 40

For young professionals aspiring to make it to executive ranks or the C-suite by age…

By Toni Howard Lowe

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How to network your way to success

Coach Dee Marshall Shows How to Network Your Way to Success

Women of Power Summit coach shares her best networking tips

Dee C. Marshall
 
 
 
 
Are you an entrepreneur looking to gain new business? Or a professional…

By Alisa Gumbs

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time management

Time Management: Work More Efficiently and Minimize Curve Balls Throughout the Day

You don't have time to waste time

Cut out tasks that can drain time, money, and resources. Instead, follow these tips to…

By Black Enterprise

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mentor

5 Tips for Finding the Perfect Professional Mentor

When it comes to finding a mentor there are five key things you should understand

If you desire to procure a mentoring relationship with a senior professional or executive, here…

By Toni Howard Lowe

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vision

4 Spiritual Ways to Bring Your Vision to Reality

When God opens a door for your vision to come to pass, nobody can close it

Pastor Marcus Gill, a Millennial who is making major moves, shares fours tips that he…

By Patrice Tartt

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Millennial

Lessons I Have Learned From My Millennial Friends

Learn about how spending quality time with millennials can change your entire outlook on life, and even the way you do things

Every day I see magazine and news articles, social media posts, and commercials talking about…

By Cameka Smith

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personal brand

5 Simple Ways to Close Out Your Work Week

Your Monday will thank you

Do these 5 simple things at the end of your work week to wrap up…

By Safon Floyd

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buffet line

Want Career Success? Then Stay Out Of the ‘Buffet Line’

What does it mean to get stuck in "the buffet line"? Rita Mitchell talks business ethics and career advancement with an example from the classroom

Honesty, hard work, integrity, and a determination to succeed will give you the very best…

By Rita P. Mitchell, CRC®

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morning

10 Things You’re Doing Wrong Every Morning

Change your routine, changes your life

Here are 10 things that you may be doing wrong first thing in the morning…

By Safon Floyd

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SmartApps

In Case You Missed It: Must-Reads of The Week

Here are the must-read pieces you missed this week

Here’s a round-up of some of the most interesting stories published on BlackEnterprise.com and around…

By Selena Hill

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side hustle

Mastering the Art of the Side Hustle

If you want your business to be respected as a top-tier company then treat it like one

Check out these 4 fundamental ways to make your side hustle and your money work…

By Danielle D. Hughes

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stress

5 Tips for Surviving Work after Inauguration Day

Many Americans are dealing with the looming anxiety of returning to the workplace post-inauguration

In wake of the incoming Trump administration, here are a few tips to help you…

By Toni Howard Lowe

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Why We Should Be Grateful for Our “Haters”

Critics can't hurt you unless you let them. But people cosigning on everything you do can kill you

For some people, the thought of having haters is as fascinating as wondering about life…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Tech Skills

5 Tech Skills to Learn in 2017 to Make That Paper

These tech skills are almost guaranteed job security

The New Year is a great time to learn new tech skills. These technologies are…

By Samara Lynn

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Baby Boomers

Tapping Into the Wisdom of Baby Boomers

Baby boomers and retirees have plenty of knowledge and wisdom to offer millennials and gen-Xers. In 2017, let's take advantage of it

Let’s put our age and other differences aside in order to tap into the valuable…

By Stephen L. Ball

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Disease

Ask Sheree: How to Deal With a Life Changing Diagnosis

Advice on how to cope after being diagnosed with an incurable disease that jeopardizes your career

Intuitive Life Strategist Sheree Franklin shares advice on how to cope after being diagnosed with…

By Sheree Franklin-Hill

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media

How I Landed a Cool, Full-Time Job in Media

Looking for a job isn't fun or easy—especially in the fields of media and journalism

Black Enterprise’s very own Selena Hill shares some of the tips, strategies and advice that…

By Selena Hill

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