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career advice

5 Career Advice Myths You Need to Dismiss

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When professionals face challenges along their career journey, they tend to solicit advice…

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Tech Entrepreneurs Bring the Silicon Valley Experience to Detroit

Reducing barriers to access

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JOURNi co-founders, Richard Grundy, Quiessence Phillips, and Brian McKinney are on a mission…

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Work Smarter, Not Harder: 4 Ways to Slay Your Day

Efficiency pays off

Self-awareness is key to slaying your goals. What are your top three daily priorities? What…

By Kandia Johnson

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6 Strategies to Negotiate a Pay Raise with Confidence

Go get that money!

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Ready to approach your employer about a pay raise? “Keep in mind that…

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4 Steps to Turn Your Expertise into Business

Your skills and knowledge are worth money. Here's how to calculate their value

Everyone has a skill they can teach someone. So whether you’re looking to turn your…

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Maternity Leave

Women Are Crowdfunding Their Maternity Leave in Droves

Technology comes into play where policy fails

New parents are using sites such as Plumfund to fund both maternity leave as well…

By Samara Lynn

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Taliah Waajid

Beauty Industry Vet Taliah Waajid Talks Inspiration, Innovation, and Success

Natural haircare expert shares about the struggles and joys of dealing with kinky, curly, coily hair

Beauty industry veteran Taliah Waajid discusses critical skills needed to succeed, and methods to reinvent…

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Women

6 Ways The Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit Changed My Life

Surrounded by approximately 900 black businesswomen in various fields, we were not minorities. And oh, there was nothing “minor” about these glorious women!

I was lucky enough to attend the 2017 Women of Power Summit in Phoenix, now…

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Andrew McCaskill

Coffee With: Nielsen Senior Vice President Andrew McCaskill

Andrew McCaskill, Senior Vice President of Global Communications & Multicultural Marketing at Nielsen, opens up…

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mind

In Case You Missed It: Get Your Mind and Money Right!

Spend this weekend getting caught up on best practices for financial well-being and success

Spend this weekend getting caught up on some of the content we published here at…

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5 Ways to Go From Co-Worker to Boss and Get R-E-S-P-E-C-T

Use these five tactics to make a smooth transition from co-worker to boss at your company

It’s not uncommon to start in a non-management position, then work your way up to…

By Nicole K. Webb

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WTF

Turning My “WTF?” Moment into a FTW (For The Win)

Setbacks along your journey to success can sometimes leave you thinking "WTF?"

Roy Broderick shares how he bounced back from several disappointing points in his career to…

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2020Shift and Uber Will Teach You All About Product Design

2020Shift, with the help of Uber, offers a tech course that is not coding-focused but fulfills a need

The course offering underscores the goals of 2020Shift, to highlight not only the necessity of…

By Samara Lynn

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Kimberly Blackwell

PMM Agency CEO Kimberly Blackwell Named Among Top Women in PR

PR News names Blackwell one of the most influential women in the game today

PR News, the go-to source for the communications and marketing, named Kimberly A. Blackwell among…

By Kali Wilder

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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…

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Career

BE’s Guide for Success in 2017: Your Career

Here's to professional success and prosperity in the New Year

Looking to prosper in your professional life next year? Here’s a round-up of articles that…

By Selena Hill

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explode

Want to Explode Your Success in 2017? Do These 3 Things

Now is the time to determine not just what you'd like to accomplish in 2017, but exactly how to go about accomplishing it

Want to set yourself apart from the crowd and put your career or your business…

By Dr. Avis

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StubHub

Farewell Facebook: Bärí A. Williams Joins StubHub

StubHub appoints Bärí A. Williams, Esq., as its new head of Business Operations, North America

Stubhub hires Facebook’s internet.org [solar-powered airplane] purchasing and procurement legal savant talent as Head of…

By Nathaniel J.

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Mistake

Messed Up At Work? 5 Tips to Recover From a Major Mistake

We've all been there. Here's how to recover from a major error made in the workplace

So, you made a mistake on the job. Haven’t we all? It is not the…

By Cameka Smith

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Chi Chin Enigwe

How This Entrepreneur’s Home Care Service Is Making a Difference

Chi Chin Enigwe, founder of the in-home health care service provider Able Mind & Body, is dedicated to helping elderly and disabled members of the community achieve a rich, independent lifestyle

Chi Chin Enigwe, owner of Able Mind & Body, is committed to using her platform…

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How To

change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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