Tag Archives: Career

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6 Ways PR Professionals Can Take Their Career to the Next Level

The founder of AKR Public Relations offers practical leadership advice after more than a decade of PR experience

Founder of AKR Public Relations, Amanda K. Ruisi, has more than 15 years in the…

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How to Determine Whether You’re Hiring the Right Fit

How to fix the trend of hiring fast and firing fast

Many companies espouse the mantra “hire fast, fire fast.” Because every day a position is…

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Sakinah Ibrahim Talks Being Nominated For an NAACP Image Award

2016 NAACP Image Award nominee talks empowering the African diaspora youth through the Arts

2015 NAACP image award recipient talks empowering African diaspora youth through the Arts.

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Airbnb, Hubspot and Facebook Announced As Best Places to Work in 2016

Check out what makes these companies so great

Ready to jump ship? If so, the timing couldn’t be better to check out Glassdoor’s…

By Kandia Johnson

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Looking for Meaningful Work? Here Are 10 Jobs That Pay

Payscale reveals 2015 list of meaningful jobs in America

Payscale reveals 2015 list of meaningful work and job options in America.

By Kandia Johnson

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6 Non-Business Books for Business Leaders

Sometimes, the best business lessons come from unexpected places

Here are six non-business reads for business leaders.

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Cool Jobs: The Harlem Globetrotter

MTV director Ezinne Kwubiri talks traveling and handling business around the world

The Harlem Globetrotter, Ezinne Kwubiri, has been working with MTV over the last eight years…

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3 Ways to Be Ultra-Productive Every Day

Use these tips to be more efficient on a daily basis

We all want to get the most out of our work day. But culprits that…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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This Week’s Highlights: The Best and the Brightest

Check out the biggest stories of the week

Here is a recap of this week’s highlights from news, career, education, small business, lifestyle,…

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Thousands of MBAs Gather at NBMBAA Conference

The 37th annual event for black MBAs was a success

The National Black MBA Association (NMBAA) wrapped up their 37th annual conference in Orlando, FL.

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How to Recognize and Survive Career Doldrums

What to do when you feel like you're stagnating professionally

Whatever the reason you feel “down in the career dumps,” knowing how to recognize and…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Young Entrepreneur Turns Class Project into Successful Kids Transportation Company

How Aireal Taylor launched a kids transportation company to help parents solve everyday transportation challenges

How Aireal Taylor, founder of Kidz Cab, is helping parents solve everday transportation challenges.

By Kandia Johnson

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Founder of MentorMe Talks Creating a Mentoring Platform for Youth

Britt Fitzpatrick creates mentoring platform focused on (K-12) and higher education mentoring

Britt Fitzpatrick Creates Mentoring Platform focused on (K-12) and higher education mentoring.

By Kandia Johnson

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‘Our Family Dinner’ Unites Young Professionals For Social Gathering and Family-Style Dinners

Founder talks promoting authentic social interactions and planning for global expansion

Founder of Family Dinner talks promoting authentic social interactions, and global expansion.

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How Strong Is Your Money Mindset?

Financial Planner, Michael F. Kay provides tips on how to determine your economic success

Use these tips to squeeze the gap between your economic potential and see results.

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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US Army Will Adapt Leadership Training to Benefit Future Leaders

Enhanced program promotes problem-solving and tactical skills

As part of the army’s plan to adapt leadership training, each training program has undergone…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Strategies for Building Your Emotional Intelligence

Improve your outcomes in the workplace and beyond

Emotional intelligence is our ability to be aware of, influence, and express our emotions, and…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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[RECAP] ‘Leadership Her Way’ Event Continues in Washington D.C.

Sherry Williams' brings together dynamic, female entrepreneurs

Leadership Her Way featured dynamic female entrepreneurs with a wealth of knowledge to share.

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Tia Mowry-Hardrict Shares 5 Work/Life Lessons Learned

Actress, entrepreneur and mom offers life and work advice to the woman who wants it all

Actress, entrepreneur, and mom Tia Mowry-Hardrict offers five pieces of life and work advice to…

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Lisa Leslie Talks Upcoming Induction into Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame

Gold Medalist talks career journey and induction into the Women's basketball Hall of Fame

Lisa Leslie, Gold Medalist and first woman to dunk in a professional game, talks career…

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