Tag Archives: Career

Author

This Woman Created Multiple Streams of Revenue from her Success as a Self-Published Author

Schoolteacher turned CEO and film producer talks creating life on her own terms

Like many people, Tressa Smallwood, a former schoolteacher, started out on the straight and narrow…

By Kandia Johnson

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Career Path

5 Ways to Carve Your Own Career Path

Stand out in your chosen field with these 5 tips.

You may have heard the phrase “carve your own path,” but the million-dollar question is,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Beauty Culture

How Madam C.J. Walker Beauty Culture is Celebrating Women Who Defy the Odds

The #ICanSheDid campaign honors women who continue to defy the odds

Earlier this week, Madam C.J. Walker Beauty Culture launched a new digital campaign called “I…

By Kandia Johnson

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Sister 2 Sistah

Two Media Professionals and Co-founders of Sister 2 Sistah are Taking Houston by Storm

Rebecca Briscoe and Nakia Cooper, the media powerhouses behind Sister 2 Sistah, discuss the inspiration behind their mentoring program and more

When you think of people wearing many hats, you may need about a dozen heads…

By Daron Pressley

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College

Only 40 Percent of College Seniors Feel Their College Experience Prepared Them For a Career

Are college graduates prepared for a successful career?

Every summer, like clockwork, more than 2 million students graduate and expect to enter the…

By Kandia Johnson

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Womeneur

How the Womeneur Platform Helps Female Entrepreneurs Thrive In Business

Womeneur connects, motivates, and educates female entrepreneurs

Womeneur connects, motivates, and educates female entrepreneurs.

By Kandia Johnson

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Instagram

How This Woman Monetized Her Instagram Presence

Ready to monetize your Instagram presence? Check out these tips.

Ready to monetize your Instagram presence? Check out these tips.

By Kandia Johnson

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Diversity

Meet the Global Head of Diversity at Dropbox

Judith Williams shares how Dropbox fosters innovation through a diverse workforce

Judith Williams shares how Dropbox fosters innovation through a diverse workforce.

By Kandia Johnson

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vivian nixon

This Woman Went From Prison to Executive Leader of a Major Organization

Executive talks tips for helping formerly incarcerated millennials rejoin the workforce

Executive talks tips for helping formerly incarcerated millennials rejoin the workforce. 

By Kandia Johnson

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what to wear to work

Summer Workwear: 7 Questions To Help You Decide What to Wear to Work

Tips on what to wear to work during the summer

Is what to wear to work during the summer driving you mad? From wardrobe to…

By Kandia Johnson

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international day of purpose

Join Today’s International Day of Purpose – Here’s What To Do

International Day of Purpose celebrates the power of meaningful work.

On June 20, the first ever International Day of Purpose will take place in cities across…

By Kandia Johnson

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united states of women summit

Highlights From The United States of Women Summit

This two-day summit empowers and educates women on gender equality, social change, and innovation

On June 14, over 5,000 women from across the country gathered in Washington D.C. for…

By Kandia Johnson

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Ancestry

Meet the Woman Helping People Discover Secrets About Their Ancestry

Kenyatta D. Berry talks helping people uncover family history.

This is the second part of an amazing interview with Kenyatta D. Berry; a lawyer, technology…

By Kandia Johnson

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career

Things You Tell Yourself About Your Career That Are Wrong

To do good work, it still takes the basic building blocks: dedication, honing your skill set, listening to constructive feedback, improving and growing

To do good work, it still takes the basic building blocks: dedication, honing your skill…

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michelle obama

Michelle Obama Speaks Candidly About Dealing With Haters

First Lady Michelle Obama discusses trailblazing the path for next generation of women with Oprah

At the United States of Women Summit in Washington D.C., First Lady Michelle Obama sat…

By Kandia Johnson

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Young Entrepreneurs

3 Productive and Purposeful Things to do During a Gap Year

Taking a year off before college? Tips to make yourself more marketable

Recently, when Malia Obama, President Barack and Michelle Obama’s oldest daughter, announced she was taking…

By Kandia Johnson

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Lu Sierra

Meet Lu Sierra: The Runway Coach Behind Miss USA Winner Deshauna Barber

Former model turned teaching presences and empowerment into a successful business

Behind this year’s Miss USA pageant, is Lu Sierra, a runway expert who coached five of the…

By Kandia Johnson

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Women summit

3 Reasons Why You Should Live Stream the United State of Women Summit on June 14

Livestream #StateofWomen Summit on Tuesday, June 14.

On Tuesday, June 14, the White House is welcoming over 5,000 women to the United State of…

By Kandia Johnson

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Young women

These Young Women Prove Collaboration Wins Over Competition

Ready to get ahead in your career? Think collaboration vs. competition

The trailblazers behind The Powerful Women’s Weekend represent a new breed of entrepreneurs and change makers—ones…

By Kandia Johnson

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Business Partner

How LinkedIn Helped This Woman Find a Business Partner

Co-founder of COLOUR talks tips for finding a business partner

Co-founder of COLOUR talks tips for finding a business partner.

By Kandia Johnson

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