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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…

By Black Enterprise

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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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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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Kamau Bobb

Dr. Kamau Bobb Talks Encouraging Interest in STEM Education

Dr. Kamau Bobb shares advice for students pursuing STEM fields, part IV

Dr. Kamau Bobb shares advice for students pursuing STEM fields.

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Events

Summer ’16: Enlightening Events for Young Professionals

Add these events to your summer plans

The summer season brings out some of the best events across the country. Add these…

By Kandia Johnson

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Mentors

#SquadGoals: 5 Types of Mentors Everyone Needs to Succeed

Looking to get ahead in your career? Build a strong network

Looking to get ahead in your career? A strong network of mentors can help you…

By Kandia Johnson

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Career

White House Appointee Talks Finding a Purposeful Career in Public Service

Acacia Salatti talks leading a purpose-driven organization.

Acacia Salatti talks leading a purpose-driven organization and career in the public service industry.

By Kandia Johnson

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Ursula Burns

Ursula Burns to Step 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…

By Kandia Johnson

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3 Ways to Become Better at Managing People

Here are three ways you can become more efficient at managing people

Here are three ways you can become more efficient at managing people.

By Black Enterprise

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Dr. Kamau Bobb Talks Leadership and Diversity in STEM and Computer Science Education (Part I)

Dr. Bobb discusses leadership and diversity in STEM and CS education

Dr. Kamau Bobb is not your average academic. For starters, his commitment to quality education…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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L’Oréal Hosts Mentoring and Career Readiness Program for Young Women

High school and college students attend annual role model program

High school and college students attend annual role model program.

By Kandia Johnson

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‘Wandering Mom’ Tanai Benard Talks New Culture, New Life, and Overcoming Obstacles (Part II)

She wanted her children to know that they could experience the splendor of the world on a grand scale

She wanted her children to know that they could experience the splendor of the world…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Rashae Barnes Discusses How To Successfully Manage Career, Graduate School, and Entrepreneurship

Tips on how to manage your career, personal life, and entrepreneurial dreams

Working millennial Rashae Barnes talks balancing career, graduate school and entrepreneurship.

By Daron Pressley

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Launch Your Life With The Single Wives Club and “Ready To Werk”

Single Wives Club is an education and empowerment organization for single ladies who are preparing to become wives

Single Wives Club is an education and empowerment organization for single ladies who are preparing…

By Daron Pressley

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‘Wandering Mom’ Tanai Benard Talks Leadership and Giving Her Children the World, Literally (PartI)

Her children are excelling both academically and socially; they've even learned to speak and write Arabic

Her children are excelling both academically and socially. They’ve even learned to speak and write…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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7 Women Authors Who Could Serve as Your Digital Mentors

From self-improvement to career strategy, these authors are here to help guide you

Here, we’ve rounded up some powerful women authors who want to be your digital mentor…

By Lisa Fraser

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