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NFL Players Association Sponsors Finance Workshops for High School Students

“I can’t think of a better use of our time as men, but especially as…

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The One Thing You Need To Do To Really Make Your Business Grow

You've grown and established your business, now it needs to be nurtured

Taking a step back from the “bells and whistles” of running a business in the…

By Shakira M. Brown

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Retired Marine Colonel and CEO: ‘Leading Is Not For the Weak’

'There is no doubt that great leaders require fortitude'

As CEO of Fortitude Consulting, Col. Boggs provides leadership development for individuals and organizations that…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Ahyiana Angel (Image: Switch, Pivot or Quit)

Former NBA Publicist Starts Podcast for Women Looking to Make Career Transitions

'I bet on myself and won,' says former publicist-turned-podcaster Ahyiana Angel

“Have you noticed that we are no longer living in a world where ambitious people…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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support

How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

You have the knowledge; now apply the strategy to establish yourself as an expert in your field

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

By Kandia Johnson

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Better Manager

Want to Become a Better Manager? Make Sure You’re Doing These Things

The more effective you are as a manager, the happier your employees will be

Here are some great ways you can use new and emerging technology to be a…

By Selena Hill

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FlyTechnista Is Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead

A fly new platform for advancing women in the tech industry

TeLisa Ward, the founder of Flytechnista, talks to increasing the participation, visibility, and leadership of…

By Kandia Johnson

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6 Essential Skills Necessary for Success But Not Taught in School

You can't learn everything from books

Whether you’re an employee or entrepreneur, make a commitment to life-long learning and put yourself…

By Kandia Johnson

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11 Denzel Washington Characters That Define Business Leadership

Here's why Denzel Washington's movies should be shown in business schools

Many of Washington’s characters displayed the same leadership characteristics that self-help guru Napoleon Hill describes…

By Preston Charles

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scale

Must-Read New Business Book for Millennials: ‘Focus in Action is Great Leadership’

A new book outlines what it takes for millennials to develop into powerful business leaders

Focus in Action is Great Leadership: 10 Tenets of Leadership & Professional Excellence” helps build…

By Preston Charles

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Your Résumé Sucks: 4 Ways to Get Your Résumé Noticed

Creating a killer résumé is surprisingly difficult

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Writing a résumé is one the most daunting, yet imperative tasks you will…

By Cameka Smith

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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…

By Daron Pressley

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encourage

7 Ways to Encourage Your Team to Aim Higher

It’s not just their leadership skills that will soar. Your business will, too

Knowing how to motivate your employees is almost more important than knowing how to run…

By Selena Hill

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The Women’s Global Leadership Initiative’s Global Advisory Board Talks Leadership and Empowering Women

These leading ladies share empowering tips on how to achieve success through leadership

I spoke to the members of my Women’s Global Leadership Initiative—Global Advisory Board about all…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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black women

Black Women Making an Impact in Corporate America

Recognizing corporate social responsibility officers working in underserved communities

In a world filled with challenges and endemic social ills, it’s refreshing to know that…

By Christal Jackson

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support

5 Ways Leaders Can Truly Support Their People

An investment in your team is an investment in the future of your business

This advice can be easily implemented into your company’s strategy to help you form an…

By Selena Hill

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corner office

From Race To Office Politics, What Really Happens In The Corner Office

Nationwide’s Gale King and AT&T’s Cynthia Marshall Share Rules of Success and Survival in Corporate America

A panel of experts at the 2017 Women of Power Summit offered attendees an insider’s…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Lucinda Cross

Lucinda Cross Knows What It Takes to Be a Queen Boss

Lucinda Cross, the "Queen Boss," discusses her personal and professional journey

Bestselling author Lucinda Cross describes her personal and professional evolution in this interview, which underscores…

By Patrice Tartt

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Beauty Pageants

More Black Girl Magic is Needed in Beauty Pageants

There are several reasons why more African American women should consider competing for titles

Beauty pageants are more than just winning a crown and sash. It is big business…

By macklinc

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black women

5 Leadership Tips for Female CEOs

Here are five things female executives should consider, when implementing effective leadership tactics

Many female executives are breaking the glass ceiling and leading successful business all across the…

By Stephanie Chung

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How To

Apply to More Than 50 HBCUs at Once With the Common Black College Application

Students can apply to 52 of the more than 100 HBCUs by completing just one…

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Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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