Tag Archives: millennials

Job hunting

6 Facts Every Job Seeker Should Know About Job Hunting

A new study from Career Builder reveals surprising facts for job hunters

Do you think your college degree is enough to land a new job? If so,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Emoticons

Before You Hit Send: Should You Use Emojis And Emoticons At Work?

Survey reports managers and workers have mixed emotions about emojis and emoticons

Survey reports managers and workers have mixed emotions about emojis and emoticons.

By Kandia Johnson

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Millennials

Millennials Face Unusual Burdens When Caring For Aging Parents

Portrait of a millennial providing eldercare

“Members of the millennial generation (ages 18 to 34) have a reputation for being self-involved.…

By Stacey Tisdale

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resume

5 Creative Ways to Add New Skills to Your Resume This Summer

Activities you can do this summer to boost your career

Summer is officially here, which means it’s the official season of fun; with beach days,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Young Boss

How This Young Boss Handled Self-Doubt and Naysayers

Handle non-believers with care...here's how

Chinasa Gift Nwokocha is a Villanova University college student and founder of Ataria NYC, a…

By Kandia Johnson

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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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millennials

How Millennials are Changing the Color of America

Minorities are becoming the majority in more U.S. states

Yes, millennials are worthy of attention. They are smart. They are creative. They are passionate…

By Stacey Tisdale

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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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Young Entrepreneurs

Here are the Top Things Young Entrepreneurs Worry About

The need to succeed at any cost, can be a huge stress to carry

Young entrepreneurs, especially newer entrepreneurs, are constantly pushed to succeed. While success can be defined…

By Black Enterprise

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Millennials

How These Millennials Landed a Spot on ‘Crain’s 20 in Their 20’s List’

Young executives on what it takes to stand out in your industry

These millennials share what it takes to stand out in your industry.

By Kandia Johnson

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Clinton

Clinton Unveils Technology and Innovation Strategy

Hillary Clinton outlines plan to strengthen computer science education at the grade school level and relieve the student loan burden

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton outlined a technology-focused agenda on Tuesday. Her plan also…

By Samara Lynn

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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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credit cards

Millennials Shying Away From Credit Cards

The pros and cons of credit cards

“A credit card shouldn’t be seen as taboo. Used correctly, a credit card can…

By Stacey Tisdale

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millennials

Bottomline: Millennials Want Purpose

What happens when money no longer motivates?

Find out what drives millennials to strive for the next level. Spoiler alert: it isn’t…

By Safon Floyd

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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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Millennial

Millennial Success Secrets

If you're a young entrepreneur looking to get on the fast track to success, check out Micha's course: From College To The Real World

If you’re a young entrepreneur looking to get on the fast track to success, check…

By Black Enterprise

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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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Work

This Former Model Taught Miss USA How to Work a Room And It Paid Off

Expert runway coach, Lu Sierra shares strategies for killer confidence

As the woman who’s coached five of the top 10 ladies of Miss USA 2016, including the…

By Kandia Johnson

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crowdfunding

New Crowdfunding Site Designed for Youth and Millennial Entrepreneurs

New crowdfunding platform for young entrepreneurs raises over $100,000 in first month

An ambitious new crowdfunding platform aims to do more than just host a fundraiser for…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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