Tag Archives: Women of Power

Carla Harris On Setting Boundaries in the Workplace and Advice to Younger Self

Harris opens up about the importance of owning your power

Carla Harris speaks at the Executive Leadership Foundation’s Mid-Level Manager’s Symposium and opens up about…

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Join the International Day of the Girl Child Campaign on Oct. 11

Here are four ways to celebrate "International Day of the Girl Child"

This year the theme is The Power of the Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030. Through…

By Kandia Johnson

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Beauty, Business & Boss Moves: Oprah’s Mane Man Andre Walker Talks Secrets to Success

Celebrity stylist shares tips for success and secrets to his longevity

Andre Walker has styled the crowns of many power women, most notably the Queen of…

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Congressman John Lewis Endorses Hillary Clinton

The Civil Rights legend states, "Hillary Clinton is the most qualified person to be president of the United States."

Lewis’ support is extremely important for Clinton’s campaign. The congressman stated, “I know her heart.…

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Meet Desiree Peterkin Bell: The Woman Changing the Face of Marathon Race Directors

How Desiree Peterkin Bell is carving her own path in a historically male-dominated field

Peterkin, recognized as a strategic planner, consummate communicator and political strategist, holds a master’s in…

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Serena Williams Talks Business, Branding, and Sports Performance

The tennis superstar is an ambassador for innovative sports brand MISSION

When I am competing and training I am 100% focused. But I love being an…

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NotMom Founder Talks Creating a Platform That Celebrates Career Women Without Children

Karen Malone Wright on her plan to create a supporting network for women without children

Karen Malone Wright talks The NotMom Summit and creating a space for career women without…

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The Future Belongs to the STEM-Savvy

As more girls code, more women sue, but who is ready to fill the tech gender gap?

The latest women’s revolt in the tech industry – a class action suit filed against…

By Caroline Clarke

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Ayesha Curry on the Key Family and Career Lessons She Hope to Pass to Her Daughters

"I hope they also take away that you can sort of have it all"

Superstar wife, mom and blogger Ayesha Curry opens up about her key to achieving work-life…

By Courtney Connley

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Cool Jobs: Hot 97’s TT Torrez on Beating the Odds to Be a Power Woman in Radio

Torrez opens up about her journey to finding career success

Hot 97’s TT Torrez talks her career journey in radio, views on showing emotion in…

By Courtney Connley

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[2016 Women of Power Summit] Register for Empowerment Now

Registration is currently open for individuals and groups for the 2016 event

Registration is officially open for the 2016 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit, March 9th-12th,…

By Safon Floyd

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‘In the Black’ Tour Bringing Business and Career Empowerment to Multicultural Women

Influencers head to 15 cities from East to West Coast to share secrets to success

The ‘In the Black’ Tour has kicked off its multi-city 2015 agenda, seeking to empower…

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[WATCH] Michelle Obama Steals the Spotlight at White House State Dinner

Her black Vera Wang dress was the talk of the Internet

FLOTUS steals the spotlight at White House State Dinner for Chinese President Xi Jinping.

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The Power Move: How to Successfully Turn Your Passion Into a Lucrative Career

International speaker and author, Cheryl Wood, shares how she left corporate America to find fulfillment

Award-winning author and international speaker Cheryl Wood shares how she found the courage to leave…

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New CEO Perri Irmer Expected to Boost DuSable Museum of African American History

Executive tasked with reviving Chicago institution and plans to collaborate with presidential library

Perri Irmer, fourth president and CEO of the DuSable Museum, is expected to help boost…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Entrepreneur Creates Online Community That Celebrates African Women

Louisa Kinoshi builds an online community for African makeup artists, beauty bloggers, and makeup enthusiasts

Beauty and tech entrepreneur Louisa Kinoshi built an e-commerce platform and online community for African…

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Zuri Hall Talks Landing Her Dream Job at E! News and the Power of Investing in Yourself

Hall shares her journey to making it as a national television host

E! News correspondent Zuri Hall opens up about her career journey and the power of…

By Courtney Connley

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Black Reproductive Justice Activists Gathering for National Strategy Summit

Washington, DC event to draw industry leaders in women's advocacy

Activists will gather in Washington, D.C. Sept. 25 to Sept. 29 for the first Annual…

By Janell Hazelwood

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[WATCH] Taraji P. Henson Talks Viola Davis’ Emmy Win on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’

The 'Empire' actress shares, "I think the universe is happy. Viola deserved that award."

On ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show,’ Taraji P. Henson discusses Viola Davis and her ground-breaking Emmy…

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Viola Davis and Regina King Make Emmy History

Davis quotes Harriet Tubman in her acceptance speech and envisions an equal playing field for black actresses

Viola Davis delivers moving speech as she becomes first black woman to win an Emmy…

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