Tag Archives: Women of Power

New Mentoring Program Aims to Help Lesbian Entrepreneurs

How to Solve the Sponsorship Gap in Your Career

Top executives explain the difference between having a mentor and sponsor

Leading women from corporate America share insight on how to achieve a sponsorship.

By Courtney Connley

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Top 5 Benefits of Having More than One Mentor in Your Circle

Executive coach Mary Pender Greene shares the pros to having multiple mentors

Career and executive coach Mary Pender Greene offers advice on the benefits of having more…

By Courtney Connley

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Experience the Photo Highlights From Black Enterprise’s Women of Power Summit!

Lasting memories and connections at a phenomenal event

The Women of Power Summit kicked off with excitement, new friends, and plenty of activity.…

By Maryann Reid

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Memorable Moments from Women of Power: Day 1

Attendees embark on a journey to know their worth, own their truth, and embrace their power

As expected, the 2016 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit kicked off with a burst…

By Safon Floyd

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How To Be Your Authentic Self

Unmask and reveal the real you in your personal and professional life

Atira Charles, Ph.D, led a full room on how to discover your most authentic self…

By Maryann Reid

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Meet Nzinga Shaw: The NBA’s First Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Shaw talks working with the Atlanta Hawks and expanding opportunities for women and people of color in sports

Atlanta Hawks chief diversity and inclusion officer talks the state of diversity in sports today…

By Courtney Connley

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Star Jones Talks Winning in Your Career

What it takes to handle the big leagues no matter the job, position, or industry

BlackEnterprise.com caught up with Ms. Jones to discuss staying in the Big Leagues by transferring…

By Safon Floyd

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#PledgeForParity: International Women’s Day Launches with Empowerment and Advocacy

Corporate partners and advocates support equal opportunities for women in business, career and society at large

#PledgeforParity is the official theme for International Women’s Day, and people worldwide will take a…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Women of Power: Kicking off 3 Days of Empowerment

Professionals seek to full know their worth, own their truth, and embrace their power at the 2016 Summit

TOMORROW mid- to senior-level managers, “C-level” decision makers, executives, and professionals will gather for 3…

By Safon Floyd

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Social Media Success: 3 Simple Steps to Boost Global Customers via Instagram

How beauty entrepreneur Sushana Cole increased her worldwide visibility using Instagram

Beauty entrepreneur Shushana Cole was able to take her Jamaica-based line global with a few…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Vanessa Williams Joins Star Jones for New VH1 Drama Series

The series will follow the antics of five ladies on a popular talk show

Vanessa Williams tapped to play in Star Jones VH1 scripted drama series called “Satan Sisters,”…

By Courtney Connley

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5 Important Tips for Choosing the Best Accountability Partner

Select the partner(s) that will get you where you need to be

Find accountability and hold steadfast as you embark on your goal attaining journey.

By Safon Floyd

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[Entrepreneur of the Week] Female Surgeon Turned Social Entrepreneur Talks Turning a Setback into Success

Dr. Bonnie Mason launches a non-profit organization to address healthcare disparities

Dr. Bonnie Mason, a female surgeon, launches non-profit organization to address healthcare disparities.

By Kandia Johnson

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From $15,000 to $400,000: What You Didn’t Know About the Lace-Front Wig Business

Tyann Hodges, founder of Allure & More, shares tips to success in launching her business

Tyann Hodges, founder of Allure & More took $15,000 to launch a lace-front wig and…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Women of Power: Strategies from the C-Suite

All you need to know from the best and brightest female executives at the Women of Power Summit

This panel of the biggest, baddest, richest, female entrepreneurs in the nation will provide…

By Safon Floyd

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5 Female History Makers of 2016 You Need To Know

Power women who are etching their names in the history books

Five modern day women who have made history in 2016

By Courtney Connley

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Meet the School Principal Revolutionizing Education for Public School Students in Brooklyn

How Nadia Lopez is changing the conversation about public school education

How school principal Nadia Lopez is changing the conversation about public school education.

By Kandia Johnson

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Does a Financial Loss with Weight Watchers Mean a Loss of the ‘Oprah Effect’?

Winfrey loses $27 million amid Weight Watchers bad financial report

With recent numbers showing a major financial loss at Weight Watchers, many are wondering if…

By Courtney Connley

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Melissa Harris-Perry and MSNBC Set Parting Ways Amid Public Dispute

TV journalist's contract is still active but she won't be the host of her namesake program

MSNBC has confirmed it is parting ways with TV journalist Melissa Harris-Perry amid public dispute…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Amy DuBois Barnett’s 10 Tips for Dealing with a Career Crisis

DuBois Barnett shares lessons of resilience as she gears up for the 2016 Women of Power Summit

Here are 10 tips on how to find the silver-lining during a career crisis.

By Safon Floyd

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