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Publicist Kiki Ayers

How a Formerly Homeless L.A. Publicist Uses Her Network to Increase Her Net Worth

When looking at publicist Kiki Ayers, the last thing you would suspect is that she…

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Domestic violence survivor Maleeka Holloway

How a Victim of Domestic Violence Rebuilt Her Career After Leaving Her Abuser

Survivor and entrepreneur Maleeka Hollaway shares her tips

Domestic violence is a hidden yet harsh reality for many women who show up at…

By Kandia Johnson

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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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Tiny but Mighty–in Grandma’s Hands

One of our contributors shares the legacy of her grandmother's love and power

Over the last two months, I experienced three major events, all of which made me…

By Rita P. Mitchell

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Millennial Bosses: 3 Tips to Take Your #BlackGirlMagic Global

Saran Kaba Jones, founder of Face Africa talks starting small and getting great rewards

Saran Kaba Jones, 34, is a Boston-based powerhouse who decided in 2009 to build a…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Winning in Real Estate: How One Woman Has Found Multimillion-Dollar Success

Jane Bond of The Bond Group shares insights on how to win big in selling luxury

Jane Bond reached a recent landmark in her career: She represented the owners of a…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Millennial Women: 4 Steps to Ensure the Retirement of Your Dreams

Realistic ways to fund the best golden years

Most retirement savings advice can be beneficial to anyone, no matter their sex. But, young…

By Janell Hazelwood

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remote work

Live in These States? You May Want to Consider Remote Work

If you'd rather clock-in from home—or from anywhere other than a stuffy office cubicle—here are the top states to find flexible work locations

A recent report by FlexJobs lists the states that offer the most remote work along…

By Janell Hazelwood

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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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salary negotiation

Ladies, Get Your 20% Back: 3 Tips for Salary Negotiation to Close the Wage Gap

It's time to level the playing field

In a business world where women still earn less than men, you can use salary…

By Janell Hazelwood

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home

A Single Woman’s Guide to Buying Her First Home

Don't get caught up in stigma; realize your dreams with these steps

Single and still waiting to invest in the home of your dreams? More women are…

By Janell Hazelwood

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financial mistakes

5 Smart Saving Tips for Single Women to Build Wealth

Whether it's saving for a dream home or just a rainy day, get started now

Whether’s it’s for that dream home, vacation adventure or just for a rainy day, start…

By Janell Hazelwood

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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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5 of the World’s Best Train Adventures

Explore new journeys in an engaging way via rail

Looking for a new type of vacation in 2015? Exploring some of the worlds’ most…

By Kandia Johnson

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Vacation

5 Ways to Begin Saving for Your Dream Vacation

Start planning and saving for your dream destination today

Everyone deserves to travel, but money always seems to get in the way. Here are…

By Ashley M Fox

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Paycheck

Tired of Living Paycheck to Paycheck? Escape Now

Because exhibiting champagne taste while on a beer budget can be detrimental to achieving your financial goals

If you are tired of feeling like you don’t have enough to save or spend…

By Ashley M Fox

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stuck

Has a Recent Career Decision Left You Feeling Stuck?

Senior Brand Marketing Manager Yvonne Bryant shares tips to overcome feeling stuck in a career rut

Has a recent career decision left you feeling stuck? Yvonne Bryant Senior Brand Marketing Manager…

By Elisha Lowe RN, BSN, MBA

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sole

Soul to Sole, Stepping Into Destiny Part II

Creating a walking testimony of faith, dedication, and drive

Soul to Sole
During our interview, one thing that really stood out to me was hearing Tiannia describe…

By Candace Boggan

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Is It Time To Put a Limit On Your Student Loan Stress?

You can be in denial, angry, depressed, confused, and even hurt when it comes to…

By Ashley M Fox

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corporate board seats

4 Ways Black Women Can Position Themselves for Corporate Board Seats

How women of color can break the glass ceiling and earn a seat on their corporate board of choice

In 2013, MetricStream Inc. CEO Shellye Archambeau received a call from Verizon Chairman and CEO…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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