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Cool Jobs: How One Young Designer is Charting Her Own Path in the Fashion Industry

Jesstia Usher talks the business behind her clothing line, Eyanatia

Fashion Designer Jesstia Usher talks getting her start in fashion and the highs and lows…

By Courtney Connley

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Maya Angelou’s Art Collection Up For Auction in New York City

Maya Angelou’s art collection up for auction on September 15, 2015, at 2:30 pm

Maya Angelou’s art collection goes up for auction on September 15, 2015

By Kandia Johnson

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Stephanie Ready Becomes First Full-Time Female NBA Analyst

Ready will move from sideline reporter to full-time analyst

FOX Sports Southeast names Stephanie Ready as the NBA’s first full-time female analyst for the…

By Courtney Connley

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U.S. Open: Serena Williams Takes First-Round Win on Path to Set Record for Women

Sports world on watch as tennis star may be first woman to win all four top tourneys in one season

Will Serena Williams become the first woman since Steffi Graff in 1988 to win the…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Dr. Nadia Brown’s Advice on Building a Successful Dream Team

Here are several strategies entrepreneurs can employ immediately to build an effective dream team

According to Dr. Nadia Brown, there comes a time to realize the necessity and value…

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Military Women are 10 Times More Likely to Experience Sexual Assault

A recent study by the Department of Veteran Affairs highlights sexual trauma in the U.S. military

A recent study by the Department of Veteran Affairs shows women are ten times more…

By Brittany Dandy

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Stephanie Hightower Becomes First Black Woman To Hold Seat on IAAF Council

USA Track & Field president landed one of six seats designated for women

Stephanie Hightower, USA Track & Field (USATF) president, was recently elected to IAAF Council, the…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Carol’s Daughter Creates Viral ‘Born and Made’ Campaign Celebrating Women

Celebrities join in to celebrate strength of women on social

Popular haircare and skincare brand Carol’s Daughter has launched the #BornandMade campaign, a new female…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Study: Low-Income Black Women Ignored After Hurricane Katrina

Residents of housing projects say redevelopment disregarded their needs

Research also indicated that the women were forced to move into expensive housing, and some…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Founder of MentorMe Talks Creating a Mentoring Platform for Youth

Britt Fitzpatrick creates mentoring platform focused on (K-12) and higher education mentoring

Britt Fitzpatrick Creates Mentoring Platform focused on (K-12) and higher education mentoring.

By Kandia Johnson

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8 Black Influencers to Follow for New York Fashion Week

For all things, New York Fashion Week — including trends, style tips, street-style, and runway news follow these fashion tastemakers on Twitter and Instagram

For all things, New York Fashion Week — including trends, style tips, street-style, and…

By Kandia Johnson

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Self-Taught Swimwear Designer Launches Swimsuit Line for all Sizes

Nigerian-based entrepreneur talks transitioning from supply chain management to fashion & swimwear designer

Nigerian-based entrepreneur talks transitioning from supply chain management to fashion & swimwear designer

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5 Fall Events Women Won’t Want to Miss

Just what you need to get out and network this autumn

We’ve got five amazing events happening this fall that women won’t want to miss.

By Brittany Dandy

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Danyel Smith Talks Content, Life, and Creativity at #HerAgendaLive

Renowned journalist shares her passion project HRDCVR and her life's story with women

Danyel Smith, shares her passion project HRDCVR and her life’s story with women at Her…

By Brittany Dandy

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Black Women Reign on September Magazine Covers

Check out celebs as they grace the cover of your favorite fashion, trade, and health mag

Check out black women as they grace the covers of your favorite fashion, trade, and…

By Brittany Dandy

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Why We Still Need Women’s Equality Day

Take a look at women's equality in 2015, 95 years after they won the right to vote

It’s Women’s Equality Day. Take a look at women in politics in 2015.

By Brittany Dandy

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Save the Date: Women of Power Summit 2016

Know Your Worth, Own Your Truth, Embrace Your Power

Black Enterprise has officially announced that the 2016 Women of Power Summit will be held…

By Safon Floyd

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Nation Commemorates Women’s Equality Day

Valerie Jarrett, senior presidential advisor, hosts Twitter chat to talk issues

Today, Aug. 26 is Women’s Equality Day, as declared by the White House, commemorating 95…

By Janell Hazelwood

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[STUDY] Black Women and Asian Men Underrepresented in Magazines

Despite black women getting Sept. covers, research shows that the playing field is still not diverse

A recent study by student and faculty researchers at the College of William & Mary…

By Janell Hazelwood

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When Starting a Business, Think Innovation Over Imitation

Myleik Teele, CEO of Curlbox, offers business advice to entrepreneurs

Myleik Teele, CEO of Curlbox, says when starting a business, think innovation over imitation

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