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The Secret Advice One Veteran Music Executive Would Give Her Younger Self

Camille Hackney on her journey from Wall Street and the value of following your heart

Find out what career advice music executive Camille Hackney would give her younger self

By Courtney Connley

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First African American Woman to Receive Harvard MBA Talks Power of Persistence, Resilience, and Courage (Part III)

Lillian Lincoln Lambert continues the conversation in Part III

In Part III, the first African American woman to receive Harvard MBA continues to tell…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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National Poetry Month: 5 Young Black Wordsmiths Who ‘Rock the Mic’

The roots of hip-hop are still alive and these word slingers are ruling the day

It’s the 20th Anniversary of National Poetry Month

By Janell Hazelwood

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These 5 Women on Snapchat Inspire Others With Healthy Living Tips

Getting fit in a snap

Here are five women on Snapchat you can follow to get your inspiration, workouts, and…

By Mia N. Hall

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Daisy Lewellyn, Author and ‘Blood, Sweat & Heels’ Star, Dies

Beauty expert and host succumbs to cancer at 36

Daisy Lewellyn, author, beauty expert and reality TV cast member of “Blood, Sweat & Heels,”…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Study Finds Women’s Participation in Sports Has a Positive Impact on Career Success

Women who are former athletes are more likely to be engaged in the workforce

A recent Gallup and Purdue study finds that playing sports has a positive impact on…

By Courtney Connley

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Simple Rules for Avoiding Havoc at Home for ‘Breadwinning’ Women

Work-life balance is not a women's issue; men also feel that tug-of-war

Work-life balance is not a women’s issue; men also feel that tug-of-war.

By Gary Rawlins

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Q&A with Music Artist Advocate Nicole George-Middleton

The senior vice president of membership for the advocacy organization talks about about her role, navigating the business and the legacy she’s building

The senior vice president of membership for the advocacy organization talks about about her role,…

By Kali Wilder

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5 Practical Tips for Every Current and Aspiring Businesswoman

Be bold in your willingness to take risks, learn new skills and share your ideas

Be bold in your willingness to take risks, learn new skills and share your ideas.

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Top Cities Where Women Entrepreneurs Make the Most Money

New York has more but Dallas, Texas, women business owners earn the most

New York has more, but Dallas, Texas, women business owners earn the most.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Think Global, Act Local [Part 2]: How One Washington D.C Organization Makes Positive Impact

WANDA founder Tambra Raye talks ways to make a difference internationally

A Washington D.C. organization, Think Global Act Local, talks ways to make a global impact.

By Kandia Johnson

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[Entrepreneur of the Week] How Rica Elysée Launched Uber-Style Beauty Service for Women of Color

Beauty entrepreneur talks launching beauty on-location service

Rica Elysée created BeautyLynk, an on-location beauty booking platform delivering salon quality hair, make-up, and…

By Kandia Johnson

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Women’s History Month: Olympian and WNBA Star Tamika Catchings Shares Stories of Triumph in New Book

Champion baller talks overcoming disability and the league's role as a inspiration for female athletes

WNBA baller Tamika Catchings shares insights on her new book, overcoming being born with a…

By Mia N. Hall

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Think Global, Act Local [Part 1]: How One Washington D.C Organization Makes Positive Impact

Local organization talks ways to make a global impact

A Washington D.C. organization, Think Global Act Local, talks ways to make a global impact.

By Kandia Johnson

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Atlanta Hawks Chief Marketing Officer Talks the State of Diversity for Women in Sports Today

Melissa Proctor sheds light on the progression of the NBA

Melissa Proctor talks about her journey to the Atlanta Hawks and the state of diversity…

By Courtney Connley

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DigitalunDivided Announces Innovation Center for Black and Hispanic Women

digitalundivided launched BIG Innovation Center focusing on women of color-owned startups

DigitalunDivided launched BIG Innovation Center focusing on women of color-owned startups.

By Samara Lynn

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Sowing Seeds: 3 Fundamental Focus Areas That Produce Harvest of Success

Zelia Z. Wiley, Ph.D., interim associate provost at Kansas State University, shares tips

Zelia Z. Wiley, Ph.D., interim associate provost at Kansas State University, shares three fundamentals that…

By Marquita Miller

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GrassROOTS Community Foundation Hosts Weekend of Empowerment for Girls

Board member Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter helps raise awareness for well-being of young women

Board member Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter helps raise awareness for well-being of young women.

By Kimberly Wilson

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Women’s History Month: Leslie Morris and ‘Women of the Dream’

Making a way for disadvantaged girls

Women of the Dream holds culturally relevant workshops in public schools for 7th and 8th…

By Robin White Goode

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Women’s History Month: The Shark Tank vs. The Dolphin Tank Approach To Raising Capital

Tips on how women can get the money they need to start and grow their businesses

Tips on how women can get the money they need to start and grow their…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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