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The Struggle Continues for Women to Become CEOs

Just one woman was named CEO of a major company in the U.S. and Canada in 2015

New study shows just one woman was named CEO of a major company in U.S.…

By Courtney Connley

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How Gena Lovett Became One of Boeing’s Top Female Executives

Lovett opens up about being a power woman in manufacturing

Boeing’s VP of Operations for Defense, Space and Security shares her secrets to success as…

By Courtney Connley

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Phylencia Taylor Helps Beauty Pros Navigate the New Age of Beauty

Beauty culturalist writes a book to address "new age" of beauty business

Beauty culturalist writes a book to address “new age” of beauty business.

By Kandia Johnson

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Waist Gang Winning: 5 Tips for Young Bosses to Turn Product into Profit

Nakeitha "PreMadonna" Felder shares her business journey

Nakeitha “PreMadonna” Felder, CEO of Waist Gang, has become a business and Web sensation, attracting…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Top Takeaways from #BESummit Twitter Chat with Lisa Price

The haircare and beauty entrepreneur dishes on turning passion to purpose

Discover the top ten takeaways from Black Enterprise’s Twitter Chat with founder of Carol’s Daughter,…

By Cristie Leondis

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Balancing Boss Moves and Health: One CEO’s Fitness and Wellness Journey

Dr. Krystal Conner, CEO of Enviro AgScience Inc., talks keeping it all together with wellness

Check out this article on balancing boss moves and health, wellness, and nurturing yourself.

By Janell Hazelwood

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Nicki Minaj Advice to Women: ‘Don’t Ever Be Ashamed to Ask for The Top Dollar’

From day one, Minaj knew she would be the boss in her career

Nicki Minaj talks to Time about the importance of women being unapologetic about demanding more…

By Courtney Connley

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3 Reasons Women Should Consider Freelancing in Today’s Market

Freelancers and temps are expected to represent more than 40% of the workforce by 2020

Discover the three reasons women should consider freelancing.

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First African American Woman to Receive Harvard MBA

Know that you will be knocked down from time to time, but be willing to get up and try again, part IV

Know that you will be knocked down from time to time, but be willing to…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Google Executive Shares the Best Advice She Would Give Her Younger Self

Bonita Stewart on the advice she would tell millennials today

Find out what advice Google executive Bonita Stewart would give her younger self

By Courtney Connley

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How This Working Mom Made a Successful Transition From Interior Design to Education

Tutor Doctor owner shares her journey of finding her calling

Nika Fouquet opens up about how she successfully transitioned from the interior design business to…

By Courtney Connley

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What One Boeing Executive Says She Does to Achieve Work-Life Balance

Gena Lovett shares tips on how she juggles work and family

Find out what Boeing executive Gena Lovett says she does to achieve work-life balance

By Courtney Connley

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10 Common Health Issues Entrepreneurs Face

Take heed to protect your biggest asset: Your well-being

With busy schedules and high stress, many entrepreneurs face health issues. Here are 10 to…

By Janell Hazelwood

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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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