Tag Archives: women professionals

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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Interior Design

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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advice

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.

By BlackEnterprise.com

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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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Melissa Proctor- ATL Hawks

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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