Tag Archives: young professionals

employee loyalty

Why Employers are Facing Declining Employee Loyalty

Looking to hire millennials? If so, you may be faced with a loyalty challenge

Looking to hire Millennials? If so, you may be faced with a loyalty challenge.

By Kandia Johnson

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Emeka Okoye

[Recap] #TECHCNXT: Twitter Chat with Emeka Okoye

Samara Lynn interviews the CEO and Chief Architect of Cymantiks Nigeria Limited, Emeka Okoye

On July 26, Black Enterprise held a Twitter chat with CEO and Chief Architect at…

By Cristie Leondis

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career

Considering a Career in Politics? Here’s What to Keep In Mind

Critical success factors for a career in politics

Critical success factors for a career in politics

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Fashion Company

This College Student Started a Fashion Company in Her Dorm Room

Chinasa Gift Nwokocha talks juggling college and entrepreneurship

Chinasa Gift Nwokocha talks juggling college and entrepreneurship.

By Kandia Johnson

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Female Entrepreneurs

Female Entrepreneurs and Their Rising Roles in Business

While there are still, and always will be, horror stories about being a woman in a powerful position, some female CEOs and entrepreneurs have noted progress for the better

While there are still, and always will be, horror stories about being a woman in…

By Black Enterprise

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pay gap

Gender Pay Gap in Technology is Biggest in Atlanta

Survey reveals the gender pay gap in tech industry by age, ethnicity, education, location, and department

It’s no secret that the tech industry has a diversity problem—especially when it comes to…

By Kandia Johnson

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resume

5 Creative Ways to Add New Skills to Your Resume This Summer

Activities you can do this summer to boost your career

Summer is officially here, which means it’s the official season of fun; with beach days,…

By Kandia Johnson

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College

Only 40 Percent of College Seniors Feel Their College Experience Prepared Them For a Career

Are college graduates prepared for a successful career?

Every summer, like clockwork, more than 2 million students graduate and expect to enter the…

By Kandia Johnson

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Global Success

Networking to Global Success: 3 Savvy Tips for Young Professionals

Eunice Omole, TV host and strategist at EbonyLife TV, shares the secrets

Eunice Omole, EbonyLife TV’s chief strategist and host of Hello Africa, shares how she networked…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Young Entrepreneurs

Here are the Top Things Young Entrepreneurs Worry About

The need to succeed at any cost, can be a huge stress to carry

Young entrepreneurs, especially newer entrepreneurs, are constantly pushed to succeed. While success can be defined…

By Black Enterprise

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Millennials

How These Millennials Landed a Spot on ‘Crain’s 20 in Their 20’s List’

Young executives on what it takes to stand out in your industry

These millennials share what it takes to stand out in your industry.

By Kandia Johnson

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[PHOTOS] Black Enterprise and Lexus Bring “The Good Life” to D.C.

More than 100 local influencers gather to celebrate what the good life means to them

Black Enterprise and Lexus bring “The Good Life” event to the nation’s capital

By Deven Robinson

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office party

5 Ways to Throw a Healthy (But Deliciously Fun) Office Party

As the boss, lead your employees to better health with these office party options

Though the winter holidays are long gone, summer ushers in more office shindigs—and the extra…

By Janell Hazelwood

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lunchtime

3 Healthy Substitutes for Your Next Lunchtime

Here's how to make your workday lunchtime delicious and nutritious

Is lunchtime the highlight of your work day? If so, check out these healthy—but yummy—alternatives…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Health Hazards

3 Health Hazards at the Office and How to Avoid Them​

Take heed to protect your wellness where you spend the bulk of your day

The office can foster several factors that can lead to health challenges. Here’s how entrepreneurs…

By Janell Hazelwood

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meeting

The Most Powerful Meeting You Can Ever Have

The most powerful meeting that aspiring entrepreneurs or young professionals can have isn’t a job interview. It’s an informational meeting.

The most powerful meeting that aspiring entrepreneurs or young professionals can have isn’t a job…

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Millennial

Millennial Success Secrets

If you're a young entrepreneur looking to get on the fast track to success, check out Micha's course: From College To The Real World

If you’re a young entrepreneur looking to get on the fast track to success, check…

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Lu Sierra

Meet Lu Sierra: The Runway Coach Behind Miss USA Winner Deshauna Barber

Former model turned teaching presences and empowerment into a successful business

Behind this year’s Miss USA pageant, is Lu Sierra, a runway expert who coached five of the…

By Kandia Johnson

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Young women

These Young Women Prove Collaboration Wins Over Competition

Ready to get ahead in your career? Think collaboration vs. competition

The trailblazers behind The Powerful Women’s Weekend represent a new breed of entrepreneurs and change makers—ones…

By Kandia Johnson

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Work

This Former Model Taught Miss USA How to Work a Room And It Paid Off

Expert runway coach, Lu Sierra shares strategies for killer confidence

As the woman who’s coached five of the top 10 ladies of Miss USA 2016, including the…

By Kandia Johnson

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