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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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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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Quitting

Lose Your Day Job: 4 Tips on Quitting to Pursue Your Passion

How one woman stepped out of a Corporate America comfort zone

Find out how Efe Cierkowski, a wife, entrepreneur and mother of three left her dream…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Events

Summer ’16: Enlightening Events for Young Professionals

Add these events to your summer plans

The summer season brings out some of the best events across the country. Add these…

By Kandia Johnson

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Podcasts

5 Hot Health & Wellness Podcasts for Busy Entrepreneurs

Add these to your morning playlist to get motivated toward healthy habits

These five podcasts will help you stay mentally and physically balanced, and one might even…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Bounce Back From Business

Millennials on the Move: Timea Gaines Shares 3 Ways to Bounce Back from Business After Cancer

Tips to bounce back from business setbacks

Diagnosed with breast cancer at 27, Timea Gaines shares tips to bounce back from business…

By Kandia Johnson

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Creators of The Unlocked Summit Share 5 Career Tips For an Aspiring ‘Girl Boss’

The tips every aspiring girl boss needs to hear

The tips every aspiring girl boss needs to hear. 

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L’Oréal Hosts Mentoring and Career Readiness Program for Young Women

High school and college students attend annual role model program

High school and college students attend annual role model program.

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Minority Entrepreneurs: A Big Part of Detroit’s Comeback

Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co Jamie Dimon says The Motor City is a place that welcomes and encourages business investment

Today, Detroit is home to over 61,000 small businesses. Minority entrepreneurs play a big role…

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Find Out How These Three Black Female Lawyers Started Their Own Law Firm After One Simple Tweet

Keli Knight, Yondi Morris, and Jessica Reddick share their journey to launching KMR Law Group

See how one frustrated tweet led to female lawyers Keli Knight, Yondi Morris, and Jessica…

By Courtney Connley

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#ThankfulThursday 3 Ways Mentors Enhance Your Personal and Professional Life

The benefits of having someone in your corner to guide you to success

As today is #ThankfulThursday, here are three ways mentors can enhance both your professional and…

By Black Enterprise

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4 Lessons Learned From Appearing on ABC’s Hit Show “Shark Tank”

Kim Kaupe and her co-founder nabbed a $725K deal from the Sharks. Here’s how she prepared for the live taping

Kim Kaupe and her co-founder talk lessons learned after appearing on ABC’s Shark Tank.

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Meet the Costume Designer Behind the Hit Film ‘The Perfect Match’

Janelle Carothers opens up about her rise to success in the fashion industry

Celebrity costume designer and stylist Janelle Carothers opens up about her rise to success in…

By Courtney Connley

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