Valorie Burton Shares Insights on Happiness and Defining Success
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

Author and executive coach Valorie Burton (Image: File)

Valorie Burton, founder of the CAPP Institute and author of Successful Women Think Differently, has spoken to a multitude of women about defining success and finding happiness. Her insights have helped audiences from CNN to HLN to the Today show, and she knows more than a thing or two about the correlation between career happiness and advancement.

The Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit alumna has also shared her secrets to finding what truly makes one happy and following passion to career success with professional women from all walks of life. Check out her insights on creating a synergy between the work you do and the work you love below:


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Janell Hazelwood

Janell Hazelwood is associate managing editor at Black Enterprise, managing content across core areas of Money, Career, Small Business and Technology. She is also a featured blogger with My Two Cents, providing insights on branding, millennial career development, employment trends and leadership. She was previously a content producer and copy editor for Black Enterprise magazine, working across several editorial sections. The Hampton University graduate got her start in the newspaper industry, having worked for companies including The New York Times and Scripps Howard News Service. Her works and insights have appeared on The Huffington Post, MadameNoire, E!Online, Brazen Careerist, CBS News, and Arise TV.