Creative Spotlight: Bianca Jeanty & Netta Dobbins, MiMConnect

Creative Spotlight: Bianca Jeanty & Netta Dobbins, MiMConnect

by Diahann Williams

These two are killing it in the workplace & creating a lane for minorities to get hired. Meet MiMConnect founders Bianca Jeanty & Netta Dobbins. Read More

Rolling Loud Music Festival: Here’s What Your Favorite Rapper Wore

Rolling Loud Music Festival: Here’s What Your Favorite Rapper Wore

by Noel Walker

Rolling Loud Music Festival brought this summers men's style trend to the forefront. Logo Love. Read More

Creative Spotlight: Media Personality, Peace Hyde

Creative Spotlight: Media Personality, Peace Hyde

by Diahann Williams

Peace Hyde, is changing the narrative for youth in Africa one day at a time. Read More

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Howard Alum Opens Up a Culinary Vocational School in Washington

by Zerline Hughes

Brandi Forte has had a full career. You name it, she’s accomplished it. And she attributes her success to her ancestors and hard knocks... Read More

Top 10 HBCUs — & The Real Convo You Need to Have With Your Kids

Top 10 HBCUs — & The Real Convo You Need to Have With Your Kids

by S. Tia Brown, LMSW

Every year U.S. News and World Report puts out an informative piece listing the top performing HBCUs breaking down the statistics about resources, amenities,... Read More

Influencers: Adisa Bakari Shows ‘Em The Money – And How to Handle It

Influencers: Adisa Bakari Shows ‘Em The Money – And How to Handle It

by Christopher Harris

The lavish lifestyles of professional athletes can often come with pitfalls, temptations and heartache. But one sports agent, Adisa Bakari, is doing more than... Read More

Job Searching While Riding the Latest Economic Roller Coaster

Job Searching While Riding the Latest Economic Roller Coaster

by Wendy L. Wilson

The February 2016 jobs report is out today and while the U.S. labor market is showing signs of improvement and recovery, there is still... Read More

5 Common Credit Card Mistakes to Avoid in 2016

5 Common Credit Card Mistakes to Avoid in 2016

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

Most of us would love to improve our credit standing and get the best available rates and terms on credit card offers. And right... Read More

4 Money Lessons I Learned From Getting Fired

4 Money Lessons I Learned From Getting Fired

by Kara I. Stevens

I was sitting in class when I got an email from one of the places at which I freelanced. The editor decided to keep... Read More

5 Survival Tips for Building Your Business on the Side

5 Survival Tips for Building Your Business on the Side

by Kara I. Stevens

Raise your hand if you want to quit your 9-5 and start your own business. Raise your hand if you are ready to quit... Read More