success

Touré Roberts’ Tips for a Successful New Year

We’re revisiting this January 2018 article that includes Roberts’ timeless advice for starting a new year off right.

5 Ways to Manifest the Life That You Desire

In this resposted August 2016 article, the author shares her path to achieving the life she desired and says we can do it, too.

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Issa Rae Shares ‘Best’ Advice She’s Ever Received

Issa Rae is one of our favorite “Awkward Black Girls” out there. To watch her…

3 Tips to Get Recognized in Your Workplace

You’ve been on your job for quite some time, but your boss doesn’t know what…

Study Reveals What Success Looks Like in 2018

Back in the day, the definition of success meant something different. In the 1950s, graduating…

The Most Affluent African-American U.S. Neighborhoods, A List

It isn’t all bad for African-Americans. According to a report released by The New York Times…

Chris Gardner’s Pursuit of Happiness

“Everybody got a dream. What’s the plan?” – Chris Gardner When father/son duo Will and…

First Black U.S. Rolls Royce Dealer Talks Success from the Bottom Up

The world’s first African-American Rolls Royce car dealer got there through hard work and perseverance,…

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3 Tips to Improve Your Net Worth

A few months ago, public relations expert Karen Taylor Bass at a networking event. During…

Dream College-Turned Nightmare: How to Avoid Unnecessary College Debt

If you or your child has sent off college applications recently, I have a question…