Black Girls Rock

There wasn’t one person in their seats when Fantasia appeared on the “Black Girls Rock”  stage wearing a sparkling white gown that was almost as pristine as her rendition of “Oh Mary Don’t You Weep.” Chile, Fanny had us ready to fall out right in the middle of the ceremony. We were blessed to be […]

Giving young black girls positive reflections of themselves is a must because it improves their chances of growing into their fullest potential—regardless of how it ruffles the feathers of those who lack a fundamental understanding in the intersecting inequalities for marginalized people.

At this year’s “Black Girls Rock” event, Erykah Badu, Cicely Tyson, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Ava Duvernay and more were honored as the ceremony’s celebrants. They received shiny statutes that highlighted their accomplishments. And they used that platform to encourage Black girls (and women) who were watching. But what about the other celebs who were in attendance? […]

1. Accessibility Do not make your professional profile private. You want to be accessible to people with like minds and interests 2. There is No Privacy Online Don’t post something that you wouldn’t want your co-workers or boss to see or read. 3. Do Not Overshare Your Personal Life Unless you’re in a committed relationship keep your relationship […]

Yep, that’s what advertising executive, Detavio Samuels says is one of the keys to success. As one of the advertising industry’s youngest executives, GlobalHue-Detroit president Detavio Samuels has helped some of the world’s biggest companies build their brands and connect to consumers. And in his debut book, “Exist No More: The Art of Squeezing the […]

Ladies, in honor of Women’s History Month, is encouraging you to pledge to acknowledge your beauty and strength – inside and out. You are a phenomenal woman, daughter, mother, sister and friend. Take this pledge to empower your fellow sisters and create a positive reality. To take the pledge, click on the image and […]