Marketing & Branding
The Design Of Success
Family Dollar SVP Jocelyn Wong discusses the importance of giving back during the holidays

Family Dollar SVP Jocelyn Wong discusses the importance of giving back during the holidays

As the senior vice president of Family Dollar Stores Inc., Joceyln Wong ensures that the brand continues to play an

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SilverStone International's Nichelle Gainey aims to support female entrepreneurs

SilverStone International’s Nichelle Gainey aims to support female entrepreneurs

Nichelle Gainey is founder and president of SilverStone International, a full-service, marketing, technology and business management firm, with offices in

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Careers
& Diversity
Yes, managing your boss is part of your job!

Yes, managing your boss is part of your job!

Few would disagree that bad bosses are a leading cause of many people quitting their jobs. Despite the fact that

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The Chief
Executives Running The Companies
Ben Chavis representing the interests of the black press

Ben Chavis representing the interests of the black press

Please describe your role as CEO. As president and CEO of the National Newspaper Publishers Association, I am responsible for

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Orlena Blanchard leading the charge for black media

Orlena Blanchard leading the charge for black media

Meet Orlena Blanchard, executive director of Black Media Matters Consortium. Blanchard shared vital information about her organization’s mission with rolling

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The Entrepreneurs
Starting Your Business Right
Parents, are you raising aspiring rappers and reality stars or techies and venture capitalists?

Parents, are you raising aspiring rappers and reality stars or techies and venture capitalists?

Tiphub hosted its inaugural Diaspora Demo day in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, Nov.22, 2014, at the World Bank. Social entrepreneurs

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Restaurateur Fredericka Jones celebrates grand opening of The Tavern @ Campbellton

Restaurateur Fredericka Jones celebrates grand opening of The Tavern @ Campbellton

Fredericka Jones opens two restaurants in 2014 The entrepreneurial seeds were sown early for entrepreneur Fredericka Jones. Having honed her

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Airbrush King: DeAngelo Ellis spearheads video game take over

Airbrush King: DeAngelo Ellis spearheads video game take over

DeAngelo Ellis discusses how he built the Airbrush King Empire and his new venture with the Texas video Game Championships

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Female Success Factor
Meet The Top 25
Jai Stone hosts brunch series for ladies who love the hustle

Jai Stone hosts brunch series for ladies who love the hustle

Social media personality and high-profile business owner Jai Stone hosts a bimonthly brunch in Atlanta for women who hustle like

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Find out how Zondra Hughes of Six Brown Chicks built a winning blog through social media

Find out how Zondra Hughes of Six Brown Chicks built a winning blog through social media

Zondra Hughes, CEO of The Six Brown Chicks, social media strategist and author @ZondraHughes www.ZondraHughes.com What inspires you to show

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MBAs
Professors, Professionals & Case Studies
Model and graduate student Erin Leigh talks role models, acting and what success looks like

Model and graduate student Erin Leigh talks role models, acting and what success looks like

Erin Leigh Occupation: Model Education: “I received my bachelor’s degree from Hampton University, my major was sports management with a

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Chicago leader DeAnna McLeary-Sherman needs your vote to make a difference in teens' lives

Chicago leader DeAnna McLeary-Sherman needs your vote to make a difference in teens’ lives

DeAnna McLeary-Sherman says her leadership style is, “democratic, open, and flexible.” The chief and CEO of True Star Foundation, continues,

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Judge Sylia Elias went to law school to fight for those who have no voice

Judge Sylia Elias went to law school to fight for those who have no voice

Chief Judge Sylia Elias was always the bully’s number one enemy. She was the one who had the vocabulary, the

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Science & Technology
People Designing Our Future
Beats Music coming to iPhones

Beats Music coming to iPhones

In a move that should surprise no one, especially after shelling out $3 billion dollars to acquire the brand, Apple

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Comcast offers financial relief to families with overdue bills to close the digital gap

Comcast offers financial relief to families with overdue bills to close the digital gap

The digital divide continues to grow. Since 2011, Comcast and the Comcast Foundation have dedicated more than $200 million in

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Comcast Internet Essentials continues to bridge digital divide for low-income families

Comcast Internet Essentials continues to bridge digital divide for low-income families

Across the nation, the back-to-school-season is in full swing. At Comcast, we have been doing our part to help promote

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