Marketing & Branding
The Design Of Success
Be The Match's Barbara Nolan on working nearly 2 decades to save lives

Be The Match’s Barbara Nolan on working nearly 2 decades to save lives

Donating bone marrow can cure someone with sickle cell anemia or life-threatening blood cancers. But more African American marrow donors

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Laz Alonso, Angela Simmons, Boris Kodjoe, Nicole Ari Parker team with Marriott at Essence Fest

Laz Alonso, Angela Simmons, Boris Kodjoe, Nicole Ari Parker team with Marriott at Essence Fest

Actors Laz Alonso, Boris Kodje, Nicole Ari Parker and entrepreneur Angela Simmons joined the Marriott International throughout the Essence Festival, and

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Careers
& Diversity
Rev. Jesse Jackson steadfast in commitment to diversification of tech industry

Rev. Jesse Jackson steadfast in commitment to diversification of tech industry

The Rainbow PUSH Coalition announced critical new steps forward in their ongoing campaign to diversify the technology industry on Monday,

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The Chief
Executives Running The Companies
Cheryl Parks Ajamu making big moves in automotive industry

Cheryl Parks Ajamu making big moves in automotive industry

Cheryl Parks Ajamu Founder and CEO, The Ajamu Group LLC What inspires you to show up at work every day? Knowing that my company,

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Hitch Radio CEO Ayinde O. Alakoye on a mission to liberate the human spirit

Hitch Radio CEO Ayinde O. Alakoye on a mission to liberate the human spirit

Ayinde O. Alakoye CEO, Hitch Radio Please describe your leadership style. George [W.] Bush’s approach of surrounding myself with smarter people. Barack

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The Entrepreneurs
Starting Your Business Right
Donovan Smith

11-year-old boy creates soap business to help the homeless

Donovan Smith, 11, is an amazing, creative young man. Despite the fact that he and his mom were homeless at

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Lisa Stroud hosts The Atlanta Celeb Fest Weekend Extravaganza this August

Lisa Stroud hosts The Atlanta Celeb Fest Weekend Extravaganza this August

“I wanted to do something that was upscale and showcase celebrities who are giving back,” says Lisa Stroud, organizer of

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The Dope Project's Frederick Walker mentors youth in Detroit with a free leadership workshop

The Dope Project’s Frederick Walker mentors youth in Detroit with a free leadership workshop

Frederick Walker is an entrepreneur who has built a diverse portfolio. He graduated in 2001 with a Bachelor of Science

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Female Success Factor
Meet The Top 25
Jackets for Jobs CEO Alison Vaughn helping job seekers prepare for success

Jackets for Jobs CEO Alison Vaughn helping job seekers prepare for success

Alison Vaughn Founder and CEO, Jackets for Jobs Inc. What inspires you to go to work every day? I love my

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Karen Civil, digital Renaissance woman, offers advice to budding entrepreneurs

Karen Civil, digital Renaissance woman, offers advice to budding entrepreneurs

Karen Civil — digital Renaissance woman — is Nipsey Hussle‘s manager and business partner at Marathon Agency. Civil is not only beautiful, but her self-titled brand

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MBAs
Professors, Professionals & Case Studies
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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Dr. Steve Perry on why he started his extraordinarily successful magnet school

Dr. Steve Perry on why he started his extraordinarily successful magnet school

Baffling. Mystifying. Those are the words that come to mind when one thinks about brilliant innovative educator Dr. Steve Perry

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Science & Technology
People Designing Our Future
Colin Graham launches online travel tool, Uxplr

Colin Graham launches online travel tool, Uxplr

Colin Graham CEO, Uxplr Inc. What services does your company provide? Uxplr, pronounced you-explore, is a software company that has

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'JET' magazine's new digital app brings its Beauty of the Week to life

‘JET’ magazine’s new digital app brings its Beauty of the Week to life

JET magazine gives full access to their Beauty of the Week while you’re on the go, at home and at work with the

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Trainer Greg Jones discusses the benefits of a customized fitness and nutrition plan using technology

Trainer Greg Jones discusses the benefits of a customized fitness and nutrition plan using technology

Today’s world is based around fast-paced lifestyles, highly accessible content, and cool new features. Equally, the things we do and

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