Photo credit: Steed Media

Why 76ers were wrong for banning Sevyn Streeter for wearing ‘We Matter’ shirt

Sevyn Streeter was excited to be chosen by the Philadelphia 76ers to sing the national anthem for the team’s home opener. But Streeter also wanted to express herself during the performance. Dressed in all-black, Streeter’s

From left to right: Nickala Paul, Jewel Estes, ReeJade Richmond, Marcella Bryant (The Women who brought the 2016 Leadership for Women Summit to life.)

2016 Leadership for Women Summit life-changing for every attendee

The third annual Leadership for Women Summit powered by Comcast was a phenomenal event. Held Oct. 22 at the Hotel St. Regis in Detroit, it was life-altering for every woman in the room. Speakers shared

Photo Source: Shutterstock.com

Millennials and Gen X are ready to lead

Millennials and Gen X’ers are the exact opposite of the previous generations that came before them. They know what they want and are poised to get it. Is it the heightened media focus on celebrities, superstars,
Photo Credit: Ryan Rossum

Reaching back: How David Shands is saving lives with his success

One sad thing that has constantly been said about the Black community is that we have the “crabs in a bucket” mentality. Meaning, we will go out of our way to ensure the person next to us doesn’t

9 injured during fight at Cook County Jail in Chicago

At least nine people were injured during a skirmish at the Cook County Jail in Chicago. According to Cook County sheriff’s spokeswoman Sophia Ansari, the injuries happened when fights broke out in the maximum security area

Herb Kent (Facebook)

Chicago radio legend Herb Kent, the Cool Gent, dies at 88

“RIP Herb Kent “The Cool Gent” a Chicago legend!!! On and off the air. Condolences to the family and friends,” rapper Lupe Fiasco writes on Twitter on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 following the announcement of

5 Black social media stars who made a lot of money after starting on Vine

  Vine will apparently go the way of MySpace. After becoming a video app that created social media stars, Twitter has announced that it will cease operations soon. Vine initially stood alone as a video


Nancy J. Lewis pens a professional guide on communicating with millennials

Making the Leap: From Texting to Talking is a practical career guide for business professionals penned by Nancy J. Lewis and Gavin J. Lane. “I am convinced that as you read this book, you will appreciate
Photo credit: @ciara/Instagram

Baby on board: Ciara expecting 1st child with Russell Wilson

On this special Birthday I received an abundance of love from friends and family.. and I’m excited to Finally share one of the Greatest Gifts of All that God could give… 👶🏽🍼💃🏽☺️❤️ A photo posted


Police hit roadblock in Azealia Banks and Russell Crowe case

Azealia Banks and Russell Crowe have been a hot topic for days now after Banks got into a verbal and physical altercation with the actor during a Beverly Hills party. Not surprisingly, both sides have
marketing automation