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Al Sharpton’s Finances Reveal Questionable Activity

Al Sharpton’s rise to power has always been attributed to his ability to be the spokesperson and mascot for victims of racial injustice. Wherever disruptive activity dwells, Sharpton marches to ...

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Women with Children Are More Productive Than Most People

Juggling motherhood and a high-powered career takes careful planning and an almost flawless skill set, and according to a recent study highlighted in the Washington Post, all that hard work ...

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Fact: Being a Black Woman Employee at Google is Not Fun

The tech world has never been known for its open door policy towards people of color. Its one of the few industries that has managed to legally keep their number ...

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Open Thread: Does He Resent Your Success?

The next time you get a feeling that your boo isn’t as happy about your achievements as he should be, it might not just be in your head. According to recent ...

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You Were Cc'd: The Importance of Delicate Email Etiquette

As worker bees, doesn’t it make you sad that we can’t handle our work woes by wrestling in the mud or just hauling off and slapping someone in the face ...

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Carol’s Daughter, L’Oreal and the Burden of Owning a Black Business

When David Karp, a lanky 28 year-old White high-school drop out sold his website, Tumblr, to Yahoo! to the tune of $1.1 billion he was lauded. He reaffirmed the stereotype ...

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Want 2014 to be Great? Change Your Effing Narrative!

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Last week something AH-MAY-ZING happened. Unfortunately, I can’t talk about it just yet, but know that it was sorta  life changing. But as awesome as it was, it would not have been possible if I didn’t change the narrative in my head. Until two years ago, I...

Celebrate Your Victories in the New Year

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Have you reflected on all that has happened to you this year? Often we remember the points in life that weren’t the best versus the good times. This is a common belief for many people, yet it’s debilitating too. By only allowing bad memories to...