Category: Career Moves

5 Powerful Ways to Get Over Feeling Stressed Out at Work Regain Your Confidence with These 5 Helpful Tips

You’re not obligated to win. You’re obligated to keep trying to do the best you can every day. – Marian Wright Edelman As women in the workplace, we place tons of pressure on ourselves trying to please everyone and if we don’t, we feel we haven’t accomplished anything. Each day at work, we exhaust ourselves and […]

Get this Schmoney: Side Hustles For Millennials Make Extra Dough in Your Free Time

As one great rapper slash reality TV star say, “I’m Making Schmoney!” As the job market continues to put Millennials through major hell with their ridiculous job politics and seniority, and bills ain’t going nowhere, there’s still plenty of money-making opportunities outside of your full-time. Earning extra money can lower student loan debt, increase savings, […]

What Molly Carter from ‘Insecure’ Can Teach Us About Personal Branding How Personal Branding Should be Applied to Your Professional Career

I must admit. I’m a huge fan of the show ‘Insecure’. My favorite character on the show has to be Molly Carter, played by Yvonne Orji. She’s the smart, successful, funny yet single best friend all of us women can relate to or have. Her antics on the show brought to my attention about the […]

This ‘Financial Feminist’ Wants Us Women to Take Control of Our Own Money CEO of Rayeen Consulting Doreen Ayafor Teaches Women How to Attain Wealth-Building Habits

Name: Doreen Ayafor Hometown: Cameroon, South Florida  Occupation: CEO of Rayeen Consulting  Instagram: @doreen_ayafor Fun Fact: “I enjoy skydiving but scared to death of rollercoasters!”  Doreen Ayafor is a leading financial trailblazer, specifically working to help women break the cycle of letting their significant others make the financial decisions in the household. Originally from Cameroon […]

10 Commandments of a Successful Young Professional 10 Career Rules Young Professionals Should Abide By

I like to see a young girl go and grab the world by the lapels. Life is a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass. – Maya Angelou The best thing about being young is being able to find yourself through self-discovery–a period of stumbling your way into the real world to gain […]

Yes, You Should Be Networking… 5 Great Questions To Ask at Networking Events

“Networking” can sometimes be a terrifying experience. Meeting new people means coming out of your comfort zone and having to openly discuss your career goals and aspirations. I have a friend who actually has social anxiety; so, anywhere required to speak to a bunch of strangers can be quite intimidating. More so for me, the […]

Why You Shouldn’t Always Go to Your Parents for Career Advice Follow Your Own Path, Not Your Parents

For generations, we have been told that achieving the “American Dream” is the ultimate goal for prosperity and success. Working hard, building your way up on the socioeconomic ladder, and finally retiring with a nice pension plan. While respecting our parent’s highest and best intentions to see us work our way in the career world […]

What Type of Entrepreneur Are You – Quiz Entrepreneur Personality Quiz

Are you an entrepreneur that’s innovative? Are you serial entrepreneur hoping for sweet financial freedom? Or are you an upcoming entrepreneur striving to be your own boss but haven’t made your dreams turn into reality yet? Not one entrepreneur type is better than the other, although there is one that isn’t quite on the same level […]