Returning To School Later In Life

The shortest distance between two points is a straight line. But life isn’t linear. You may plan out your days, weeks and years to your best ability but we all can’t avoid roadblocks or occurrences that take us off our path. There is beauty within that challenge. Stepping away from the traveled road can take…

Career Corner: Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves

When I read that African-American women make up the fastest growing number of entrepreneurs, I wasn’t surprised. I thought of all the boss women I know and it made sense. My sisters are not only hard workers, but they’re pursuing higher education, growing their own businesses and running charities. They’re juggling full-time and part-time gigs, hustling with side gigs…

Career Corner: EMC Professional Networking Recap

I’m still coming off the high that was EMC weekend, a sign that it was a great weekend full of positive people and lasting memories. I hope everyone enjoyed themselves and like me, are going through all their pictures reliving the fun times. Most if not all of my social media apps have been busy…

Survival Tips At Work

Some days at work can feel like ‘The Hunger Games’ hoping that you’ll make it to 5 pm without hurting yourself or others. Sometimes, no amount of coffee can get you through the politics or workload. However with some strategies and planning, anyone can make it through the toughest days and still find a way…