Empower U

PROGRAMMING FROM 10:00AM – 6:00PM

• Healthy Living: Food Is Medicine with Dr. Aletha Maybank
• Love & Relationships: Act Like A Lady, Think Like A Man, Part II with Steve Harvey
• Career Connection: National Urban League with Marc Morial
• Real Women Entrepreneurs: Stories of Challenge & Success in the Marketplace
• Style & Beauty: Tips from ESSENCE.com's Hair Channel
• Healthy Living: Colgate Total Conversation
• Money & Power: Career Dressing 'Fab Or Drab' with Karli & Brandi Harvey
• Love & Relationships: The Silver Loving Playbook with Dr. Sherry Blake

PROGRAMMING FROM 10:00AM – 6:00PM

• Supplier or Partner: Growing Beyond the Contract: Positioning your
Business as a Strategic Partner

• Style & Beauty: Tips from ESSENCE.com's Hair Channel
• Career Connection: Panel Discussion with top HR Executives
• Love & Relationships: Learning from Love Mistakes with Sarah Jakes
• Healthy Living: Colgate Total Conversation
• Healthy Living: Sophisticated Sips with Tiffanie Barriere
• Love & Relationships: Flirting 101 with Abiola Abrams
• Money & Power: Chevron PowerMoves Pitch Session

PROGRAMMING FROM 10:00AM – 6:00PM

• Money & Power: From Employee to Entrepreneur with Melinda Emerson
• Education: Raising Our Kids To Succeed with Kira Orange Jones
• Career Connection: Branding You presented by National Urban League
• Healthy Living: Colgate Total Conversation
• Healthy Living: Finding Your Peace Anywhere with Dr. Denese Shervington
• Style & Beauty: Beat-the-Heat Hairstyles with Kim Kimble
• Education: Opportunities in TECH with #YESWECODE

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  1. @essencefest: Rush Hour Jam! Ready for the weekend. Who's walking it out like Jennifer Hudson? http://t.co/qYU88sAyn8
  2. @essencefest: Live on Stage: Jennifer Hudson at Radio City Music Hall during the finale of "America's Got Talent" season 9 in NYC. http://t.co/oMsni4rvq9
  3. @essencefest: Them, there EYES! Jesse Williams gave us the look at an event in West Hollywood, California. http://t.co/V1kFTOB8ZV
  4. @essencefest: Game Face: Jordin Sparks at the NFL Inaugural Hall of Fashion Launch Event at Pillars 37 in New York City. http://t.co/gT7wrW01nD
  5. @essencefest: More Whitney! A new CD of live performances will be on-sale in November. What's your fav? http://t.co/tiTAlaVTaM http://t.co/PTiUd49dV6
  6. @essencefest: Today's Montra: ?Let nothing dim the light that shines from within? - Maya Angelou #Empowerment http://t.co/otzLKhFM2Z
  7. @essencefest: Our condolences go out to Common for the loss of his father. http://t.co/qEPKxZAwSF http://t.co/ffC4xVDHtB
  8. @essencefest: Props to Denise Bidot, the first plus size Latina model on the runway of NYFashion Week! http://t.co/l7hlEKkaIx http://t.co/rgxiVGlNsy

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