These beloved characters lead with passion and purpose and will motivate you to do the same.
#BlackGirlExcellence: Meet The Former Secret Service Agent To The Obamas Who Launched Her Own Security Company
Read Holli Draines's inspiring story and meet more Black women who are breaking the mold at the ESSENCE+New Voices Entrepreneur Summit in ATL this December!
If career longevity is a skill, then Ryan is a master.
The festival was supported by Google Nigeria, providing a partnership to focus on the career and business needs of millennial African women.
In a report: 1 in 25 C-suite executives identify as a woman of color, proving that companies have a long way to go when it comes to supporting Black women.
In our latest "The Receipts" we break down why we should always bet on Banks.
Meet Demarra Gardner, founder of Black Women About Business, a sacred space where Black women can receive wellness and business support.
The tennis star never backs down from a fight.
"I want to be on the frontlines of making that awareness completely possible,” says program specialist Rachel Melendez-Mabee.
Hobson's level up from intern to CEO is a major deal and it's hard not to get inspired.
"The biggest lessons that I've learned is to do the work. We can't wait for other people to do that work," says Tilane Jones, when asked about what she's learned working with film director, Ava DuVernay.
"Most of us bury our heads, and we don't want to deal with our credit score. It can be very scary...but I want to tell people they can take control of it," says Harper.
Kahina Van Dyke has a reminder for Black women everywhere: Don't “let the lack of imagination of others define your own ambition and dream.”
Lena Waithe has been intentional about creating jobs and other numerous opportunities for those she's collaborated with. It's an example we can all learn from.
Career coach and entrepreneur Reese Evans understands that sometimes we've got to step out of our comfort zone in order to step into the person we were meant to be.