Black women represent one of the wealthiest and most influential demographics on the planet. We are extremely goal-oriented and career-driven, and we are very entrepreneurial. We are more likely to start a business, be successful in business, create jobs, and give back to our communities.
Creating and Leading the Experience
"I want us all to fulfill our greatest potential. To find our calling and summon the courage to live it," Oprah Winfrey says.
Friday, Oprah takes the stage in a profound, moving and intimate one-woman show. She brings her story and vision to l
Posted on 07/08/2014 by Elly Moss
There's an awesome love song on Jill Scott's debut album, Who is Jill Scott?, where she says, “You love me from my hair follicle to my toenails." The lyrics to the song ("He Loves Me (Lyzel in E Flat)") are so enchanting that many young women like myself would attend Jill Scott’s concerts just so we
Posted on 07/07/2014 by Veronica Chapman
The Purpose of Marriage
Marriage is a natural necessity for every human being. It bears many good outcomes of which the most important ones are:
(1) The formation of a family through which one can find security and peace of mind. A person who is not married resembles a bird without a nest. Mar
Posted on 07/07/2014 by Elly Moss
We never kicked it at all, never pitched or kicked at a ball, you never taught me how to fight, ride a bike, none of that….!” This a lyric I heard from a Jay-Z song as Beanie Seagle rapped about being a “fatherless son.” While fathers usually do teach these things, there are some other lessons that
Posted on 07/01/2014 by Yaiqab Saint
We are inviting new and seasoned Alums to get your shine on in the next issue of HBCUConnect.com The Magazine! Now is the time to showcase your professional skills and experience, let our HBCUConnect.com audience know what you’ve accomplished.
Posted on 07/01/2014 by Elly Moss
While some practices may be outdated, the principle of being a gentleman remains the same. Update your manners and make your best first impression.
by Amy Schlinger
While it may be a medieval term, chivalry is not in fact dead. It’s just had a bit of a hard time keeping up with us. (Ever trie
Posted on 06/27/2014 by Elly Moss
It's the invasion of the Tiffanys at HEA! Which is never a bad thing when they're these particular Tiffanys. Tiffany Reisz, author of The Saint (Original Sinners book five), and Tiffany Ashley, author of Beyond the Velvet Rope, answer some questions about diversity in romance novels, including their
Posted on 06/27/2014 by Elly Moss
The dynamic duo had the Sun Life stadium in a frenzy as they charged through their repertoire at spitfire pace
Liana Lozada in Miami
theguardian.com, Thursday 26 June 2014 11.36 EDT
On a sweltering night in Miami, Jay Z and Beyonce kicked off their On The Run summer tour, and took the 76,0
Posted on 06/26/2014 by Elly Moss
I admit it: I’m 24 years old and I still love Disney princesses.
My excuse? I grew up in the ’90s. If you did too, you’ll get it. It was during a time that people like to call the Renaissance of Disney movies: Breathtaking cell animation, legendary voice actors and epic love stories, not to menti
Posted on 06/24/2014 by Elly Moss
By Andrew Rafferty
President Barack Obama on Monday urged employers to give workers more flexibility to raise a family, saying such policies were integral for he and First Lady Michelle Obama to raise two daughters while advancing in their careers.
“I take this personally because I’m the husba
Posted on 06/23/2014 by Elly Moss