Valentine’s Day is a time to show our significant others and the ones we love, just how much they mean to us. We’re constantly reminded of the holiday everywhere we go but like most holidays, it just doesn’t hold the same significance for everyone.
Myleik Teele is the fearless woman behind curlBOX, a subscription box providing women of color with curly hair the best products to style it. Teele isn’t just an inspiration for women who want to be entrepreneurs but for women with big dreams willing to do the work for it. The advice Teele gives has transformed into her brand MyTaughtYou.com, where she houses her best pieces of advice, books, podcast, and more.
On January 21st, women all over the world spent the day marching to in the biggest inaugural protests in U.S. history. In Los Angeles about 500,000 protesters emerged, with NYC and Chicago gathering over 400,000 and 150,000 supporters. The international protest brought the participation numbers to total of 2.5 million women worldwide.
On November 4th, 2008, Barack Obama was elected to be leader of the free world, and for most Black Americans it signaled hope for true freedom some day. Obama was a great lawyer, senator and an even better President. To say that it has been inspiring to witness an African-American family move into the white house, a milestone in U.S history, would be an understatement.
Being creative director of a magazine is one of the most sought after jobs you can land but the journey to earn that title takes a lot of hard work and grit. Asia M. David, Creative Director of BUNCH Magazine shares that her glamorous career hasn’t always been as picture perfect as it seems.
With all the technology available to us today, working from home as never been easier. Telecommuting has become a worldwide phenomenon that more companies are starting to realize the benefits that come from it. In a global survey conducted by PGI, 60% of workers said they would quit their jobs for a full time remote position that paid the same.
Bozoma Saint John is the head of global consumer marketing for iTunes and Apple music. She was recently named executive of the year by Billboard. The 39 year old has worked for Pepsi and Beats, and has taken her talents to tech giant Apple.
Self-care means different things to different people. As we get older, we realize that life doesn’t ever get any easier, we only get stronger. But there are times when everything can get to be a bit much to handle.
Finding the time to shop on a budget can be a challenge for creative and smart women always on the hustle. But, don't worry we definitely got you guys covered. #CreativeSmartStyle is all about keeping things stylish and saving a few coins. Shopping doesn’t always have to mean breaking the bank – so whether you go thrifting or shop at affordable stores, these five bloggers have crafted stylish looks for less that you’ll love.