Here Are 8 Jobs Where African Americans Average Six-Figure Salaries

Comparably, a website that provides comprehensive information on compensation, salaries, and company culture, across all industries— recently came out with an eye-opening report that includes jobs for which African Americans average six-figure salaries. (Image: iStock/AndreyPopov)   For this report, Comparably focused on the tech sector. Comparably used its extensive database to analyze salary and compensation trends. In the report the …

Chance the Rapper’s Intern Shares Tips and New Business Venture

Negele ‘Hospey’ Hospedales shares his philosophy on standing out from the competition and going for your dreams Since responding to Chance the Rapper’s tweet looking for an intern with a package that would impress even a Grammy-winning hiring manager, Negele “Hospey” Hospedales’ life has never been the same. I’m looking for an intern, someone with experience in putting together decks …

From Postal Worker to Interior Designer: Baltimore Native Re-Designs Her Career Path

While some attend colleges and universities to study interior design, there are those like Baltimore native Ajia Monet who is a natural talent. Her creativity, style, and ability to master spatial arrangements to transform spaces afford her an advantage in such a growing and competitive industry. It’s no surprise that her design work has captured the attention of Bravo’s The …

RN/CEO on Journey to Recruit 100,000 Future Nurses

Mona Clayton is the CEO of Nurses Rock 2 Pub, a company providing workshops and mentorship to nursing students. She’s also a woman on a mission to recruit 100,000 youth and future nurses from underserved communities around the world. Mona Clayton   There are several reports that state nurses are understaffed, overworked, and underpaid, and that there’s a mindset shift that …

The Right Ways to Get the Most Out of LinkedIn

With 500 million users and 10 million job postings, LinkedIn is widely recognized as the social networking destination for job seekers, recruiters, and business-to-business companies. But if you’re struggling to attract career-related opportunities or make meaningful business connections, you may want to consider if you’re using the platform all wrong. (Image: iStock/Minerva Studio)   Here are three ways to get the most …

CFA level 1

Level I of the Chartered Financial Analyst Exam The Chartered Financial Analyst designation, widely known as CFA, is one of the most important and respected certifications in the financial sector. To hold the CFA designation, a contender must appear to the CFA examinations through the CFA Training Program and successfully pass it all three levels. The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) …