Embracing Change

Within my small circle of friends and professional colleagues I am one of few that have worked for the same company since university graduation – nearly five years. As a representative of a generation that is notorious for busting the expectation of decades long company loyalty, I have been blessed to explore career paths within […]

Securing the Bag: Tips for Beginning the Job Search Process

Dear Sista Friend, This time last year I was hyping myself up about starting my job search.  During my last year of graduate school, “the search” was all that anyone ever really cared to discuss.  The “if, when, and where” Faith would find a job. They did not bother to ask me how I was […]

Career Spotlight Series: Brand Management

Name: Amanda C. Jones Current Role: Brand Management, COVERGIRL Hometown: Little Rock, AR College/University & Degrees: The University of Arkansas– BSBA Marketing Management, Cum Laude The Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University– MBA, Marketing Management & Management and Organizations How did you find/obtain your job? The journey to my current job started the summer before […]

Career Spotlight Series: Elementary School Teacher

Name: Brandee Johnson Hometown: San Antonio, TX College/University: University of Texas at Arlington Degrees: Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science, Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction Fun Facts: I was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. I’ve lived in Istanbul, Turkey. I have a 3 year old, Chase, who I treat like my child. How did […]