Skinny Nutritional Corp. , the maker of Skinny Water(R) and a leader in the zero-calorie enhanced water category, announced today that entrepreneur and visionary Russell Simmons has made a significant investment in Skinny Nutritional Corp. The investment by Mr. Simmons follows his agreement to work with Skinny Nutritional as a consultant to assist Skinny Nutritional […]
Life After College: Getting Your First Job and More
There’s only one thing that beats the excitement of your HBCU college experience – and that’s graduation and life after college! But are you ready? There are so many decisions to make, from where to live to where to find the best job. HBCULifestyle can help you make a smooth transition, putting all the information you need in a one-stop online career shop.
Maybe you’ve just walked the stage, or are about to. Or perhaps your big day is off a few years, but you’re already thinking about what lies beyond. These are great reasons to think about your career. And HBCULifestyle has something for each phase. Our frequently updated internships list details ideal opportunities for those looking to get their feet wet in a field, while our career profiles section offers a day-in-the-life look at careers of interest, from experienced professionals. Looking to make money while you’re still in college? Check out our college entrepreneurs section.
You shouldn’t wait until after graduation to make career choices. With HBCU Lifestyle there’s no need to. Read our career articles and make the right choice for your future today.
When I started on the entrepreneurial journey over two years ago, I had this naive notion that I could do everything on my own and that I needed to keep my ideas a secret.Three websites and a startup incubator program later, I learned some lessons I wish I knew at the beginning as an entrepreneur. […]
Part-time Palm Beacher Blair Brandt is part of a group of entrepreneurs under the age of 30 gathering in Washington today to launch Buy Young, a collective effort to promote businesses owned by young people and boost their profile with policymakers. Brandt, 23, said he and other business owners hope lawmakers will listen as they […]
Article courtesy of Fast Company: Ah, the joy of long holiday weekends. They re-energize, revitalize and send you back to work…feeling you like you’ve slept in late and got a term paper due at noon. The reasons for this are unclear — vacations are planned for, coworkers notified to pick up the slack, email generally […]
The decision to write full-time is an aggressive endeavor despite talent or drive. Writing is a multi-billion dollar industry that is news-necessary, the cutting-edge of entertainment, and the pivotal intersect of social survival: Tweet or die. African Americans have infiltrated the literary scene with riveting stories nestled inside book jackets donning sultry bodies and titles […]
Sources: Dr. Woody, Fox Business & Jobvite Survey 2010 Social Recruiting Survey As the economy continues to stumble its way toward recovery, the labor market remains anemic for the millions of people out of work. With so many unemployed workers, recruiters are pickier than ever, forcing job seekers to turn to innovative ways to break […]
BLACK ENTERPRISE will kick off its 2011 Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo hosted by Nationwide Insurance on Sunday, May 22, at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis hotel. The three-day power conference, which brings together more than 1,000 of the country’s leading entrepreneurs and corporate executives, is designed to provide attendees with the innovative strategies and networking opportunities […]
Dante Lee, the 29 year old Internet media mogul who is the founder of Diversity City Media and the co-founder of Lee Moss Media. These award-winning companies help clients reach African American consumers through online advertising and public relations. As owners of the largest network of premium African American web properties (including BlackNews.com, HBCUconnect.com, BlackHistory.com, […]