If we took an interior designer, mother, mentor, and contractor with an insatiable thirst for knowledge along with innovate ideas and rolled all of that into one person — her name would be Ronda Jackson. Like Wonder Woman, she was born into a she-tribe that molded and sculpted her from the brick and clay of the Westside of Chicago. Ronda is a wonderful reflection of the legion of sisters, mothers, advisors, matriarchs, and friends that have endowed her with superhuman inner strength and perseverance. Continue reading Rhonda Jackson- Being Her Own Wonder Woman
SALT LAKE CITY, October, 2017 – TFS Scholarships (TFS), the most comprehensive online resource for higher education funding, today announced its commitment to helping students and their families address the rising costs of school by providing free access to scholarship information.
Continue reading TFS Scholarships Provides Free Access to 7 Million Scholarships Representing More Than $41 Billion in Aid
Women working in the wind industry are on the rise.
Wind power is the number one source of renewable energy generating capacity in the country, and has made substantial gains over the last 5 years. In 2016 alone, the industry added more than 20,000 new jobs and now employs 102,000 Americans in all 50 states.
Continue reading 7 of the Fastest Growing Jobs for Women in Wind
As a documentary film producer, Catherine Gray is passionate about telling the personal stories of fascinating people and the truths about what makes them tick. Last year Catherine launched a unique women’s empowerment community called 360Karma, which includes an annual Women’s Conference and weekly talk show exploring the traits of extraordinary women who have overcome adversity to find their authentic calling, become leaders in their fields and fulfilled in their lives. “Each time I’ve interviewed these powerful women, I’ve found common traits – ones that resonated with me on my own journey – ones I want to share,” she says. Continue reading Meet Catherine Gray, founder of the women’s empowerment group 360Karma
In the ever-changing and highly competitive fitness industry, there are few brands that stand the test of time. September marks the 25th birthday of Curves International Inc., one of the largest chains of fitness clubs for women in the world with more than 4,000 locations in over 70 countries.
Continue reading Curves kicked off their 25th birthday celebrations and will gift 25 female veterans $25,000 each toward owning their own Curves club
Most entrepreneurs in America would agree that working your way to success is challenging. It’s common for businesses to open and close, with half of them not making it to the five-year mark.
Springfield, Mass.—Middle-income Latinos in the workforce say they feel less financially secure and worry more about money than other Americans, posing higher hurdles to planning for retirement and building wealth, according to new research commissioned by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual).
Continue reading MassMutual study finds Latinos feel less secure and worry more about money than other Americans
Starbucks has tapped Rosalind Brewer, the former president and CEO of Sam’s Club, to take on the role of chief operating officer and group president, effective Oct. 2. Continue reading Starbucks names former Sam’s Club CEO Rosalind Brewer as president and chief operating officer
When Sherri Winslow’s Husband Tragically Died in a Plane Crash in 2012, Her Local Support Team at Minuteman Press International Made Sure She Was Not Alone in Running Her Business
Continue reading Minuteman Press Franchise Owner Sherri Winslow Celebrates 15 Years in Business in Palm Desert, California
African Americans and Hispanics, the largest racial and ethnic minorities in the United States, made positive strides economically and educationally during the past year but continue to lag behind whites, a civil rights group’s annual study contends.
Continue reading Positive Strides in Income and Education