Whether being praised or despised, black women and our hair is a hot topic. And the latest headline-making story comes courtesy of the creative ambassador for Barneys New York, Simon Doonan, who recently
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I was lucky to grow up with parents who attended The Dale Carnegie Course in Effective Speaking and Human Relations. In case you missed Dale Carnegie or didn't grow up with such parents, Carnegie was for
Daily affirmations are at the core of the entire self-improvement industry, but new research says this popular leadership-training technique might actually be counterproductive. If you’ve attended a corporate
By Valerie Strauss Valerie Strauss Reporter covering education, foreign affairs Email Bio Follow The Common Core State Standards are inexorably coming to the 46 states and the District of Columbia, which
A lot of fanfare followed last November's election, when the number of women in the U.S. Senate surged to 20 — more than ever before. But quieter victories came after. Female senators now claim an unprecedented
Lori Senecal, chairman and CEO of New York-based ad agency Kirshenbaum Bond Senecal + Partners (kbs), has learned a thing or two about climbing to the top. She worked her way up to president of the flagship