Sope Ogunyemi

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Four Things This 24-Year-Old Did Before She Became A CEO

<i>This is Mentoring Moments, a series of WOW-you-need-to-know-these stories from successful women of multiple generations. Mentoring Moments is now a podcast and Shinjini Das is my guest today.</i><p>Here’s a question I hear a lot from young women: “How do I leave my job that comes with benefits and direct …

Meet The Founders Behind The Career Platform That's Connected Thousands Of Minorities To Top Employment Opportunities

Photo via: Jopwell, Pictured left to right: Ryan Williams and Porter Braswell<p>What did Ryan Williams and Porter Braswell do when they noticed a gap …

University of Pennsylvania

Coffee Table Book

WHAT'S THE STORY<p><b>Because of Them, We Can™</b> tackles the war on self-esteem with a photo collective and historic text featuring 365 self esteem boosting …

Self-esteem

8 things that set truly confident people apart

Successful people often exude confidence — it’s obvious that they believe in themselves and what they’re doing. It isn’t their success that makes …

Self-improvement

Why The 'New York Times' Ad On The Oscars Missed The Mark

The <i>New York Times</i> took the unusual step on Sunday’s Oscars telecast using the platform to launch a multi-faceted and provocative ad campaign, centered around the <i>Times</i>’ pursuit of “The Truth.” It’s the paper’s first television brand campaign in a decade, and the campaign was created by ad agency …

Ten Things You Deserve From Your Job -- Besides A Paycheck

Dear Liz,<p>I started my job a year ago and I’ve been waiting for the job to improve — to become more rewarding and interesting.<p>At first my manager “Allie” told me that she was moving me into the position slowly because I was new and she wanted to make sure I learned the procedures perfectly.<p>After …

How To Know If You Should Continue Your Side Project Or Let It Go

Originally published by Chip Koziara ’14 on Elite DailyWhat do Snapchat, Instagram and Twitter have in common (besides being huge social media …

The myth of the Eureka moment

I’ve been involved in the development of a number startups over the years, including three I co-founded. I have also observed the idea development …

The 25 Best Midsize Companies to Work for in America

These 250- to 999-employee businesses offer lots of onsite perks, stellar management, and opportunities to do fulfilling work.<p>Not too big or too small, midsize companies are able to offer the benefits of both large corporations and small startups.<p>Workplace data website Great Place to Work surveyed …

The Workplace

Feel like an impostor? Me too. Here’s my personal story and 5 ways to crush that feeling

How to Banish Imposter Syndrome and Embrace Everything You Deserve

Recently landed a promotion? Started managing a team? Been appointed to lead a project? Feel like you don’t deserve any of it?<p>Yes? Welcome to the …

Don't Let Impostor Syndrome Sabotage Your Career

Have you ever experienced a moment of panic before you got ready to pitch a proposal, deliver a talk or convene a meeting? I'm not referring to butterflies in your stomach or simple stage fright. I'm talking about being stopped in your tracks with a feeling of such tremendous self-doubt that your …

Professional Recruiter Shares Best and Worst Natural Hair Interview Styles

It’s no secret, our hair is a source for controversy, confusion, and frustration, on a daily basis for some. Interviews are nerve racking enough. …

RealtyShares Now Lets Investors Put Money Into Individual Real Estate Markets

About a year ago, RealtyShares launched as a new way for investors to put small amounts of money into real estate projects, kind of like a “LendingClub for Real Estate.” Now the company is launching a way for them to focus on investing in specific markets around the U.S.<p>RealtyShares works to …

Real Estate

Over 200 black leaders in Silicon Valley gathered in Palo Alto to discuss diversity in tech

On a sunny Sunday morning in Palo Alto, over 200 of the most powerful black leaders in Silicon Valley gathered en masse for the first ever Silicon Valley Diversity Brunch. They had come to discuss how to bring about change in an industry that has managed to keep minorities at an arm’s length for …

Silicon Valley

We're Changing the Face of Angel Investing!

Pipeline Angels is changing the face of angel investing and creating capital for women and non-binary femme social entrepreneurs.<p>Our members serve as …

Weebly CEO David Rusenko: It’s Time to Take Us Seriously

Web site creation and hosting service Weebly is a bit of a quiet online giant. Founded six years ago, the company has helped users create more than …

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Mattress wars heat up: Leesa raises $9 million

Startups have decided the mattress industry is ripe for disruption. The latest to join the ranks of well-funded up-and-coming mattress startups is …

General Assembly Co-Founder Matthew Brimer On Creating Communities with His Pre-Work Dance Party, Daybreaker

Whether in the classroom or on the dancefloor, entrepreneur Matthew Brimer is always looking for ways to bring people together.<p><i>Some of the most</i> …

Silicone Ingredient Solubility List

<b>Silicone Solubility List</b><p>Updated November 26, 2015<p>I compiled these lists based on information from ingredient manufacturers. If you want to know more …

You need sulfates to remove this.

In a curly girl’s world there are plenty of ingredients to watch out for. Whether it is silicones, sulfates, bad alcohols, or heat, curly girls have …

How Diversity Makes Us Smarter

<i>(Editor’s note (1/30/17): In response to President Donald Trump’s immigration order to close U.S. borders to refugees and visitors from seven</i> …

University of Illinois

Growth Options: Where to Play, How to Win

A Framework for Growth Options: Selecting Where to Play and How to Win<p>Achieving value-creating growth is about choices. Some are about where to play. …

Henry Chukwuemeka Onyema Archives

How to Never Feel Stressed at Work Again

READ THIS NEXT{{displayTitle}}<p>We all know what “stress” feels like. When your boss tells you, “<i>See me in my office,</i>” your body heats up, your heart …

Finding My Inner Rockstar

I had a relatively non-traditional path into software development. I majored in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research in college — it’s a …