Using LinkedIn to Ensure You Are Fit 4 Hire

Using LinkedIn to Ensure You Are Fit 4 Hire

LinkedIn is a social network like no other. Designed to allow users to connect with other career-minded individuals, LinkedIn offers great opportunities for networking, professional development and recruiting. Recently, I had the opportunity to discuss LinkedIn with Jacynta Brewton, Alumnae…







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Your Exclusive Invitation to Hangout with Me

Your Exclusive Invitation to Hangout with Me

Anyone who knows me knows that I LOVE all things social media. The only thing I enjoy more than being active on social media is sharing tips, strategies and best practices that help others build active and engaging digital communities.…







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HBCUs and the Hip Hop Philanthropist

HBCUs and the Hip Hop Philanthropist

This morning I learned that hip hop icon Dr. Dre and co-founder of Interscope Records Jimmy Iovine, both co-founders of Beats by Dre, donated $70 million to the University of Southern California (USC) to create the Jimmy Iovine and Andre…







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Relationship Advice from Nicole Ari Parker: Become the Person You Want to Marry

Relationship Advice from Nicole Ari Parker: Become the Person You Want to Marry

Last week I had the opportunity to attend Spelman College’s Women of Color Leadership Conference. My experiences at Women of Color are always empowering and enlightening, and this year was no different. However, while the conference this year was focused…







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Angela Davis Meets Storify

Angela Davis Meets Storify

I love social media. Everyday a new site with a new superpower emerges and I become intrigued all over again. My newest baby is Storify. It allows you to capture posts from Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Flickr and Google Images…







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Wanna Blog?

Wanna Blog?

In it’s June edition, Spelman College’s online publication, Inside Spelman, featured nine alumnae bloggers who were “blogging with purpose.” I was honored to me one of the chosen ones. On June 13, the nine of us joined Inside Spelman editor Joyce…







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