Beginners Guide to Settling In and Getting Promoted
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Beginners Guide to Settling In and Getting Promoted

Beginners Guide to Settling In and Getting Promoted Summer is here, and you are a few months into your new position after college.  You’ve decided that it’s time to work towards a New You!  You realized that the real world of being a career woman is quite different than you expected.  Maybe you still aren’t quite...

July 17, 2017July 22, 2017by
Your Hair In Corporate America, What Your Need To Know!
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Your Hair In Corporate America, What Your Need To Know!

Your Hair In Corporate America, What Your Need To Know! What do you think about the ruling on prohibiting dreadlocks? Did you know that it is LEGAL for companies to refuse employment based on hairstyles? Should hairstyles be protected from bias? In 2010, a company rescinded their offer of employment after a black woman refused...

June 23, 2017July 13, 2017by
Professional Networking Tips Before You Walk In The Room
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Professional Networking Tips Before You Walk In The Room

Professional Networking Tips Before You Walk In The Room. Three networking preparation tips: 1) Comfortable Shoes: Professional networking events are about walking, talking, moving, standing and mingling. Don’t expect to find the venue littered with chairs.  You don’t want people to gravitate to a chair or one table for the duration of the event. Chairs...

June 18, 2017July 17, 2017by
U.S. Economy From a Black Women’s Perspective
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U.S. Economy From a Black Women’s Perspective

U.S. Economy From a Black Women’s Perspective Why do Black women not see returns on their contributions to the U.S. economy? Huge disparities are still evident. They are undervalued and under compensated despite all their educational, performance and political effort. Black Women are the: Biggest spenders of any other segment Most active group for voting...

June 7, 2017July 22, 2017by
Black Owned Grocery Store in Compton, CA
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Black Owned Grocery Store in Compton, CA

Black Owned Grocery Store in Compton, CA Check out The Grocery Outlet at 2175 W. Rosecrans Ave, Compton, CA 90220 owned by 36 years old Kia Patterson. Experience and tenacity pay off for this African American woman.   With the help of her family, she is making history in Compton, CA. Experience Pays Off Big...

May 31, 2017July 11, 2017by
How to Become Insanely Well Connected
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How to Become Insanely Well Connected

How to Become Insanely Well Connected Check out the article on How to Become Insanely Well Connected.  The article aligns with the preaching and teaching of The Bella Network. http://firstround.com/review/how-to-become-insanely-well-connected/ They offer their seven rules for making memorable connections where your energy is more important than a new idea, referral or introduction: Convey genuine appreciation...

May 29, 2017July 22, 2017by
Schaenae Rourk Chair of the Metro Transportation Business Advisory Council
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Schaenae Rourk Chair of the Metro Transportation Business Advisory Council

https://business.metro.net/VendorPortal/faces/home1/advisoryCouncils;jsessionid=x0N2ZmrpDnVd7JzrBDT6xyS2VGLT2f6zrBw2WNkgBpSmVflWnnMp!-1951141497?_afrLoop=3500069734848945&_afrWindowMode=0&_afrWindowId=null#%40%3F_afrWindowId%3Dnull%26_afrLoop%3D3500069734848945%26_afrWindowMode%3D0%26_adf.ctrl-state%3Dnrdj5e8ts_4Schaenae Rourk elected chair of the Metro Transportation Business Advisory Council (TBAC) Congratulation to Schaenae Rourk who was elected to serve as the NAWBO representative and chair of the Metro Transportation Business Advisory Council (TBAC). TBAC plays an important role in advocating for small business owners’ increased access to Metro contracting opportunities. Schaenae is also...

May 24, 2017July 13, 2017by
What’s the Purpose of Our Women’s Leadership Conference?
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What’s the Purpose of Our Women’s Leadership Conference?

Purpose of The Bella Network’s Annual Women’s Leadership Conference On Thursday, October 20, 2016, The Bella Network, LLC convened a Women’s Conference and Retreat at Hotel Maya in Long Beach, California where they brought high caliber professional and entrepreneurial women together to build professional relationships and grow both personally and professionally.  The theme of the conference was...

May 17, 2017July 14, 2017by
MEET & GREET EVENT – International Black Women’s Public Policy Institute, June 24, 2017
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MEET & GREET EVENT – International Black Women’s Public Policy Institute, June 24, 2017

MEET & GREET EVENT – International Black Women’s Public Policy Institute, June 24, 2017 The International Black Women’s Public Policy Institute (IBWPPI) is having their special Meet and Greet Benefit Luncheon on Saturday, June 24th, 2017 at beautiful Skirball Cultural Center for an evening of “Conversations with Vanessa DeLuca, Editor-in-chief of Essence Magazine and the...

May 16, 2017July 14, 2017by
CEO Nominated for Women of Color – Educational Leadership Award
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CEO Nominated for Women of Color – Educational Leadership Award

CEO Nominated for Women of Color – Educational Leadership Award Since 1995, Women of Color magazine’s annual Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Conference has been the forum of choice for recognizing the significant contributions by women in STEM fields. The event attracts and leverages exceptional talent within the nation’s scientific and technical workforce. Women...

May 12, 2017July 14, 2017by
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