Invest in Yourself: Business Tip for Women in Business

There are some key points that need to be addressed for women starting or sustaining a business. One is that you must invest in yourself. Don’t  make excuses! Excuses are barriers and will be the obstacles to your success. Reaching your goals require dedication, commitment and goal setting. Investment isn’t just about money’ its about […]

S. African Business Owner Bongi Mthembu

Global woman Bongi Mthembu shares her story on business in S. Africa. She is the owner of many businesses and is an evolving woman in the branding industry. We met her during a African and African-American business summit. She also mentors other business women and encourages women’s entrepreneurial endeavors. Listen In!

25th OWN: Onyx Woman Network Anniversary Celebration

For 25 years we have been a voice and given a voice to women of color. We took this milestone opportunity to honor 25 other successful women of excellence. These women were trailblazers, women warrior, the business elite and top executives in their organization. For years we celebrated women’s accomplishments. This sold-out event was absolutely […]

Girl, Start That Business!

Resources for Success By Ola Jackson Founder and CEO of OWN: Onyx Woman Network What do you do when your paycheck is too low and the bills are too high? How do you cope when unemployment is soaring and your hope is dwindling? You can sit, wonder, worry and wait for a miracle or you […]

Tamera Coleman is the Media Madam

Inns of Color – Half Hour Version from Tamera Coleman on Vimeo. Tamera Coleman’s independently produced web series “Inns of Color” highlights the history of African-American travel and showcases a collective of five uniquely-themed African-American-owned bed and breakfasts. Before the Civil Rights Act of 1964, lodging choices were limited for African-Americans who traveled. Because of […]

Me’chele’s Wellness Spa – Wellness is Her Business

Have you been thinking about starting a business? Listen in as Me’chele Humphries Hayes shares how she turned her dream into a reality going from apprentice to being the owner of her own luxury spa, Me’chele’s Wellness Spa. If you are thinking about starting your own business, be sure to join us for the Onyx Woman […]

JoAnn Forrester – I Can Do This!

JoAnn Forrester is the President of S. I. Business Associates and Founder of the Empress of Biz. For over 35 years she has been helping women and minority business owner. She is a leader who has created a legacy in the business world as an advocate who is educating women on how to succeed as […]

Women Define Power – What does power mean to you?

Women define power in different ways. Depending on who you are and where you are may define your perspective on power. Having power and being powerful may mean different things to different people and may also be based on where you are in life. Leave a message about how you define power and how you […]

The Power of Empowered Women

Inspiring women from around the world – including political, government and business leaders, journalists and human rights activists came together in Geneva February 26 at an event to highlight the transformative impact of women in society and to speak from personal experience about overcoming the barriers to gender equality. The event was an initiative of […]

Hispanic Woman-Owned Cultural Marketing Firm Wins Top Industry Award

Hispanic Woman-Owned Cultural Marketing Firm Wins Top Industry Award   HMA Cultural Marketing, a woman and minority-owned communications and social marketing firm located in Washington, DC, picked up top honors, the gold, at the recent Stevie Awards, the world’s premier business awards event. The recognition occurred November 8th in New York City. HMA captured top […]

Caution: Women Leaders on Board

Sheryl Sandberg: Why we have too few women leaders. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg looks at why a smaller percentage of women than men reach the top of their professions — and offers 3 powerful pieces of advice to women aiming for the C-suite. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from […]

Operating Your Home-based Business

So you say, one day you want to be your own boss and do it from your own home. Well, these ladies have some tips, advice and some guidance to share with you. Our guests are author and speaker DrGail McClain Hayes, professional event planner LaTonya Barber-Johnson and creator of Sleeping Pretty Hair Bonnets Michele Grier. Listen in, then […]

Work it all out-Try Something New

Pittsburgh anchorwoman Darieth Chisolm is the owner of Full Body Fitness Center in Brentwood, PA. It is such a great way to diversify your exercise routine. If you are not near the Pittsburgh area, you may want to check one out in your area. http://www.fullbodyfitnessclub.com   Let us know about the successful ways that you […]