Posts in category "Creative Life"

Photos: Russell Simmons' Art For Life Summer Camp

Students of Russell Simmons' Art For Life Camp in Brooklyn, New York.
The Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation (RPAF) “is dedicated to providing inner city youth across New York City with significant exposure to the arts, as well as to supporting emerging artists with exhibition opportunities.” On the countdown to the annual Art For Life gala, journalists visited the Corridor Galleries today in New York to see the students... Read more »

Detroit Divas Join The Black Social Network College Tour

Detroit Divas Join The Black Social Network College Tour
The Black Social Network College Tour is a traveling stage play that uses theater to illustrate the importance of responsible social media branding. In The Black Social Network, Eva, an ambitious celebrity publicist, and Jasmine, a Facebook fabulist, unravel when an online rumor triggers offline consequences. Image is everything— until reality crashes the party. Detroit... Read more »

Are Your Fashions Keeping You Poor? Learn the 5 Paths to Wealth

Are Your Fashions Keeping You Poor? Learn the 5 Paths to Wealth
Are There Dollars in your Designer Purse? By Dawniel Winningham Women, Sisters, and Girlfriends this is a wake up call for each of us! It is past time for us to face our finances before we face our fashion! Don’t get me wrong, I love red bottoms just like the next chick, and my closet... Read more »
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For Adults Only: Healthy Orangesicle Frozen Yogurt

For Adults Only: Healthy Orangesicle Frozen Yogurt
By Jocelyn Delk Adams of Grandbaby Cakes Childhood nostalgia often inspires my dessert creations.  Orangesicle, Dreamsicle and Creamsicle flavors overwhelm my memory when I see an ice cream truck passing by during the summer. I remember ordering these popsicles and I smile as instant flashbacks of double dutch, hide-and-seek and ice cream cones overwhelm me.... Read more »

DIY Classroom Valentine's Day Kits

DIY Classroom Valentine's Day Kits
By Nicole Harding DIY Valentine’s Day Kits: 4 Easy Steps  Ahhh, it’s time for your little sugar to trade Valentine’s Day gifts at school, and you don’t want cards that pop out of the box and tear on the fold, you want something fun—something with some POP! Now would be a good time to mention... Read more »

These Four Gifts Every Woman Needs--Don't Cost a Thing!

These Four Gifts Every Woman Needs--Don't Cost a Thing!
Merry Christmas to Myself By Toni Spearman Being the last-minute Christmas shopper that I am (I work better under pressure), I decided to add one more name to my shopping list before December 25th: My own! I felt like Santa Claus, literally, when I made my list and checked it twice, then a few more... Read more »
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Boardroom Beauties: Top 6 Holiday Beauty Tips

Boardroom Beauties: Top 6 Holiday Beauty Tips
By A Beauty School Scarlet Here’s a quickie beauty guide to help you look and feel your best from the boardroom to the bedroom and beyond. 1.      Start Your Day Off Right: Take 10 -15 minutes to find your inner peace. Set the tone for the day to ensure you start with positive thoughts. Always... Read more »

Got a minute? 7 Tips to Recharge Your Career

Got a minute? 7 Tips to Recharge Your Career
The future is now—so, are you prepared for it? Ven K. Lai, Lead Creative Designer, Buick, Creative Design, has seven rules for rebooting your career and these rules apply if you’re a Millennial just starting out, and/or if you’re a mid-level executive starting over. Video: Meet Ven K. Lai Ven K. Lai, Lead Creative Buick,... Read more »

Got a Minute? Boost Your Confidence and Morale at Work

Got a Minute?  Boost Your Confidence and Morale at Work
If you are in the minority at work, you may feel out of place. Solitary lunches and company un-invitations can be hazardous to your work morale, competence and confidence. And let’s face it Chicks— you can’t rise to the top if you’re feeling down and out. Video: Meet Crystal Windham, Director of Design GM North... Read more »
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Got a Minute? Transfer Your Skills for Your Dream Job

Got a Minute? Transfer Your Skills for Your Dream Job
 By Yanni Brown A few days ago, the Six Brown Chicks took a road trip to General Motors World (GM) in Detroit, the “Motor City.” While there, we sat with some awesome women who are blazing the trails in life, love, careers and in their unique pursuits of happiness. We are compelled to share the nuggets... Read more »