Getting the Job Done

Professionalism 101: Use this post to learn the basics about doing your job and getting the job done.

Interviewing… Yikes!

So, you’ve met the right people, made the right connections, applied for the job, and now have an interview. What do you wear? What should you do beforehand? Do you get nervous just thinking about interviewing? I’m here to (hopefully) help. Before the Interview Interviewing is as much about...

It’s Been a Rough Week +

It is okay to feel however you feel. With everything going on in the world for George Floyd and the countless other black men, women, and non-binary people, it’s important you take the time to feel and process. If you’re employer has not been and is not understanding, use...

Greetings and Meetings

Part of being a professional is meeting new people. They can be across your company, within the same industry, across industries, the possibilities are endless. Meeting new people in any arena is the first step to networking (an overall area in which I admittedly struggle), and can be the...

Being the Only Black Person in the Room

It can be intimidating being the only black person in a meeting, conference, team, or company. This is especially true when there are little to no other people of color. The unfortunate truth of these situations is that we’ve worked harder than our white counterparts and lacked half of...

3 Lessons Learned When I Changed Jobs

I’ve recently changed jobs. After thinking it was time for a change, I decided to put my money where my mouth was and put out a couple of applications. I got callbacks for most and rejections for others, but I was happy I even made the effort to apply....

The Transition from School to Work

Transitioning from college life to full-time work is tough. Here's my experience with this transition in the hopes that you feel less alone.

Experience the Debate with Me

This past Monday, September 26, 2016, I had the amazing opportunity to attend the Presidential Debate at Hofstra University. Let me take you through the journey of my experience and thoughts on the evening.