Stiletto Boss University launches virtual portal to groom young entrepreneurs
When meeting sites shut down due to coronavirus restrictions, Stiletto Boss University shifted online to keep nearly 60 girls connected during a time of physical distancing.
By Nakisha Washington | April 1, 2020
“It got real on Monday”: Parents adjust to extended school closures
Parents share their experiences of juggling a career and kids at home due to coronavirus.
By Nakisha Washington | March 24, 2020
Celebrity makeup artist Jami Svay talks business and beauty
The Charlotte-based beauty entrepreneur opens up about her new franchise, advice on landing major deals and spring beauty trends.
By Nakisha Washington | March 3, 2020
Sorority celebrates authors during national tour
The Charlotte Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. will host third stop of Delta Authors on Tour.
By Nakisha Washington | March 2, 2020
Tattoo documentary, work of arts group showcasing teen talent behind the lens
Creating Exposure through the Arts will debut its "Behind the Ink" documentary at the BOOM Festival in April.
By Nakisha Washington | February 17, 2020
Will these Black-owned businesses get the ‘Oprah effect’?
Each of these business owners was connected to the media mogul’s recent visit to the Queen City.
By Nakisha Washington | January 21, 2020
Opinion | January is the perfect time to start mentoring Charlotte youth
January is National Mentoring Month.
By Nakisha Washington | January 6, 2020
Jack and Jill chapter opens reading room at Charlotte school
The organization of African American moms donated more than 600 books to Brisbane Academy.
By Nakisha Washington | December 9, 2019
“Black don’t crack,” but it can
Melanin plays a role in how our skin ages, but more women in their 30s are seeking out anti-aging cosmetic procedures.
By Nakisha Washington | December 4, 2019
Burnout is real, and it’s affecting people younger and faster
Some experts link medical conditions like depression to burnout, and it's on the rise.
By Nakisha Washington | November 18, 2019