On Brands, Black Lives Matter and Allyship

June 02, 2020

I'm a black woman who launched a brand to hold black women and women of color in a light that rarely gets shined on us by non-POC brands. I celebrate that we have a diverse community and many non-POC customers. And since we have a diverse community, I wanted to share a message that is hopeful, but cautionary.

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rebecca allen with daughter

Hello from My Quarantine

May 11, 2020

Wondering what I've been up to? Despite my fear of adding more content to the streams of quarantine routines, lists and reflections, I'm sharing a little bit on how we're making it through while quarantining with three generations.

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All Worked Up with Khadijah Robinson of The Nile List

All Worked Up with Khadijah Robinson of The Nile List

May 04, 2020

Khadijah is the founder of The Nile List (@thenilelist), a directory of thousand of black-owned brands for all different products and services. Khadijah makes rooting for everybody black that much easier (put your money where your mouth is, right?!) 

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Evita Robinson of Nomadness

All Worked Up with Evita Robinson of NOMADNESS

March 04, 2019

March, the month that sounds like spring, but still feels like winter in New York. If you've been on your grind and didn't escape the cold this season come along and wanderlust with us. This month we caught up with Evita Robinson of Nomadness Travel Tribe, the authority on where and how POC are traveling. We're feeling warmer already.

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Jihan and Jennifer of Swivel Beauty

All Worked Up with Jihan Thompson and Jennifer Lambert of Swivel Beauty

February 04, 2019

If you have not yet treated yourself to an at-home hair service, do it! The costs are not necessarily more than going to the salon and the convenience is well worth it. In this All Worked Up (AWU), we interview Jihan Thompson and Jennifer Lambert, co-founders of Swivel Beauty, a salon and stylist booking service for textured hair. Click on through!

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Kori Hale of CultureBanx

All Worked Up with Kori Hale of CultureBanx

January 14, 2019

There are plenty of POC in finance, but Kori Hale, founder of CultureBanx, saw the need to make sure our stories get told. So Kori launched a squawk box for the culture. CultureBanx covers how money is moving and who is making money moves. Click through to learn how Kori gets All Worked Up. 

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