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Asha Boston

About Asha Boston

Asha Boston is a freelance photojournalist and proud, recent grad of Agnes Scott College. Hailing from Brooklyn, NY, she spends her days writing articles and acting as the director and executive producer of her documentary series, The Dinner Table.

Yes, My Work Playlist Is A Little…Ratchet. And? #Werk

Now that the class of 2015 is officially settled into the real world, they’re on their way (hopefully) to launching their careers via internships and entry-level positions. But what exactly are employers looking for when hiring millennial employees? We had the opportunity … Read More

Jodie Patterson is a game-changer. She noticed the lack of beauty products fit for diverse faces of beauty, and with the help of her business partner, Benjamin Bernet, created Doobop. The e-commerce site is dedicated to providing diverse beauty options for women: it offers … Read More

When it comes to young game changers in Hollywood, Keke Palmer is one of the names that immediately comes to mind. Following her breakthrough role in “Akeelah and the Bee” as a child, she continues to take on roles we … Read More

“In the end, only kindness matters” are words Suzy Welch lives by. Much of her time is spent as a TV commentator, best-selling author, journalist and businesswoman extraordinaire. Suzy is also a mother of 4, animal-lover and an avid runner. … Read More

Aliza Licht is a social media superstar widely known as the voice behind @DKNY PR Girl on twitter. She was a pioneer in that space and today the @DKNY twitter account has over half a million followers. The twitter account is how many … Read More

No doubt about it, the thought of ice and snow brings chilling memories and horrible flashbacks of what was possibly the worst winter ever. Yet, in the midst of the back to back freezing temps and ice filled sidewalks we discovered … Read More

Miko Branch along with her sister Titi Branch successfully launched Miss Jessie’s to cater to women with curly hair. We know them today as pioneers in the natural hair movement. In her new book titled “Miss Jessie’s: Creating A Successful … Read More

Lightning struck at a Dell Company seminar, where Liz Elam had been enjoying a career as one of their top sales executives. As part of a series of “aha” moments, Liz realized she wanted to be somewhere else. Just two … Read More

Sophia Chang is a hustler. The designer illustrator from Queens New York attended Parsons School of Design and today she works as an independent creative juggling multiple freelance projects that span the spectrum of graphic design, apparel, printmaking, media and … Read More

Leah McSweeney is not afraid of standing up for what she believes in. She’s not afraid to say what she thinks or go after what she wants. Furthermore, she’s not afraid of failing. This fearless spirit manifests in all she … Read More

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Not Only Do Black Girls Rock, Black Girls Lead

Now that the class of 2015 is officially settled into the real world, they’re on their way (hopefully) to launching their careers via internships and entry-level positions. But what exactly are employers looking for when hiring millennial employees? We had the opportunity … Read More

Jodie Patterson is a game-changer. She noticed the lack of beauty products fit for diverse faces of beauty, and with the help of her business partner, Benjamin Bernet, created Doobop. The e-commerce site is dedicated to providing diverse beauty options for women: it offers … Read More

When it comes to young game changers in Hollywood, Keke Palmer is one of the names that immediately comes to mind. Following her breakthrough role in “Akeelah and the Bee” as a child, she continues to take on roles we … Read More

“In the end, only kindness matters” are words Suzy Welch lives by. Much of her time is spent as a TV commentator, best-selling author, journalist and businesswoman extraordinaire. Suzy is also a mother of 4, animal-lover and an avid runner. … Read More

Aliza Licht is a social media superstar widely known as the voice behind @DKNY PR Girl on twitter. She was a pioneer in that space and today the @DKNY twitter account has over half a million followers. The twitter account is how many … Read More

No doubt about it, the thought of ice and snow brings chilling memories and horrible flashbacks of what was possibly the worst winter ever. Yet, in the midst of the back to back freezing temps and ice filled sidewalks we discovered … Read More

Miko Branch along with her sister Titi Branch successfully launched Miss Jessie’s to cater to women with curly hair. We know them today as pioneers in the natural hair movement. In her new book titled “Miss Jessie’s: Creating A Successful … Read More

Lightning struck at a Dell Company seminar, where Liz Elam had been enjoying a career as one of their top sales executives. As part of a series of “aha” moments, Liz realized she wanted to be somewhere else. Just two … Read More

Sophia Chang is a hustler. The designer illustrator from Queens New York attended Parsons School of Design and today she works as an independent creative juggling multiple freelance projects that span the spectrum of graphic design, apparel, printmaking, media and … Read More

Leah McSweeney is not afraid of standing up for what she believes in. She’s not afraid to say what she thinks or go after what she wants. Furthermore, she’s not afraid of failing. This fearless spirit manifests in all she … Read More

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Essence Magazine’s Editor-In-Chief Talks Career Leaps & Balance During NYC Luncheon

Now that the class of 2015 is officially settled into the real world, they’re on their way (hopefully) to launching their careers via internships and entry-level positions. But what exactly are employers looking for when hiring millennial employees? We had the opportunity … Read More

Jodie Patterson is a game-changer. She noticed the lack of beauty products fit for diverse faces of beauty, and with the help of her business partner, Benjamin Bernet, created Doobop. The e-commerce site is dedicated to providing diverse beauty options for women: it offers … Read More

When it comes to young game changers in Hollywood, Keke Palmer is one of the names that immediately comes to mind. Following her breakthrough role in “Akeelah and the Bee” as a child, she continues to take on roles we … Read More

“In the end, only kindness matters” are words Suzy Welch lives by. Much of her time is spent as a TV commentator, best-selling author, journalist and businesswoman extraordinaire. Suzy is also a mother of 4, animal-lover and an avid runner. … Read More

Aliza Licht is a social media superstar widely known as the voice behind @DKNY PR Girl on twitter. She was a pioneer in that space and today the @DKNY twitter account has over half a million followers. The twitter account is how many … Read More

No doubt about it, the thought of ice and snow brings chilling memories and horrible flashbacks of what was possibly the worst winter ever. Yet, in the midst of the back to back freezing temps and ice filled sidewalks we discovered … Read More

Miko Branch along with her sister Titi Branch successfully launched Miss Jessie’s to cater to women with curly hair. We know them today as pioneers in the natural hair movement. In her new book titled “Miss Jessie’s: Creating A Successful … Read More

Lightning struck at a Dell Company seminar, where Liz Elam had been enjoying a career as one of their top sales executives. As part of a series of “aha” moments, Liz realized she wanted to be somewhere else. Just two … Read More

Sophia Chang is a hustler. The designer illustrator from Queens New York attended Parsons School of Design and today she works as an independent creative juggling multiple freelance projects that span the spectrum of graphic design, apparel, printmaking, media and … Read More

Leah McSweeney is not afraid of standing up for what she believes in. She’s not afraid to say what she thinks or go after what she wants. Furthermore, she’s not afraid of failing. This fearless spirit manifests in all she … Read More

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Just Graduated: How It Really Feels To Walk Across That Stage

Now that the class of 2015 is officially settled into the real world, they’re on their way (hopefully) to launching their careers via internships and entry-level positions. But what exactly are employers looking for when hiring millennial employees? We had the opportunity … Read More

Jodie Patterson is a game-changer. She noticed the lack of beauty products fit for diverse faces of beauty, and with the help of her business partner, Benjamin Bernet, created Doobop. The e-commerce site is dedicated to providing diverse beauty options for women: it offers … Read More

When it comes to young game changers in Hollywood, Keke Palmer is one of the names that immediately comes to mind. Following her breakthrough role in “Akeelah and the Bee” as a child, she continues to take on roles we … Read More

“In the end, only kindness matters” are words Suzy Welch lives by. Much of her time is spent as a TV commentator, best-selling author, journalist and businesswoman extraordinaire. Suzy is also a mother of 4, animal-lover and an avid runner. … Read More

Aliza Licht is a social media superstar widely known as the voice behind @DKNY PR Girl on twitter. She was a pioneer in that space and today the @DKNY twitter account has over half a million followers. The twitter account is how many … Read More

No doubt about it, the thought of ice and snow brings chilling memories and horrible flashbacks of what was possibly the worst winter ever. Yet, in the midst of the back to back freezing temps and ice filled sidewalks we discovered … Read More

Miko Branch along with her sister Titi Branch successfully launched Miss Jessie’s to cater to women with curly hair. We know them today as pioneers in the natural hair movement. In her new book titled “Miss Jessie’s: Creating A Successful … Read More

Lightning struck at a Dell Company seminar, where Liz Elam had been enjoying a career as one of their top sales executives. As part of a series of “aha” moments, Liz realized she wanted to be somewhere else. Just two … Read More

Sophia Chang is a hustler. The designer illustrator from Queens New York attended Parsons School of Design and today she works as an independent creative juggling multiple freelance projects that span the spectrum of graphic design, apparel, printmaking, media and … Read More

Leah McSweeney is not afraid of standing up for what she believes in. She’s not afraid to say what she thinks or go after what she wants. Furthermore, she’s not afraid of failing. This fearless spirit manifests in all she … Read More

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WATCH: Misty Copeland in Coversation with Amy Astley

Now that the class of 2015 is officially settled into the real world, they’re on their way (hopefully) to launching their careers via internships and entry-level positions. But what exactly are employers looking for when hiring millennial employees? We had the opportunity … Read More

Jodie Patterson is a game-changer. She noticed the lack of beauty products fit for diverse faces of beauty, and with the help of her business partner, Benjamin Bernet, created Doobop. The e-commerce site is dedicated to providing diverse beauty options for women: it offers … Read More

When it comes to young game changers in Hollywood, Keke Palmer is one of the names that immediately comes to mind. Following her breakthrough role in “Akeelah and the Bee” as a child, she continues to take on roles we … Read More

“In the end, only kindness matters” are words Suzy Welch lives by. Much of her time is spent as a TV commentator, best-selling author, journalist and businesswoman extraordinaire. Suzy is also a mother of 4, animal-lover and an avid runner. … Read More

Aliza Licht is a social media superstar widely known as the voice behind @DKNY PR Girl on twitter. She was a pioneer in that space and today the @DKNY twitter account has over half a million followers. The twitter account is how many … Read More

No doubt about it, the thought of ice and snow brings chilling memories and horrible flashbacks of what was possibly the worst winter ever. Yet, in the midst of the back to back freezing temps and ice filled sidewalks we discovered … Read More

Miko Branch along with her sister Titi Branch successfully launched Miss Jessie’s to cater to women with curly hair. We know them today as pioneers in the natural hair movement. In her new book titled “Miss Jessie’s: Creating A Successful … Read More

Lightning struck at a Dell Company seminar, where Liz Elam had been enjoying a career as one of their top sales executives. As part of a series of “aha” moments, Liz realized she wanted to be somewhere else. Just two … Read More

Sophia Chang is a hustler. The designer illustrator from Queens New York attended Parsons School of Design and today she works as an independent creative juggling multiple freelance projects that span the spectrum of graphic design, apparel, printmaking, media and … Read More

Leah McSweeney is not afraid of standing up for what she believes in. She’s not afraid to say what she thinks or go after what she wants. Furthermore, she’s not afraid of failing. This fearless spirit manifests in all she … Read More

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6 Tips for Networking at a Panel Event

Now that the class of 2015 is officially settled into the real world, they’re on their way (hopefully) to launching their careers via internships and entry-level positions. But what exactly are employers looking for when hiring millennial employees? We had the opportunity … Read More

Jodie Patterson is a game-changer. She noticed the lack of beauty products fit for diverse faces of beauty, and with the help of her business partner, Benjamin Bernet, created Doobop. The e-commerce site is dedicated to providing diverse beauty options for women: it offers … Read More

When it comes to young game changers in Hollywood, Keke Palmer is one of the names that immediately comes to mind. Following her breakthrough role in “Akeelah and the Bee” as a child, she continues to take on roles we … Read More

“In the end, only kindness matters” are words Suzy Welch lives by. Much of her time is spent as a TV commentator, best-selling author, journalist and businesswoman extraordinaire. Suzy is also a mother of 4, animal-lover and an avid runner. … Read More

Aliza Licht is a social media superstar widely known as the voice behind @DKNY PR Girl on twitter. She was a pioneer in that space and today the @DKNY twitter account has over half a million followers. The twitter account is how many … Read More

No doubt about it, the thought of ice and snow brings chilling memories and horrible flashbacks of what was possibly the worst winter ever. Yet, in the midst of the back to back freezing temps and ice filled sidewalks we discovered … Read More

Miko Branch along with her sister Titi Branch successfully launched Miss Jessie’s to cater to women with curly hair. We know them today as pioneers in the natural hair movement. In her new book titled “Miss Jessie’s: Creating A Successful … Read More

Lightning struck at a Dell Company seminar, where Liz Elam had been enjoying a career as one of their top sales executives. As part of a series of “aha” moments, Liz realized she wanted to be somewhere else. Just two … Read More

Sophia Chang is a hustler. The designer illustrator from Queens New York attended Parsons School of Design and today she works as an independent creative juggling multiple freelance projects that span the spectrum of graphic design, apparel, printmaking, media and … Read More

Leah McSweeney is not afraid of standing up for what she believes in. She’s not afraid to say what she thinks or go after what she wants. Furthermore, she’s not afraid of failing. This fearless spirit manifests in all she … Read More

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The Fourth Annual Intern Queen Party Recap

Now that the class of 2015 is officially settled into the real world, they’re on their way (hopefully) to launching their careers via internships and entry-level positions. But what exactly are employers looking for when hiring millennial employees? We had the opportunity … Read More

Jodie Patterson is a game-changer. She noticed the lack of beauty products fit for diverse faces of beauty, and with the help of her business partner, Benjamin Bernet, created Doobop. The e-commerce site is dedicated to providing diverse beauty options for women: it offers … Read More

When it comes to young game changers in Hollywood, Keke Palmer is one of the names that immediately comes to mind. Following her breakthrough role in “Akeelah and the Bee” as a child, she continues to take on roles we … Read More

“In the end, only kindness matters” are words Suzy Welch lives by. Much of her time is spent as a TV commentator, best-selling author, journalist and businesswoman extraordinaire. Suzy is also a mother of 4, animal-lover and an avid runner. … Read More

Aliza Licht is a social media superstar widely known as the voice behind @DKNY PR Girl on twitter. She was a pioneer in that space and today the @DKNY twitter account has over half a million followers. The twitter account is how many … Read More

No doubt about it, the thought of ice and snow brings chilling memories and horrible flashbacks of what was possibly the worst winter ever. Yet, in the midst of the back to back freezing temps and ice filled sidewalks we discovered … Read More

Miko Branch along with her sister Titi Branch successfully launched Miss Jessie’s to cater to women with curly hair. We know them today as pioneers in the natural hair movement. In her new book titled “Miss Jessie’s: Creating A Successful … Read More

Lightning struck at a Dell Company seminar, where Liz Elam had been enjoying a career as one of their top sales executives. As part of a series of “aha” moments, Liz realized she wanted to be somewhere else. Just two … Read More

Sophia Chang is a hustler. The designer illustrator from Queens New York attended Parsons School of Design and today she works as an independent creative juggling multiple freelance projects that span the spectrum of graphic design, apparel, printmaking, media and … Read More

Leah McSweeney is not afraid of standing up for what she believes in. She’s not afraid to say what she thinks or go after what she wants. Furthermore, she’s not afraid of failing. This fearless spirit manifests in all she … Read More

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Why Rejection Isn’t The End Of The World

Now that the class of 2015 is officially settled into the real world, they’re on their way (hopefully) to launching their careers via internships and entry-level positions. But what exactly are employers looking for when hiring millennial employees? We had the opportunity … Read More

Jodie Patterson is a game-changer. She noticed the lack of beauty products fit for diverse faces of beauty, and with the help of her business partner, Benjamin Bernet, created Doobop. The e-commerce site is dedicated to providing diverse beauty options for women: it offers … Read More

When it comes to young game changers in Hollywood, Keke Palmer is one of the names that immediately comes to mind. Following her breakthrough role in “Akeelah and the Bee” as a child, she continues to take on roles we … Read More

“In the end, only kindness matters” are words Suzy Welch lives by. Much of her time is spent as a TV commentator, best-selling author, journalist and businesswoman extraordinaire. Suzy is also a mother of 4, animal-lover and an avid runner. … Read More

Aliza Licht is a social media superstar widely known as the voice behind @DKNY PR Girl on twitter. She was a pioneer in that space and today the @DKNY twitter account has over half a million followers. The twitter account is how many … Read More

No doubt about it, the thought of ice and snow brings chilling memories and horrible flashbacks of what was possibly the worst winter ever. Yet, in the midst of the back to back freezing temps and ice filled sidewalks we discovered … Read More

Miko Branch along with her sister Titi Branch successfully launched Miss Jessie’s to cater to women with curly hair. We know them today as pioneers in the natural hair movement. In her new book titled “Miss Jessie’s: Creating A Successful … Read More

Lightning struck at a Dell Company seminar, where Liz Elam had been enjoying a career as one of their top sales executives. As part of a series of “aha” moments, Liz realized she wanted to be somewhere else. Just two … Read More

Sophia Chang is a hustler. The designer illustrator from Queens New York attended Parsons School of Design and today she works as an independent creative juggling multiple freelance projects that span the spectrum of graphic design, apparel, printmaking, media and … Read More

Leah McSweeney is not afraid of standing up for what she believes in. She’s not afraid to say what she thinks or go after what she wants. Furthermore, she’s not afraid of failing. This fearless spirit manifests in all she … Read More

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RECAP: Women Interactive’s “Women Talk Tech”

Now that the class of 2015 is officially settled into the real world, they’re on their way (hopefully) to launching their careers via internships and entry-level positions. But what exactly are employers looking for when hiring millennial employees? We had the opportunity … Read More

Jodie Patterson is a game-changer. She noticed the lack of beauty products fit for diverse faces of beauty, and with the help of her business partner, Benjamin Bernet, created Doobop. The e-commerce site is dedicated to providing diverse beauty options for women: it offers … Read More

When it comes to young game changers in Hollywood, Keke Palmer is one of the names that immediately comes to mind. Following her breakthrough role in “Akeelah and the Bee” as a child, she continues to take on roles we … Read More

“In the end, only kindness matters” are words Suzy Welch lives by. Much of her time is spent as a TV commentator, best-selling author, journalist and businesswoman extraordinaire. Suzy is also a mother of 4, animal-lover and an avid runner. … Read More

Aliza Licht is a social media superstar widely known as the voice behind @DKNY PR Girl on twitter. She was a pioneer in that space and today the @DKNY twitter account has over half a million followers. The twitter account is how many … Read More

No doubt about it, the thought of ice and snow brings chilling memories and horrible flashbacks of what was possibly the worst winter ever. Yet, in the midst of the back to back freezing temps and ice filled sidewalks we discovered … Read More

Miko Branch along with her sister Titi Branch successfully launched Miss Jessie’s to cater to women with curly hair. We know them today as pioneers in the natural hair movement. In her new book titled “Miss Jessie’s: Creating A Successful … Read More

Lightning struck at a Dell Company seminar, where Liz Elam had been enjoying a career as one of their top sales executives. As part of a series of “aha” moments, Liz realized she wanted to be somewhere else. Just two … Read More

Sophia Chang is a hustler. The designer illustrator from Queens New York attended Parsons School of Design and today she works as an independent creative juggling multiple freelance projects that span the spectrum of graphic design, apparel, printmaking, media and … Read More

Leah McSweeney is not afraid of standing up for what she believes in. She’s not afraid to say what she thinks or go after what she wants. Furthermore, she’s not afraid of failing. This fearless spirit manifests in all she … Read More

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What It Takes: Two Teams Of Women Working Together For Their Fashion Dreams

Now that the class of 2015 is officially settled into the real world, they’re on their way (hopefully) to launching their careers via internships and entry-level positions. But what exactly are employers looking for when hiring millennial employees? We had the opportunity … Read More

Jodie Patterson is a game-changer. She noticed the lack of beauty products fit for diverse faces of beauty, and with the help of her business partner, Benjamin Bernet, created Doobop. The e-commerce site is dedicated to providing diverse beauty options for women: it offers … Read More

When it comes to young game changers in Hollywood, Keke Palmer is one of the names that immediately comes to mind. Following her breakthrough role in “Akeelah and the Bee” as a child, she continues to take on roles we … Read More

“In the end, only kindness matters” are words Suzy Welch lives by. Much of her time is spent as a TV commentator, best-selling author, journalist and businesswoman extraordinaire. Suzy is also a mother of 4, animal-lover and an avid runner. … Read More

Aliza Licht is a social media superstar widely known as the voice behind @DKNY PR Girl on twitter. She was a pioneer in that space and today the @DKNY twitter account has over half a million followers. The twitter account is how many … Read More

No doubt about it, the thought of ice and snow brings chilling memories and horrible flashbacks of what was possibly the worst winter ever. Yet, in the midst of the back to back freezing temps and ice filled sidewalks we discovered … Read More

Miko Branch along with her sister Titi Branch successfully launched Miss Jessie’s to cater to women with curly hair. We know them today as pioneers in the natural hair movement. In her new book titled “Miss Jessie’s: Creating A Successful … Read More

Lightning struck at a Dell Company seminar, where Liz Elam had been enjoying a career as one of their top sales executives. As part of a series of “aha” moments, Liz realized she wanted to be somewhere else. Just two … Read More

Sophia Chang is a hustler. The designer illustrator from Queens New York attended Parsons School of Design and today she works as an independent creative juggling multiple freelance projects that span the spectrum of graphic design, apparel, printmaking, media and … Read More

Leah McSweeney is not afraid of standing up for what she believes in. She’s not afraid to say what she thinks or go after what she wants. Furthermore, she’s not afraid of failing. This fearless spirit manifests in all she … Read More

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