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Tiffany Patterson

About Tiffany Patterson

Tiffany Patterson is an educator and writer trying to navigate the alternate universe some like to call New York City. Going confidently in the direction of her dreams you can follow her on twitter @writethev.

ColorComm Career Decoded Event Offers Advice For Professionals Unsure How To Reach The Next Level

Think about the last time you made a meaningful work-related connection. The type of connection that lasted beyond the exchange of business cards. Chances are it’s been a while. And to make things worse, you’re probably missing out on opportunities … Read More

“I’ve done some pretty big pivots in my life. I went from engineer to the business side of venture capital to entrepreneurship, and I feel like everything that I’ve done has prepared me for this — [Landit],” Lisa Skeete Tatum, CEO … Read More

Headline after headline seems to convey that magazines are dying and the media landscape is in disarray. Layoffs are in abundance. Jobs are scarce. Yet, if you speak to digital media expert Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich you’ll likely shift your mindset … Read More

With a tell it like it is, bold, and bright spirit author Jessica Bennett is tackling patriarchy one project at a time. As an award-winning journalist and critic, Jessica writes on gender issues and culture as a contributing writer and columnist … Read More

One doesn’t simply become an internationally recognized style influencer, public speaker, media personality, and entrepreneur by playing it safe. Tai Beauchamp not only faces fear head on, over the course of her career, she’s become friends with it. She credits … Read More

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention and CRWN Magazine is no different. After noticing the lack of Black women with natural hair in mainstream media, Lindsey Day, a digital marketing strategist by trade, decided to do something … Read More

Devi Brown’s signature voice has captivated the radio and television airwaves from Los Angeles to New York for more than a decade. However, over the years while audiences were consuming her insightful interviews with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Quincy Jones, … Read More

Native New Yorker and graduate of Pace University, Tola Lawal has the breadth of knowledge and depth of experience to rival professionals twice her age. Tola has worked for luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, media giants MTV and BET, and hip-hop mogul Sean … Read More

Everyday society works to fit us in a box – one type of category, role, race, or expertise. Raquel Cepeda, however, is not willing to choose and refuses to fit in Raquel is an award-winning author, podcaster, and documentary filmmaker. … Read More

On any given game day, while most journalists are still at the office, LaChina Robinson is already at the arena. Often she’s there before the players even arrive. Dressed down in jeans and comfy sneakers, she uses this quiet time … Read More

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Intersection of Food and Hip Hop: Syreeta Gates Hosts Second Annual Stay Hungry Competition

Think about the last time you made a meaningful work-related connection. The type of connection that lasted beyond the exchange of business cards. Chances are it’s been a while. And to make things worse, you’re probably missing out on opportunities … Read More

“I’ve done some pretty big pivots in my life. I went from engineer to the business side of venture capital to entrepreneurship, and I feel like everything that I’ve done has prepared me for this — [Landit],” Lisa Skeete Tatum, CEO … Read More

Headline after headline seems to convey that magazines are dying and the media landscape is in disarray. Layoffs are in abundance. Jobs are scarce. Yet, if you speak to digital media expert Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich you’ll likely shift your mindset … Read More

With a tell it like it is, bold, and bright spirit author Jessica Bennett is tackling patriarchy one project at a time. As an award-winning journalist and critic, Jessica writes on gender issues and culture as a contributing writer and columnist … Read More

One doesn’t simply become an internationally recognized style influencer, public speaker, media personality, and entrepreneur by playing it safe. Tai Beauchamp not only faces fear head on, over the course of her career, she’s become friends with it. She credits … Read More

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention and CRWN Magazine is no different. After noticing the lack of Black women with natural hair in mainstream media, Lindsey Day, a digital marketing strategist by trade, decided to do something … Read More

Devi Brown’s signature voice has captivated the radio and television airwaves from Los Angeles to New York for more than a decade. However, over the years while audiences were consuming her insightful interviews with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Quincy Jones, … Read More

Native New Yorker and graduate of Pace University, Tola Lawal has the breadth of knowledge and depth of experience to rival professionals twice her age. Tola has worked for luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, media giants MTV and BET, and hip-hop mogul Sean … Read More

Everyday society works to fit us in a box – one type of category, role, race, or expertise. Raquel Cepeda, however, is not willing to choose and refuses to fit in Raquel is an award-winning author, podcaster, and documentary filmmaker. … Read More

On any given game day, while most journalists are still at the office, LaChina Robinson is already at the arena. Often she’s there before the players even arrive. Dressed down in jeans and comfy sneakers, she uses this quiet time … Read More

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Words to Live By: Tracy G. Affirms Today’s Dope Woman

Think about the last time you made a meaningful work-related connection. The type of connection that lasted beyond the exchange of business cards. Chances are it’s been a while. And to make things worse, you’re probably missing out on opportunities … Read More

“I’ve done some pretty big pivots in my life. I went from engineer to the business side of venture capital to entrepreneurship, and I feel like everything that I’ve done has prepared me for this — [Landit],” Lisa Skeete Tatum, CEO … Read More

Headline after headline seems to convey that magazines are dying and the media landscape is in disarray. Layoffs are in abundance. Jobs are scarce. Yet, if you speak to digital media expert Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich you’ll likely shift your mindset … Read More

With a tell it like it is, bold, and bright spirit author Jessica Bennett is tackling patriarchy one project at a time. As an award-winning journalist and critic, Jessica writes on gender issues and culture as a contributing writer and columnist … Read More

One doesn’t simply become an internationally recognized style influencer, public speaker, media personality, and entrepreneur by playing it safe. Tai Beauchamp not only faces fear head on, over the course of her career, she’s become friends with it. She credits … Read More

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention and CRWN Magazine is no different. After noticing the lack of Black women with natural hair in mainstream media, Lindsey Day, a digital marketing strategist by trade, decided to do something … Read More

Devi Brown’s signature voice has captivated the radio and television airwaves from Los Angeles to New York for more than a decade. However, over the years while audiences were consuming her insightful interviews with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Quincy Jones, … Read More

Native New Yorker and graduate of Pace University, Tola Lawal has the breadth of knowledge and depth of experience to rival professionals twice her age. Tola has worked for luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, media giants MTV and BET, and hip-hop mogul Sean … Read More

Everyday society works to fit us in a box – one type of category, role, race, or expertise. Raquel Cepeda, however, is not willing to choose and refuses to fit in Raquel is an award-winning author, podcaster, and documentary filmmaker. … Read More

On any given game day, while most journalists are still at the office, LaChina Robinson is already at the arena. Often she’s there before the players even arrive. Dressed down in jeans and comfy sneakers, she uses this quiet time … Read More

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Recap: Motivating Through Mentors Panel featuring Diane Guerro

Think about the last time you made a meaningful work-related connection. The type of connection that lasted beyond the exchange of business cards. Chances are it’s been a while. And to make things worse, you’re probably missing out on opportunities … Read More

“I’ve done some pretty big pivots in my life. I went from engineer to the business side of venture capital to entrepreneurship, and I feel like everything that I’ve done has prepared me for this — [Landit],” Lisa Skeete Tatum, CEO … Read More

Headline after headline seems to convey that magazines are dying and the media landscape is in disarray. Layoffs are in abundance. Jobs are scarce. Yet, if you speak to digital media expert Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich you’ll likely shift your mindset … Read More

With a tell it like it is, bold, and bright spirit author Jessica Bennett is tackling patriarchy one project at a time. As an award-winning journalist and critic, Jessica writes on gender issues and culture as a contributing writer and columnist … Read More

One doesn’t simply become an internationally recognized style influencer, public speaker, media personality, and entrepreneur by playing it safe. Tai Beauchamp not only faces fear head on, over the course of her career, she’s become friends with it. She credits … Read More

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention and CRWN Magazine is no different. After noticing the lack of Black women with natural hair in mainstream media, Lindsey Day, a digital marketing strategist by trade, decided to do something … Read More

Devi Brown’s signature voice has captivated the radio and television airwaves from Los Angeles to New York for more than a decade. However, over the years while audiences were consuming her insightful interviews with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Quincy Jones, … Read More

Native New Yorker and graduate of Pace University, Tola Lawal has the breadth of knowledge and depth of experience to rival professionals twice her age. Tola has worked for luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, media giants MTV and BET, and hip-hop mogul Sean … Read More

Everyday society works to fit us in a box – one type of category, role, race, or expertise. Raquel Cepeda, however, is not willing to choose and refuses to fit in Raquel is an award-winning author, podcaster, and documentary filmmaker. … Read More

On any given game day, while most journalists are still at the office, LaChina Robinson is already at the arena. Often she’s there before the players even arrive. Dressed down in jeans and comfy sneakers, she uses this quiet time … Read More

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Looking for A New Bestie? Swipe Right.

Think about the last time you made a meaningful work-related connection. The type of connection that lasted beyond the exchange of business cards. Chances are it’s been a while. And to make things worse, you’re probably missing out on opportunities … Read More

“I’ve done some pretty big pivots in my life. I went from engineer to the business side of venture capital to entrepreneurship, and I feel like everything that I’ve done has prepared me for this — [Landit],” Lisa Skeete Tatum, CEO … Read More

Headline after headline seems to convey that magazines are dying and the media landscape is in disarray. Layoffs are in abundance. Jobs are scarce. Yet, if you speak to digital media expert Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich you’ll likely shift your mindset … Read More

With a tell it like it is, bold, and bright spirit author Jessica Bennett is tackling patriarchy one project at a time. As an award-winning journalist and critic, Jessica writes on gender issues and culture as a contributing writer and columnist … Read More

One doesn’t simply become an internationally recognized style influencer, public speaker, media personality, and entrepreneur by playing it safe. Tai Beauchamp not only faces fear head on, over the course of her career, she’s become friends with it. She credits … Read More

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention and CRWN Magazine is no different. After noticing the lack of Black women with natural hair in mainstream media, Lindsey Day, a digital marketing strategist by trade, decided to do something … Read More

Devi Brown’s signature voice has captivated the radio and television airwaves from Los Angeles to New York for more than a decade. However, over the years while audiences were consuming her insightful interviews with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Quincy Jones, … Read More

Native New Yorker and graduate of Pace University, Tola Lawal has the breadth of knowledge and depth of experience to rival professionals twice her age. Tola has worked for luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, media giants MTV and BET, and hip-hop mogul Sean … Read More

Everyday society works to fit us in a box – one type of category, role, race, or expertise. Raquel Cepeda, however, is not willing to choose and refuses to fit in Raquel is an award-winning author, podcaster, and documentary filmmaker. … Read More

On any given game day, while most journalists are still at the office, LaChina Robinson is already at the arena. Often she’s there before the players even arrive. Dressed down in jeans and comfy sneakers, she uses this quiet time … Read More

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Odyssey Media Presents the In the Black Tour

Think about the last time you made a meaningful work-related connection. The type of connection that lasted beyond the exchange of business cards. Chances are it’s been a while. And to make things worse, you’re probably missing out on opportunities … Read More

“I’ve done some pretty big pivots in my life. I went from engineer to the business side of venture capital to entrepreneurship, and I feel like everything that I’ve done has prepared me for this — [Landit],” Lisa Skeete Tatum, CEO … Read More

Headline after headline seems to convey that magazines are dying and the media landscape is in disarray. Layoffs are in abundance. Jobs are scarce. Yet, if you speak to digital media expert Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich you’ll likely shift your mindset … Read More

With a tell it like it is, bold, and bright spirit author Jessica Bennett is tackling patriarchy one project at a time. As an award-winning journalist and critic, Jessica writes on gender issues and culture as a contributing writer and columnist … Read More

One doesn’t simply become an internationally recognized style influencer, public speaker, media personality, and entrepreneur by playing it safe. Tai Beauchamp not only faces fear head on, over the course of her career, she’s become friends with it. She credits … Read More

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention and CRWN Magazine is no different. After noticing the lack of Black women with natural hair in mainstream media, Lindsey Day, a digital marketing strategist by trade, decided to do something … Read More

Devi Brown’s signature voice has captivated the radio and television airwaves from Los Angeles to New York for more than a decade. However, over the years while audiences were consuming her insightful interviews with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Quincy Jones, … Read More

Native New Yorker and graduate of Pace University, Tola Lawal has the breadth of knowledge and depth of experience to rival professionals twice her age. Tola has worked for luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, media giants MTV and BET, and hip-hop mogul Sean … Read More

Everyday society works to fit us in a box – one type of category, role, race, or expertise. Raquel Cepeda, however, is not willing to choose and refuses to fit in Raquel is an award-winning author, podcaster, and documentary filmmaker. … Read More

On any given game day, while most journalists are still at the office, LaChina Robinson is already at the arena. Often she’s there before the players even arrive. Dressed down in jeans and comfy sneakers, she uses this quiet time … Read More

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Microsoft Helps Millennial Entrepreneurs Make Their Dreams Real

Think about the last time you made a meaningful work-related connection. The type of connection that lasted beyond the exchange of business cards. Chances are it’s been a while. And to make things worse, you’re probably missing out on opportunities … Read More

“I’ve done some pretty big pivots in my life. I went from engineer to the business side of venture capital to entrepreneurship, and I feel like everything that I’ve done has prepared me for this — [Landit],” Lisa Skeete Tatum, CEO … Read More

Headline after headline seems to convey that magazines are dying and the media landscape is in disarray. Layoffs are in abundance. Jobs are scarce. Yet, if you speak to digital media expert Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich you’ll likely shift your mindset … Read More

With a tell it like it is, bold, and bright spirit author Jessica Bennett is tackling patriarchy one project at a time. As an award-winning journalist and critic, Jessica writes on gender issues and culture as a contributing writer and columnist … Read More

One doesn’t simply become an internationally recognized style influencer, public speaker, media personality, and entrepreneur by playing it safe. Tai Beauchamp not only faces fear head on, over the course of her career, she’s become friends with it. She credits … Read More

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention and CRWN Magazine is no different. After noticing the lack of Black women with natural hair in mainstream media, Lindsey Day, a digital marketing strategist by trade, decided to do something … Read More

Devi Brown’s signature voice has captivated the radio and television airwaves from Los Angeles to New York for more than a decade. However, over the years while audiences were consuming her insightful interviews with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Quincy Jones, … Read More

Native New Yorker and graduate of Pace University, Tola Lawal has the breadth of knowledge and depth of experience to rival professionals twice her age. Tola has worked for luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, media giants MTV and BET, and hip-hop mogul Sean … Read More

Everyday society works to fit us in a box – one type of category, role, race, or expertise. Raquel Cepeda, however, is not willing to choose and refuses to fit in Raquel is an award-winning author, podcaster, and documentary filmmaker. … Read More

On any given game day, while most journalists are still at the office, LaChina Robinson is already at the arena. Often she’s there before the players even arrive. Dressed down in jeans and comfy sneakers, she uses this quiet time … Read More

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Wanda Sykes in Conversation with Judy Gold

Think about the last time you made a meaningful work-related connection. The type of connection that lasted beyond the exchange of business cards. Chances are it’s been a while. And to make things worse, you’re probably missing out on opportunities … Read More

“I’ve done some pretty big pivots in my life. I went from engineer to the business side of venture capital to entrepreneurship, and I feel like everything that I’ve done has prepared me for this — [Landit],” Lisa Skeete Tatum, CEO … Read More

Headline after headline seems to convey that magazines are dying and the media landscape is in disarray. Layoffs are in abundance. Jobs are scarce. Yet, if you speak to digital media expert Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich you’ll likely shift your mindset … Read More

With a tell it like it is, bold, and bright spirit author Jessica Bennett is tackling patriarchy one project at a time. As an award-winning journalist and critic, Jessica writes on gender issues and culture as a contributing writer and columnist … Read More

One doesn’t simply become an internationally recognized style influencer, public speaker, media personality, and entrepreneur by playing it safe. Tai Beauchamp not only faces fear head on, over the course of her career, she’s become friends with it. She credits … Read More

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention and CRWN Magazine is no different. After noticing the lack of Black women with natural hair in mainstream media, Lindsey Day, a digital marketing strategist by trade, decided to do something … Read More

Devi Brown’s signature voice has captivated the radio and television airwaves from Los Angeles to New York for more than a decade. However, over the years while audiences were consuming her insightful interviews with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Quincy Jones, … Read More

Native New Yorker and graduate of Pace University, Tola Lawal has the breadth of knowledge and depth of experience to rival professionals twice her age. Tola has worked for luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, media giants MTV and BET, and hip-hop mogul Sean … Read More

Everyday society works to fit us in a box – one type of category, role, race, or expertise. Raquel Cepeda, however, is not willing to choose and refuses to fit in Raquel is an award-winning author, podcaster, and documentary filmmaker. … Read More

On any given game day, while most journalists are still at the office, LaChina Robinson is already at the arena. Often she’s there before the players even arrive. Dressed down in jeans and comfy sneakers, she uses this quiet time … Read More

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Student Communications Career Conference Offers Attendees Industry Insight and A Confidence Boost

Think about the last time you made a meaningful work-related connection. The type of connection that lasted beyond the exchange of business cards. Chances are it’s been a while. And to make things worse, you’re probably missing out on opportunities … Read More

“I’ve done some pretty big pivots in my life. I went from engineer to the business side of venture capital to entrepreneurship, and I feel like everything that I’ve done has prepared me for this — [Landit],” Lisa Skeete Tatum, CEO … Read More

Headline after headline seems to convey that magazines are dying and the media landscape is in disarray. Layoffs are in abundance. Jobs are scarce. Yet, if you speak to digital media expert Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich you’ll likely shift your mindset … Read More

With a tell it like it is, bold, and bright spirit author Jessica Bennett is tackling patriarchy one project at a time. As an award-winning journalist and critic, Jessica writes on gender issues and culture as a contributing writer and columnist … Read More

One doesn’t simply become an internationally recognized style influencer, public speaker, media personality, and entrepreneur by playing it safe. Tai Beauchamp not only faces fear head on, over the course of her career, she’s become friends with it. She credits … Read More

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention and CRWN Magazine is no different. After noticing the lack of Black women with natural hair in mainstream media, Lindsey Day, a digital marketing strategist by trade, decided to do something … Read More

Devi Brown’s signature voice has captivated the radio and television airwaves from Los Angeles to New York for more than a decade. However, over the years while audiences were consuming her insightful interviews with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Quincy Jones, … Read More

Native New Yorker and graduate of Pace University, Tola Lawal has the breadth of knowledge and depth of experience to rival professionals twice her age. Tola has worked for luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, media giants MTV and BET, and hip-hop mogul Sean … Read More

Everyday society works to fit us in a box – one type of category, role, race, or expertise. Raquel Cepeda, however, is not willing to choose and refuses to fit in Raquel is an award-winning author, podcaster, and documentary filmmaker. … Read More

On any given game day, while most journalists are still at the office, LaChina Robinson is already at the arena. Often she’s there before the players even arrive. Dressed down in jeans and comfy sneakers, she uses this quiet time … Read More

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Senator Kristen Gillibrand in Conversation With Gloria Steinem

Think about the last time you made a meaningful work-related connection. The type of connection that lasted beyond the exchange of business cards. Chances are it’s been a while. And to make things worse, you’re probably missing out on opportunities … Read More

“I’ve done some pretty big pivots in my life. I went from engineer to the business side of venture capital to entrepreneurship, and I feel like everything that I’ve done has prepared me for this — [Landit],” Lisa Skeete Tatum, CEO … Read More

Headline after headline seems to convey that magazines are dying and the media landscape is in disarray. Layoffs are in abundance. Jobs are scarce. Yet, if you speak to digital media expert Julie Hochheiser Ilkovich you’ll likely shift your mindset … Read More

With a tell it like it is, bold, and bright spirit author Jessica Bennett is tackling patriarchy one project at a time. As an award-winning journalist and critic, Jessica writes on gender issues and culture as a contributing writer and columnist … Read More

One doesn’t simply become an internationally recognized style influencer, public speaker, media personality, and entrepreneur by playing it safe. Tai Beauchamp not only faces fear head on, over the course of her career, she’s become friends with it. She credits … Read More

It’s been said that necessity is the mother of invention and CRWN Magazine is no different. After noticing the lack of Black women with natural hair in mainstream media, Lindsey Day, a digital marketing strategist by trade, decided to do something … Read More

Devi Brown’s signature voice has captivated the radio and television airwaves from Los Angeles to New York for more than a decade. However, over the years while audiences were consuming her insightful interviews with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Quincy Jones, … Read More

Native New Yorker and graduate of Pace University, Tola Lawal has the breadth of knowledge and depth of experience to rival professionals twice her age. Tola has worked for luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, media giants MTV and BET, and hip-hop mogul Sean … Read More

Everyday society works to fit us in a box – one type of category, role, race, or expertise. Raquel Cepeda, however, is not willing to choose and refuses to fit in Raquel is an award-winning author, podcaster, and documentary filmmaker. … Read More

On any given game day, while most journalists are still at the office, LaChina Robinson is already at the arena. Often she’s there before the players even arrive. Dressed down in jeans and comfy sneakers, she uses this quiet time … Read More

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