Empowering young women is Carrie B. Cook’s mission. This Saturday, September 16th, she along with over 300 girls will be spending the day empowering one another with countless workshops, dynamic speakers and so much more. J.Belle got a chance to speak with her and one of her mentees, Camryn Love about the empowerment vs. EmpowHERment […]

Lauren Freemon comes in to the studio to chat with Rickey Smiley about her new, empowering book for girls entitled, “The New Boss.” She says she wrote the book with young women and girls in mind, and it details the importance of etiquette and gives helpful advice on that and tips on career-building, as well as building […]

  As a divorced single mother, I know the struggles of juggling kids, work, school, homework, after-school activities and BILLS! WHEW!!! It can be a lot for one person to handle. So, I have teamed up with T.I.M.E. to bring you the Single Mother Empowerment Symposium on Sunday, January 19th from 12n-6pm at the Westin […]

If you’re a fan of R&B Divas L.A., you may have seen the episode that featured the ladies marrying themselves in a ceremony.  They each…

Hey you….yeah you. Come closer….I got a secret. Shhhhhh…. The voice in your head that told you to call your old college roommate REALLY did help you land that new job! That squirm that rumbled in your belly really did tell you to move into the right lane to avoid that accident! Those goosebumps that […]

There is certainly no other audience like the Hello Beautiful audience. So, when we received so much positive feedback from you following the publication of a recent article titled, 30 Black Female Leaders You Should Know About, we decided to take it a step further. After reading through your comments for suggestions on other black […]

History has provided us with some extremely successful stories of courage, strength and leadership. Yet sometimes we forget about just how extensive and diverse these stories are. So we’re profiling some of the many women who should be recognized for their achievements and strength. From sport to literature, politics to art, black women have been […]

Tomorrow is the first Friday of the month, which means its time for the Department of Labor Statistics’ June unemployment figures.

Whether or not you believe there’s an end in sight to America’s economic woes, now might be just the right time for you to lend a helping hand to a girl in need.