A Delta Airlines flight attendant doubted that a Black female is a doctor when another passenger becomes unresponsive during a flight. She shares the humiliating incident on Facebook.


NewsOne kicks off our weekly events calendar for Chicagoans making it happen with events for entrepreneurs and those in PR and media.

——————————————————————— Throughout my career as a business journalist and career coach, I’m regularly asked what separates top performers from the rest of the pack. It’s a great question. What I’ve consistently observed over the years is that elite performers who’ve experienced long-term success, have a go-getter mentality. SEE ALSO: Here’s What To Do If You […]

——————————————————————— Today, and everyday, countless people awake to go to a job they hate. A job that makes them sick to their stomach to think about. A job where they count the hours until it’s time to leave. And then, they’re up and at it again the next day. (Study finds professionals dissatisfied with their […]

One of the best decisions a young professional can make is to be come the CEO of their cubicle. This can mean the difference between striving and thriving in your career. When I began my career as an executive assistant with children’s television network Nickelodeon, I hated my small cubicle. Here I was working for […]

——————————————————————— It’s a tough job market out there. With the unemployment rate for 16- to 24-year-olds at 16 percent, scores of college educated young professionals are struggling to find work. Here’s the good thing: There’s something very simple you can do to set yourself apart from the competition. It’s called the informational interview. What Is […]

——————————————————————— The talk of the town in the NBA right now is New York Knicks phenom Jeremy Lin. Overnight, the undrafted Lin went from obscurity to being mentioned in the same sentences as Lebron James, Kobe Bryant and Chris Paul. All the hype is based on Lin’s ability to step into a high-pressure situation in […]

HOUSTON A group of young, African American professionals are claiming racism after a party of theirs was shut down at the Hudson in the trendy Rice Village area of Houston. Video blogger and Houston resident, Lydia Cotton had the following to say about the incident. December 28, 2010 was the night I and a hundred […]