We thought we’d bring you up to speed with all the career stories you might have missed during your busy week, all Career Girls need to stay in the know, so here’s our round-up of the best career stories this week…
Emma Watson has started a book club!
Yes, that’s right, and it’s open to everyone! The first book on Emma’s list is My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem, the club is called Our Shared Shelf, and Emma herself starts a lot of the discussions about the reading material. We’re going to join…
Taraji P. Henson for the win!
She waited and worked 20 years for this moment, but all her hard work has finally paid off. Taraji P. Henson finally won her first award as best TV drama actress for her role as Cookie Lyon in the drama hit-series Empire. Her speech was in true ‘Cookie Lyon’ style. Everyone who followed her story, knows she worked her ass off to get to where she is now and the credit she’s receiving for her amazing acting in Empire is well deserved. Taraji is a real Power Woman who shows that patient and hard work will pay off in the end.
Forbes 30 Under 30 2016
Ready for some major motivation? From an initial screening list of more than 15,000 of the best of the best, the 600 women and men featured in the Forbes fifth annual 30 Under 30 are America’s most important young entrepreneurs, creative leaders and brightest stars. Name a business sector, social issue or essential institution, they are taking it on and changing the rules of the game– or creating entirely new playbooks.
This year is your year!
Honestly, 2016 is the year of the Career Girl, with major players, leaders, thinkers and business women leading the way and doing what they want! Don’t believe us, read why this year is the year that Career Girl’s take over the world!
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