Leaders Need To Be Great Salespeople To Succeed From Harlem To Harare

Whether it’s a CEO, a coach or someone else whose job it is to motivate others, a great leader is at heart a good salesperson. Continue Reading →

#OneBookNY Culturalists In Conversation At The Schomburg In Harlem

The Schomburg Center is excited to partner with the Mayor’s Office of Media & Entertainment on the new “One Book, One New York” initiative, for which residents of all five boroughs are encouraged to read the selected book, Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (available in the Schomburg Center collection and for purchase at the Schomburg Shop). Continue Reading →

Slaves Of One Master, A Conversation At The Schomburg In Harlem

Matthew S. Hopper’s Slaves of One Master: Globalization and Slavery in Arabia in the Age of Empire, a finalist for the Frederick Douglass Prize, explores the history of the African diaspora in Arabia in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Continue Reading →

Andrew McCarthy A Former Brat Pack Heartthrob Harlemite Now A Novelist

Andrew McCarthy spent his youth playing teens in Brat Pack movies such as “Pretty in Pink.” Now the 54-year-old is writing about them. Continue Reading →

Personal Branding Made Simple In Courtney R. Rhodes’ “Make Your Mark”

In this age of social media, there’s never been a more critical time to understand the power of personal branding. The newly-released Make Your Mark: Personal Branding Through ‘On-Purpose’ Living does just that. Continue Reading →

KPMG Donating 1,000 New Books To Children In Harlem

KPMG’s Family for Literacy which seeks to eradicate childhood illiteracy will hold an event Thursday, March 23, 2017, to help to shine a light on the critical importance of books and reading, and get books into the hands of low income families. Continue Reading →

Atlanta: Willie Moore Jr. And VIP At New Book Release For ‘Happily After All’

TV and radio personality Willie Moore Jr. (“Willie Moore Jr. Show”/Reach Media) hosted the Atlanta stop of his book tour  celebrating the release of his new critically acclaimed relationship book, “Happily After All.” Continue Reading →

Tia Mowry On “Whole New You: How Real Food Transforms Your Life” (Video)

Whole New You: How Real Food Transforms Your Life, for a Healthier, More Gorgeous You” is Harlem fave Tia Mowry’s new book. Continue Reading →

‘Piecing Me Together,’ With Renee Watson At The Schomburg In Harlem

Join the Schomburg Junior Scholars Program and author Renee Watson for a conversation on her book, Piecing Me Together, and the importance of representation in young adult books. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Arthur Miller “The Greatest Playwright Of The 20th Century,” 1915 – 2005

Arthur Asher Miller, October 17, 1915 – February 10, 2005, was an American playwright, essayist, and figure in twentieth-century American theater. Continue Reading →