Why Women In Harlem Are Better Investors Than Men

women engagedBy Mark Chandik

When it comes to investing, many women take a stay-the-course approach that research shows can give them an advantage over their male counterparts. Continue Reading →

“Essentia” At Taller Boricua Gallery In Harlem

Curated by Nitza TufiñoJanuary 22 thru March 52016Artists ConversationThursday February 4 at 6pmTaller Boricua Gallery is inaugurating 2016 with “Essentia” on January 22, 2016, at 6PM, that will feature established African-American and Puerto Rican-identified visual artists based in New York State. Continue Reading →

‘Ladies Day Rowing’ On The Harlem River NY 1905

Ladies-Day-Rowing-on-the-Harlem-River-circa-1905-photo-UPI-900x721At the end of the 1800’s, rowing clubs of Harlem, New York City, Long Island and Hoboken would hold regattas and invited women to participate in the rowing races, Continue Reading →

Why Women Are Smarter Than Men

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By Dr. Travis Bradberry

Trying to compare intelligence and gender doesn’t typically yield much in the way of productive discussion, but sometimes research comes along that’s worth opening this particular can of worms. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Naja’s Empowered Fall “Courtesan” Collection

courtisan by najajThe folks at Naja to let our Harlem readers about the new official launch of the Naja’s Fall collection, called “Courtesan,” inspired by the French Courtesans of the 1890’s. Continue Reading →

Women And Negotiation: Are There Gender Differences?

black-woman-giving-thumbs-upEarlier this month, an essay by actress Jennifer Lawrence on the subject of pay in Hollywood generated numerous discussions on how – and how well – women negotiate. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Melissa Mark-Viverito Young Women’s Initiative

Speaker Melissa Mark Viverito Launches Young Women's Initiative on the SToday, Harlem Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and the New York City Council launched the Young Women’s Initiative, a multiplatform coalition aimed at supporting young women in New York City. Continue Reading →

The Hermes Cape Cod Tonneau Watch, When Her Time Is Valuable

hermes watchFor the Harlem woman who has everything, except the Hermes Cape Cod Tonneau series ladies Quartz watch with a stitched calf leather double loop double belt. Continue Reading →

Domestic Violence Healing Conference at Harlem Hospital

Terrie WilliamsThe statistics are staggering. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, a woman is assaulted or beaten every 9 seconds in the U.S.; 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have been victims of physical violence by an intimate partner. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Odyssey Media Launches “In the Black” Tour

in the black in the worldOdyssey Media announced today the launch of their fall 2015 Tour “In the Black”, a fifteen-city tour of transformational networking events for women, featuring a team of experts and special guests (including Essence Magazine’s Editor-At-Large Mikki Taylor). Continue Reading →