The authors, all high-level black executives, seek to “support women who do not always have access to coaches, mentors, or the ‘Old Boys' Network,” and their professional advice is savvy and sensitive to the challenges women of color face in the workplace.

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[The Little Black Book of Success] offers invaluable insight for anyone ready to step up and take the reins.

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The Little Black Book of Success" is a guide for women of color who are striving to break through the glass ceiling in their careers.


Peer reviews

"Elaine Brown, Marsha Haygood and Rhonda McLean have compiled a dynamite, relevant, wisdom-filled book that offers real time, relevant "mama-isms," and tools for learning and exercising leadership in competitive corporate environments. This tool is a keeper!"

Carla A. Harris

author of Expect to Win


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Our Honors:

NAACP 2010 Literary  Award Nomination


Featured In:

USA Today

NY Daily News


Heart and Soul

Speakers at:

The Congressional Black Caucus
The Learning Annex


As Heard & Seen On:

Steve Harvey Morning Show

Tavis Smiley


Sirius Radio



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