• Everything You Need to Know About ESSENCE Festival's 2020 Wealth and Power Experience

    7 monthes ago - By Essence

    As a Black woman, your voice is powerful. But we don't have to tell you that - you have no problem expressing your opinion on hot-button issues that affect our community. ESSENCE is thrilled to partner with thought-leaders, experts and activists for the next two weekends in our first-ever virtual Wealth and Power Experience. The Experience highlights the change agents in the political and economic fields as we navigate social unrest in the face of the 2020 election. Week one of the Wealth + Power digital town halls will begin on Saturday, June 27th, with a journey through ESSENCE's...
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  • Lisa Nichols: ‘Black Women Need To Stay At The Front Of Their Own Line'

    7 monthes ago - By Essence

    Motivational speaker Lisa Nichols joined the ESSENC E Festival 2020 Wellness House virtual stage with a clear and on-time message: Black women, its time to put ourselves first! As Black women, we wear many hats. We're mothers, wives, teachers, entrepreneurs, executives, community activists, and the list goes on. It's easy to feel like the weight of the world is on our shoulders, but we must nurture ourselves if we are to live a whole and happy life. The transformational speaker and coach appeared on the virtual lineup and preached the gospel of why it's important for Black women to serve...
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  • ESSENCE Fest Wellness House 2020: 3 Things Dr. Joy Harden Bradford Wants You To Know About Transitions

    7 monthes ago - By Essence

    There's nothing like a powerful and therapeutic girl talk, especially when Therapy For Black Girls host Dr. Joy Harden Bradford is leading the conversation. This week during the ESSENCE Festival Wellness House 2020 kickoff night one, Dr. Joy and friends dug into the topic of Black women and handling transitions-and important one for anyone moving between life stages. Bradford is a licensed psychologist in Atlanta Georgia and the creator of the super popular Therapy For Black Girls podcast that we all know and love. During this intimate conversation, led by Dr. Joy, she's joined by longtime...
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