Helen C. Shelton, M.S., senior partner at leading global PR agency Finn
Partners, will receive the 2016 Circle Award from ColorComm, the
nation's premier membership organization for women of color in
communications. Shelton and six other women are being recognized for
their contributions to the communications industry. Here, we speak with Shelton about her award-winning work.
Summertime is the time when boredom starts to seep into the workplace.
Employees start to feel unmotivated, dreaming of days at the beach
instead of hours in the conference room. While this time of year can
contribute to the doldrums, there are things you can do to boost your energy and enthusiasm at work and kick boredom to the curb.
Can one make a living as an artist? Sure. Artists no longer have to
starve. But they do have to be creative in finding money streams. They can even be entrepreneurs like Tchale Figueira, one of the most sought-after artists in the African nation, who manages a
home-based gallery with his wife. Here, we talk to Figueira about the art business.