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Navigating Career Transitions in Professional Sports: An Interview with Fatimah Gilliam, Esq.
By Fatimah Gilliam Founder, and CEO The Azara Group

Whether or not you are a sports fan, industry professional, or focused on professional development, we can all relate to the difficulties faced when one chapter in our careers closes and another must open.   Read More

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Thought Leader Spotlight: Shamina Singh
By Fatimah Gilliam Founder, and CEO The Azara Group

My first job was at Dunkin Donuts, but my dream job growing up was to work at McDonald's. Eventually, my aspirations shifted to medicine or law, but after working on political campaigns in college, I became passionate about social justice causes.   Read More

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Nazis, Nudity, and Rejection
By Fatimah Gilliam Founder, and CEO The Azara Group

Businesses must diversify their workforce and leadership to avoid alienating consumers. The makeup of Corporate America's boardrooms needs to mirror the evolving diversity of the American people.   Read More

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Four Daily Negotiation Tips
By Fatimah Gilliam Founder, and CEO The Azara Group

If one of your professional or personal goals is to become a better negotiator, then you have to start practicing. No one is going to anoint you with a magic wand and sprinkle rock star negotiator dust on you.   Read More

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Diversity in Tech: Not About Kumbaya But Your Bottom Line
By Fatimah Gilliam Founder, and CEO The Azara Group

Silicon Valley is slowly starting to grasp the urgent need to stop dragging its feet when it comes to diversity and inclusion efforts. Major technology companies and startups are scrambling to catch up to many non-tech Fortune 500 Companies.   Read More

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Five Interview Followup Questions
By Fatimah Gilliam Founder, and CEO The Azara Group

The worst is over. You reach the end of an interview, and the interviewer asks if you have any questions. Then you freeze.   Read More