Ignore What People Say: You Can Have Professional Success and a Husband

December 10, 2012  |  

So often, we hear talk from blogs, magazines, even friends and family that a successful woman intimidates men. “Ladies,” we’re told, “if you have too much ambition, that’s all you’re going to have. Because no man wants to marry an overachieving woman.” What year is it again?

Seriously, that couldn’t be further from the truth. And really, do you want a man that feels that way? Spending a lifetime tamping down your own abilities in order to cater to a sensitive ego doesn’t sound like fun.

Anyways, Black Enterprise tackles this issue today with everyday and celebrity examples of couples who are making it work when both sides of a couple are working it. Great example: our President and First Lady.

Click through to BlackEnterprise.com to read on.

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