Hi! I’m Courtney, the mentor in your head with a sweet spot for storytelling and helping millennials win in the workplace and at life. After graduating from the University of Maryland, College Park with a degree in journalism, I, like most DMV natives, landed a comfortable job with the government to help me start on […]

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My Work

As a digital and print journalist, I’ve worked for several media outlets including NBC Washington, Cosmopolitan, Global Grind, Black Enterprise and more. In addition to writing online stories pertaining to career, finance, entrepreneurship and lifestyle, I’ve also had the opportunity to interview some of today’s most prominent entertainers, politicians and business leaders including Colin Powell, […]

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Work With Me

Content Strategy. Editing and writing support. Event Coverage. Career Consulting. Speaking engagements.  I’m here for it all. Feel free to contact me at askcourt@courtneyconnley.com for my resume or speaking kit. But in the meantime, here’s a snapshot of my experience: Journalist Courtney has experience writing for both print and online publications. Article topics include career trends, […]

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Whether you’re a young professional looking for career advice, a company searching for a journalist, or you simply want to say “Hey Court!”please use the form below to contact me. Thank YOU!

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Latest Posts

5 Realities About Post-Grad Life You Should Know

March 6, 2017 | No Comments

  Hey peeps! So, the past few months have been pretty eventful for me, and I promise to detail what’s been going on in a blog post very soon. But in the meantime, I want to share some good news in regards to what I’ve been up to lately. Recently, I became a contributor for […]

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5 Signs You Know You’re Walking In Your Purpose

November 30, 2016 | 6 Comments

This year has been a year of many changes for me, but if I can sum it up in one phrase it will be self-discovery. Over a year ago, I remember Solange tweeting “In your 20s, you’re just trying to figure sh*t out,” and this statement couldn’t have been further from the truth. From graduating […]

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From Ohio to Hollywood: Zuri Hall Talks The Power Of Investing In Your Dreams

November 29, 2016 | No Comments

Shortly after being named E! News newest correspondent last year, I had the opportunity to interview Zuri Hall about her journey to becoming a host for one of the top networks in Hollywood. The Ohio State University alum opened up about getting her first break into television when she became the face of a local TV station […]

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