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Angela Burt-Murray Out at Essence

Angela Burt-Murray is leaving Essence as editor-in-chief. The New York Post reports that Burt-Murray told staffers this afternoon that she was relocating her family to Atlanta.

Burt-Murray spent five years running the Time Inc. magazine for African-American women.

Sheryl Tucker, who took a buyout in 2008 as editor-in-chief within Time, is returning on an interim basis to overseeĀ Essence.

Burt-Murray caused controversy within the magazine for hiringĀ a white woman, Elilanna Placas. After several months of freelancing, Placas was named the permanent fashion director in July.

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Lauren Berger Writes New Book for Young People Entering "Real World"

Lauren Berger Welcome to the Real WorldCareer Expert, Lauren Berger, releases her second book, Welcome to the Real World: Finding Your Place, Perfecting Your Work, and Turning Your Job Into Your Dream Career (Harper Business), on April 22nd. In this book, Berger shares everything she wishes someone told her after graduation. Her book is the essential guide to anyone starting their first, second, or third job. She encourages readers to be fearless, step outside of their comfort zones, and go after what they want.