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A National Board Certified Counselor, Career Coach, Entrepreneur, and Author Dr. Pryor possesses over 10 years of experience providing professional developmental services to individuals, organizations, and communities alike. In 2010, Dr. Pryor founded HIP Enterprise, LLC®, a boutique coaching and consulting firm that specializes in providing a variety of professional coaching services that enhances the value of human and organizational capital.

A 2009 and 2011 EnVest Foundation Philanthropic Award Recipient, Dr. Pryor’s professional experiences stretches across works in experimental psychology, professional coaching and counseling, human services and higher education industries, career, personal, and professional development, organizational development, human capital development, talent development, training and workshop facilitation, employee engagement, workforce development within federal and local governments, educational consulting, and community advocacy. Dr. Pryor has spent a great deal of his career empowering others and finds the ability to help others evolve through the positive change process his most rewarding and fulfilling contribution to society to date.

As a results driven Career Coach, Dr. Pryor provides guidance and coaching that supports one’s overall quality of life. His techniques and strategies are progressive creating an engaging experience throughout the coaching exchange process. His passion for self-development promotes his commitment to the continual development of self and others through solution-focused coaching methods and he wholeheartedly believes that one must eagerly commit to the process of inspiring others in order to be inspired to action.

Dr. Pryor earned an A.A. degree in Liberal Arts Studies from Trident Technical College, B.A. degree in Experimental Psychology from the University of South Carolina-Columbia, M.S. degree in Counseling from the University of the District of Columbia, and an Ed.D. degree in Higher Education Administration with a specialization in Community College Leadership from Morgan State University.

“You'll never have to worry about being someone you're not when you're okay with becoming who you're meant to be.”
Dr. Herman I. Pryor Jr., Ed.D., NCCFounder | Success Coach


HIP Enterprise, LLC® specializes in providing a variety of professional developmental coaching, branding, and consulting services. We are an innovative company that provides developmental services to individuals, communities, and organizations seeking to enhance their personal and global brands progressively. Our boutique success coaching programs provide essential support to those seeking career, personal, and professional development through effective solution-focused methods. At HIP, we believe that progress and development knows no boundaries.


Success coaching ignites a courageous adventure of synergetic exchange between client and coach. It is a labor of love, honesty, and acceptance that takes coach and client into a place of purpose, passion, and action. By providing customizable coaching programs, specific needs of clients are of importance and addressed in the context of achieving established desired life goals and aspirations.

Success coaching utilizes proven techniques to encourage the breaking down and building up of individuals who seek betterment of self and their worlds around them through accessing their true potential. Throughout the journey, clients are provided the necessary tools to help them unearth the roots of their success and ultimately lead them to holistic fulfillment of self. Through the success coaching exchange process, coach and client collaboratively work together to develop a greater personal understanding of purpose and passion and ways to translate them into effective, meaningful action.

Career Transitions Program

The Career Transitions Program focuses on providing individuals with the resources necessary to help them transition towards new career opportunities. The program emphasizes the importance of long-term professional goals and their fulfillment as well as exploring one’s current career path and its potential opportunities.

Personal Enhancement Program

The Personal Enhancement Program helps individuals to define milestones in their self-development plan and articulate a path toward achievement. This program promotes growth through self-reflection, spirituality, leadership building, and development of social and cultural affiliations.

Professional Liaison Program

The Professional Liaison Program focuses on developing skills for both personal development and career advancement. This program focuses on establishing best practices for those seeking to enhance their leadership skills.

Consulting & Development Services

HIP Enterprise, LLC® offers Consulting & Personal Branding Development services for your online, marketing platforms and social media outlets. We seek to empower individuals and organizations by working collaboratively with clients to enhance their overall look.

"Herman's devoted work has positively influenced my life and others around him. Most importantly, his work with adolescents and adults of all ages to better their respective lives has been very successful and inspiring."
Larry FergusonAnalyst, Content and Product Development at CEB
"Herman is a great and knowledgeable individual that I would recommend to any other colleagues or individuals that are seeking guidance in starting their own business. He's simply the best!"
Calvin BrownPhotographer at Nfinity International Photography
“Herman I. Pryor is a man of great value to my career. His approach towards helping me achieve success, is also a self-encouragement guide that keeps me well balanced on the days I'm off balance."
Tiffany BennettEntrepreneur | Founder & CEO of Red Xposure Clothing Co.


With unparalleled industry expertise, HIP Enterprise, LLC® implements accessibility into its effective formula by providing educational resources and tailored solutions for students aiming to secure successful transition into higher education. Our professionals draw from their admissions, student services, and counseling experiences in higher education to develop and implement the most effective solutions for our clients. Our focus on execution provide students with an opportunity to plan more effectively and increase their awareness while in pursuit of postsecondary education. Our clients receive college access & readiness preparation, educational mapping assistance, pre-college planning for students and parents, higher education and adult education counseling, and educational planning tips and strategies for aligning college majors and careers.

Professional Liaison
  • Professional Development
  • Training & Leadership Development
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  • Executive & Organizational Coaching
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Personal Enhancement
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  • Strengthen Personal Identity
  • Improve Self-esteem & Self Awareness
  • Build Strengths & Talents to Fulfill Goals
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Career Transitions
  • Career Development
  • Career Path Revision
  • Work-Life Balance Strategies
  • Resume & Cover Letter Services
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“Go the distance even when it appears that you don't belong in the race.”
Dr. Herman I. Pryor Jr., Ed.D., NCCFounder | Success Coach