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Small Business


6 Reasons All Business Owners Should Register Trademarks

A trademark is an important tool in protecting the intellectual property of business owners.

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Groups Offer Black Women $1,000 To Become Angel Investors

Since the launch of Pipeline Fellowship in April 2011, the percentage of women angel investors…

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Your Career


The 25 Best Jobs for Millennials

The advocacy group Young Invincibles releases a report that highlights the top 25 jobs for…

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Self-Taught Swimwear Designer Launches Swimsuit Line for all Sizes

Nigerian-based entrepreneur talks transitioning from supply chain management to fashion & swimwear designer

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4 Tips For Financing a Franchise

Plan on needing to have a credit score of at least 680 and a net…

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5 Tips for Taking Your Social Presence Offline

When you’re a small business owner, it seems mandatory to build a substantial social presence…

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Your Money


Getting Out of Credit Card Debt Once and For All

As a part of the overall spending plan, credit card debt payments should not…

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Best Ways to Save on Moving Costs

From renting a truck to purchasing cardboard boxes and bubble wrap, there’s no shortage of…

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Stephanie Hightower Becomes First Black Woman To Hold Seat on IAAF Council

Stephanie Hightower, USA Track & Field (USATF) president, was recently elected to IAAF Council, the…

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5 Fall Events Women Won’t Want to Miss

We’ve got five amazing events happening this fall that women won’t want to miss.

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Women of Power


Save the Date: Women of Power Summit 2016

Black Enterprise has officially announced that the 2016 Women of Power Summit will be held…

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10th Women of Power Summit Most Successful of All Time

Last week, Black Enterprise’s 10th Women of Power Summit, hosted by State Farm in Ft.…

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