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Small Business

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Franchise Profile: Sean and Shannon Verdun Become A Small Business Success Story

Colbert-Ball is one of just a handful of black-owned successful franchise concepts. A entrepreneurial couple…

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Philadelphia Entrepreneur Launches Small Business Development Corporation

Entrepreneur Markeeta Stokes is launching the Philadelphia African American Services for Entrepreneurs (P.H.A.S.E.) One, a…

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Your Career

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Vince Young Gets Hired by His Alma Mater

Vince Young returns to the University of Texas at Austin to work for the Division…

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Five Tips to Enhance Productivity at Work

Try this strategy to take the stress out of your workday and get productive.

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How To…

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7 Tax Tips for Your Home-Based Business

Home-based businesses, start-ups and solopreneurs are often serial late filers and miss out on maximizing…

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4 Tips to Building Powerful Relationships

Sobel recommends 15 to 20 key relationships an entrepreneur needs to build to support the…

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Your Money

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Don’t Wait To Plan Your Holiday Shopping

The 2014 holiday season is a few short months away, yet many are financially unprepared…

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Infographic: Know Your Mortgage Rights

Here’s a breakdown of what homeowners are entitled to with their mortgage.

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Lifestyle

NFL Wants performers to pay-to-play in super bowl halftime show

NFL Wants Artists to ‘Pay-To-Play’ to Perform at Super Bowl Halftime Show

The NFL plans to charge artists to perform at halftime of the Super Bowl

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Last night (Aug. 19), Black Enterprise was in the building for a special occasion. Members…

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Women of Power

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Watch Sonia Alleyne’s Interview with Venus Williams at This Year’s Women of Power Summit [Video]

Venus Williams was one of the featured speakers at this year’s Women of Power Summit.

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Women of Power: Pushing Past Fear To Make Your Next Career Move

At the Black Enterprise Women of Power summit, attendees learn how to push past fears…

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