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Recap: Oprah’s ‘The Life You Want Tour’ Inspires New Jersey 4 Tips for Purchasing a Franchise Business President Obama Addresses Michael Brown Shooting At Congressional Black Caucus Dinner Four HBCUs Receive Grants to Support LGBT Programs Comedian Sheryl Underwood Talks Health Challenge and Campaign for Advocacy 10 Best States for Black Household Wealth Three Ways to Avoid Office Gossips 10 African Women of Power Should an Engagement Ring Be Financed? Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Five Black Celebrity Survivors and Their Stories Tips for Expanding Your Business in Another City Student Loan Defaults Decline, Yet Number Remains High Business of Beauty: How One Blogger Found Her Niche in the Natural Hair Community WATCH: Video Shows Police Shooting at John Crawford III Gen. Lloyd J. Austin: The Soldier Leading the Charge Against ISIS Twitterverse Explodes Over Presidential “Latte Salute” Charlotte Hornets’ Jeff Taylor Charged with Domestic Assault Branding Out: 4 Strategies for Perception Management Petition Demands Retraction of NY Times’ Op-Ed on Shonda Rhimes Bishop TD Jakes Sues Young Jeezy Infographic: The Financial Lives of Working Mothers Celebrity Chef Talks ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ and Building His Brand From Ground Up New York Times First Black Executive Editor Opens Up About Diversity in the Newsroom Group Matches LGBT Startups With Angel Investors Nas, Snoop Dogg Bet Big On Robinhood App 4 Savvy Tips For YouTube Marketing ‘Nas: Time Is Illmatic’ Documentary Being Released Next Week Walmart Now Offers Low-Cost Checking Accounts NBA Players Association’s Michele Roberts Gets $1.2 Million Salary Derrick Rose Donates $1 Million to Chicago Charity [RECAP] Oprah’s ‘The Life You Want Weekend’ in Washington, D.C. 5 Reasons Vernice Armour is a Power Woman to Watch 4 Ways Search Engines Help Small Businesses Infographic: Wealthbuilding Habits of the Rich Miami’s PlungeCon Will Highlight Tech and Innovators Black Ivy League Student Leaders Form Civil Rights Coalition Attorney General Eric Holder to Resign From Office Jameel Spencer: Defining the Brand When It Matters 2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee Wendell Scott to Be Honored at Martinsville 10 Web Reactions to The New York Times’ ‘Angry Black Woman’ Op-Ed Cost of Caregiving Takes Many by Surprise Ghollywood’s Juliet Ibrahim Talks Global Industry and Pursuit of Hollywood Dr. Dre is Forbes’ Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Act Top 20 Colleges Minting the Most Billionaires ‘Scandal’ Lesson: What Side Hustles and Relationships Have In Common FTC Issues Refunds to Consumers Affected by AmeriDebt Scam Kanye West Teaches a Fashion Class in Los Angeles Beats Music Will Not Shut Down Present Like a Pro: 3 Tips for Mastering Professional Presentations Survey: 62% of Employers Believe Minimum Wage Should Be Increased The Sports Resume: ESPN Recruiters Share Tips for Gaining Employment WIE Symposium Inspires and Connects Female Power Players NAAAHR’s National Conference to be Held in Philadelphia Walker’s Legacy to Host Empowering Roundtable Discussion for Female Business Leaders Top of the Upper Class: 155 New Billionaires Minted in 2014 Spelman College and Myavana Host Seminar on Hair, Health, Tech, and Entrepreneurship Bank of America Donates to Johnson C. Smith Student Employment Program Older Americans Saddled with Student Loan Debt ASPiRE Announces Partnership with White House Initiative on HBCUs How Much Should You Pay Yourself As A Small Business Owner? Industry Pro Talks How to Connect Sports and Philanthropy Federal Reserve Decides Not to Change Swipe Fees Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Chapter Prepares for Carole Robertson Day of Service TIAA-CREF Survey: More Consumers Interested in Financial Advice ‘For Colored Girls’ 40th Anniversary Commemorated In New York Art Exhibition The NFL Partners with the National Domestic Violence Hotline Shaun King Exposes Ferguson PD Lies About Michael Brown Case Golf And Tennis Challenge Returns to Palm Beach Gardens, Florida in 2015 [RECAP] Activate Conference Wows and Inspires New York City Power Women [HIGHLIGHTS, PART 2] National Black MBA Conference Continues Calling All Travel Lovers: JetBlue Extends New Non-Stop Service to Curaçao Poll: 65% Of DC Likely Voters Support Marijuana Legalization Citizens Bank Offers Student Borrowers a Chance to Refinance at Lower Rate Disney’s International Food & Wine Festival Returns for 19th Year Brian Benjamin: Doing Business in Black Communities for the Benefit of Black People Obama Administration to Launch New Sexual Assault Prevention Campaign Photoshopped CoverGirl Ad Calls Out Domestic Violence in the NFL Weekend Escape: Philadelphia’s Hidden Treasures Revealed Infographic: Countries with the Highest Customer Satisfaction NFL Catches Flak for Lack of Black Women on Domestic Violence Advisory Board Nick Cannon Sports $2 Million Shoes on Red Carpet National Black MBA Conference: Earvin “Magic” Johnson Talks CEO Mindset & Business Success Young Professionals: 7 Boss Moves to Make Before Attending Any Conference National Black MBA Conference: How to Rule the Corner Office AARP Family Expert Offers Coping Tips for the Sandwich Generation Purchase Black Wins Black MBA’s Innovation Whiteboard Challenge Cool Jobs: Television Executive Micheline Bowman Balances Career and Side Hustle Arizona Cardinal’s Jonathan Dwyer Arrested for Aggravated Assault Don’t Get It Twisted: 12-Year-Old CEO Building Bow-Tie Business Empire Health First: 5 Culinary Herbs That Can Increase Focus and Productivity 10 Ways To Use Competitors To Your Advantage Upstart Sherman Preston Set To Become A Top Menswear Line Women of Power: 10 Black Industry Leaders in Television and Film How To Manage Emotions In The Workplace New Kendrick Lamar Single Artwork Builds Anticipation For Sophomore Album Diversity MBA Leadership Conference Addresses Workplace Diversity in Crisis [HIGHLIGHTS] National Black MBA Conference and Expo Power of Passion: Carol’s Daughter Founder Shares Keys to Business Success ‘Human Catastrophe’: $1 Billion Needed To Fight Ebola From Doubling ONE Musicfest Celebrates 5th Year of Success Study: One in Five Can’t Live without Credit Cards Survey: Nearly 10% Of Americans Go To Work High On Marijuana Adrian Peterson’s Nike Endorsement Suspended Co-Founder of Paypal: “Probably A Lot of Pot-Smoking At Twitter” Cory Booker Introduces Bill Aimed at Sports Leagues Rapper 50 Cent’s Grandmother Passes Away Clark Atlanta University Sues the City of Atlanta Minnesota Vikings Deactivate Adrian Peterson WATCH: Former Hot 97 Employee Turns Passion Into Entrepreneurship Worst Times, Best Times: Basketball Coach LeVelle Moton Talks Motivational Book and Career Study: Female Employment in Primetime Television at a Standstill Study: Small Business Owners Optimistic And Thriving Tips for Calculating Mortage Costs Tip of the Month: Managing Credit Card Debt Top 10 Cities That Sell Internationally The 15 #GoodellMustGo Tweets You Should See Watch out for Health Plan Scams Florida A&M University Awarded $1.3 Million Cancer Research Grant ‘Whitney Houston Live’: Greatest Performances to be Released in November Women of Power: 10 Education Leaders Who are Making a Difference Report: Floyd Mayweather Stiffs Waitress After $32 Million Fight National Black MBA Association Inc. Hosting 36th Annual Conference and Expo WATCH: New ‘Hunger Games’ Trailer Officially Arrives 4 Savvy Tips for Hiring a Winning Team 10 Richest African Americans In Congress Reports: Read In Detail How Michael Brown Lost His Life Urbanworld Hits New York City This Week 3 Excuses That Keep You From Entrepreneurship Walmart + Black Enterprise: A Can’t-Miss Forum On Supplier Diversity In The 21st Century Minnesota Vikings May Trade Adrian Peterson Frank Ocean’s Father Sues Russell Simmons For $142M [Part 2] Retirement Tips for the Sandwich Generation Reports: Young Man Shot By Police Over Toy Sword ‘Minecraft’ Creator Leaves After Microsoft Buys Company For $2.5B Women of Power: 10 Entrepreneurs at the Top of Their Game The Jazz Crusaders’ Joe Sample Dies at 75 Ray Rice Will Appeal Indefinite Suspension Reports: Kanye West Forces Wheelchair-Bound Audience Member To Stand-Up The Sports Resume: How to Use Professional References Timeshare Nightmare: Waking Up & Walking Out Can Be Just A Pipe Dream Will Packer Discusses How ‘No Good Deed’ Almost Didn’t Get Made Hollywood Hitmaker: 10 Facts About Will Packer Entrepreneurs: 5 Easy Steps to Build Funding Strategy Michael Che Becomes ‘Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update’ Co-Anchor Hampton University and Norfolk State Create Environmental Science Partnership Nicki Minaj Denied Access to Speak to Students at Alma Mater New Orleans Saints Coach Buys 100 Devon Still Cincinnati Bengals Jerseys Timeshare Red Flags: Six Things to Look Out for Before You Sign Take Advantage of Workplace Opportunities to Enhance Your Career [WATCH] Nike Unveiling New LeBron 12′s During Worldwide Event

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