BLACK ENTERPRISE Associate Photography Director Lonnie Major (right) shows Woolery and Cato outtakes from the photo shoot.

Go Behind the Scenes of Our November Cover Shoot

Here's how inventors Elaine Cato and Andre Woolery's cover story came together

Here’s how inventors Elaine Cato and Andre Woolery’s cover story came together

By Sonja Mack

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The Michelle Obama Fashion Effect Boosts Company Stock Values

A look at Mrs. O's global style influence and designers of color who have shaped her look

She’s the First Lady of the United States–and the First Lady of Fashion–with a style…

By Janell Hazelwood

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How to Find a Manufacturer for Your Invention

Why digging through your network can land you a partner for your product

In this blog series, Woolery takes readers through the process of bringing his invention to…

By Renita Burns

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The Midterm Elections: Candidate Cedric Richmond

A review of Black candidates running for office in the Nov. 2nd elections

To help you be informed and prepared when you go to cast your vote on…

By Joyce Jones

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A Black Businesswoman in China: Getting Around (Part 4)

The trains allow you a real sense of daily life

I highly recommend taking public transportation in the three metropolitan cities of Shanghai, Beijing and…

By Malla Haridat

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4 Things You Need to Know About the New MacBook Air

The new notebook is cheaper, thinner, and the battery lasts longer

The New MacBook Air models provide an on-the-go notebook for people who want to produce…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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The Midterm Elections: Candidate Hansen Clarke

A review of Black candidates running for office in the Nov. 2nd elections

To help you be informed and prepared when you go to cast your vote on…

By Joyce Jones

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3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Find Business Opportunities with Government

Entrepreneurs must be proactive and creative to gain capital and contracts

Entrepreneurs with imagination, chutzpa and hustle will be among those that find lucrative opportunities. DASNY…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Venus Williams on How to Make Smart Decisions for Your Brand

The tennis champion shares her three guiding principles for success

Williams tells Black Enterprise that she attributes her stellar track record to her parents’ mentorship…

By Tomika Anderson

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Venus Williams' Winning Moments

A look at some of the tennis star’s more recent triumphs

By Sonja Mack

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EXCLUSIVE: Fired ‘Apprentice’ Journey from Homeless to Trump’s Boardroom

Gene Folkes shares what he learned from his reality TV experience

From hopeless and homeless to TV Nirvana, I was treated wonderfully by the cast and…

By Gene Folkes

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The Midterm Elections: Candidate Terri Sewell

A review of Black candidates running for office in the Nov. 2nd elections

To help you be informed and prepared when you go to cast your vote on…

By Joyce Jones

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Help! I’m Desperate to Get Rid of Debt!

I really want to get out of student loan debt. I’ve been paying on my…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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“Liar, liar, pants on fire!” is more than just a schoolyard taunt. When it comes to your finances, lying could burn you in just about every area of your life. So stop taking cues from our friend Pinocchio here and start telling the truth. Here are five financial lies that will really get you in trouble.

5 Financial Lies That Could Land You in Hot Water

If you think you won't get caught, think again.

If you think you won’t get caught, think again.

By Sheiresa Ngo

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The Midterm Elections: Candidate Tim Scott

A review of Black candidates running for office in the Nov. 2nd elections

To help you be informed and prepared when you go to cast your vote on…

By Joyce Jones

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Help Prioritizing Your Financial Responsibilities

Paying for the kids' college educations shouldn't be top priority

What should my husband and I do first and in what order? Should we pay…

By John Simons

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UBR Morning Post: 9-Year-Old Philanthropic Phenom Joshua Williams

Bonus content on the entrepreneurs and strategies featured on The Urban Business Roundtable

This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita Young speaks with 9-year-old philanthropic…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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What’s Really Behind the Frustration With President Obama

Economic woes will only worsen if the President's effectiveness is crippled after only two years in office

President Obama has become the target of frustration from people who are truly suffering and…

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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The Midterm Elections: Your Guide to the Black Candidates in the Race

As November 2nd approaches, we take a look at how some of our candidates stack up

To help you be informed and prepared when you go to cast your vote on…

By Joyce Jones

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5 Networking Deal-Breakers

How to maximize your networking opportunities

How to maximize your networking opportunities

By Janell Hazelwood

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