6 Reasons All Business Owners Should Register Trademarks

A trademark is an important tool in protecting your intellectual property

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

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Golf & Tennis Challenge: Just 3 More Days

Thursday just can't seem to get here fast enough

In a mere 3 days Black Enterprise will kick off the highly anticipated Black Enterprise…

By Safon Floyd

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Alaska Journey: President Obama Becomes First Sitting President to Visit the Arctic

POTUS discusses environmental issues and renames tallest U.S. peak

President Obama sets out to Alaska to discuss environmental issues and plans to rename tallest…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Study: Black Students’ Discipline Rates are Highest in the South

Study reveals black students are suspended at disproportionate rates, especially in the South

Study reveals black students’ discipline rates are especially high in the south.

By Kandia Johnson

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Getting Out of Credit Card Debt Once and For All

Creating a debt payment plan you can stick to

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

By Stacey Tisdale

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5 Ways Credit Cards Can Help Save on Back-to-School Shopping

How to prepare the kids for the school year without busting your budget

Bonus malls are online shopping portals that help you rack up additional rewards or get…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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Lorenzo Brown, President and Managing Editor of Sister 2 Sister, Dies

Founding member of staff was an educator and civil rights advocate

Lorenzo Brown, Ph.D., president and managing editor of Sister 2 Sister magazine, died August 21…

By Janell Hazelwood

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

USA Track & Field president landed one of six seats designated for women

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

By Janell Hazelwood

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Carol’s Daughter Creates Viral ‘Born and Made’ Campaign Celebrating Women

Celebrities join in to celebrate strength of women on social

Popular haircare and skincare brand Carol’s Daughter has launched the #BornandMade campaign, a new female…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Study: Low-Income Black Women Ignored After Hurricane Katrina

Residents of housing projects say redevelopment disregarded their needs

Research also indicated that the women were forced to move into expensive housing, and some…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Founder of MentorMe Talks Creating a Mentoring Platform for Youth

Britt Fitzpatrick creates mentoring platform focused on (K-12) and higher education mentoring

Britt Fitzpatrick Creates Mentoring Platform focused on (K-12) and higher education mentoring.

By Kandia Johnson

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[Photos] Golf & Tennis Challenge: A Harlem Night

Celebrating black style, fashion, and music at G&T

A little style inspiration to assist you in planning the perfect pieces to party

By Safon Floyd

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8 Black Influencers to Follow for New York Fashion Week

For all things, New York Fashion Week — including trends, style tips, street-style, and runway news follow these fashion tastemakers on Twitter and Instagram

For all things, New York Fashion Week — including trends, style tips, street-style, and…

By Kandia Johnson

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‘I Have a Dream Today….’

Disney Dreamers Academy seeks next generation of big dreamers

Disney Dreamers Academy, an educational mentoring program, motivates youth to dream big, aim high, and…

By Robin White Goode

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4 Back-to-School Apps for Parents and Students

This technology helps parents and students navigate everyday challenges

Back-to-school apps help parents and students navigate everyday challenges.

By Kandia Johnson

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TD Jakes Sues Young Jeezy

T.D. Jakes Talks Megafest, His New Book, and Black Lives Matter

"We are all called to our God-given purpose as children," says the Bishop

The third week of August marked the kickoff of MegaFest, a four-day inspirational family festival…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Legacy Flight Academy Pays Homage to Tuskegee Airmen

Prepares youth to follow Red Tails’ example and fly high—in more ways than one

The mission of Legacy Flight Academy is to provide minority youth with flight training and…

By Robin White Goode

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10 Years Post-Katrina

Black New Orleanians ask, "Where are we now?"

Ten years after Katrina, the Urban League of Greater New Orleans holds a conference to…

By Robin White Goode

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The 25 Best Jobs for Millennials

Find out which jobs are worth the college investment

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

By Courtney Connley

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What Hurricane Katrina Can Teach Us About Insurance and Credit Card Debt

How bad credit leads to higher insurance premiums

In addition, the Consumer Federation of America finds that just 57% of people surveyed were…

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