Derek Jeter’s Marlins Ownership Dream Is Dead [The Shadow League]

The Captain suffers a business setback

he potential ownership Dream Team of Jeb Bush and Derek Jeter, reportedly on the cusp…

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Michael Vick’s Love Of Football Remains As Strong As Ever [The Shadow League]

Vick talks about his post-NFL journey

As he transitions away from his active NFL career, Vick is looking to pass along…

By The Shadow League

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9 Ways to Tackle Your To-Do List like a Boss (Part 2)

Prioritize, select, and revise

There always seems to be so much to do and not enough time to do…

By Cameka Smith

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College Board Partners with CZI to Expand Access to Underserved Students

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative supports efforts to increase chances of college success

I was thrilled the other day to hear this great news: The College Board is…

By Robin White Goode

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Tunisha Walker, Senior Vice President, Capalino & Company, James Andrews, CEO, SMASHD Ventures, Esosa Ighodaro, Co-founder & President, COSIGN

BE Study Guide Series: Spotting Trends and Opportunities in Tech [Video]

Here's why it's important for businesses of all sizes to grasp the latest tech trends

Influencer marketing is a game changer. “You find people who match the brand’s story and…

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Claire Sulmers, Journalist, Founder, Fashion Bomb Daily, Everette Taylor, VP of Marketing, Skurt, LaShonda Johnson, CEO & Co-Founder, The Houston Housewives Finance Official, HHOF, Inc.

BE Study Guide Series: How to Use Technology to Protect and Grow Your Business [Video]

If you are looking for advice on managing your small business, these tips will help you get your marketing, finance, and press efforts in order

How to Use Technology to Protect and Grow Your Business with Claire Sulmers, Journalist, Founder,…

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Easing the Transition from College Student to Adulthood

You’ve graduated—what’s next, and how can your parents help?

A choice from the book that I especially appreciate is Produce more and consume less.…

By Robin White Goode

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New Business Idea? 3 Ways to Validate It Before Spending a Fortune

These tips can help you determine if you've struck gold ... or a rock

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If you can’t stop thinking about an idea, then it may be time…

By Kandia Johnson

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Sequoia Blodgett, Jason Towns, Courtney Caldwell, Dr. Ty Caldwell

BE Study Guide Series: Fundraising from Startup to Scale up in the Tech Space [Video]

Learn how to generate capital for your business

In both a stage pitch and conversational pitch there are five different things that you…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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My Stay at YOTEL: The Hotel of the Future

Are you ready for a tech-enabled hotel space?

The room was super high-tech. The bed rose up and down at the push of…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Join Black Enterprise at Black Men XCEL!

Join us for the launch of our inaugural Black Men XCEL event!

 
Black Enterprise has just added something new to its legendary events roster, which already includes the Women…

By Samara Lynn

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My Natural Hair Got Me Invited to Speak in Paris

My entire life, I could not get my hair to grow past my shoulders

Mind you, I was in San Mateo, and there was no one insight, or at…

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3 Little-Known Reasons Why Real Estate Investing Seems So Hard

And why it doesn't have to be

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Many people are interested in real estate investing, but some a hesitant to…

By Lisa Phillips

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5 Top Technology Investments to Make

The hottest tech trends for investors, right now

For most investors, technology investments are one of the most appealing industries to focus on. It has…

By Samara Lynn

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4 Ways to Build a Good Rapport With Current and Prospective Sales Clients

Learning how to build a solid rapport with your sales clients will ultimately help boost your profits

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When it comes to sales, effective communication is key, regardless of your position…

By Stephanie Chung

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Black Asset Management Firms Manage Only 1.1% of the Total $71.4 Trillion in Assets

Black-owned asset management firms are also struggling with diversity issues

Priority, accountability, and pro-activity must exist before the anemic levels of diversity in the asset…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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8 Ways to Get a College Degree

These tips will help you stay the course and earn a college degree

If you look at college graduation rates through the lens of race, it doesn’t look…

By Robin White Goode

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Everyone Has a Story, Here’s How to Monetize It

What are you waiting for?

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Authenticity is the new currency in business so if you’re looking to advance…

By Kandia Johnson

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6 Things to Watch Out for When Building a Fast-Growing Company

You're growing as a company, burning bright...don't trip up

As an entrepreneur, it’s exciting when things take off for your company.

Watching things move fast…

By Samara Lynn

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Looking for a Summer Internship? Use This Resource and Get Hired Now

InternAlliance directly matches employers with qualified students

Yes, that’s true, but even at this late date you may be able to snag…

By Robin White Goode

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