Council members and local community advocates are pushing for a government program that would sell thousands of vacant buildings in Baltimore for $1 each.
Are you ready to be the new “2 Dope Queens”? Spotify is looking for you.
Malachi Jones, the 17-year-old wunderkind who is heading to Columbia University this fall, has been awarded a Gold Medal Portfolio, the highest honor of the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards presented by the nonprofit Alliance for Young Artists & Writers.
Vice Chairman and Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, Carla Harris, on Why Being Good at Your Job Isn't Enough
After leaving his mark in the world of hip hop and fashion, Jim Jones has ventured into sports business, announcing that he is a part owner of an American Arena League (AAL) football team.
Michelle Ebanks, president of Essence Communications, has her own essential advice toward prepping for a successful career.
Dorinda Walker, vice president of Cultural Insights & Activation at Prudential Brand Marketing and Advertising, shares her strategy to a successful career.
Brian Reaves, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer at Dell Technologies, offers his strategies to moving your career forward.
Ann-Marie Campbell, executive vice president of The Home Depot, helps you build a solid career with her strategies for success.
Orlando Ashford, president of Holland America Line, offers strategic advice to help you sail to your career destination.
Seni Sulyman, a Harvard University graduate turned down an offer from Google to move back to Nigeria. Today, he is the Country Director for Andela, a tech talent accelerator with an admission rate less than 1 percent, is turning everyday Africans into software developers.
Meet Melissa Harville-Lebron, the first African American woman to solely own a race team licensed by NASCAR, stopped by Black Enterprise to talk about her journey into motorsports and making history.
Richelieu Dennis, founder and CEO of Sundial Group and Essence Ventures, highlights his three career advice to help you shine in your career..
12 Days of Legacy: Maxine Waters
In honor of the upcoming 2018 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit, past Legacy award winners will be featured. Maxine Waters was the Legacy award winner in 2006. Register now and find out more about the Women of Power Summit.
Jesse Williams Addresses America at the BET Awards
Grey’s Anatomy actor and social activist Jesse Williams prophetically addressed America during his awards speech at the 16th annual BET Awards on June 26, at the Microsoft Theatre at L.A. Live. Presented with the Humanitarian Award by BET Chairman/CEO Debra Lee. Check out all of the latest content focused on the issues and topics important to black men.
Morgan State Awarded $750K in STEM Grant Funding
Morgan State University, a historically black college in Baltimore, has announced the award of a three-year $750,000 grant from Intel Corp. The grant is part of the Intel HBCU Grant program announced last month, which is part of the tech giant’s Diversity in Technology Initiative which began in January 2015. Be sure and catch up on all of the latest BE Smart content.
An MBA is the spice that can add flavor to your career; the perfect ingredient for career enhancers and career switchers who are seeking to get a leg up on their career. Here are four tips to get you closer to an MBA.
Barry Word retired from the NFL and knew he wanted to be an entrepreneur. After 20 years in landscaping, he shared why he decided to purchase a franchise.
In a guest editorial, Erica TG Warren, CEO of marketing agency Creation Speak, tells executive men how their sexual behavior at work is hurting everyone
“It will never work out—that name, it’s just too raunchy.” That was the feedback Patrick Ali Glanville and Kristin Parker first received when they launched their online chocolate company, 3 Some Chocolates.
Danielle Poux is a pastry chef as well as the the founder and owner of Danielle’s Desserts, dessert cafés located in McLean, Virginia and in Washington, DC. The pastry-focused enterprise opened in April of 2010, and offers an array of “home-baked” Southern-style desserts.