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Summer Slay: Plus-Size Swimwear by African American Designers [Photos]

Ladies, it’s about that time again! Time to get right for the summer swimsuit season!…

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Removing the Stigma Surrounding Mental Health in Blacks

Mental health stigma can have severe consequences for African Americans

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and the founders of The Black Brain Campaign are…

By Elisha Lowe RN, BSN, MBA

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Veteran Music Executive Shanti Das Launches New Celebrity Campaign for Mental Health Awareness Month

She's sharing her own struggles to help others

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A 25-year music and entertainment business veteran, Shanti…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Steve Harvey

Steve Harvey Scores Two Daytime Emmy Awards

Harvey is the reigning king of daytime television

Actor, comedian, and media personality Steve Harvey added two more Emmy wins to his portfolio…

By Selena Hill

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10 Ways Anyone Can Save Money in College

Jar budgets, student discounts and more strategies.

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Today, it is imperative for students to graduate college with the least amount…

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Adjaye

African American Museum Architect Adjaye’s New Tech Masterpiece

Now partnering to create a new tech product, 2017 is turning into a banner year for Adjaye

Adjaye’s unique design coupled with Master & Dynamic’s technology produces a number of acoustic benefits.…

By Samara Lynn

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Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd

From Brooklyn to Hollywood: Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd Makes Directorial Debut in ‘The Counter 1960’

Premiere Casting Director Pursues Her Passion

Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd, Hollywood’s premiere casting director, opens up about making her directorial debut with…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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successful life

3 Tips to Live a Happy, Whole, and Successful Life

Learn how to clear out emotional clutter from your past, as these practices will help improve your chances for having a successful future

Emotional clutter can cause you to display toxic behaviors contrary to who you really are…

By Cameka Smith

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body odors

Nurse Alice: Body Odors You Should Never Ignore

Some smells can give clues about your health

Body odor can be a health status indicator. Here are 5 common body odors that…

By nursealice

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Lynn Whitfield

Lynn Whitfield Opens Up About Starring on Oprah Winfrey’s ‘Greenleaf’

Actress shares about her love for the arts and the real-world women who comprise her character on the critically-acclaimed original drama series

Lynn Whitfield is one of a few African American actresses who has successfully achieved longevity…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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powerful women

How the Most Powerful Women in Business Power Down

Regardless of how busy these power women are, they prioritize self-care

As Black Enterprise highlighted the Most Powerful Women in Business this year, there was a…

By Lisa Fraser

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5 Key Startup Steps to Reach Social Media Numbers Like Beyoncé

Rishabh Sharma shares his proven formula for building a loyal brand audience on social media, as used by top influencers today

With 10.6 million likes and counting on Instagram, Beyoncé knows how to connect with her…

By Nathaniel J.

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Moonlight

Moonlight Co-Creator Opens Up About His Academy Award Winning Film

Tarell Alvin McCraney’s Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Film of 2017 is a semi-autobiographical inspired story

Moonlight, a drama about the coming of age of a young, black, gay man, was…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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ABFF Honors

ABFF Honors: Issa Rae Hacks Hollywood

Long gone are the days of being discovered or looking for an agent to book you gigs

The who’s who of Hollywood will be in full effect on Wednesday, February, 22nd at…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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vision

4 Spiritual Ways to Bring Your Vision to Reality

When God opens a door for your vision to come to pass, nobody can close it

Pastor Marcus Gill, a Millennial who is making major moves, shares fours tips that he…

By Patrice Tartt

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stillness

The Professional’s Practical Guide to Practicing Stillness

“Once you know yourself in this living stillness, there is nothing in this world that is greater than you”

Well, let’s take a closer look into the practice of stillness and 7 actionable steps…

By Cameka Smith

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Valentine’s Day Gift

The #BuyBlack for Bae Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

BE is here to help you celebrate love while staying conscious and true to the community

Here’s a list of 10 different ways you can treat your partner (or even a…

By Selena Hill

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Hysterectomy

Hysterectomy: Your Sex Life, Your Hormones, Your Future (Part 1)

What you need to know about getting a hysterectomy

In this series, Nurse Elisha Lowe and OB/GYN Dr. Kameelah Phillips help prepare you for…

By Elisha Lowe RN, BSN, MBA

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cannabis

Cannabis Legalization Should Benefit People, Not Bottom Lines

According to Dr. Rachel Knox, people should get to choose for themselves how they access their cannabis medicine from a diversified marketplace

Dr. Rachel Knox states her case as to why people should get to choose for…

By Kali Wilder

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upscale black women

3 Reasons Why Luxury Brands Need Black Women

Luxury brands are still missing out on a lucrative market, and here's why

Learn why luxury brands have a challenge reaching this group of black women. Find out…

By Maryann Reid

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change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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