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Checkmate: Solving the Problem of Employee Retention

The best employers know how to attract and keep their most valued assets

Human resource strategies for retaining key employees, and solving the problem of employee retention.

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Hillary Clinton Talks HBCUs, Small Business Advocacy, and the Obama ‘Muslim’ Rumors

Presidential hopeful talks 'the issues' with Tom Joyner, Don Lemon, Jacque Reid, and Roland Martin

Don Lemon, Jacque Reid, Sybil Wilkes, and Roland Martin joined Tom Joyner to talk issues…

By Janell Hazelwood

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BE Military Woman

U.S. Defense Secretary Promotes ‘Lean In’ Groups to Help Boost Women in Military Leadership

Ash Carter says the military force should reflect the nation it protects

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter endorses “Lean In” discussion groups as part of his efforts…

By Courtney Connley

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Director Dee Rees On Making Emmy Award-Winning HBO Movie ‘Bessie’ With Queen Latifah

Biopic about iconic blues singer Bessie Smith wins outstanding television movie

Bessie chronicles the life of Smith from her rise to fame to the expression of…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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(l-r) Nicole Beharie, Candice Patton, Meagan Good and YaYa DaCosta are actresses who have a loyal following on the Web

The Power of Black Women in Fandom

When black women in fandom speak, directors and networks listen

Black Americans watch TV more than any other demographic, yet are overlooked. Black women tend…

By Kerri Evans

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Hilton Worldwide Teams Up With Black Enterprise to Celebrate Black Men in Advertising and Marketing

The Modern Ad Men event lauded the influencers and game changers

Black Enterprise and Hilton Worldwide toast the influencers and game changers in the worlds of…

By Kandia Johnson

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Lawyer Turned Entrepreneur Opens Beauty Boutique for Women of All Skin Tones

Desiree Verdejo talks making career transition and opening a Harlem New York-based beauty retail store for women of all skin tones

Desiree Verdejo talks making career transition and opening Vivrant Beauty, a Harlem, NY beauty retail…

By Kandia Johnson

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MC Lyte, Bethann Hardison, Catherine L. Hughes and More Honored at 9th Annual ADCOLOR Awards

ADCOLOR celebrates diversity in marketing, advertising, PR and entertainment

ADCOLOR hosts awards show to celebrate diversity in marketing, advertising, PR & and entertainment.

By Cristie Leondis

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Why Are We Losing Black Teachers?

Diversity in the teacher corps is becoming harder to sustain

Across the country, school districts are losing black teachers. Is it due to higher exam…

By Robin White Goode

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#YesWeCode Will Recruit Minorities for New Tech Training Initiative in the South Bronx

Assembly member Michael Blake hopes to transform district by introducing more economic opportunities for jobless youth

#YesWeCode teamed up with Assembly member Michael Blake for New Faces of Tech, an event…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Pope Francis Inspiring Investors to Adopt Biblical Principles on Climate Change

Pope links income inequality and social responsibility to climate debate

“In response to the Pope’s call to phase out fossil fuels, there is now a…

By Stacey Tisdale

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[TechConnext Summit] Top 10 Reasons to Attend BE TechConneXt

In addition to the obvious opportunities, here are a few reasons you should be at the BE TechConneXt Summit

Black Enterprise invites you all; career-seekers, mid-level professionals, tech entrepreneurs, and diversity seeking companies to…

By Safon Floyd

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President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama greet the audience during the Phoenix Awards at the 2015 CBCF conference.

[WATCH] President Obama Closes Out CBC Week With Rousing Speech Honoring Black Women

"All of us are the beneficiaries of strong black women."

The president acknowledged black women at the Phoenix Awards at the 2015 CBCF conference.


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Viola Davis and Regina King Make Emmy History

Davis quotes Harriet Tubman in her acceptance speech and envisions an equal playing field for black actresses

Viola Davis delivers moving speech as she becomes first black woman to win an Emmy…

By Courtney Connley

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Janelle Monae is the Face of COVERGIRL’s Star Wars Collaboration

The galaxy superstar rocks the brands limited edition Resistance Pilot look

Galaxy superstar Janelle Monae rocks COVERGIRL’s limited edition Resistance Pilot look.

By Brittany Dandy

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Silicon Valley 2

CBCF Conference: Day 2 Recap – African American Inclusion in Tech and Black Lives Matter

Hot topics from the 45th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Conference

For the next two days, the in-depth discussions on issues disproportionately impacting black communities will…


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Joseph Thomas, owner of Joey Cuts Salon

A Fresh Cut For a Fresh Start: Designed for Success

Joseph Thomas offers tips on how to simultaneously focus on business and give back to the community while achieving success

Joseph Thomas gives us tips on how to simultaneously stay sharp, focus on business and…

By Marquita Miller

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Sachia Vickery, Playing it Safe With Her Money, Playing to Win on the Tennis Court

Sacrifice, Love, and ‘Team Family’ lifting Sachia Vickery to tennis elite

Rising tennis star Sachia Vickery, ranked 133 in the world, and her family shares their…

By Stacey Tisdale

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5 ‘End of the Summer’ Events Happening in New York City

End of Summer events happening in the NYC area

End of Summer events happening in the NYC area.

By Kandia Johnson

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Wealth Management + Sports Business = Athletes Giving Back

Philanthropy and volunteerism amongst pro-athletes

When you get your money right you can afford to be generous.

By Kandia Johnson

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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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