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Chaz Hammonds

Chaz Hammonds Talks Balancing Law School and Entrepreneurship With “Spice”

Find out how this entrepreneur, law student, and philanthropist became an innovative tastemaker, in every sense of the word

Chaz Hammonds, a native of Houston, Texas, is the owner of SoulFitGrill, an all-natural, low…

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new category

Designing a Business Model: How to Create a New Category Within Your Industry

Advice on how to successfully carve out a new business niche in your industry

In 2014, our clothing company announced plans to largely transition out of traditional offline wholesale partnerships,…

By Black Enterprise

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STEM

Formerly Homeless STEM Student Excels

Mentoring relationship one more way her future looks bright

But Wiggins attributes her success to the life-changing supports at Brookview, where she is remembered…

By Robin White Goode

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Business plan

From the Expert: How to Write a Business Plan That Works

Tips on organizing and composing a quality business plan

An idea without a strong business plan has little chance of getting an investment. As…

By Black Enterprise

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marketing

How Pinterest’s Timing Element Affects Your Marketing (and What You Can Do About It)

How to correctly calculate the Aging or Baking effect on your campaigns

Imagine you’re watching the Indy 500. It’s lap two of the race and you’re thinking…

By Black Enterprise

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Crump

What We Learned From Trayvon Martin’s Attorney, Benjamin Crump

Attorney shares views on what communities can do to bring awareness and advance change

On Wednesday, Aug. 3, Black Enterprise held a Twitter Chat with Michael Brown and Trayvon…

By Cristie Leondis

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Zika

New Wearable Tech to Prevent Zika

High-tech athletic wear is now available to protect you from the Zika virus

When Skin-So-Soft isn’t enough, there’s Nobitech. This is a new athletic line of clothing made…

By Samara Lynn

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graduation

Graduation and Gift Giving – to Parents

Use your first real paycheck to thank Mom and Dad

In Sunday’s New York Times, I read the article “Parents Deserve a College Graduation Present,…

By Robin White Goode

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app developer

3 Things to Look for in an App Developer

Three things to consider while searching for a proficient app developer

It doesn’t matter whether you built your first computer when you were six, or you…

By Black Enterprise

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app

How I Created an App Under $200 (and Earned Six Figures in Return)

Building an app with the potential to make bank

Almost everyone has an idea for an app, but most people never act on their…

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preschoolers

Obama Administration Puts Preschoolers on Path to Excel

$1 Billion investment supports quality early childhood education in 20 states

More importantly, the investment is yielding positive results. It has opened the way for lower-earning…

By Robin White Goode

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Instagram

4 Tips for Maximizing Instagram for Your Business

Here’s how to best use Instagram to help boost brand awareness and sales revenue

If you have a product, service, or company that you’re trying to market and you…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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black auto dealers

#BlackBizMatters: Supporting The Nation’s Top Black Auto Dealers

Black Enterprise’s compilation of the nation top black-owned auto dealerships, and why you should buy black

An often-overlooked aspect of racial equality is economic equality. That’s why black-owned businesses are important…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Instagram

Strategic Reason for “Stories” or is Instagram a Snapchat Biter?

Instagram's new "Stories" feature is a smart business move, but people are still criticizing the photo sharing service as a Snapchat copycat

A new Instagram feature is bringing out the tech critic in many. Instagram recently added…

By Samara Lynn

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Apple

Gains in Diversity at Apple Even Please Rev. Jesse Jackson

Apple releases its latest diversity statistics, the number of women and minorities increases

Apple made gains in the number of its women and minority hires, according to its…

By Samara Lynn

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Online

Maximize Your Online Audience by Knowing Their Habits

Generate online content for your business? You better know the age of your target audience and their online content consumption habits

Content strategy company Contently offers insight useful for entrepreneurs and anyone generating online content: Different generations…

By Samara Lynn

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Obama

There’s an Obama in Your Classroom

The child in your class may grow up to be President of the United States

Class rosters don’t tell teachers how to pronounce our students’ names, let alone point out…

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Verizon app

BE Test Drive: My Verizon App

A hand-on review of Verizon Wireless's new My Verizon app.

Earlier this month, Verizon Wireless announced some changes to its data plans. The new plans…

By Samara Lynn

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low test scores

Do Run-Down Schools Trigger Low Test Scores?

Study says school buildings account for 70% of low performance

Buildings should absolutely be considered an important part of helping low income children succeed. The…

By Robin White Goode

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policing

5 Ways To Make America Safe By Transforming Policing

Here’s how communities and police departments can bring about real change that provides safety for all

making American safe is not about discrediting those who feel marginalized but rather it is…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How To

hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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