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Alaska Journey: President Obama Becomes First Sitting President to Visit the Arctic

POTUS discusses environmental issues and renames tallest U.S. peak

President Obama sets out to Alaska to discuss environmental issues and plans to rename tallest…

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Getting Out of Credit Card Debt Once and For All

Creating a debt payment plan you can stick to

As a part of the overall spending plan, credit card debt payments should not…

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Stephanie Hightower Becomes First Black Woman To Hold Seat on IAAF Council

USA Track & Field president landed one of six seats designated for women

Stephanie Hightower, USA Track & Field (USATF) president, was recently elected to IAAF Council, the…

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[Photos] Golf & Tennis Challenge: A Harlem Night

Celebrating black style, fashion, and music at G&T

A little style inspiration to assist you in planning the perfect pieces to party

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8 Black Influencers to Follow for New York Fashion Week

For all things, New York Fashion Week — including trends, style tips, street-style, and runway news follow these fashion tastemakers on Twitter and Instagram

For all things, New York Fashion Week — including trends, style tips, street-style, and…

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4 Back-to-School Apps for Parents and Students

This technology helps parents and students navigate everyday challenges

Back-to-school apps help parents and students navigate everyday challenges.

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TD Jakes Sues Young Jeezy

T.D. Jakes Talks Megafest, His New Book, and Black Lives Matter

"We are all called to our God-given purpose as children," says the Bishop

The third week of August marked the kickoff of MegaFest, a four-day inspirational family festival…

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10 Years Post-Katrina

Black New Orleanians ask, "Where are we now?"

Ten years after Katrina, the Urban League of Greater New Orleans holds a conference to…

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What Hurricane Katrina Can Teach Us About Insurance and Credit Card Debt

How bad credit leads to higher insurance premiums

In addition, the Consumer Federation of America finds that just 57% of people surveyed were…

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NBA Legend Darryl ‘Chocolate Thunder’ Dawkins Dies

Baller was the first high school athlete to be drafted into the NBA

Darryl Dawkins, an NBA legend who played for the Philadelphia Sixers and the New Jersey…

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Why We Still Need Women’s Equality Day

Take a look at women's equality in 2015, 95 years after they won the right to vote

It’s Women’s Equality Day. Take a look at women in politics in 2015.

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McDonald’s First African American Senior Executive and Board Member Passes Away

Robert M. Beavers Jr. served with distinction between 1982 and 1999

McDonald’s first African American senior executive and board member, Robert M. Beavers Jr., passes away…

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LA Clippers Face $250,000 Fine for Unauthorized DeAndre Jordan Endorsements

NBA investigation found the team violated league rules while trying to re-sign Jordan last month

The NBA says the Clippers made a presentation to the then-free agent that improperly included…

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(Part 2) Veteran Tech CEOs Tell Stories of Bias in Silicon Valley

Three founders say lack of diversity a result of ignorance, not racism

Successful African American founders and CEOs of tech companies talk about real and perceived…

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How Many Pell Grant Recipients Are Actually Graduating?

Some schools graduate more than others

The number of Pell grant recipients that graduate from college in six years is difficult…

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[RECAP] New Faces of Wealth Twitter Chat

Tips to help educate children about money and for millennials to build wealth

On Tuesday, Aug. 25, from 1:00- 2:00 p.m. the New Faces of Wealth: Financial Planning…

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The Alarming Health Effects of Working Overtime

Studies show increased health risks and decrease in productivity

Studies find increased health risks for professionals who work overtime.

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[TechConnext Summit] 10 Facts: A Peek Into the Valley

What you may not know about Silicon Valley, but should

There are many underlying facts about Silicon Valley that you may not know. BlackEnterprise.com is…

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On the Move: New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center Appoint New CMO

Daniel Cherry III will oversee marketing, communications, and community initiatives

Daniel Cherry III, new CMO for New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center, will helm all…

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Hands-on Program Helps Underserved Black and Latino Boys Go to Selective Colleges

New York City's Urban Ambassadors program seems to be getting good results

Urban Ambassadors targets underserved black and Latino boys and prepares them for college. It draws…

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Cultural bias

Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
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Startups

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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