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Harvard Student Submits Rap Album as Senior Thesis, Earns Honors

This 20-year-old's creativity and lyricism has made him a standout at the IVY League school

Rather than writing a traditional thesis paper, 20-year-old Obasi Shaw became the first student at…

By Selena Hill

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This Detroit Entrepreneur Is Tapping into This $47 Billion Market

This serial entrepreneur just dived into the lucrative fuel industry

Moses says he also decided to start ACE Petroleum because the real estate
business is now…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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bookl club

Research Says After-School Programs Foster Interest in STEM

But Trump’s budget would slash funding to such initiatives

If children haven’t developed an interest in those fields by the time they leave middle…

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Meagan Ward Founder of Femology

Femology Business Lounge Plans to Help Women-Owned Businesses Thrive

A working space to accommodate the growing women-owned business scene in Detroit

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When Meagan Ward, founder and CEO of Creatively Flawless, met client-turned-business-partner…

By Kandia Johnson

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Turtle Island

10 Reasons You Should Visit Turtle Island

One for the bucket list...and it's all-inclusive

If you’re looking for a once-in-a-lifetime event, sometimes you need a once-in-a-lifetime location. And if…

By Aniesia Williams

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CreativeSoul Honors Natural Hair and Black Life Through Art

They moved from marketing to documenting black life in photos

Mastering a skill as an individual is something truly amazing, but this husband-and-wife duo tackles…

By Regan Farley

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New Program Molds HBCU Students into Tech Investors

Teaching black students the skills to become savvy venture capitalists

An entrepreneur and co-founder of the Black Founders has launched HBCU.vc, a new program to teach students at the…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Beats World Cup

‘Can You Hear Me Now?’ What You Need to Know About Hearing Loss

Those jams you listen to on headphones may be doing major damage; Nurse Alice explains

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We’ve all seen the phone commercials featuring the tagline, “Can you hear me…

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Personal Brand

6 Ways to Build a Strong Personal Brand and Become a Celebrity Entrepreneur

Takeaways from Ramon Ray's insightful presentation on how to effectively develop an impactful personal brand at the 2017 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit

During the Black Enterprise 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit, personal branding expert Ramon Ray delivered a presentation…

By Selena Hill

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Entrepreneurs Summit

The 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit Daily Highlights: Day 3

Another day of life-changing business insight and inspiration

Day 3 of the Entrepreneurs Summit was filled with insightful panels, powerful presentations, meet-up sessions,…

By Selena Hill

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faith

#MillionaireMovesMonday: You Must Believe in Order to Achieve

Your faith can determine your destiny

Dr. William Pickard shares an excerpt from his new book that talks about the role…

By Selena Hill

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hashtag props

On the Road With ‘Shark Tank’ 2017: Meet the Co-Founder of Hashtag Props

This producer of custom signs recently pitched his small business during the 'Shark Tank' Diversity Tour

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For the sixth stop of the nationwide Shark Tank Diversity Tour,…

By Brandon Andrews

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women in business

How Women in Business Can Help Other Women Break Barriers

Jessica Smith, a business counselor at the Women’s Business Center of Northern Virginia, gives us some insight

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Considering women of color are the fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the United…

By Kandia Johnson

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scams

9 Ways Millennials Can Protect Themselves From Scams

This generation is more at risk to lose money than any other age group of consumers

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When it comes to scams, millennials are a bulls-eye target for con artists.
In…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Nekisha Durrett Art Tank

Artist Nekisha Durrett Strikes Deals at Art Tank Pitch Competition

The visual artist got the go-ahead from real estate developers to create public art projects in Washington, DC

Public art has the power to transform mundane public spaces into dynamic canvases that make art…

By Brandon Andrews

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Silicon Valley Nonprofit Founder Tells How Tutoring Is the Path to Opportunity

Bay Area Tutoring Association addresses education inequities

He calls tutoring a bridge to opportunity and says “everybody needs tutoring. It helps students…

By Robin White Goode

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Guadeloupe

5 Reasons to Vacation With the Family in Guadeloupe

The Caribbean nation is a great choice for families that want to get away without going too far or spending too much

Family vacations can be wonderful—and financially exhausting. Guadeloupe is a great choice for families that…

By Aniesia Williams

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self-care

The Executive’s Balancing Act: Importance of Self-Care

Make the choice to engage in the activities that are required to maintain your best level of health

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Are your feeling overwhelmed? Asking yourself how do I balance family, business, and…

By Cameka Smith

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HBCU Student Shines at the 2017 PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship

The diverse tournament is presented by BE 100s company CastleOak Securities

In the individual competition, Tiana Jones won a five-stroke victory over her opponent, making last…

By Robin White Goode

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mobile bartending

Sumptuous Spirits Is Bringing Luxury Mobile Bartending to Metro Detroit

The one-year-old company targets “social professionals” in entrepreneurial, professional, and corporate communities

Sumptuous Spirits
As a college student at Miles College in Alabama, Lauren Daniels was always…

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How To

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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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