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Sam’s Club Announces $2.7 Million Grant For Microbusiness Owners

New initiative to help the nation's smallest businesses to get loans

Sam’s Club has announced a $2.7 million grant intended to help the nation’s smallest business…

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[STUDY] Women of Color in STEM Discriminated Against in the Workplace

Harvard Business Review finds key factors that push women away from STEM careers

A study released by Harvard Business Review finds five key factors that push women away…

By Courtney Connley

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BE Modern Man: Meet ‘The Disruptor’ Hajj Flemings

A master brand strategist talks about his own brand

Tech entrepreneur and brand strategist Hajj Flemings talks about his own brand and his passion…

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Jesse Jackson Pushes Silicon Valley for More Than Transparency

Tech giants are urged to make real efforts at leveling the playing field

Jesse Jackson attended Amazon’s annual shareholder’s meeting and continued to urge tech giants to diversify…

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Princeton Approves African American Studies Major

Undergrads can declare the major starting this fall

Princeton University has approved an African American studies major for its undergraduate students, going into…

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Millionaire Millennial Women Bring Home the Bacon While Men Fry it Up

Wealthy Millennial ladies are out earning their partners

A survey finds a huge shift in family income and household dynamics in Millennials from…

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Ex-Officer Michael Slager Indicted in Death of Walter Scott

A grand jury has decided to indict officer on murder charges for the death of the young man

The incident followed a series of other incidents between police officers and the often fatal…

By Michael Tolbert

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4 Tips for Moving From Corporate Employee to Entrepreneur

Here’s how to make the leap to starting your own company

A would-be entrepreneur should save at least a year’s worth of salary before quitting a…

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Chef Works with Food Discovery Program to Educate School Kids

Local, sustainably grown, fresh food tastes good, children learn

Chef David Thomas of Herb & Soul restaurant in Baltimore works with Days of Taste…

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Chicago’s Oldest Black Bank in Jeopardy

Two black-owned financial institutions left standing, oldest is in need of rescuing

Chicago has two black-owned financial institutions left standing, the oldest is in need of rescuing.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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ABFF and AAF: A Celebration of Black Art

Festivals highlight music, film, life and culture of black American community

The African American Festival and the American Black Film Festival, uplifting the art and culture…

By Safon Floyd

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BE Modern Man: 10 Weeks, 100 Ambassadors

Today's male leaders of color. In their words. Their way.

In an effort to turn the conversation about young black men into something positive instead…

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Free Breakfast in Baltimore City Schools

Free lunch also offered to every student regardless of income

Baltimore City Schools, among other Maryland school districts, is offering free breakfast and free lunch…

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Hillary Clinton Supports Minimum Wage Hike

Clinton urges the creators of the "Fight for 15" movement to continue their work

Hillary Clinton voices her support for a minimum wage hike in a phone call to…

By Courtney Connley

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Stop Sabotaging Your Business Relationships

Don’t let these 10 seemingly harmless behaviors damage your company’s success

Don’t let these ten seemingly harmless behaviors damage your company’s success.

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NCAA Charges UNC With Academic Violations

Some of the University's academic practices are being questioned

The five charges listed in the 59-page notice released by UNC mostly take aim at…

By Michael Tolbert

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Changes In Franchising Model To Hit Minorities The Hardest

New labor ruling could affect nearly 20% of all franchises that are minority-owned

New labor ruling could negatively impact minority businesses which represent 20% of all franchisees.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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10 Creative Ideas for Father’s Day

Check out this awesome list of gift ideas for dad

Feeling stuck about what to get dad for Father’s Day? Check out this awesome list…

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Charles Barkley to Donate Millions to Charity, Higher Ed

'Inside the NBA' host makes impromptu announcement

Charles Barkley to donate a total of $3 million to the Wounded Warrior Project, Morehouse…

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3 Tips for Improving Your Golf Game

Black Enterprise Golf & Tennis Challenge registration is open now

Black Enterprise is gearing up for a weekend of networking and fun with the Black…

By Safon Floyd

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