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Robin Wilson

After 16 Years in Business, Eco-Designer Robin Wilson Shares the Secrets to Her Success

Black Enterprise's 2008 Innovator of the Year Award recipient, Robin Wilson, advises entrepreneurs on effective strategies for sustaining a successful business

New York City Interior Designer Robin Wilson is going 16 years strong in business, having…

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Debra Lee

BET’s Debra Lee Tasked to Co-Chair NAMIC Conference

As Chairman and CEO of BET Networks, Lee's continual support for diversity and innovation through inclusion makes her an ideal selection for this honor

Find out why Chairman and CEO of BET, Debra Lee, as been selected as the…

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Detroit

Detroit Engineer: Turn Buses Into Rolling Tech Teaching Labs

An Amazon engineer has a way to empower people and provide technology skills in his hometown of Detroit

An Amazon engineer hailing from Detroit has a novel idea for that city’s unused school…

By Samara Lynn

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snapchat

Using Snapchat For Less Than $20 To Attract Customers And Generate Business

Check out how on-demand geofilters are a great way to promote a business location, an event, or in-store promotion

Snapchat is no longer ‘just’ for millenials in America; more people in general are using…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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#PitchLeBronContest

NBA Star LeBron James To Endorse African American Female Entrepreneur

Yolanda's Construction beat outs the competition in CNBC's Cleveland Hustles #PitchLeBronContest

An African American woman-owned business, Yolanda’s Construction Administration & Traffic Control, has won over NBA…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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college

These 6 College Majors Will Secure Your Future

If you are unsure of which major to pick, these six options are more likely to yield success in the job market following graduation

Find out what you should major in in college in order to secure the brightest,…

By Safon Floyd

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engineers

Roland Martin Serves as Keynote Speaker for National Society of Black Engineers Event

More than 500 engineers and business professionals, as well as graduate and senior undergraduate engineering students from across the country will convene at the event

News One’s Roland Martin will be a keynote speaker at the National Society of Black…

By Samara Lynn

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first home

Don’t Do These 3 Things When Buying Your First Home

Property Virgins host Egypt Sherrod shares real estate advice for first-time homebuyers

Egypt Sherrod knows a thing or two about what you should and shouldn’t do when buying…

By Alisa Gumbs

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muhlenberg college

The Muhlenberg College Network Is a Win-Win

You may want your school to establish its own

“In the Internet age, it doesn’t make much difference where you are in the world.…

By Robin White Goode

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black lives matter

[OP-ED] Dear Omari Hardwick: Black Lives Matter Is More Than A Hashtag

Movement has ignited a new generation to join the fight for black freedom

As a 28-year-old black woman dedicated to the advancement and liberation of people of color,…

By Selena Hill

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Facebook

Facebook Knows Your Very Soul

Facebook knows your hobbies, interests, and which politicians you will most likely vote for

You probably know that Facebook has learned quite a bit about you. However, you may…

By Samara Lynn

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target customer

10 Ways to Easily and Correctly Identify Your Target Customer

What process do you use to identify who your target customer is, in order to craft more effective marketing messages?

The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization…

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business loan

How to Get a Small Business Loan With Bad Credit

Here are some alternative loan sources for business owners with less than stellar credit scores

One way entrepreneurs can ease the pain of poor credit is to work with revenue-based…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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southside

Movie Review: Southside with You

This film depicts the sweet beginnings of the Obama love story

This is a great movie for romantics or those who admire the Obamas and have…

By Robin White Goode

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city eats

City Eats: Take a Bite Out of the Big Apple

From kosher steakhouses to Harlem hotspots, these are some of the best restaurants in New York City

Check out this list of the best restaurants in New York City that you have…

By Kimberly Wilson

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Teclamariam

Tech Innovator of the Week: Laura Teclemariam, Software Engineer

Our Tech Innovator of the Week highlights an African American tech startup or innovator as part of Black Enterprise's lead-up coverage to the TechConneXt technology summit in San Francisco this October. This week's innovator: Laura Teclemariam, Software Engineer.

Laura Teclemariam is a rarity in California’s Bay Area, and it’s not just because she…

By Samara Lynn

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The Cayman Islands: Discover the Culinary Creations of This Caribbean Oasis

Culinary adventures here are as alluring as the tropical breezes, and they will have your mouth watering well before you arrive

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Grand Cayman may be known for its romantic resorts, sparkling waters, and pristine,…

By Kimberly Wilson

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work

5 Tips on Maximizing Tomorrow’s Work Day, Today

These tips will help you stay organized and increase your overall productivity

Find out what you can do to wind down your work down today in order…

By Safon Floyd

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La'Miya Good

Celebrity Siblings Meagan and La’Myia Good Fuse Philanthropy and Fashion

These famous sisters are using their platform to reach young women in underserved areas

In 2014, celebrity siblings, actress Meagan Good and singer La’Myia Good, founded The Greater Good Foundation, with a mission…

By Daron Pressley

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trump

Don’t Fall For Trump “Okeydoke”

While appearing to finally make the summer campaign pivot, Trump’s condescending approach in discussing African American issues could backfire

One week ago, Donald Trump announced he was dumping his presidential campaign leadership and bringing…

By Corey Ealons

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windfalls

How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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