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Failing to Succeed

Today’s young people need to be tougher, but the world they’re in is already too tough

During a panel he moderated at the New York Times Higher Ed Leaders Forum last…

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dance fitness class

How a Mompreneur Started Instagram’s Hottest Dance Fitness Class [VIDEO]

Banana Skirt Productions shot to social fame with pop-star classes like Beyoncé's Formation

Banana Skirt’s StarPop fitness class offers a range of current and popular artists to get…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Johnny Taylor to Leave Thurgood Marshall College Fund

One of Ebony's Power 100 to lead SHRM

Taylor recently appeared at the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit in Houston alongside Chairman and CEO…

By Robin White Goode

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corporate diversity

‘For Investors’ Benefit, Companies Must Be More Inclusive,’ Says Rep. Meeks

In an exclusive op-ed, U.S. Rep. Gregory W. Meeks argues that the Securities and Exchange Commission should improve its board diversity disclosure requirements

Every few weeks, my constituents in New York invest large swaths of their paychecks into…

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Sista Circle

The Women in Tech Group That’s All About Action

Sista Circle was created to give black women a safe space to fellowship

Sista Circle was created by Alexandria Butler, who holds the title of project manager at…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Financial Writer and Expert Jennifer Streaks on Smart Money Moves

The acclaimed financial adviser on your best personal finance strategy

Financial writer and expert Jennifer Streaks lends her insight into the smartest personal finance moves…

By Samara Lynn

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A Domestic Queen with International Sales

A sweet victory

Woman business owner goes from no electricity and reading by candlelight to cupcake entrepreneur selling…

By Kevin Y. Brown

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FlyTechnista Is Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead

A fly new platform for advancing women in the tech industry

TeLisa Ward, the founder of Flytechnista, talks to increasing the participation, visibility, and leadership of…

By Kandia Johnson

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Code2040 Is Set to Disrupt and Close The Wealth Gap

Code2040 prepares black and Latino students to excel in tech

As readers of Black Enterprise know, STEM jobs are the future. Unfortunately, relatively few black…

By Robin White Goode

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home

7 Tips To Help You Stay On Task When You Work From Home

You must stay focused, especially when you work remotely

While it’s not always easy to stay on task — even when you’re working on…

By Selena Hill

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blog

Turning Your Blog Into A Business

Don't just blog for fun. Get paid for it.

Are you serious about blogging and want to turn your hobby blog into a business?…

By Selena Hill

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Budget

How To Eliminate Expenses In Every Budget Category

Heres how to get your monthly expenses and budget under control

If you want to improve your personal finances, whether that means paying off your debts,…

By Selena Hill

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pitch

5 Reasons Why Your Pitch Fell Flat

This angel investor shares common mistakes she has heard entrepreneurs make in their elevator pitches

Entrepreneurs often fail to include essential info in their elevator pitch to investors. Here are…

By Selena Hill

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Haiti Tech Summit

Black Tech Entrepreneurship Expands Outside of the U.S.

Innovation is happening far beyond Silicon Valley

“Silicon Valley is a great hub and a great example of innovation in tech,” says…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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3 (Non-Creepy) Ways to Follow-up After a Networking Event

How to follow-up on a connection without looking like a stalker

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If you’ve ever exchanged contact information at a networking event, then waited too…

By Kandia Johnson

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6 Essential Skills Necessary for Success But Not Taught in School

You can't learn everything from books

Whether you’re an employee or entrepreneur, make a commitment to life-long learning and put yourself…

By Kandia Johnson

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Gary Vaynerchuk, Sequoia Blodgett, Charles Cole, Cliff Worley, Ruben Harris, Allie Felix, Thomas Knox, Mike Tauiliili, Muhga Eltigani, Dave Salvant, Terry Oppong, Lafe Taylor, Lamar Wilson

Gary Vee Holds Fireside Chat with Minority Entrepreneurs [Video]

Gary Vaynerchuk discusses actionable steps to help elevate the entrepreneurs at the table

Everything was discussed from the Hip-Hop culture’s influence on Entrepreneurship to how Gary could assist…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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women business owers

This Is What Women Business Owners Plan to Do in 2017 [INFOGRPAHIC]

New survey from the National Association of Women Business Owners reveals what's on the mind of female CEOs

New survey from the National Association of Women Business Owners reveals what’s on the mind…

By Alisa Gumbs

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11 Denzel Washington Characters That Define Business Leadership

Here's why Denzel Washington's movies should be shown in business schools

Many of Washington’s characters displayed the same leadership characteristics that self-help guru Napoleon Hill describes…

By Preston Charles

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LeBron

LeBron James and the National Museum of African American History and Culture as Targets of Hate Crimes

A recent surge of high-profile hate crimes underscores the prevalence of racism in America

“We got a long way to go for us as a society and for us…

By Selena Hill

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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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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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