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John Rogers

This Major CEO Opens Up About His $10.5 Million Gift

Supports paid internships, scholarships for African American students

John Rogers, founder, chairman, CEO, and chief investment officer of Ariel Investments, an investment management…

By Robin White Goode

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CES 2017

CES 2017 Was All About Incredibly Smart Cars

CES 2017 was a smorgasbord of auto eye-candy.

These cars not only self-drive, they can read your emotions, make snap decisions in the…

By Samara Lynn

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Cory Booker

Sen. Cory Booker Takes Historic Stand Against Sessions Confirmation

Booker, along with Rep. John Lewis, to testify during Senate hearings

Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey is breaking a longstanding tradition by testify against…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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diversity

You’ve Got Diversity All Wrong

'Diversity' in corporate hiring practices is missing a major component that could get better results

Learn what it diversity really means and how you can enhance your workplace environment with…

By Maryann Reid

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Jared Kushner

Trump Hires Son-in-Law Jared Kushner as White House Adviser

Administration will skirt federal nepotism laws

A White House transition official announced Monday that President-elect Donald Trump will appoint his son-in-law,…

By Selena Hill

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Toyota

I Took Toyota’s New Space Age Car for a Ride

CES 2017 proved that the car is the new computer. Watch a test drive of Toyota's incredible Concept-i vehicle

Truly something out of science fiction, Toyota’s Concept-i is less of a vehicle and more…

By Samara Lynn

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Jeanette J. Epps First Black Woman To Call NASA International Space Station Home

Epps joins three other black women astronauts to travel in space

Astronaut Jeanette J. Epps is on a mission to space that will make her the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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comic books

#ReadersUnite — Don’t Forget Comic Books

These graphic series engage adults as well as kids

Although I’m not a particular fan of comic books, I do recognize how comic books…

By Robin White Goode

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App

In Less Than 6 Months, One Millennial Created an App While Working Full Time

Find a Stand-in for when your squad isn't available

Find out how Chicago-based millennial, Kimberly Jackson, millennial was able to create a social app…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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John King

On the Record with John King, President Obama’s Education Secretary

As the Obama presidency draws to a close, King looks back

The other day I spoke with U.S. Education Secretary John King for a final interview.…

By Robin White Goode

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Kim Burrell

“I Will Continue to Play Her Music”, Say Kim Burrell Supporters

Fallout won't sway the faithful

Can singer Kim Burrell’s career survive the media backlash she’s faced following her sermon about…

By Bil Carpenter

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entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs: This Summit Is What You Need in Your Life

Register now for the tools, resources, and network you need to build a better business

Register now for the 2017 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit and learn how to gain funding…

By Safon Floyd

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data

Dept. of Labor Suing Google Over Salary and Hiring Practices Data

The tech giant refuses to release information on its employees

The Department of Labor filed a lawsuit against Google on Wednesday to get the Internet…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions, the “Evil” Man That Could Run the Justice Department?

What’s wrong with Jeff Sessions? Everything.

Jeff Sessions is a KKK-loving, voter suppression supporting, racially problematic man with disturbing ideas about…

By Stanley Fritz

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resolutions

How to Keep Your Healthy New Year’s Resolutions Going Strong

You've started off strong, now here's how to keep going for the rest of the year

For millions of people, the new year is also starting with new year resolutions around…

By nursealice

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motivated

How the Self-Employed Can Stay Motivated and Productive

Here are some ways you can succeed in business with less stress and less struggle

Real productivity isn’t about being using the latest technology and a bunch of apps to…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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New Year Resolutions

You’ve Already Failed on Your New Year’s Resolutions, But It’s OK

Don't beat yourself up if you slipped up on turning over a new leaf in the New Year. Instead, try this

Before you give up or give into that bad habit you vowed to break, consider…

By Selena Hill

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petty

In Case You Missed It: The Young, Black, and Petty Edition

A week of celebrity feuds, break ups, and uproar on Black Twitter

Just in case you missed it, here’s a roundup of all of the petty circulating…

By Selena Hill

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College Advising Corps

College Advising Corps Places Counselors in High-Need Schools

First lady’s Reach Higher initiative recognizes the importance of college counselors

College Advising Corps partners with about 25 colleges and places highly trained college graduates—69% of…

By Robin White Goode

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Kim Burrell

Kim Burrell: My Thoughts On Her Comments

Gospel singer and pastor faces backlash for calling gays and lesbians perverted

I first learned of Kim Burrell’s fiery sermon against same-sex love calling it “perverted” and…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How To

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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