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Columbia Pledges $100 Million to Diversity Initiative

Diversity a core value, university president says

Early this month Columbia University announced a pledge of $100 million committed to diversify its…

By Robin White Goode

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Disney Dreamers Academy

How Disney Dreamers Academy Can Change Your Child’s Life

This week is the last chance to apply for the 2018 program

Every year, 100 high school students from across the country are selected to participate in…

By Alisa Gumbs

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All Kinds of Minds Works with All Kinds of Learners to Foster Success

Recognizing the variability of learning and that all learners have strengths, AKOM is a promising approach

Over the summer I’d learned that Donald Trump’s youngest son, Barron—once he and his mother…

By Robin White Goode

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I Didn’t Know About Worker’s Comp Until a Lizard Bit Me

Learn about your workers' comp rights--before it's too late

By law, employers who employ five or more workers are required to buy workers’ comp…

By Samara Lynn

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Is Social Security an Asset?

An asset or more taxation?

Is Social Security an asset or just another form of taxation that the government imposes…

By Samara Lynn

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Want to Ace Your Midterms? Study With Real Books and Paper

Research shows that students who take notes by hand and study with actual books do better

“On screens we’re used to scrolling, not to reading linearly. We scroll and scan when…

By Robin White Goode

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5 Tried-and-True Steps to Building Great Business Relationships

Fostering alliances and solidifying connections can go a long way

If networking seems useless to you and you just seem to collect business cards, here…

By L Michelle Smith

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Black Students Need Financial Knowledge Now

Educate yourself, since few states require courses in economics, personal finance

Take matters into your own hands. At the very least, read Black Enterprise. Then commit…

By Robin White Goode

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How to Succeed in a Male-Dominated Workplace

How to successfully navigate the 'boys' club'

For ways to succeed as a woman in business in a male-dominated workplace, we tapped…

By Kandia Johnson

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Black Women About Business (BWAB): A Soon-to-Come New Resource

The black-women-in-business organization will begin accepting members next month

“At BWAB, we will be evaluating the success of the program throughout and there will…

By Rochelle Soetan

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Muhammad Ali

The Fight to Rename a Kentucky Airport After Muhammad Ali Continues

The office of Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer says the city has honored the champ in many other ways, but critics say it's not enough

Robert Holmes III says the opposition to renaming the airport boils down to race and…

By Selena Hill

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How Better Cash Flow Management Is Helping This Babysitting Business Thrive

As an entrepreneur, cash flow management is critical

Over time, Oriabure-King has learned that cash flow management and a diversified revenue stream are…

By Samara Lynn

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[Video] Baron Davis Launches BIG Summit

A new disruptive, open source power summit that allows us to invest in the next wave in culture

A new disruptive, open source power summit and platform with important activations that allow us…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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The Woman Furthering Obama’s ‘Every Student Succeeds’ Quest

Lillian Lowery leads its agenda to focus attention on the nation's public schools

“We’re asking questions—do all families have access to early high quality universal pre-kindergarten? What about…

By Robin White Goode

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construction

Black-Owned Firm Will Manage Multimillion-Dollar Construction Projects for Texas A&M

Newest deal will add over $1.5 million to the firm's 2017 revenues

TCM will supervise more than 1 million square feet of new and renovated real estate…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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truCrowd Illinois CEO Florence Hardy - Equity Crowdfunding

Black Female Crowdfunding Executive On Opportunities for Black Founders

The Howard University grad on opportunities for black investors and entrepreneurs

truCrowd Illinois CEO Florence Hardy shares her thoughts on equity crowdfunding and the opportunities for…

By Brandon Andrews

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How to Jump-Start Your Career When You’re Over 50

Older workers bring unique benefits to the workplace

You’re over 50 years old and haven’t had to interview in years. Now what? Here…

By Tana Session

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The Secret to Building Apps Without Using Code

Tara Reed, a non-technical entrepreneur, shared tips and resources on how business owners can build software without coding

Tara Reed, the founder of Apps Without Code, delivered a BE Tech Talk on how…

By Selena Hill

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Half of All Black Student Borrowers Default on Their Student Loans

Center for American Progress calls situation a "crisis"

Nearly half (49%) of all black student borrowers default on their student loans 12 years…

By Robin White Goode

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Michele Meyer-Shipp

Former Prudential Diversity Officer Michele Meyer-Shipp Joins Leading Law Firm

The international law firm has tapped Meyer-Shipp to lead its diversity initiatives

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, a leading powerbroker DC law firm, has hired…

By Selena Hill

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How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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