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The Difference a Good Public School Makes

Without much money, Tulsa’s Union District gets great results

What do children who are struggling with basic skills like reading and writing need? More…

By Robin White Goode

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Pepsi

Pepsi Apologizes for Releasing Its Worst. Ad. Ever. But Kendall Is Still Silent

The soda giant acknowledged that their new ad "missed the mark"

Pepsi issued an apology on Wednesday just one day after receiving a storm of backlash…

By Selena Hill

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Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd

From Brooklyn to Hollywood: Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd Makes Directorial Debut in ‘The Counter 1960’

Premiere Casting Director Pursues Her Passion

Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd, Hollywood’s premiere casting director, opens up about making her directorial debut with…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Oath

AOL and Yahoo Are Merging into One Company Called “Oath” and Twitter’s Going Nuts

It's a mash-up of two of the oldest internet companies, ever

Various outlets are reporting that Yahoo CEO Marissa Meyer will step down from her role…

By Samara Lynn

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young

Kids Are Going to School Too Young, Studies Show

Delaying the first day of school by one year can eliminate symptoms of ADHD later on

But the results still prompt the question: If starting school later leads to greater self-control…

By Robin White Goode

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Verizon

Verizon Campaign Says #WeNeedMore for High-Tech Jobs

There are currently 9 million STEM job available.

Verizon has launched a new campaign, #WeNeedMore to shed light on the currently four million…

By Samara Lynn

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Loan Forgiveness

Bait and Switch: The U.S. Ed. Dept.’s Loan Forgiveness Sham

After 10 years, borrowers are told they may not be eligible after all

In a stunning bait and switch, the U.S. Department of Education leaves hundreds of thousands…

By Robin White Goode

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Franchises

Decorating Diva Sisters Build Award-Winning Franchise in Atlanta

Find out how sisters Barbara Elliot and Jennifer Ward Woods were able to sustain the success of their Decorating Den Interiors franchise, in spite of the 2008 Recession

Buying an interior design franchise propelled these creative sisters into building an award winning business…

By Nancy E Williams

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Goodness Gracious Cookies

On the Road With ‘Shark Tank’ 2017: Meet the Founder and CEO of Goodness Gracious Cookies

Goodness Gracious Cookies CEO shares her 'faith over fear' approach to entrepreneurship

Goodness Gracious Cookies CEO shares her ‘faith over fear’ approach to entrepreneurship with Brandon Andrews…

By Brandon Andrews

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four skills

The Four “A’s” That Impact Your Career Advancement

Don't get overlooked for opportunities because you lack the characteristics needed to seal the deal

Learn more about the four “A’s” that will help ensure your personal characteristics are not…

By Nicole K. Webb

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Maya Angelou

8 Memorable Maya Angelou Quotes to Kick-Start Your Best Life

For Dr. Maya Angelou's birthday, let the gift of her wise words spark personal growth

We’ve gathered some lesser-known, but still memorable musings of the acclaimed and beloved poet that…

By Lisa Fraser

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Porschia Nkansa Picture Black Enterprise

This Millennial CPA Gave up Her Corporate Benefits to Pursue Her Dream of Earning a Ph.D.

Porschia Nkansa discusses what it takes to earn a Ph.D.

Meet Porschia Nkansa: a number-crunching sorority girl whose résumé of accomplishments would light up any…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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Shark Tank

This is Your Opportunity to Try Out for ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’

Here's another reason you must register for the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit!

The Shark Tank Diversity Tour is holding a casting call at the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs…

By Selena Hill

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American College

Scholarship Alert: The American College of Financial Services

Earn a credential to become a financial adviser

But the American College of Financial Services may have read that post and is getting…

By Robin White Goode

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race

Are Race Discussions on the Job Considered NSFW?

Like politics or religion, race shares the capacity to inflame or divide, yet respectful discussions about race render it appropriate for the workplace

In today’s world, in which nearly every major company supports “diversity” (at least, rhetorically), should…

By Stephen L. Ball

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peace

My Personal Journey to Finding Peace

This woman found inner peace while traveling overseas to the Nobel Peace Center in Oslo, Norway

See how this one woman’s calling to travel overseas to the Nobel Peace Center in…

By Candace Boggan

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Equal Pay Day

The 5 Things You Need to Know About Equal Pay Day

Learn how you can help to decrease the ongoing gender pay gap

As you join forces with women to advocate for the equity of women on Equal…

By Toni Howard Lowe

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Facebook Live

Facebook Live: How the NBA Is Cultivating Millennial Basketball Fans

The NBA Development League shares how it reaches millennial sports fans

Facebook is more than just a social media network it is now the home of…

By Nathaniel J.

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Alzheimer's

Award-Winning Author Marita Golden Discusses Her Novel ‘The Wide Circumference of Love and Alzheimer’s’

Marita Golden's new novel, 'The Wide Circumference of Love,' "takes us inside a family’s journey of acceptance in the face of Alzheimer's disease"

Acclaimed, award-winning Author Marita Golden takes us deep inside one family’s journey of acceptance, adjustment…

By Rochelle Soetan

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On the Road with ‘Shark Tank’ 2017: Meet the Founder/CEO of Pillow Tees

Pillow Tees founder Chris Porter opens up about how he turned his crafty gifts into a business

Pillow Tees founder Chris Porter discusses turning his crafty gifts into a business with Brandon…

By Brandon Andrews

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“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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