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Office Holiday Party Tips For Introverts

Try these tips and you won’t have to stress about your next holiday party

Here are a few tips to help you avoid holiday party jitters and make some…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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financial aid

Financial Aid Myths to Debunk Now

Remember, knowledge is power

I can hardly claim to know everything about financial aid, but in the days when…

By Robin White Goode

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Walter Scott

Judge Declares Mistrial in Murder Trial of Cop Who Killed Walter Scott

Michael Slager, the former South Carolina police officer on trial for the fatal shooting Walter Lamar Scott, may possibly go free after the judge declares a mistrial

The judge in the murder trial of Michael Slager, the cop who killed Walter Scott,…

By Selena Hill

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Ford

2016 Best Companies for Diversity: Ford Motor Company

Here's how Ford Motor Company exercises its effort to nurture diversity and inclusion throughout the company

Ford currently has 11 Employee Resource Groups that help to foster diversity and inclusion, notably…

By Lisa Fraser

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starting

BE FAITH: 3 Secrets to Handle the Stress of Starting a Company

Family and faith help weather storms

Some of the best counters to anxiety rely on family and faith. Here are three…

By Neil Ahlsten

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Ben Carson

Dr. Ben Carson Selected for Prominent Position with HUD

Congresswoman Maxine Waters strongly reacts to the appointment

Former presidential hopeful, Dr. Ben Carson, has been selected by President-elect, Donald Trump, as the…

By Safon Floyd

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strategy

BMW’s Aggressive Tech Strategy Embraces Startups

Think your startup's tech is good enough for BMW? Consider applying to the BMW Startup Garage

BMW’s strategy to remain competitive is to mentor and partner with startups creating innovative technology…

By Samara Lynn

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Ask Sheree: How to Deal With Racist Coworkers

Four strategies to help you rise above racism in the workplace

Many people experience the daily hurt and sting of racism both professionally and personally. However,…

By Sheree Franklin-Hill

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Shelby Harris

A Popcorn Passion Leads CEO Shelby Harris to Purpose

Shelby Harris sat down with Black Enterprise to discuss how pressing pause on plucking the…

By Crystal I. Berger

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Americans

Half of Americans Can’t Get Through Holidays Without Smartphones

You probably interact more with your phone than your fam during the holidays

A new report reveals that nearly half of Americans say they can’t make it through…

By Samara Lynn

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equality

An Interview With Joss Whedon on Women’s Equality in the Workplace

We need to bring more men and women into the fight for equality and equal pay

Joss Whedon, a director and the creator of “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” has consistently…

By Black Enterprise

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feedback

3 Things That Stop You From Listening to Customers

If you find yourself getting sidetracked instead of implementing changes according to customer feedback, here’s what may be holding you back

Recognizing these common situations can help you avoid suffering the setbacks that occur when you…

By Black Enterprise

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entergy

2016 Best Companies for Diversity: Entergy Corp.

Here's what Entergy Corp. is doing to nurture diversity and inclusion throughout the company

Read about Entergy Corp., the New Orleans-based energy company, and what it’s doing to push…

By Lisa Fraser

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Prairie View Wins Ford HBCU Community Challenge

First-place win includes $75K in grants and scholarships

Prairie View A&M University, whose diverse team made up of black, white, Hispanic, and East…

By Robin White Goode

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FIT

FIT Flaunts Black Fashion Designers and Their Creations in New Exhibit

The Museum at FIT showcases a diverse range of styles from black designers around the globe

The Museum at FIT, located at New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology, is spotlighting generations…

By Lisa Fraser

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holiday brain

#MondayMotivation: 8 Ways To Battle Holiday Brain

When there is a will, there is a way

Here are all the things that you can do in order to battle and defeat…

By Safon Floyd

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Spotify

Meet the Spotify Curator that Keeps the R&B Playlists Jammin’

Mjeema Pickett on artist discovery and how she curates some of the most popular playlists on Spotify

Learn more about Mjeema Pickett, Spotify’s Global Programming Head for R&B, who serves as the…

By Kali Wilder

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SCORE

SCORE Offers Free Help and Benefits for Small Businesses

SCORE is an excellent resource for getting business advice and mentorship for little to no cost

Learn more about SCORE, a government program that provides free small business mentoring sessions, workshops,…

By Preston Charles

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African Tech

Germany and African Tech Startups: Partners in Innovation

Germany is lending support to African startups, and, in turn, taps into African innovation

Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development outlined several initiatives for empowering tech startups…

By Samara Lynn

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Obama

Obama’s Legacy of Supporting Small Businesses

President Obama has launched several initiatives that have helped to accelerate entrepreneurship among underserved groups

According to a Fact Sheet released by the White House in honor of National Entrepreneurship…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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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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