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5 Holiday Gifts to Simplify the Life of An Entrepreneur

Check out these gift ideas for the entrepreneur in your life

Entrepreneurs live, eat, sleep, and breathe their businesses. So if you’re stuck on what to…

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The Season For Giving: 5 Nonprofit Organizations You Should Know

These businesses give back to youth and families in the community

Donations are critical for non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations. And with the holiday season underway, the timing…

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Raleigh-Durham Is Startup Capital of the South

American Underground leads nation in funding, jobs, and minority-led businesses

Raleigh-Durham is the startup capital of the South. American Underground leads nation in year in…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Nation’s Oldest, Largest Private Bank Hires Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Chris Michel becomes the first diversity officer at Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.

The nation’s oldest and largest private bank, Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., is showing their…

By Courtney Connley

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Nigerians Who Escaped Boko Haram Graduate From Texas HBCU

Mother and two daughters earn honors after family relocates to U.S.

Before the tragic story of the more than 200 Nigerian girls who were abducted from…

By Janell Hazelwood

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5 Easy Tips For Finding Your Perfect Mentor

Take time to learn from others’ mistakes

Having a mentor is good – but having the right mentor is incredible.

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[WATCH] Word on the Street: Oprah Winfrey Buys $14 Million Ski Oasis in Colorado

Home features heated driveway and high-tech home automation system

The home was originally built for its previous owner, tech executive Bob Wall. Completed in…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Usher to Headline 11th Annual Jazz in the Gardens Event

The R&B star will be joined by Kool & the Gang, Brian Culbertson and more

The 11th Annual Jazz in the Gardens returns where tens of thousands converge for the…

By Kimberly Wilson

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[RECAP] WBLS Hosts ‘Christmas In The City’ With Patti LaBelle, Tyrese, New Edition, and Monica

This Christmas concert was the ultimate way to start off your holiday celebrations

In a word, the show was spectacular. Featuring full-scale performances from each of the…

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Report: Number of Female Billionaires Outpacing Men

Majority based in U.S. and Europe but Asia has a growing presence

Eighty percent of the world’s female billionaires are based in the U.S. and Europe, but…

By Janell Hazelwood

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All They Want For Christmas Is You

There's nothing like the gift of your undivided attention

Don’t give in to the mad rush and pressure. This Christmas, help your pocketbook and…

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Just In Time For the Holidays: ‘Black Card Revoked’

Now you can test your 'black knowledge' in a new game

It’s happened to us all. You’ve been in a room of your peers, and divulge…

By Kimberly Wilson

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Startup Company Selling Bottled Air to China

Last week, schools were shut down in Beijing due to a “red alert” from poor air quality

Canadian startup company Vitality Air believes it has found the solution for the severe smog…

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[WATCH] Icons Connect: Kobe Bryant Meets 1st Black Player for Minneapolis Lakers

Bob Williams, an NBA player in the '50s, shares memories and love for the franchise

Recently, Bob Williams got to meet one of the greatest athletes of all time who…

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Sakinah Ibrahim Talks Being Nominated For an NAACP Image Award

2016 NAACP Image Award nominee talks empowering the African diaspora youth through the Arts

2015 NAACP image award recipient talks empowering African diaspora youth through the Arts.

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3 Investment Gifts For Kids That Cost As Little As $20

Give the gift that keeps on giving this holiday season

While there is nothing wrong with giving cold hard cash, a few minutes of your…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl Features HBCU Tradition, Legacy, and Pageantry

The inaugural event will crown an HBCU gridiron champion when Alcorn State University faces North Carolina A&T State University

The inaugural Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl is a new Historically Black College and Universities…

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: N.W.A. and Chicago Among Inductees

Subjects of "Straight Outta Compton" finally land honor after five considerations

More than 800 members of the Hall’s voting committee, which includes artists, historians, and music…

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International Migrants Day: 13 Quick Facts on the State of Black Immigrants in the U.S.

A snapshot of their presence and economic impact

Today mark’s International Migrants Day, shedding light on issues impacting refugees and immigrants around the…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Women of Power: Build Your Team, Build Your Dream

Tips for building a team that will go to battle for you

Having a solid, functional, and balanced team in the workplace is not only a requirement…

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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Dealing with a Recruiter: 5 Simple Do’s and Dont’s for Landing the Final Interview

Aisha M. Taylor, co-founder of TAYLORMade Professional Career Consulting, shares tips for job candidates going…

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