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9 Salary-Boosting IT Certifications

IT pros should consider obtaining additional skills

Recently, employment site Dice.com and CIO.com featured a list of the IT tech certifications that…

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Company Activities That Will Strengthen Any Culture

Create an environment where everyone is excited to come to work

Culture is paramount for having a strong team to execute your business vision. Here are…

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Inspired at BE TechConneXt Summit, Millennial Entrepreneur Seeks Success With Charmer

Inspired at Black Enterprise's first TechConneXt Summit in Silicon Valley, a young entrepreneur is ready to launch his business.

“What we are trying to do is make reviews more social and more mobile. The…

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Ex-NFL Player Turned Actor and Tech CEO Talks Dollars Making Dollars

Thomas Q. Jones' life after football is inspired

“I think technology is the one thing that connects the world. Technology is the number…

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20 Bucket List Destinations in the United States

Local locales that should be on your must-do list

Mention the term ‘bucket list’ and most people think about traveling to a foreign country.…

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How 3 Business Owners Are Keeping Black Dollars in the Black Community

It empowers businesses as well as the overall community

When you buy from black-owned businesses you create a chain reaction of events, empowering that…

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Dozens of Black Vendors to Partake in Black Friday Alternative

Rebrand Chicago promotes buying black during the holiday rush

Rebrand’s event aims to encourage black consumers of the shopping holiday to spend dollars supporting…

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JCPenney And Kohl’s Are Best Retailers For Black Friday Deals

Here are the best buys and the best places to shop during the holidays

With all of the holiday craziness, recent studies and reports reveal some of the best…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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9 Steps To Protect Yourself From Crooks on Cyber Monday

Don't get ripped off while holiday shopping online

Beware of deals that sound too good to be true, such as extremely low prices…

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Tips for Staying Within Your Holiday Budget

Don’t let seasonal shopping wreck your finances

How do you make sure you get the most bang for your buck?

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6 Gadgets and Apps to Make Holiday Road Trips Easy

Cut out the stress and turn up the fun with these tools

Cut out the stress and turn up the fun with these apps for a seamless…

By Kandia Johnson

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Inspiring Young Entrepreneurs Talk the Importance of Self-Confidence in Business

Young entrepreneurs reveal some of their unwritten rules of business

As an entrepreneur, I get to define my own success. I could have stayed at…

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Help for Holiday Spending

3 ideas that could help you save

The only thing worse than gaining holiday pounds is gaining holiday debt. CreditSesame.com allows users…

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How Countries Around the World Give Thanks

Many cultures have traditional celebrations and festivals

In Ghana and Nigeria, the Yam Festival marks the end of the farming season and…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Movies to Watch This Thanksgiving Weekend

Catch these great family movies at home or in theatres

Beyond feasting on turkey and bonding with family, Thanksgiving weekend is the perfect time to…

By Kandia Johnson

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Wine Pairing Ideas for Thanksgiving Dinner

Wine pioneers, Robin and Andréa McBride, talk best wines for Thanksgiving dinner

Wondering about the best wines to pair with your Thanksgiving dinner? Black Enterprise caught up…

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Don’t Want Turkey for Thanksgiving? Here are 5 Alternatives

Non-traditional Thanksgiving meals to consider

Anyone else out there want another dish besides turkey for Thanksgiving? If so, believe it…

By Kandia Johnson

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Major Retailers Close Their Doors on Thanksgiving Day

Top retailers opt out of Thanksgiving Day deals

Holding tight to the holiday tradition of spending time with family, many retailers are opting…

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Entrepreneurs Should Plan Big For This Upcoming Small Business Saturday

Survey shows 77% of U.S. consumers are planning to 'Shop Small' this holiday season

According to the fourth-annual Small Business Saturday Consumer Insights Survey, released by the National Federation…

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5 Tips for Managing a Full-Time Job and Entrepreneurship

Make time for what's important to you

There are many of us looking to start and run our own businesses while working…

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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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