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HBCU Tour

HBCU Tour Encourages Students in the Right Direction

Nicole Ford's organization, Stepping In The Right Direction, organizes tours of HBCUs for high school students

Stepping In The Right Direction CEO Nicole Ford takes students on an HBCU tour and…

By Regan Farley

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National Fast Food Day

National Fast Food Day: Owner of 29 McDonald’s Generating $60M is ‘Lovin’ It’

Roland Parris offers some keen insight on becoming a franchisee

In light of National Fast Food Day, Roland Parris, the owner of 29 McDonald’s generating…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Afro Tech

Blavity’s Afro Tech Conference was a Very Woke ‘Lituation’

10 Reasons Why You Should have been There

From swag surfing during the lunch break to Rodney Williams encouragement of being petty, Afro…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Endometrial Cancer

Gwen Ifill and What Women Need to Know About Endometrial Cancer

Learn more about the cancer that killed the pioneering journalist at 61

Gwen Ifill died after a battle with endometrial cancer, the 4th most common cancer diagnosed…

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Fedex

2016 Best Companies for Diversity: Fedex

Here's what FedEx Express is doing to nurture diversity and inclusion throughout the company

Read about FedEx Express, the Tennessee-based courier delivery company, and what it’s doing to push…

By Lisa Fraser

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patens

Turning Patents and Ideas Into Profits

Here are four key pieces of advice you need to adhere to before you should even apply for a patent

Last year, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued 288,335 new patents, reports the QVC…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Paystack

Nigerian Fintech Startup Paystack’s Solution Will Boost Revenue

Paystack is set to add significantly to the West African nation's business revenue

Paystack provides an easier way for Nigerian online businesses to handle online transactions via Shopify,…

By Samara Lynn

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Trint

BE Test Drive: Trint

Hate to manually transcribing audio recordings to text? Let new cloud service Trint do the heavy-lifting

A new web app called Trint attempts to lessen the pain points of transcribing audio…

By Samara Lynn

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Dr. Wright Jones

Getting Candid With Superstar Plastic Surgeon Dr. Wright Jones

Star of Lifetime’s docuseries 'Atlanta Plastic,' Dr. Wright Jones discusses his journey to success and his philanthropic contributions that have helped to improve the community

Cosmetic plastic surgeon Dr. Wright Jones opened up to BE about determination in the face…

By Regan Farley

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tech jobs

Dice Report: 7 Best Cities for Tech Jobs

The top U.S. cities for tech careers

Here are the 7 best cities for tech jobs with some pros and cons from…

By Samara Lynn

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Bevel

TechConneXt Backstage: Bevel Prioritizes Tech Skin Care

An exclusive personal interview with Tristan Walker @ TechConneXt #digitalGrace

Nathaniel J. and Tristan Walker — aka Mr. Bevel — in and exclusive interview backstage…

By Nathaniel J.

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interview

#30DayChallenge – Week 4 – This is How You Nail Your Upcoming Interview

When your preparation meets the right time, you're in luck

In our final week of our #30DayChallenge – Getting Your Dream Job we reveal exactly…

By Safon Floyd

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Denial

Digging Out of Diabetes Denial

The first step in managing diabetes is acknowledging the necessity of change and remaining committed to following through on those lifestyle adjustments

“I’ll have time to work on it. It won’t happen for some time from now.”…

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Prudential

2016 Best Companies for Diversity: Prudential

Companies pushing forward to nurture diversity and inclusion

See what Prudential Financial, the life insurance, retirement and investment services firm based in New…

By Lisa Fraser

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missteps

Hillary Clinton’s 10 Missteps in the 2016 Election

A closer look as to how Hillary lost this election, according to Republican strategist John Burnett

Secretary Clinton and her cohort’s made some critical missteps, which helped aid Trump’s victory. Take…

By John Burnett

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lung cancer

Black Smokers Less Likely to be Screened for Lung Cancer

How racial differences influence smoking patterns

Research shows that the differences in smoking habits between black and white folks may lead…

By Black Enterprise

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job search

Jump-Start Your Job Search: 4 Strategies to Get Back in the Game

Use these strategies to give life to a stagnant job search

Are you ready to revive your job hunt and refresh your career? Use these four…

By Cameka Smith

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quit

What Happens When You Quit Smoking?

When you put out the cancer sticks, nothing but good happens!

No doubt about it: Smoking is bad. But what happens when you quit? It all…

By Black Enterprise

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unknown

Embrace the Unknown: How I Founded My Own Company

When Cory von Wallenstein’s employer changed from a startup to a growth company, he realized it was time to leave

Here are a few questions you should ask yourself along with steps you can take…

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reading

Your Child’s Reading Begins with Talking and Listening

Want your 2-year-old to be a doctor? Talk—and listen—to him today

All of this talking, listening, and relating replace what for many African Americans is a…

By Robin White Goode

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How To

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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