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STEM Women of Color Immortalized in Digital Stock Photos

There is a disturbing lack of stock images online of women of color in tech. These two women in tech aim to fix that

Two women create free, online stock images of women of color in STEM fields.

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5 Ways to Revamp Your E-Commerce Brand

Create a one-of-a-kind consumer experience to set yourself apart from the competition

Here are five ways you can give your e-commerce brand a boost.

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Minority Business Development Agency Puts $7.7 Million Toward New Business Centers

New grants will spur innovation and collaboration

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency launched a search for prospective partners…

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13 Ways Shy or Introverted Entrepreneurs Can Network Like Naturals

Tips and techniques to make networking easier

Here’s how naturally shy or introverted entrepreneurs can step up their networking game.

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Microsoft Opens High-Tech Store on Fifth Avenue in NYC

New York City welcomes Microsoft''s new high-tech flagship store

Take a walk with me through the new Microsoft Store.

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The Studio Museum in Harlem Celebrates Nigerian Artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby

Crosby gets one of the most significant honors an artist can receive today

The Studio Museum in Harlem awards Nigerian artist Njideka Akynyili Crosby with the Joyce Alexander…

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President Obama Makes Good on Promise to Help Americans Save for Retirement

Free myRA retirement accounts launch nationwide

“myRA is designed to remove common barriers to saving, and give people an easy way…

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[POLL] Marijuana For All? For Some? Or For None?

To legalize or not to legalize? That is the question.

Colorado legalized the medicinal use of marijuana in 2000 and its recreational use in 2012.…

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Black Businesses To Have More Access To Capital

SEC finally passes JOBS Act Title III crowdfunding, opening up a wider pool of investors

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission voted 3 to 1 to finally allow all non-accredited…

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What it Takes to Graduate From College

Students need emotional support and academic preparation

Discussing college completion and attainment at the National Higher Education Summit, panelists explored what’s working…

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Carve Your Own Path: How 5 Professionals Found Success in Unconventional Careers

Be motivated and inspired by these phenomenal women

Explore the world of wine and indulge. Spin a few tunes for notable brands and…

By Kandia Johnson

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PayPal Pays Out $1 Billion In Small Business Loans

Working Capital program helps those having trouble with traditional bank loans

PayPal loans have proven to be beneficial to small business owners who have had trouble…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Elise Wims Talks Taking a Career Break for New Reality Show

Apres Ski cast member took a risk to pursue her dream job

Not too many people would risk leaving their day jobs for a dream career in…

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How to Invest in the Legalization of Marijuana

The highs and lows of planting Cannabis stocks in your portfolio

More access means more consumers and more profits. Some cannabis stocks have outperformed the market…

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Rubio is Ready

As the Bush campaign continues to flounder, GOP heavyweights have flocked to Rubio

More good news for Senator Marco Rubio—Cory Gardner, a Republican senator, has officially endorsed him…

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Lack of Estate Planning Puts Black Wealth At Risk

Our commitment to multi-generational wealth creation requires us to plan for the inevitable.

Our commitment to multi-generational wealth creation requires us to plan for the inevitable.

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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[Women of Power] The Early Bird Gets to Save

Make your first financial empowerment move of 2016 with these savings.

Early-Bird Registration for the Women of Power Summit is open and you’re invited to capitalize…

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Travel and Tourism Creating New Adventures With Tech

The industry is discovering clever ways to use social media and mobile apps

The travel industry remains relevant and in-step with current trends. Many in travel and tourism…

By Samara Lynn

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On the Move: Arne Duncan’s Former Senior Advisor Joins College Board

Ericka Miller becomes organization's new chief of membership, governance and higher education

The College Board announces Ericka Miller as its new Chief of Membership, Governance and Higher…

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3 Skills Schools Should Be Teaching the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

What skills are kids going to need 25 years from now?

In order to help a younger generation of entrepreneurs succeed, there are a few key…

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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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