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Google CEO Cancels Company Diversity Town-Hall Meeting

The tech giant is taking steps to curb over its latest diversity crisis

Google CEO Sundar Pichai canceled a company wide town-hall meeting to discuss diversity that was…

By Selena Hill

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G League President Malcolm Turner Talks League Growth and Partnerships

The Shadow League's exclusive with the G League president, who discusses all of the big things in store for the NBA's fast growing developmental league

As President of the NBA G League, Malcolm Turner oversees the business and basketball operations…

By Samara Lynn

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Gives Kids ‘a Shot at STEM that Can’t Be Blocked’

The former pro ball player’s Camp Skyhook gets kids excited about science

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, renowned writer, cultural critic—and yes, basketball icon—has started a foundation that helps youngsters…

By Robin White Goode

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Detroit

‘Detroit’ Tells A Gruesome, Horrifying Story That Must Be Seen

It's raw, uncomfortable, and painful—just like our history

Black Enterprise spoke to the cast of “Detroit” about the film’s storyline, which uncovers a…

By Selena Hill

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design

Boss Office Makeover: 5 Design Essentials To Increase Productivity

Award-winning interior designer Dereky Hagler shares simple and practical design ideas that will upgrade your home office and inspire you to get more done

Get practical design ideas to upgrade your home office that will inspire you to complete…

By Roz A Gee

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commercial real estate

Project REAP Challenges the Talent Gap in Commercial Real Estate

Opens doors to deal makers of color

Project REAP, or Real Estate Associate Program, is a leading, nationally recognized educational diversity initiative.…

By Robin White Goode

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Steve Harvey’s Funderdome: Tri Bow Tie Creator Marlon Rhodeman

Tri Bow Tie CEO Marlon Rhodeman pitched on Steve Harvey's Funderdome, winning capital for his business. He shares his story with Black Enterprise

Tri Bow Tie CEO Marlon Rhodeman pitched his fashion business on Steve Harvey’s Funderdome. He…

By Brandon Andrews

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Want a Productive Team? Then Be an Effective Leader

Here's how to cultivate your leadership style and become a better boss

Learn how to adjust your leadership style and cultivate relationships in order to build a…

By Jerome D. Love

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Senate Page

Young Black Men Excel: In the Senate Page Program

Walter Hill served his country while still in high school

Leading up to the event I thought it would be fun to profile young black…

By Robin White Goode

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Jason Mayden (Image: Impact Theory)

Former Lead Jordan Sneaker Designer Raises $7 Million for His New Business, Super Heroic

Mayden recently dove head first into his new venture, Super Heroic, a play focused brand born out of disruptive innovation

I look at myself as being equal to everyone I’m in a room with and…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Finance Executive Has Big Plans For This Top Black-Owned Investment Bank

A recent hire to a BE 100s investment bank shares his plans for growth

The new president of corporate finance and capital markets of Siebert Cisneros Shank & Co.…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Verizon Innovative Learning Minority Male Students (Image: Ross Knight Photography)

Verizon Brings 100 Young Black and Latino Men to Silicon Valley

The students are learning everything from wearable technology, virtual reality, 3-D printing and the internet of things

The students are learning everything from wearable technology, virtual reality, 3D printing and the Internet…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Blackballing of Kaepernick May End My 50-Year Love Affair With the NFL

It makes no sense for quarterback Kaepernick to be unemployed by the NFL

Kaepernick being blackballed by league owners may end my 50-year love affair with the sport,…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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The Rant of an Irate Google Engineer Is Not the Issue

Why is this Google engineer's rant such a shock?

Fixation on this ex-Google engineer’s tediously long rant takes focus away from the grown-up conversations…

By Samara Lynn

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Win Two FREE Tickets to the Black Men XCEL Summit in Palm Beach!

Tell us why black men excel and win

Upload a video to social media with the hashtag #BMXCEL. Tell us why black men…

By Samara Lynn

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6 Black Trailblazers Changing the Miami Tech Landscape With Power Moves

These tech leaders are as hot as the Miami weather

Thanks to a trailblazing group of black entrepreneurs, Miami can add technology and innovation to…

By Kandia Johnson

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This Swim School Franchise Owner Proves; Yes, We ‘Own’ Swimming

The competitive swimmer had no idea she'd end up owning a swim school franchise

The stereotype that people of color don’t swim is rapidly deteriorating. Karese Cain turned her…

By Nancy E Williams

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The Facebook Internship: 3 Students of Color Give Us the Inside Scoop

‘You’re like a full-time employee,’ says one

That’s one reason why Black Enterprise holds its annual tech conference, TechConneXt, in Silicon Valley…

By Robin White Goode

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She Lost Her Job, And Then Made Over $80K in Profits During Memphis Black Restaurant Week

After a career setback she became better; not bitter

“Believe it or not, I did not expect the Memphis Black Restaurant Week to be…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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The Unexpected Activity That Should Be On Your Miami Itinerary

African American travel destination musts

Miami, Florida is an art lover’s playground where you can you can explore the diverse…

By Kandia Johnson

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After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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