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Hidden Figures

IBM and ‘Hidden Figures’ Celebrate Jeanette Epps’ Foremothers

Diversity in STEM celebrated at CES

The panel focused on the incredible achievements of the three mathematicians as depicted in Hidden…

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Brand

A Good Brand is Your Most Valuable Asset

Prominent Latina tech designer from Silicon Valley, Gail Yui, shares must-read secrets of great brands

Check out these 3 must-follow rules for building a good brand by one of the…

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federal contracts

Cost of Doing Business With the Federal Government on the Rise

Minority-owned firms are investing more time and money seeking government contracts

Each year federal agencies spend billions of dollars purchasing goods and services from small businesses…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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kids league

The Kids League Founder Answers Call to Impact Her Community

Founder of The Kids League Surayya Barbee discusses the mission of this innovative nonprofit organization dedicated to mentoring underprivileged youth

The Kids League Founded by Surayya Barbee is a non-profit organization which which creates educational…

By Daron Pressley

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STEM

How My Mother’s Love of Cookies Made STEM a Core Piece of My Life

The ubiquity of STEM at every stage of my development had a major impact on my desire to become an engineer

Author of STEM Gems, Stephanie Espy, shares how her mother’s passion for baking fueled her…

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black female

This Is the End of Black Female CEOs In Corporate America

Rosalind Brewer's retirement as CEO of Sam's Club signals the end of black women in the C-Suite at major corporations

Rosalind G. Brewer’s retirement as CEO of Sam’s Club marks the end of black female…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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77-inch TV

LG’s Ridiculously Insane New 77-inch TV is Thin as Wallpaper

You have never seen a TV so big, yet so thin

The W-series TVs are built with LG’s “Picture-on-Wall” design, which makes the television appear to…

By Samara Lynn

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John Rogers

This Major CEO Opens Up About His $10.5 Million Gift

Supports paid internships, scholarships for African American students

John Rogers, founder, chairman, CEO, and chief investment officer of Ariel Investments, an investment management…

By Robin White Goode

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CES 2017

CES 2017 Was All About Incredibly Smart Cars

CES 2017 was a smorgasbord of auto eye-candy.

These cars not only self-drive, they can read your emotions, make snap decisions in the…

By Samara Lynn

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Cory Booker

Sen. Cory Booker Takes Historic Stand Against Sessions Confirmation

Booker, along with Rep. John Lewis, to testify during Senate hearings

Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey is breaking a longstanding tradition by testify against…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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diversity

You’ve Got Diversity All Wrong

'Diversity' in corporate hiring practices is missing a major component that could get better results

Learn what it diversity really means and how you can enhance your workplace environment with…

By Maryann Reid

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Jared Kushner

Trump Hires Son-in-Law Jared Kushner as White House Adviser

Administration will skirt federal nepotism laws

A White House transition official announced Monday that President-elect Donald Trump will appoint his son-in-law,…

By Selena Hill

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Toyota

I Took Toyota’s New Space Age Car for a Ride

CES 2017 proved that the car is the new computer. Watch a test drive of Toyota's incredible Concept-i vehicle

Truly something out of science fiction, Toyota’s Concept-i is less of a vehicle and more…

By Samara Lynn

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Jeanette J. Epps First Black Woman To Call NASA International Space Station Home

Epps joins three other black women astronauts to travel in space

Astronaut Jeanette J. Epps is on a mission to space that will make her the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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comic books

#ReadersUnite — Don’t Forget Comic Books

These graphic series engage adults as well as kids

Although I’m not a particular fan of comic books, I do recognize how comic books…

By Robin White Goode

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App

In Less Than 6 Months, One Millennial Created an App While Working Full Time

Find a Stand-in for when your squad isn't available

Find out how Chicago-based millennial, Kimberly Jackson, millennial was able to create a social app…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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John King

On the Record with John King, President Obama’s Education Secretary

As the Obama presidency draws to a close, King looks back

The other day I spoke with U.S. Education Secretary John King for a final interview.…

By Robin White Goode

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Kim Burrell

“I Will Continue to Play Her Music”, Say Kim Burrell Supporters

Fallout won't sway the faithful

Can singer Kim Burrell’s career survive the media backlash she’s faced following her sermon about…

By Bil Carpenter

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entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs: This Summit Is What You Need in Your Life

Register now for the tools, resources, and network you need to build a better business

Register now for the 2017 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit and learn how to gain funding…

By Safon Floyd

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data

Dept. of Labor Suing Google Over Salary and Hiring Practices Data

The tech giant refuses to release information on its employees

The Department of Labor filed a lawsuit against Google on Wednesday to get the Internet…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How To

Apply to More Than 50 HBCUs at Once With the Common Black College Application

Students can apply to 52 of the more than 100 HBCUs by completing just one…

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Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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