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‘Hamilton’s’ Miranda, Music, and Mobile Equals Business Marketing Magic

Marketers can take a cue from Broadway in time for a new mass market

Brands can take cues from creator Lin-Manuel Miranda and boost marketing strategies with music and…

By L Michelle Smith

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Temper Tantrum

Entrepreneurs, Get Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable; Here’s How

Understanding the inevitable downsides to launching a business is key to being prepared

As an entrepreneur, your success depends on your ability to get comfortable with the uncomfortable.…

By Kandia Johnson

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Why We Need to Connect College and Career

New report from the Georgetown Center calls for greater transparency so students can choose knowledgeably

Having ready access to this data could significantly help all students, but especially African Americans…

By Robin White Goode

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6 Ways to Improve Yourself This Summer

Self-development is achieved in many ways

Beyond enjoying backyard barbecues and waves at the beach, the summer season is also the…

By Kandia Johnson

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How Law Students Can Ace the Dreaded On-Campus Interview Process

This process is critical to your future as a lawyer

On-campus interviews are stressful for many law students. Here are ways from someone who has…

By Stephen L. Ball

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Young Black Men Excel: In the Foreign Service of the U.S. State Department

Larry Harris takes his interest in government service overseas

Our first Q&A is with Larry Harris, who last week was sworn in to the…

By Robin White Goode

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Michelle Obama, Spotify, and Others Urge Students to Beat the Odds

The digital music service informs first-gen college students about careers in tech

Obama wasn’t the only one urging the students to persevere through college. Spotify executives including…

By Robin White Goode

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Danny Green Is Proof That The NBA G League Is The Highway To Heaven

We spoke with the San Antonio Spurs gunner at the NBA Store on 5th Avenue

Spurs sharp-shooter Danny Green is from Long Island, so in the offseason it’s not odd…

By The Shadow League

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How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

You have the knowledge; now apply the strategy to establish yourself as an expert in your field

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

By Kandia Johnson

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Career Lessons from Auntie Maxine: Reclaim Your Time Like A Boss

A lesson in career building from women who persisted

Maxine Walters’ refusal to back down inspired women to cut through the bull and stand…

By Selena Hill

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Eboni K. Williams

‘Pretty Powerful’: Eboni K. Williams Shares Career Lessons in the Business of Media

The Fox News Channel host shares how all working professionals can take their career to the next level through media

In an interview with Black Enterprise, Eboni K. Williams opened up about her journey from…

By Selena Hill

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Trump Administration to Investigate Anti-white Bias in Affirmative Action Admissions Policies

Civil rights division leaning away from its original purpose—protecting ‘oppressed minority groups’

Another asked, “Is it possible to be more tone deaf to the real needs of…

By Robin White Goode

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Valerie Jarrett (Image: Lyft)

Valerie Jarrett Appointed to Lyft Board of Directors

The company cites that the reason for adding Jarrett is to add new skill sets and perspectives.

Lyft has recently appointed former Senior Advisor to President Obama and Assistant to the President…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Shanti Das is heart healthy

Music Industry Veteran Shanti Das Wants You to Get Heart Healthy [VIDEO]

In her new role for the American Heart Association, she's making your health her business

Shanti Das, aka the Hip-Hop Professional, is best known for her work on the careers…

By Alisa Gumbs

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What You Need to Know: The Republican Budget and Its ‘Assault on the American Dream’

Education Trust denounces cuts to programs that increase social mobility

If you’re planning to start or continue your college education this fall, or have children…

By Robin White Goode

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Tony Robbins’ Unleash the Power Within: My Experience

A seminar with Tony Robbins forever changed this skeptic's mind about motivational speakers

After attending Tony Robbins’ Unleash the Power Within seminar, I am energized by the desire…

By Darcel J. Church

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45 Great Moments in Black Business – No. 34: How R. Donahue Peebles’ Historic Real Estate Deal Became A $127 Million Payday

A boycott gave this African American an incredible business opportunity

Peebles makes history in 2002 when his BE 100s real estate firm completes development of…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Black Enterprise Executive Managing Editor Hosts Black Chef Series in Harlem

Black foodies flock to this Harlem event since its inception three years ago

The Black Chef Series kickoff event took place in Harlem on July 24th . The…

By Samara Lynn

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Skillman Foundation Appoints BE 100s Leaders to its Trustee Board

Ronald Hall and Suzanne Shank to help children of Detroit succeed in college, career, and life

The Skillman Foundation recently announced the appointment of two BE 100s leaders to its board…

By Robin White Goode

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National Science Foundation’s REU Program Seeks Diverse Candidates

Research Experiences for Undergraduates introduces students to careers in research

Have you heard of REU? Until recently I hadn’t. Research Experiences for Undergraduates is an…

By Robin White Goode

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