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Quick Tips to Plan Your Own “Girls Trip” Away From the Office

Make it clear that extra guests, children, and significant others are not invited, because this…

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personal tragedy

How to Manage Work While Dealing With a Personal Tragedy

When tragedy strikes, the demand for work continues. Here are a few coping tips

Stress in our personal lives such as dealing with family illness, loss of a loved…

By Kandia Johnson

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This Ecologist Is Not Afraid of Bears—She Traps Them for Research

Rae Wynn-Grant is a rare species in her own right

Wynn-Grant is one of the few African American female ecological conservationists—if not the only one.…

By Robin White Goode

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journalism

A Journey Into Journalism: 3 Tips For Those Looking to Work in Media

Black Enterprise Digital Editor Selena Hill shared advice on breaking into the media industry during her radio interview with financial literacy guru Ash Cash

Black Enterprise’s Selena Hill shared advice on working in media and journalism during her recent…

By Selena Hill

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4 Ways to Rock Your Business Presentation

There's more to it than just imagining everyone in the audience in their underwear

Here’s the thing, it’s not what happens during a presentation that matters. It’s what you…

By Kandia Johnson

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Better Manager

Want to Become a Better Manager? Make Sure You’re Doing These Things

The more effective you are as a manager, the happier your employees will be

Here are some great ways you can use new and emerging technology to be a…

By Selena Hill

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How Gebeya Creates IT Professionals and Increases Career Opportunities Across Africa

Gebeya is increasing the African IT talent pool by training and placing software engineers, developers, and designers

Gebeya is nurturing a strong self-sustainable African IT ecosystem by providing advanced practical training to…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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productivity

How Productive Are You? Here Are 8 Ways To Find Out

Are you busy or are you productive?

Instead of just doing things to get them done, productive people focus on the ways…

By Selena Hill

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Workplace discrimination

Beware These 5 Types of Workplace Discrimination

#StayWoke and know your rights in the workplace

Workplace discrimination is real and occurs more often than you would expect. Here are 5…

By Nicole K. Webb

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stroke month

Would You Be Prepared if Your Co-worker Dropped to the Floor in Front of You?

American Heart Association launches initiative advocating for workplace safety training and public access to AEDs

Approximately 10,000 cardiac arrests happen annually in the workplace, but most U.S. employees are not…

By Selena Hill

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work-life balance

Four Proven Ways Entrepreneurs Can Achieve a Healthy Work-Life Balance

Entrepreneurs, learn how to balance your work and home life—starting today

Many entrepreneurs struggle to find the perfect work-life balance. Learn four effective ways to get…

By Stephanie Chung

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Intel HBCU Grant Program

$4.5M Intel HBCU Grant Program to Increase Retention in STEM College Majors and Careers

Black tech workers remain severely underrepresented across the industry

Today, Intel Corp. is announcing the Intel HBCU Grant Program, a three-year, $4.5 million initiative…

By Robin White Goode

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Salli Richardson

Salli Richardson-Whitfield Talks Moving From Acting to the Director’s Chair

5 takeaways from the actor-turned-director on a successful career transition

‘Forget everything you’ve heard about Black women not getting along and supporting each other,’ Salli…

By Mia N. Hall

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How Seeds of Fortune Creates Economic Empowerment Opportunities for Young Women of Color

Sowing the seeds for career success and economic empowerment

As a high school senior, Nitiya Walker, was met with a challenge that many students…

By Kandia Johnson

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3 Reasons Why Everyone Should Have a Side Hustle

Solid advice on mastering the side hustle

Although it ‘s probably one of the hardest things you’ll ever do in your life,…

By Kandia Johnson

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This Entrepreneur Knows Self-Care Is the Most Important Investment

Self-care is a career move

Self-care is one of the best investments you’ll ever make. And Christina Rice has made…

By Kandia Johnson

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Nicole Roberts Jones on ‘Finding Your Fierce’

The career coach offers tips from her new book on how to find and align your passion and purpose for profit

Nicole Roberts Jones is on a mission to bring out the best in each woman.…

By Lisa Fraser

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An Executive Chef Dishes Out the Secret to Success in the Culinary Business

Chef Henry Dudley talks about his career in the culinary arts and shares advice on what it takes to succeed in the industry

One of the chef-driven restaurants at the MGM is the Tap Room Sports Bar, with…

By Brian Armstead

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12 Quotes from Black Trailblazers That We All Should Live By

Pick up these gems from black innovators and influencers

As host of the “Create Your Life Series” radio show and podcast, I have the…

By Kevin Y. Brown

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time management

Learn the Art of Effectively Mastering Time Management in 4 Steps

Mastering time management can set you apart from your competitors. Become a master by practicing these four time management tips daily

Mastering time management can set you apart from your competitors. Become a master by practicing…

By Cameka Smith

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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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