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5 Presentation Tips We Can Learn From Dr. King

Master your presentation by taking a few cues from Dr. King

Who is your audience? What do they do they want? Is there something keeping them…

By Kandia Johnson

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8 Career Skills You Need To Be Competitive in 2016

Knowing how to manage diversity will be key

According to a 2015 survey by ManpowerGroup, diversity, communication, and a global mindset are key…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Ways Extroverts Can Step Up Their Networking Game

Here's how those with outgoing personalities can optimize their networking skills

When starting a company, networking is incredibly important. While it can difficult for shyer types,…

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4 Ways to Be An Excellent Mentor

Whatever your career stage, you can help guide someone to greater accomplishments

It may seem counterintuitive, but often people who need to be mentored the most won’t…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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One Of the Best Things You Can Do For Your Career in 2016

Relationships are the new currency in business

The reality is, regardless of your goal, building relationships must be a part of your…

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Feel Like You Don’t Fit In? Find Your Tribe For Career Success

A tribe can help you build influence as a thought leader

With the explosion of social media, connecting people with similar interests and increasing your digital…

By Kandia Johnson

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10 Tips to Make 2016 Your Year

Use these life and career tips to make 2016 your best year ever

Being very honest with yourself about your strengths and weaknesses can help you create a…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Millennials Offer Non-Cliché Advice For Sticking to Your New Year Resolutions

First-hand tips for setting goals and sticking to them

With many New Year’s resolutions in motion, BlackEnterprise.com caught up with five millennials to hear…

By Courtney Connley

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3 Career-Sabotaging Habits To Avoid This Year

If you don't believe that you are good enough, certainly no one else will

If you don’t believe that you are good enough, certainly no one else will.

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Are You Prepared For Success in 2016? Ask Yourself These 8 Questions

The answers can help you have a fulfilling year

Ask yourself the following questions to help you prepare for success in the New Year.

By Kandia Johnson

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6 Ways PR Professionals Can Take Their Career to the Next Level

The founder of AKR Public Relations offers practical leadership advice after more than a decade of PR experience

Founder of AKR Public Relations, Amanda K. Ruisi, has more than 15 years in the…

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How to Determine Whether You’re Hiring the Right Fit

How to fix the trend of hiring fast and firing fast

Many companies espouse the mantra “hire fast, fire fast.” Because every day a position is…

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What TED Talk Speakers Teach Us About Giving Presentations

Take cues from some of the most popular TED talk speakers the next time you present

Whether you’re giving a boardroom presentation, an elevator pitch or a conference speech, you have…

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10 Ways to Boost Your Career Before the New Year

Tips to kick-start your career right now

Why wait until January 1 to start working toward your career goals for the New…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Career Lessons From Star Wars

These lessons apply today as well as a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away

The force has a dark side, evidenced in the infamous Darth Vader. Instead of using…

By Sonja Mack

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Airbnb, Hubspot and Facebook Announced As Best Places to Work in 2016

Check out what makes these companies so great

Ready to jump ship? If so, the timing couldn’t be better to check out Glassdoor’s…

By Kandia Johnson

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Women of Power: What Mask Are You Wearing?

The truth behind who we appear to be and who we are

The 2016 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit explores the concept of the masks we…

By Safon Floyd

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New Year, New You: 6 Ways to Reinvent Yourself in 2016

Ready to hit reset in 2016? Check out the tips below

Are you ready for a ‘new you’ in the New Year? If so, a good…

By Kandia Johnson

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Women of Power: Sponsors vs. Mentors: Who’s Got Your Back?

Learn to leverage your network in order to enter the C-Suite

The 2016 Women of Power Summit will host an executive leadership session on mentorship and…

By Safon Floyd

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Debunked: 5 Career Myths Holding You Back From Success

Take stock of these falsehoods that may hold you back from success

Ready to jumpstart your career? Take stock of the career myths that may hold you…

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How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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