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Mistake

Messed Up At Work? 5 Tips to Recover From a Major Mistake

We've all been there. Here's how to recover from a major error made in the workplace

So, you made a mistake on the job. Haven’t we all? It is not the…

By Cameka Smith

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media

How I Landed a Cool, Full-Time Job in Media

Looking for a job isn't fun or easy—especially in the fields of media and journalism

Black Enterprise’s very own Selena Hill shares some of the tips, strategies and advice that…

By Selena Hill

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unapologetic

How to be Unapologetic in 2017

Don't apologize for your dopeness, maximize it in 2017

2017 is the year to unapologetic about everything in your life. Take charge and walk…

By Cameka Smith

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work anxiety

5 Ways to Stop Work Anxiety While on Vacation

Here's how to let go of work anxiety and enjoy yourself on vacation—because, you can do this! You earned it

These 5 tips are exactly what you need in order to avoid that nagging work…

By Safon Floyd

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Goals

3 New Year’s Goals That Most Entrepreneurs Haven’t Considered

To take your career into an unexpected, yet profitable direction, try these nontraditional New Year's resolutions

Here are three nontraditional New Year goals that probably weren’t on your list last year,…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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keys to success

Like a Boss: 3 Keys to Success From the CEO of JCPenney

Marvin R. Ellison, who runs one of the biggest retailers in the country, shares how he made it to the top

Marvin R. Ellison, one of the few black CEOs in corporate America, talked to BE…

By Alisa Gumbs

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family values

Like a Boss: Why Family Values Matter in Business

JCPenney CEO Marvin Ellison says he wouldn't have made it to the top without the love of a strong black woman

JCPenney CEO Marvin Ellison shares how the importance of his faith, family values, and his…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Leadership Lessons

Like a Boss: JCPenney CEO’s Leadership Lessons

4 lessons in leadership from Marvin R. Ellison, the Black Enterprise Corporate Executive of the Year

Here are a few of the leadership lessons JCPenney Chairman and CEO Marvin R. Ellison…

By Alisa Gumbs

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promotion

8 Signs That You’re Up for a Promotion

Some good deeds do go noticed

If these 8 things are currently happening to you at work, there is a great…

By Safon Floyd

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volunteer

Volunteer Your Way to a New Job

Networking and soft skills create opportunity

“When she approached me about working for her, she stated that she had seen my…

By Robin White Goode

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Tech Biz Gurl

Tech Biz Gurl Talks About Making It in Tech as a Black Millennial

Advocates side hustles and tech aptitude

Jessica Williams, aka Tech Biz Gurl, shares insight on her success as an entrepreneur and…

By Tia Walker

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Party

Office Holiday Party Tips For Introverts

Try these tips and you won’t have to stress about your next holiday party

Here are a few tips to help you avoid holiday party jitters and make some…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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Ask Sheree: How to Deal With Racist Coworkers

Four strategies to help you rise above racism in the workplace

Many people experience the daily hurt and sting of racism both professionally and personally. However,…

By Sheree Franklin-Hill

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holiday brain

#MondayMotivation: 8 Ways To Battle Holiday Brain

When there is a will, there is a way

Here are all the things that you can do in order to battle and defeat…

By Safon Floyd

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travel

Need More Career Fulfillment? Travel Before You Retire

Here are three ways that traveling abroad during you youth can enhance your overall professional reputation and performance

Traveling will give your career an instant makeover, providing you with the clarity and confidence…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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Consortium

The Consortium Blazes Paths to Career Success

The Consortium promotes diversity and inclusion in American business schools and corporations. The support provided by this prestigious network not only enables the furthering of education, it also positions MBA graduates to achieve professional success

The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management Drives Success for MBA Students. Leading Schools and…

By Preston Charles

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nice

Why It Doesn’t Always Pay to Be Nice at Work

Doing too many favors for your co-workers might be jeopardizing your success

You want to be nice at work and do that favor your co-worker asked for,…

By Alisa Gumbs

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new year

How You Can Effectively Plan Ahead Before the New Year

Don’t wait until the end of December to plan your New Year's goals—start now

Goal planning is not just for the new year. Here are some simple tips to…

By Black Enterprise

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mentor

5 Smart Strategies for Choosing the Right Mentor

When looking for the right mentor to help with your personal and professional goals, consider this criteria

Mentors can help you accomplish your goals – both personally and professionally. Here’s how you…

By Black Enterprise

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pep talk

It’s Time to Give Yourself a Pep Talk

Use these three strategies to give yourself an effective pep talk

Career and leadership development coach Kaydian Comer shares 3 steps you should incorporate into a…

By Kaydian Comer

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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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