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Cathy Hughes

How Cathy Hughes Stays on Top of the Entertainment Industry

One of the nation's wealthiest black, female entrepreneurs shares her secrets to success

Find out how Radio One founder and one of the wealthiest black women in the…

By Safon Floyd

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job

This is When It’s Time to Leave Your Job

Spoiler: There is no set answer

If you’ve ever pondered about when exactly is the right time to leave your job…

By Safon Floyd

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Sanya Richards-Ross

Olympic Gold Medalist Sanya Richards-Ross Trains You to Win

Valuable insight from one champion to another

Here is what Olympic gold medalist Sanya Richards-Ross wants you to do in order to…

By Safon Floyd

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personal brand

5 Simple Ways to Close Out Your Work Week

Your Monday will thank you

Do these 5 simple things at the end of your work week to wrap up…

By Safon Floyd

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music

Former Lawyer Turned Rapper Talks Success in Music and Business

Mekka Don used his legal expertise to become a successful entrepreneur and artist

Mekka Don tells BE why he decided to leave his full-time job as a corporate…

By Crystal I. Berger

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natural hair

Natural Hair Hurts Black Women in the Workplace

A new study proves women of color with natural hairstyles face the most biases

Women of color in the workplace, particularly those with natural hairstyles, are penalized because they…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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buffet line

Want Career Success? Then Stay Out Of the ‘Buffet Line’

What does it mean to get stuck in "the buffet line"? Rita Mitchell talks business ethics and career advancement with an example from the classroom

Honesty, hard work, integrity, and a determination to succeed will give you the very best…

By Rita P. Mitchell

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Justin Adu

A New Type of Mad Men: Justin Adu Helps You Claim Your Creativity

Tips from a jack-of-all-trades

In an insightful interview, creative director Justin Adu shares how creatives can be it all…

By Safon Floyd

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morning

10 Things You’re Doing Wrong Every Morning

Change your routine, changes your life

Here are 10 things that you may be doing wrong first thing in the morning…

By Safon Floyd

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Hyper-Productive

How a Hyper-Productive Entrepreneur Gets the Most Out of Her Day

The simple trick to productivity is being intentional with how you spend your time

The following techniques will allow you to manage your time better so you can invest…

By Black Enterprise

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dawn davis

This Woman May Change Everything You Know About Books

Publisher Dawn Davis shares what authors everywhere need to know in order to thrive

Learn how Dawn Davis is leaving a mark on the publishing industry by giving a…

By Maryann Reid

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interview

[WATCH] 5 Critical Don’ts for Your Next Interview

HR Executive Anthony Davis gives you the inside scoop on the job interview process

Find out the critical interview don’ts you need to know from career expert, VP, Head…

By Safon Floyd

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Good Manners Are Still Good Business

Etiquette will never be out of style.

Protocol and etiquette expert, Cheryl Walker-Robertson shares her story and stresses the need for social…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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publish

3 Reasons Why Every Entrepreneur Should Publish a Book

An important strategy to immediately gain instant authority in the marketplace

Book publishing is an important brand positioning strategy that increases an entrepreneur’s visibility, credibility, and…

By Cameka Smith

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black people

Ask Sheree: How to React to Racially Insensitive Issues at Work

Here's how to best manage your emotions and respond while at work, when put on the spot to address sensitive subjects related to your personal cultural, political, and spiritual beliefs

Here’s how to respond when you feel singled out, uncomfortable or unsure of your emotional…

By Sheree Franklin-Hill

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Serena Williams

Serena Williams Shows Us All How to Shut Down Haters

Career lessons you can learn from how Serena handled herself in her press conference

Are you killing it at work but still playing defense? Take a cue from Serena…

By Alisa Gumbs

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superwoman

Don’t Be Anybody’s Super (Business) Woman

Here's where we separate the superwomen from the anxious, stressed, and overwhelmed working women—because it is possible to have it all and manage everything without crumbling under pressure

How well you manage your family emergencies is the difference between a superwoman and an…

By Cameka Smith

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public speaking

5 Public Speaking Lessons From a Presentation Gone Wrong

Prepare for your next public speaking engagement by learning from one entrepreneur’s mistakes

Here a few tips to help you prepare for your next public speaking engagement from…

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Dry January

Dry January: Sobering Up for Success

Give a little, gain a lot

Here are just a few of the benefits you can reap by having a Dry…

By Safon Floyd

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WTF

Turning My “WTF?” Moment into a FTW (For The Win)

Setbacks along your journey to success can sometimes leave you thinking "WTF?"

Roy Broderick shares how he bounced back from several disappointing points in his career to…

By Roy Broderick Jr.

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How To

support

How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

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

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‘I See You’: The Power and Beauty of Building Multiple Tribes of Professional Women

Women that make the time to find their tribes of professional sisters have a competitive…

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