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[Women of Power] Get Ready to Be Serenaded by R&B Crooner Johnny Gill

So put on your red dress, and slip on your high heels

You’ve already started humming your favorite Johnny Gill tunes and you’re likely looking for your…

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[BE Education Package] Study, Intern, Work Overseas—Yes, You!

Diversity Abroad can show you how

Looking for opportunities to study, intern, or work overseas? Then explore the website of Diversity…

By Robin White Goode

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Amber Cuff, Howard U. alum and former London exchange student

[BE Education Package] My Experience Abroad: London, England, UK

Howard alum Amber Cuff spent a semester in London

London is a wonderful city, even better than I thought it would be. It is…

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[BE Education Package] Despite Paris, It’s Still Important to Study Abroad

Less than 10% of American students pursue international education

Only 9% of American students study abroad during their college years—of those, 75% are white;…

By Robin White Goode

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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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10 Ways to Find College Scholarships

Hurry--deadlines are approaching fast!

Each November, the National Scholarship Providers Association sponsors National Scholarship Month—a month-long campaign intended to…

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‘Read Where You Are’ Campaign Encourages Young People to Enjoy Reading

'Read Where You Are' encourages reading across the nation

“Read Where You Are” encourages reading across the nation.

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Does Your Online Learning Institution Make the Grade?

The best online educators meet these challenges head-on

The three challenges (and solutions) an online-learning institution must face to prepare students for the…

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How Do We Cut the School to Prison Pipeline? Rethink Discipline

School districts around the nation are striving to decrease suspensions and expulsions

How school districts around the nation are striving to decrease suspensions and expulsions

By Kandia Johnson

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State Test Scores Hide the Truth from Parents, Kids

Students may not be doing as well as state test scores indicate

State test scores are higher than the results of the NAEP, or the Nation’s Report…

By Robin White Goode

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[POLL] What’s Your Reaction to the Economic Crisis in Greece and China?

Take our poll and let us know where you stand.

Some of the world’s economies are experiencing turmoil. Does it have personal implications for you?…

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Why Branding is Blinding: What Bill Cosby Can Help Us Remember

What Stacey Tisdale learned from a personal encounter

A questionable encounter I had with Bill Cosby serves as an example as to how…

By Stacey Tisdale

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[Video] BE Modern Man Featured on NYC’s Hot 97 – Ebro in the Morning

BE Modern Man, the Black Enterprise Golf & Tennis Challenge and more

Black Enterprise’s Alfred Edmond and Kelly Pierre-Louis visited Hot 97’s Ebro In the Morning in…

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BE Modern Man: Meet The Actor Jay Barnett

Using personal experience to guide the next generation

Depression is a condition that is taboo and hard for many people to openly discuss,…

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[POLL] Is the Confederate Flag a Symbol of Racism or Southern Pride?

Blackenterprise.com wants to hear from you

Is the Confederate Flag a Symbol of Racism or Southern Pride?

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BE Modern Man: Meet “The Specialist” Aaron D. Harris

Advocating for youth is more than a job, it's a mission

Although he grew up without a father, Aaron D. Harris vowed that when he had…

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College Debt Burden Falls on 3 Kinds of Students

The typical undergraduate borrower isn't suffering

Three kinds of students seem to be most affected by unmanageable loan debts: grad students,…

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BE Modern Man: 10 Weeks, 100 Ambassadors

Today's male leaders of color. In their words. Their way.

In an effort to turn the conversation about young black men into something positive instead…

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10 Ways to Become More Likeable in Business

If you want people do business with you or invest in your firm check your likeability factor

If you want people to do business with you, you have to be perceived as…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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#BESMART: Check Out This Special Portal for Minority Students, Educators and Parents

Join the education conversation today

Black Enterprise BE Smart serves as the go-to sources for the latest in education news…

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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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