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How to Protect Your Finances When Love Is New

Key dos and don’ts—and major red flags that should never be ignored—in order to avoid…

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March 10th is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Call for women and girls to get tested, best defense is a good offense

Today, March 10th, marks National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. This year’s theme is…

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Black Filmmakers Need Blockbuster Opportunities

Not a single 2015 film release from a black filmmaker had a budget that exceeded $35 million

Despite proven track records for producing quality films and commercial success, African American filmmakers—a list…

By Earl "Butch" Graves Jr.

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Walking in Harm’s Way

Fewer black corporate leaders appear willing to advocate on behalf of their peers

The existence of corporate diversity and inclusion programs is to ensure the inclusion of all…

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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Strategic Moves For a Rich Retirement

The Rich family finds the right balance between retirement savings and education costs

Most people have saved little or nothing for retirement, which means they are already facing…

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HBCUs Are Still The Solution

Historically black colleges do a lot more with a lot less

Publisher and Chairman Earl G. Graves Sr. states unequivocally that historically black colleges are still…

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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3 Ways to Invest $1,000

If you think investing is for the rich, think again

A survey by Prudential Research called The African American Financial Experience finds that one of…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Advancement Can Only Be Achieved Through Opportunity

Corporations must stop giving lip service only to diversity

How can it be that African Americans hold only 3.2% of all senior management positions?…

By Earl "Butch" Graves Jr.

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50 Most Powerful Women in Corp America 2015

50 Most Powerful Women In Corporate America

Black Enterprise identifies the top female executives transforming global business in 2015

From product and service development to talent management—and much more—these corporate mavens all drive revenues,…

By Courtney Connley

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Breaking the Rules to Reach Retirement Goals

How a new approach to retirement investing is boosting their bottom line

“When you look at the social and economic realities of the day, particularly the fact…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Lack of Estate Planning Puts Black Wealth At Risk

Our commitment to multi-generational wealth creation requires us to plan for the inevitable.

Our commitment to multi-generational wealth creation requires us to plan for the inevitable.

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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[September 2015] 40 Best Companies For Diversity

Major corporations that truly embrace diversity are leaders in creating a dynamic corporate culture

While prior generations look at diversity from the perspectives of racial, ethnic, and gender representation,…

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5 Secret Hotels in Las Vegas, Nevada

A high roller's guide to secret hotels in Las Vegas

A high roller’s guide to secret hotels in Las Vegas

By Kandia Johnson

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8 Inspiring Quotes from Women Who Dared Greatly

Motivating quotes that will inspire you to be successful

Motivating quotes that will inspire you to be successful

By Kandia Johnson

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Chef Creates ‘Heels in Kitchen’ TV Show To Put Spotlight on Culinary Traditions of African Diaspora

Imoteda Aladekomo launches TV show in Nigeria to spotlight culture, food and fashion

Imoteda Aladekomo launches TV show in Nigeria to spotlight culture, food, and fashion.

By Kandia Johnson

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[WATCH] Around the World in Fashion: Top 4 Fashion Week Cities

New York Fashion Week in September kicks off fashion events around the world

New York Fashion Week in September kicks off fashion events around the world.

By Kandia Johnson

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‘Our Family Dinner’ Unites Young Professionals For Social Gathering and Family-Style Dinners

Founder talks promoting authentic social interactions and planning for global expansion

Founder of Family Dinner talks promoting authentic social interactions, and global expansion.

By Kandia Johnson

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Luxury Pros Pick Top 4 New Hotels

Luxury travel enthusiasts talk top new hotels

Luxury Travel Enthusiasts talk top new hotels.

By Kandia Johnson

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[WATCH] Ludacris, Big Boi, Egypt Sherrod, Michael B. Jordan, and More Attend Fantastic Four Screening

Celebrities and influencers attend Fantastic Four movie screening in Atlanta

Celebrities and influencers attend Fantastic Four movie screening in Atlanta.

By Kandia Johnson

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President Obama’s Spotify Playlist: Are You Listening?

President Obama joins Spotify and releases playlists

President Obama joins spotify and releases playlists.

By Kandia Johnson

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T-Shirt Business

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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