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Prentice Penny

‘Insecure’ Showrunner Prentice Penny Opens Up About his New truTV Series

Writer and producer Prentice Penny stars in the new lifestyle series Upscale with Prentice Penny,…

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USA Swimming Foundation

Dr. Cecil Gordon on Becoming the First Black Director of the USA Swimming Foundation

Dr. Gordon wants to play a role in increasing diversity in the swimming world

Dr. Cecil Gordon talks to BE about making history as the first African American member…

By Lisa Fraser

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Lynn Whitfield

Lynn Whitfield Opens Up About Starring on Oprah Winfrey’s ‘Greenleaf’

Actress shares about her love for the arts and the real-world women who comprise her character on the critically-acclaimed original drama series

Lynn Whitfield is one of a few African American actresses who has successfully achieved longevity…

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Women

6 Ways The Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit Changed My Life

Surrounded by approximately 900 black businesswomen in various fields, we were not minorities. And oh, there was nothing “minor” about these glorious women!

I was lucky enough to attend the 2017 Women of Power Summit in Phoenix, now…

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dream destination

The Top 5 Reasons You Should Relocate to Your Dream Destination

Because relocating is all about having the freedom to create the lifestyle you desire

Are you living the life you desire? Life is short, and there is so much…

By Cameka Smith

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Dana Hill

This ‘Queen Boss’ Reigns in the Beauty Box Biz

Award-winning beauty expert and 'Queen Boss' contestant Dana Hill discusses her company COCOTIQUE, a deluxe beauty box subscription company for women of color

Dana Hill is an award-winning expert in the beauty industry. She is the founder of…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Daniel Beaty

Actor, Writer Daniel Beaty Brings ‘Chapter and Verse’ to the Screen

Actor, writer, film producer, and activist Daniel Beaty is living a dream

Inspired by his own family, award-winning actor Daniel Beaty co-wrote and is starring in a…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Valentine’s Day Gift

The #BuyBlack for Bae Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

BE is here to help you celebrate love while staying conscious and true to the community

Here’s a list of 10 different ways you can treat your partner (or even a…

By Selena Hill

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artist

This Wrongly Convicted Artist Now Spreads Love Through Painting

Fulton L. Washington paints images that are worth far more than a thousand words

In the wake of a system that gives little to no chances, Mr. Fulton Leory…

By Regan Farley

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upscale black women

3 Reasons Why Luxury Brands Need Black Women

Luxury brands are still missing out on a lucrative market, and here's why

Learn why luxury brands have a challenge reaching this group of black women. Find out…

By Maryann Reid

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La La Land

BE Exclusive: John Legend Opens up About Major Film

The Grammy Award-winning singer opens up about starring in his first in a major motion picture, 'La La Land'

In an exclusive interview, the Grammy Award-winning singer opens up about starring in his first…

By Aniesia Williams

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iPhone

I Lived Without My iPhone for 6 Days and I Liked It

Living without my iPhone for nearly a week taught me valuable lessons about life

As a Millennial, I thought it was going to be really difficult to live without…

By Selena Hill

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Fences

Macro Ventures Brings Us ‘Fences’

Charles King's brainchild has produced of one of the most Oscar-worthy films of 2016, based on the play by August Wilson

Charles King’s brainchild, Marco Ventures, has produced of one of the most Oscar-worthy movies of…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Nick F.

Nick F. Nelson’s ‘Stay Tuned’ Offers Tips on Work-Life Balance

This book will help you find success in both life and career

Nick F. Nelson’s debut book. “Stay Tuned: Balancing Faith, Family and Career Without Comprising You,”…

By Dr. Dionne Mahaffey

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15 Luxury Travel Destinations: If Money Were No Object

If money were no object, which luxury travel destination would you choose?

If money were no object, which luxury travel destination would you choose?

By Kandia Johnson

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5 of the World’s Best Train Adventures

Explore new journeys in an engaging way via rail

Looking for a new type of vacation in 2015? Exploring some of the worlds’ most…

By Kandia Johnson

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Healthy, Fall Inspired Foods

Here are some foods packed with health and beauty benefits

Here are some fall inspired foods that are packed with both health and beauty benefits.

By Yvelette Stines

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electric car

How Owning an Electric Car Can Save You Time and Money

Chevy Bolt EV offers an affordable electric vehicle with further range

Owning an electric car can save you time and money with Chevy Bolt EV, which…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Queen Latifah's new line of flowers

Add This to Your Shopping List: Queen Latifah’s New Line of Flowers

The Queen Collection of floral bouquets is now available at a supermarket near you

The Queen Collection, Queen Latifah’s new line of flowers, is now available at a Stop…

By Alisa Gumbs

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black panthers

The Black Panthers: 10-Point Program

This is the March 1972 version of the document when the Black Panther Party shifted its focus from black nationalism to helping all oppressed communities

1. WE WANT FREEDOM. WE WANT POWER TO DETERMINE THE DESTINY OF OUR BLACK AND…

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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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podcast

How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

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