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Food Festival

Black Chefs Represent at This Mouthwatering Food Fest

The New York City Wine and Food Festival (NYCWFF) was a weekend of wine and…

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Tiffany Lester

This Integrative Doctor Wants You To Go To Sleep

The holistic doctor shares her Rx to maximize sleep and perform better at work, with The Unconscious Workout

Dr. Tiffany Lester, the creator of The Unconscious Workout, says restorative rest is the key…

By Lisa Fraser

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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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RLJ Entertainment Partners With AMC Networks To Deliver Diverse Streaming Content

Bob Johnson to receive $65 million investment to accelerate distribution of content on the Urban Movie Channel

Find out why AMC Networks if partnering with BET Founder Bob Johnson and giving him…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5 Signs Your Job is Completely Stressing You Out

It's so just not worth it

If these 5 things are everyday occurrences for you in and out of the workplace,…

By Safon Floyd

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sexual abuse

Healing the Scars of Sexual Abuse

A survivor shares her story

Check out this video to open your eyes about sexual abuse, its lasting impact, and…

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Head of Logo Documentary Films Talks Life in the Arts

"I'm here to reflect the times"

Find out why producer and Head of Logo Documentary Films, Taj Paxton, has chosen to…

By Safon Floyd

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What the Updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy Means for Black America

We accounted for 45% of HIV diagnoses in 2013

A study on the HIV/AIDS epidemic reveals Black Americans accounted for 45 percent of HIV…

By Black Enterprise

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Sleep Benefits the Heart and Brain

Researchers have found that sleep issues can lead to other serious health complications

Not catching enough Zzz’s or having a sleep disorder can affect cardiovascular health and risk,…

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Ella Fitzgerald

The Apollo to Celebrate Ella Fitzgerald Centennial Birthday

The Apollo Theater will honor the Queen of Jazz with a star-studded jazz concert on Oct. 22.

After leaving a lasting imprint in American music, there’s no place more appropriate to commemorate…

By Selena Hill

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Is It Time to Get Your Flu Shot?

The pharmacy chain pitches start in August, encouraging consumers to come get their flu shot, but is that too early?

The start of flu season is still weeks—if not months—away. Yet marketing of the vaccine…

By Black Enterprise

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Airfordable: Startup Offers Layaway Plan For Airline Tickets

Making travel more accessible

Airfordable lets travelers book flights by paying a deposit upfront and then pay off the…

By Dr. Dionne Mahaffey

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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 Professionals Sleep Less Than Whites

The number of people experiencing short sleep duration has increased over the past two decades

A new study suggests that African Americans have shorter sleep durations than their white counterparts—particularly…

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Warm Up the Right Way

Give your body time to prepare for movement and lessen the chance of injury

The biggest mistake most people make is skipping warm ups before their workout. Why is…

By Black Enterprise

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Handle Workplace Stress With These Easy Tips

You may not be able to do anything about the cause of stress in the workplace, but your response to it is in your hands

On-the-job stress can feel like someone sucker punched you or it can feel like a…

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Gayle King

4 Takeaways from a Conversation with Gayle King and Elaine Welteroth: How Millennials Are Transforming Media

Gayle King and 'Teen Vogue' Editor-in-Chief Elaine Welteroth have a candid conversation about media's role in the ever-evolving Digital Era

Takeaways from a fireside chat featuring Gayle King and Teen Vogue’s Elaine Welteroth on how…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Neal Sales-Griffin

Neal Sales-Griffin Discusses Empowering People Through Code

During Black Enterprise's The Good Life tour, Neal Sales-Griffin spoke with us about how he empowers youth through education

Technepeur Neal Sales-Griffin talks about how’s he’s empowering the world by teaching people coding and…

By Selena Hill

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Keven Stonewall

Keven Stonewall Talks About the Good Life

Cancer researcher and college student Keven Stonewall's conversation with us, during the Good Life tour

BE’s Sirita Wright caught up with young cancer researcher Keven Stonewall at The Good Life…

By Selena Hill

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Cameka Smith

BOSS Network Founder Cameka Smith on Living the Good Life

What does living "the good life" really mean?

Cameka Smith, founder of The BOSS Network, spoke to Black Enterprise in Chicago at The…

By Selena Hill

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How To


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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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

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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