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T.D. Jakes Provides Quick Business Lessons for Storytellers

T.D. Jakes shares insightful business advice at ABFF

In an insightful ABFF session moderated by journalist and author Shaun Robinson, T. D. Jakes,…

By Kali Wilder

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[PHOTOS] Black Enterprise and Lexus Bring “The Good Life” to D.C.

More than 100 local influencers gather to celebrate what the good life means to them

Black Enterprise and Lexus bring “The Good Life” event to the nation’s capital

By Deven Robinson

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Television Shows

Top 10 Must-Watch Summer Television Shows

Seize the summer day and allow yourself to be entertained summer nights

Check out this list of the top10 television shows to watch this summer, along with…

By Safon Floyd

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screenwriting

The Akils on Jumpstarting Your Career in Screenwriting

In their Q&A-filled Industry Coaching seminar, Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil provide practical advice on how to become a screenwriter

Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil brought some tips on screenwriting to the American Black…

By Kali Wilder

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#FridayReads

#FridayReads: BE’s Summer Non-Fiction Picks

The places we'll go when we'd like to know more

Check out the non-fiction books that Black Enterprise editors are looking forward to diving into…

By Safon Floyd

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Black Music Month

WBLS and WLIB Celebrate Black Music Month with The Color Purple

An exclusive listener event, Monday, June 27th

Join WBLS and WLIB in celebrating Black Music Month with an exclusive listener event with…

By Safon Floyd

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OITNB

Women’s Prison Association Joins OITNB to Bring Reform

"What we expose they are actually trying to solve."

Learn how the WPA is collaborating with OITNB to enlighten the masses in hopes of…

By Safon Floyd

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nate parker

5 things you didn’t know about Nate Parker’s ‘Birth of a Nation’

Nate Parker's goal is to reclaim our history and change the narrative with his new, award winning film, Birth of a Nation.

“This is the hardest thing I’ve ever done in my career. It was my desperate…

By Kali Wilder

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tichina arnold

Tichina Arnold Talks Career Longevity

There is certainly no remorse for this career's survival

Find out what Tichina Arnold attributes to a longstanding career, and what she dreams she…

By Safon Floyd

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Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade Sr. Talks Fatherhood

Shares mission to build a better future by building better fathers today

Learn the importance of nuclear and community fatherhood from Dwyane Wade, Sr–the father who’s raised…

By Safon Floyd

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Langston Hughes

Amazing New Exhibit Showcases Langton Hughes In His Own Words

New book offers a little-known personal and vulnerable side of the American literary giant

The Mackey Twins Art Gallery, run by identical twins Karen Mackey Witherspoon and Sharon Mackey…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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july 4th

#FridayReads: BE’s Summer Fiction Picks

Let's crack these books open

Black Enterprise’s most highly anticipated fiction reads of the summer.

By Safon Floyd

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common

7 Motivational Takeaways from ‘A Conversation with Common’

Common discusses his work as an actor and hip- hop artist, and talks about community activism and what he hopes to achieve as an influential black artist

Common discusses his work as an actor and hip- hop artist, and talks about community…

By Kali Wilder

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black socialite

The Black Socialite and How to Head Up Your Own Charitable Events Like a Pro

Finding the right people, the purpose, and the spirit to host your your own charity

Philanthropist & Rising Socialite Dr. Shirley Madhere (Image: Mangue Banzima)
Big ideas and big plans…

By Tia Walker

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Modern Man

BE Modern Man Tour Makes Mark in Atlanta

Reinforcing the notion that it is our ordinary to be extraordinary

Check out the BE Modern Man tour when it stops in a city near you.…

By Safon Floyd

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Common

Common Brings NOLA Flavor to Chicago for the Park Exchange Series

The event will featured full jazz music bands, dancing, and more

On Saturday, June 11, Oscar and Grammy-winning artist Common, the National Park Foundation, and the National…

By Cristie Leondis

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American Black Film Festival

American Black Film Festival Kicks Off TODAY in Miami

Embrace the nation's largest gathering of black film and TV enthusiasts

Join promising filmmakers, artists, influencers, and content creators on Miami Beach for the 20th Annual…

By Safon Floyd

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HIV

New Film to Explore Black Love, Dating, and HIV

Nathan Hale Williams ‘90 days’ of dating confronts the realities of living and loving with HIV

Film and television writer, director and producer Nathan Hale Williams is considered as a prolific…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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American Black Film Festival

American Black Film Festival Encores at BET Experience

The festival travels from Miami to L.A. for two days of films and master classes.

Catch the encore of the American Black Film Festival at BET Experience, June 24-26.

By Safon Floyd

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Prince

Prince Inducted Into Apollo Theater’s Walk of Fame

The icon receives a commemorative plaque in recognition for his contribution to music and humanity at large

Legendary, iconic musician, Prince, inducted into Harlem’s Apollo Theater Walk of Fame with emotional ceremony.…

By Safon Floyd

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hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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