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4 Ways to Stay Connected While Traveling

Keep in touch with family and friends with the latest apps and gadgets

There’s nothing more frustrating than being disconnected from friends and family while traveling for an…

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[WATCH] Part 1: Luxury and Adventure on a Budget: Maldives

BE’s luxury travel on a budget series in Maldives, Zanzibar, and Costa Rica

Diving with whale sharks, flyboarding in turquoise blue water, and an unforgettable stay in an…

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6 Sanity-Saving Travel Apps

Eliminate travel frustrations with the latest travel tech

Long gone are the days when paper maps and 300-page guidebooks were the answers to…

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Why University of Missouri Football Team Perfectly Exemplifies the Power of Student Athletes

Less than 48 hours after announcing their boycott, university President Tim Wolfe resigns

Mizzou football teams firm support in taking a stand against campus inequalities is proof of…

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[WATCH] Part 2: Luxury and Adventure on a Budget: Zanzibar

BE’s luxury travel on a budget series in Maldives, Zanzibar, and Costa Rica

An exotic beach island located off the coast of Tanzania in Africa, Zanzibar is known…

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How to Have the Ultimate Cuban Travel Experience

Travel enthusiast Mario Nicholas shares his top five things to do in Cuba

Havana, Cuba, is quickly becoming an emerging hot spot. BlackEnterprise.com caught up with travel enthusiast…

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$3.9 Billion Deal: Expedia Buying AirBnB Competitor HomeAway

Purchase is the largest-ever acquisition for the travel site

Expedia, the parent company to some of the world’s largest travel sites, is buying short-term…

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Be Inspired and Register Today! 7 Black Women of Power in Sports You May Not Know But Should

A new look at who is really calling the shots in athletics

BlackEnterprise.com exhibits these powerful women who hold their position in executive suites all across the…

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Could You Give Up These 15 Things For a Trip of a Lifetime?

Eliminating expenses can get you closer to your dream destination

Expense and affordability are two of the top reasons people give for not taking their…

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Dove Embraces Diversity With New Curly-Haired Emojis

Beauty brand launches 27 emojis with various skintones and hair curl patterns

Dove ‘Love Your Curls’ campaign launches 27 new curly-haired emojis that can be downloaded in…

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5 Tips to Avoid Holiday Travel Headaches

Headed out of town for the holidays? Follow these tips to keep your sanity.

Over the next 2 months, millions of people around the nation will hit the road…

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The Studio Museum in Harlem Celebrates Nigerian Artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby

Crosby gets one of the most significant honors an artist can receive today

The Studio Museum in Harlem awards Nigerian artist Njideka Akynyili Crosby with the Joyce Alexander…

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Elise Wims Talks Taking a Career Break for New Reality Show

Apres Ski cast member took a risk to pursue her dream job

Not too many people would risk leaving their day jobs for a dream career in…

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Uzo Aduba, Dascha Polanco, and Tituss Burgess Discuss the Diversity Power of Non-Network Shows

2015 Adweek panel says TV has just cracked the surface of diversity

Actors Uzo Aduba, Dascha Polanco, and Tituss Burgess discuss how non-network shows are pushing the…

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Halloween Eve 2016 at Black Enterprise

BE employees had a little fun and a pizza party on Friday, October 30.

Halloween Eve at the Black Enterprise offices on October 30, 2016.

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[WATCH] Travel the World From Your Couch With 10 Movies of the African Diaspora

Top movies of the African Diaspora on Netflix

Thanks to Netflix, you can travel the world right from your couch. With the recent…

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[WATCH] In Honor of World Ballet Day, Celebrate ‘Brown Girls Do Ballet’

Celebrate World Ballet Day by honoring black dancers changing the face of ballet

Celebrate World Ballet Day with a few African Americans changing the face of ballet.

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SheaMoisture’s ‘Good For You Glamour’ Campaign Spotlights Breast Cancer Survivors

Cosmetics company puts a focus on women of color

In addition to spotlighting breast cancer survivors, for every cosmetic item purchased on SheaMoisture.com between…

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Best and Worst Cities for Halloween Trick-or-Treating

New York and New Jersey among top cities, while Memphis and Detroit among worse

WalletHub, an online financial resource company, used 16 key metrics to compile a list of…

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Hit the Slopes with Bravo TV’s New Luxury Travel Series “Après Ski” and Meet Cast Member Kendra Larkin

Cast member Kendra Larkin talks career transition, new travel series, and planning luxury travel experiences for the rich and famous

“Après Ski” cast member Kendra Larkin talks career transition, reality tv and planning luxury travel…

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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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Dealing with a Recruiter: 5 Simple Do’s and Dont’s for Landing the Final Interview

Aisha M. Taylor, co-founder of TAYLORMade Professional Career Consulting, shares tips for job candidates going…

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