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Resilience and Recovery

Lisa Nichols helps you bounce back from a setback, no matter what

Resiliency—the ability to get back up after a setback knocks you down—is a trait we…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Get Ready For Your 2010 Upgrade!

Help beta-test drive the latest enhancements to

In 2010, Black Enterprise will celebrate its 4oth anniversary as the nation’s No. 1 multi-media…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Blacks Getting a Seat at the Green Table

Leaders discuss inclusion at Copenhagen conference spoke with Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins, CEO of Green for All, and the Gina E. Wood,…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Holiday Planning

Juliette Senior of Unison Event Planners offer tips to help create the perfect holiday event.


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Slideshow: Hot-Selling Merchandise Fit for a ‘Princess’

Princess and Frog-inspired items for royal sensibilities takes a look at some of “The Princess and the Frog” merchandise that has…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Anika Noni Rose Adds Diva Glitz to Disney

Tony-winning actress hopes to empower a generation

Anika Noni Rose, Disney’s first African American princess, talks to about why “The Princess…


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Review: Tiana Sparkles, but ‘The Princess and the Frog’ Dims Disney Legacy

Racism a vital theme missing from animated fantasy

There is a lot to love about Disney’s “The Princess and the Frog,” but in…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Avoid Holiday Party Snafus

Rep-saving tips from style expert Fonzworth Bentley

Style expert Fonzworth Bentley discusses how to avoid making this year’s holiday party one you’d…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Best Holiday Gifts

Holiday gift ideas to brighten up your Christmas season with Robin Harmon Myers.


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National Urban League’s Green Jobs Summit Focuses on Minority Inclusion

Group's solutions include awareness, education

It is very trendy these days to talk about being green. The greening of America,…

By Joyce Jones

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Online Adventures

New Websites offer engaging travel logs and something special for African Americans

After a frustratingly tough economic year, the incentive to travel is inspiring, particularly with the…

By Sonia Alleyne

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The Ex(pectation) Factor

Adjust your thinking and reduce disappointment

However one defines success—love, the freedom and ability to do as you choose, the path…

By Ayana Dixon

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Poll Results: Who Will Take Oprah’s Daytime TV Crown?

New queen will need as much influence as popularity

When readers were given the choice between Ellen DeGeneres, Tyra Banks, and Wendy Williams,…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Zipping Around Town

Zipcars a new convenient, affordable way to get around town.


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Open Enrollment: Strategies to Reduce Costs of Health Insurance Coverage

Knowing your options can help you save money

For the companies that are able to offer this important benefit to their employees, the…

By Margarette Burnette

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Tech Guru Helps You Choose Right Phone For Your Lifestyle

BlackBerry or iPhone? You be the judge

When thinking about a new phone, consider “the network coverage in your area, what unique…

By Renita Burns

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Secrets to reduce Work-related Stress

Apothecary products that will help the busy professional reduce stress using herbs, teas, and scents…


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6 Things You Can Do To Stop Diabetes

November is American Diabetes Month, a chance to make difference in your community

Through the American Diabetes Association I have been able to reach thousands of individuals with…

By Vanessa Jones Briscoe

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One Year Later: Why My First Vote Won’t Be My Last

Election '09 can't match the thrill of voting for Obama, but it's still important to me

In 2000, I had my first taste of the democratic voting process. I was in…

By Christine L. Edmond

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2007 Women of Power Legacy Award Winner
Judith Jamison: Former Artistic Director, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Backtalk with Judith Jamison

Trailblazing choreographer discusses her barrier-breaking career

World renowned choreographer, dancer, and author Judith Jamison has broken many barriers in her career.…

By LaToya M. Smith

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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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