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Avery Sunshine

Avery Sunshine on a Cloudy Day

Acclaimed R&B star Avery Sunshine releases her third studio album "Twenty Sixty Four" in celebration of her second marriage

The R&B singer spoke to Black Enterprise about her new album, “Twenty Sixty Four,” and…

By Bil Carpenter

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John Douglas Thompson

John Douglas Thompson Opens Up About ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’ and ‘Julius Caesar’

The acclaimed actor talks to Black Enterprise about starring in these new productions

John Douglas Thompson, who has been lauded as “one of the most compelling classical stage…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Time 100

The 20 Black Honorees Featured on Time’s ‘100 Most Influential People’ List

These influencers have reshaped the way we see the world

The 2017 “Time 100” list of the world’s most influential people includes a colorful array…

By Selena Hill

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Taliah Waajid

Beauty Industry Vet Taliah Waajid Talks Inspiration, Innovation, and Success

Natural haircare expert shares about the struggles and joys of dealing with kinky, curly, coily hair

Beauty industry veteran Taliah Waajid discusses critical skills needed to succeed, and methods to reinvent…

By Daron Pressley

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Temper Tantrum

Tantrums of a Grown Woman

Learn the importance of successfully managing your temper and how it can determine your success or failure in the workplace

When things get tough for us as grown women, you can either have a temper…

By Cameka Smith

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Europe

Forget Backpacking, Go Luxury Cruising Through Europe Instead

Adventures by Disney and other river cruises are offering a new way to see the continent

Adventures by Disney and other cruise lines allow you to experience the continent by going…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Natalie Dean

How One Night of Girl Talk Turned Into an Organization That Hosts Over 200 Women

Natalie Dean discusses what inspired her to start the nonprofit, Whine & Cheese, Inc.

Natalie Dean established a nonprofit called Whine & Cheese that helps women achieve a level…

By Chanel Martin

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museum

African American Museum Founder to be Honored

A recognition for launching the groundbreaking museum

The founder of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC), Lonnie…

By Samara Lynn

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Olori Swank

Celebrity Stylist Olori Swank Creates Unique Coloring Book

Coloring book promotes empowerment while encouraging tenacity

Celebrity stylist Olori Swank creates coloring-book with words of affirmation to de-stress, re-energize, relax and…

By Daron Pressley

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cookbook

‘Cooking Solo:’ Find The Fun of Cooking for Yourself

Table for one? Klancy Miller's new cookbook offers creative recipe ideas for singles

Whether you’re a pro in the kitchen, a novice cook or a take out loyalist,…

By John Burnett

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fail

The Business Owner’s Guide to Telling Stress GOODBYE!

Stress causes illnesses like chronic pain and hormonal imbalances. As business owners, we can't allow these things to creep up into our daily routines

Stress is defined by the National Institute of Mental Illness (NIMI) as the brain’s response…

By Cameka Smith

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Pulitzer Prize Winners

From Brooklyn to Broadway: Playwright Lynn Nottage Makes History as Two-Time Pulitzer Prize Winner

Lynn Nottage joins an elite and exclusive group of multiple Pulitzer-winning American playwrights and debuts ‘Sweat’ on the Great White Way

Lynn Nottage shares her elation with the Broadway debut of Sweat and her upcoming projects…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Melissa Christine Goodrum

How This Black Woman Poet Juggles Life and Art

Melissa Christine Goodrum is part of the new generation of black women telling their stories and sharing their perspective through their poetry

Melissa Christine Goodrum is one such poet. The Brooklyn-based writer, who has an MFA in…

By Samara Lynn

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Daphne Valerius

Award-Winning Filmmaker Daphne Valerius Digs Deep Into Culture, Beauty, and Identity in ‘The Souls of Black Girls’

Daphne Valerius’ shares, for the first time publicly, her personal and courageous journey of facial paralysis, insecurities as a young black girl, acceptance, and healing

In her 2007 Award-winning news documentary The Souls of Black Girls, filmmaker Daphne Valerius took…

By Rochelle Soetan

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Gianni Lee

Artist Gianni Lee Speaks on the Business of Creating Art

The dynamic creator and thought-provoking visual artist gives insight into his business acumen

Gianni Lee, an international DJ, fashion designer, and painter of fine art opens up about…

By Selena Hill

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Suge

Suge Knight’s Son Responds to the Reported Revelation of Tupac’s Murderers

“…these are the same ones that want to keep my father locked up.”

“My father was the big protective brother of Pac. If he knew anybody was after…

By Black Enterprise

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Suge Knight

After 21 Years, Suge Knight Finally Reveals the Two People Who Killed Tupac Shakur

He has also admitted who the real target was

But after 21 years of arguable statements, conspiracies, documentaries, debates and finger-pointing, Knight has now…

By Black Enterprise

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Tupac

Celebrate Tupac’s Induction Into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame With Your Own Piece of Pac Memorabilia

"You are appreciated...Don't ya know we love ya?" (Tupac Shakur, "Dear Mama")

On April 7, 2017, Tupac Shakur became the first solo Rap/Hip-Hop artist to be inducted…

By Nathaniel J.

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Volvo

2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country: Paradigm Shift for the Maker of ‘Swedish Bricks’

Automotive expert Brian Armstead talks about the latest vehicle innovations from Volvo

Throughout its storied history, Volvo, the Swedish brand now owned by Geely of China,…

By Brian Armstead

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Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd

From Brooklyn to Hollywood: Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd Makes Directorial Debut in ‘The Counter 1960’

Premiere Casting Director Pursues Her Passion

Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd, Hollywood’s premiere casting director, opens up about making her directorial debut with…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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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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