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Black Radio Rallies Around Movie ‘Hidden Figures’

This call to action for Greek-letter organizations to fill theaters while also empowering black youth to pursue STEM careers

Black Radio Solidarity has launched a campaign to fill theaters for the movie HIDDEN FIGURES,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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cooking

This App Makes Cooking and Nutrition Fun and Easy

Can a mobile app that teaches cooking and nutrition using comics and animation help African Americans make better choices in regards to healthy eating and wellness?

See how two brothers teamed up to create The Black Streak Kitchen mobile app, which…

By Dr. Dionne Mahaffey

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elevators

BE Luxury: Why Take Steps, When There’s An Elevator At Home

Elevating home experience and adding to value

Elevators are becoming a top redeeming feature. More luxury homeowners are installing custom home lifts.…

By T. Bernie

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Christine Simmons

The Shadow League: Christine Simmons, LA Sparks

Learn how LA Sparks President and Chief Operations Officer Christine Simmons is advocating for others

Check out Christine Simmons insight as she details her journey, the Sparks’ 2016 WNBA Championship,…

By The Shadow League

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Life

BE’s Guide for Success in 2017: Your Life

Here's how to become unapologetic, physically fit, and prosperous in the New Year

Here’s a selection of hand-picked stories that will help you maximize success in your personal…

By Selena Hill

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prepare

7 Most Effective Ways to Prepare for the New Year

It all starts now

Do these 7 essential things, starting right now, in order to best prepare yourself for…

By Safon Floyd

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New Year's Eve

Ditch Your NYE’s Party Plans And Try One Of These Alternatives

Avoid the hassle and expensive and celebrate New Year's Eve like this

Instead of spending New Year’s Eve out on the town, try one of these three…

By Selena Hill

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help

How to Ask for Help and Get the Support You Need in 3 Steps

Why is it so difficult to ask for help when we need it?

Our inability to receive is a form of selfishness as refusing to accept a gift…

By Elisha Lowe RN, BSN, MBA

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2016 Rewind – In Case You Missed It

BE editors share their favorite articles of this year

Check out some of our editor’s favorite article picks of this year for you to…

By Black Enterprise

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George

George Michael’s Mark on Pop, R&B, and Hip-Hop Music

The late musician lives on through his influence on the sound and style of artists today

More than just a pop singer, George Michael was a music legend who influenced artists…

By Selena Hill

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British Academy Awards

British Academy Awards Makes Big Push for Diversity in Film

BAFTA will block awards for films in two categories if they aren’t diverse enough of underrepresented groups

The #OscarsSoWhite controversy came to head in 2016 when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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2016 Rewind

2016 Rewind: Leaders in Cannabis

Our round-up coverage of notable African Americans in the legal marijuana industry

Check out BlackEnterprise.com’s coveted cannabis coverage for 2016 as we champion people of color who…

By Black Enterprise

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chance

The 25 Got-to-Get Gospel Songs of 2016

Here are some of the top gospel tracks that dropped this year

As the year of 2016 closes, we decided to compile a list of what we…

By Bil Carpenter

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prostate cancer

This Doctor is Fighting for Justice in Prostate Cancer Treatment

Dr. Willie Underwood discusses the racial disparities in treating the disease

Dr. Willie Underwood III, named a “rising star” in urology, spoke to BE about how…

By Lisa Fraser

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travel

These 2 Top List Are the Most Recommended Travel Brands

New study reveals nationwide holiday travel habits

When it comes to best bets and holiday travel habits, Marriott Hotels and Southwest Airlines…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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La La Land

BE Exclusive: John Legend Opens up About Major Film

The Grammy Award-winning singer opens up about starring in his first in a major motion picture, 'La La Land'

In an exclusive interview, the Grammy Award-winning singer opens up about starring in his first…

By Aniesia Williams

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WIN $100 Foot Locker Gift Card + Jump Start Your #techie 2017 Career Moves

discover Foot Locker's open #techie jobs plus Facebook Live w/ Foot Locker VP of Talent Acquisitions - Geoff Green ICYMI

Foot Locker $100 gift card give-a-way plus jump start your #techie 2017 career moves with…

By Nathaniel J.

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Fitness

#TechieFit: Set Realistic Fitness Goals This New Year’s

Five steps to get ready and drop that holiday weight with Romy Antoine, personal trainer, and Nathaniel J., your app-swag expert

80% of fitness resolution-ers fail to achieve their goals by the second week of February…

By Nathaniel J.

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Santa Claus

Sorry, America, Santa Claus Isn’t White

Want to know what Santa really looked like?

The jolly old mythical man in a red suit we know as Santa Claus actually…

By Selena Hill

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lonely

What Do the Lonely Do at Christmas?

The answer to an age-old question

Here’s what you can do to make the most of (and even enjoy) this Christmas…

By Safon Floyd

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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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