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Great Lessons from Great CEOs

Advice from Entrepreneurial Legends to Move Your Business Forward

What makes chief executives of the nation’s largest black-owned businesses great? When I wrote…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Sherri Shepherd Talks Return to Comedy, Launch of Wig Collection

If you thought marriage and 'The View' were it, you have something else coming

It doesn’t matter whether or not you respect Sherri Shepherd’s unadulterated opinions as a co-host…

By Kenya N. Byrd

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The $250,000,000 Mission to Preserve Black History

Lonnie Bunch’s mission includes raising $250 million in donations from corporations, foundations, and individuals for…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Getting to the Heart of Business

As executive vice president for corporate services, Audrey Boone Tillman oversees operations for the divisions…

By Sonia Alleyne

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What’s Love Got to Do With It?

When couples come together, they must undergo the unromantic process of figuring out how to…

By Sheryl Nance-Nash

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Giving Back Against All Odds

The experience and memories of being left home overnight at the age of 5 to…

By Sakina P. Spruell

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Improve Your Relationship … With Your Money

For the past few years, the media’s been having a field day discussing the marital…

By Leslie E. Royal

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Banking in the Digital Age

Alden J. McDonald brings his institution into the 21st century

“It’s not a matter of whether or not you’re going to get new business [using…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Why Black Media Still Matters

Perhaps more than any other Americans, we as black people need our own voice, to…

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.


Bringing Diversity to the Executive Suite

ELC President & CEO Arnold Donald is pursuing a bold mission to demonstrate that inclusion within corporate America's top ranks will drive innovation—and profits

When Arnold Donald took the helm as president and CEO of the Executive Leadership Council,…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Preserve Our Rich History of Philanthropy

I’ve always had a love for history, spending countless hours in museums and libraries, and…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Making the Switch

When and how to convert your bankruptcy status

When Alphonzo Kershaw fell behind on the mortgage of a second home last year, he…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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A Heart Attack Saves Lives

A community’s kindness inspires a daughter’s grateful response

In 2006, Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo received an urgent phone call from one of her uncles in…

By Brittany Hutson

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The Tea Spot

A holistic instructor creates a sexy new environment for an age-old beverage

Sunyatta Amen, founder and owner of SiTea
After water, it’s the No. 1 drink all over…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Capital Appreciation

McKenzie M. Slaughter views investing from an alternative perspective but she still has a feel…

By Frank McCoy

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Step Up Your 401(k) Investing

Latonda Henderson has been contributing to her 401(k) ever since she finished college and began…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Backtalk with Cedric the Entertainer

Cedric the Entertainer is bringing soul to TV Land. Since earning critical acclaim as a…

By Kenya N. Byrd

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We Are All Trayvon Martin

One tragic day in February, Trayvon Martin bought a bag of Skittles and a bottle…

By Earl "Butch" Graves Jr.

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Driving Force

B.E.’s 2012 nominees have the passion, vision, and momentum to take their companies far

There is no one given industry or type of business that will render any entrepreneur…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Moving Up, But Not Away

Tech CEO takes social talent search to a new level

The 2011 Employee Engagement Report conducted by BlessingWhite, a workforce development consulting firm, revealed that…


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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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