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Berry Gordy

Motown Legend Berry Gordy Receives Medal of Arts From President Obama

President Obama recently gave out the 2015 National Medal of Arts to distinguished recipients. Among…

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company morale

The Connection Between Your Attitude and Company Morale

Your attitude—and consequently the attitude of your team members—can directly impact your company

Find out how your attitude as a business owner may have a bearing on your…

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Bahamas

Inaugural Bahamas International Women Empowerment Summit Kicks Off in October

A forum for women professionals and entrepreneurs from around the world to meet, learn, and inspire

Find out why you need to be among the worlds’s most powerful women at the…

By Safon Floyd

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Facebook Plugins

These Facebook Plugins Will Boost Your Marketing Efforts Faster Than You Can

Drive traffic to your content with these 3 free Facebook tools

Looking to drive more Facebook traffic to your website? Want to know a secret to…

By Sirita Wright

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NMSDC

NMSDC Hosts Business Opportunity Exchange

On a mission to increase participation by minority-owned firms in global corporate supply chains.

For four days, more than 6,000 corporate CEOs, procurement executives and supplier diversity professionals will…

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Hammer & Nails

Hammer & Nails Salon Raises $200,000 From Shark Tank Viewers After The Sharks Said No Deal

Michael Elliot has sold over 100 franchises for his nail shop for guys

Michael Elliot, a Hollywood screenwriter-turned-entrepreneur who wrote Brown Sugar and Just Wright, saw a need…

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time management

4 Time Management Tips for Busy Entrepreneurs

Make small changes every day to build your time management skills

Learn the new time management habits and strategies you must have in order to successfully…

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numbers

The Smart Way to Use Numbers to Scale Your Business

Coming into a bit of extra revenue isn’t an excuse to scale haphazardly. Here’s a smarter approach to using those numbers

Find out how this young entrepreneur can help you use numbers to scale your business…

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founding agreements

Tiffany Bowden’s Breaking In Series: Founding Agreements

Partnerships can be tough, protect yourself and establish protocol for rocky times

Check out what Tiffany Bowden’s recommends as founding agreements when looking to start a business…

By Tiffany Bowden

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score

Sam’s Club Awards Small Family Business A $25,000 Grand Prize

Some 400 entrepreneurs competed in the American Small Business Championship

Ninja Park Obstacle and Fitness Training Gym was awarded a $25,000 prize as the grand…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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remote

Your Guide to Creating a Unified Remote Work Culture

Learn how to balance flexibility and a predictable work schedule for your remote team

Learn the importance of using these few helpful strategies to ensure that every remote worker…

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success

4 Reasons We’re So Tempted by Success

The pursuit of success is seductive, but it can also be dangerously all-consuming

Find out why some people are more driven to achieve than others and what is…

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crowdfunding

6 Successful Tips Crowdfunding Tip for Entrepreneurs

Here are some helpful tips to help you turn profits via your next crowdfunding campaign

Rewards-based crowdfunding has taken off in the last couple of years. A number of campaigns…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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bootcamp

6 Tips for Startup Success From MIT Bootcamp for Entrepreneurs

Former Olympian Inga Stasiulionyte shares the main lessons that she learned about starting a successful business

Reports show that at least 8 out of 10 businesses fail within a year of…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Google

11 Black Owned Businesses That You Should Know and Support

Here are a few more black-owned businesses that you must check out, Part II

Check out this list of 11 black owned businesses that you should know and support…

By Patrice Tartt

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facial

Skinphorea Facial Bar Offers Facial Cocktails with a “Happy Hour” Feel

Enjoy all-natural 30-minute express facials with custom-designed cocktail treatments

Check out Detroit’s first and only high-concept facial bar offering customers a facial with a…

By Chanel Martin

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leadership

Top 3 Skills Necessary for Effective Leadership

What really makes a good leader?

Check out this brief list detailing what really makes for good leadership and the top-level…

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black owned

11 Black-Owned Businesses That You Should Know and Support

There is power in the black dollar, Part I

Included are 11 black owned businesses that are highly recommended along with detailed information on…

By Patrice Tartt

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business owners

Business Owners Should Factor Retirement Into Their Financial Planning

Financial and strategic planning that can help small business owners save for retirement

Find out what business owners can do to approach retirement in different ways than the…

By John Campbell

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coralee

Meet Coralee Luxe Events – The Detroit David Tutera of Weddings

Learn how she got her start in the wedding industry, what inspires her, and how she used social media to grow her business

Celebrations are one of life’s truest pleasures, but planning them can be a real problem.…

By Chanel Martin

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How To

hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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