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EMPLOYEE WELLNESS PROGRAMS

3 Employee Wellness Programs That Boost Productivity And Lower Costs

Investing in your employees can actually save your business a lot of money in the long run

Spending money on employee wellness programs can result in happier, more invested employees, which can…

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WORK-LIFE BALANCE

Want Better Ideas? Keep A Work-Life Balance

Too much stress can stifle your business

Too much stress can lead to fatigue and poor health; it can also cause entrepreneurs…

By Selena Hill

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scale

Is It Time To Scale Your Business? Here’s How To Tell

5 signs that you may be ready to scale your business

Not everyone wants to scale and that’s okay. But for those of us that do,…

By Selena Hill

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Time

7 Reasons To Track Your Time As a Business Owner

“Time is what we want most, but what we use worst"

Many small business owners struggle with time management. Thankfully, there are numerous time tracking tools…

By Selena Hill

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Marketing Team

Before Doubting Your Product/Service, See How To Improve Your Marketing Team

5 proven ways to improve your company's marketing and make more money

Marketing is one of the most critical elements of your business. Here are some proven…

By Selena Hill

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Startup

If Your Startup Doesn’t Have These 5 Ingredients…

Then it probably won't be around for long -- just saying

It takes much more than hard work or determination alone to succeed with a new…

By Selena Hill

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Pitch Investors

The New Way to Pitch Investors? Live Video

Gone are the days of having to meet an investor in his office

Pitch Investors Live, is a mobile application that connects entrepreneurs to angel investors looking to…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Every Business Needs a Mobile App—Including Yours; Here’s How to Make One

You don't even have to know how to code

In case you haven’t noticed, these days, nearly every business has a mobile app. And…

By Kandia Johnson

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Meet the Tech Founders Connecting You to Pharmacies That Deliver

When you're too sick to pick up your medicine...

After co-founder Halston Prox watched his busy dad struggle to find the time to pick…

By Kandia Johnson

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80 Low-Cost Franchises You Can Buy For Under $100,000

Paint & Sips, wedding planning, dog training... there are a host of affordable franchises out there

“One of the key things a prospective franchise owner should look at before investing in…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Form

Tristan Walker Launches New Hair Line for Women of Color

Walker & Co.'s new Form Collection taps into the multibillion-dollar black hair industry

Following the success of Bevel, an innovative shaving solution for men that eliminates razor bumps,…

By Selena Hill

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The Profit

Husband-and-Wife Beauty Business to be Featured on CNBC’s ‘The Profit’

Will small biz expert Marcus Lemonis be able to save this family-owned haircare company from drowning in debt?

In Tuesday’s episode of The Profit, TV host Marcus Lemonis pays a visit to Greensboro,…

By Selena Hill

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Serena Williams Invests in Superfood Startup Daily Harvest

The tennis champ's latest investment is in a startup that aims to make healthy eating more convenient

For Serena Williams, boss moves are habitual, both on and off the tennis court.Williams—along with Gwyneth…

By Kandia Johnson

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Amazon’s Takeover of Whole Foods and the Implications for Black America’s Health

Amazon's inevitable supermarket disruption can help people in inner-cities and rural areas

How this purchase can be a game-changer for communities of color making high-quality, fresh food…

By Samara Lynn

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black fathers

These Pictures of Black Fathers and Their Kids Will Melt Your Heart

This Father's Day, black-owned grooming company Bold Beardsmen launches #BoldBlackDads social campaign

For Father’s Day, one black-owned company is taking to social media to celebrate black fathers. Luxury…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Lifelines

Are You Protecting the Lifeline of Your Business?

Is your business about to flatline? Let’s examine the heartbeat of your financial statements and learn the benefits of understanding them

In order for a business to survive and thrive, it must have cash or the…

By Cameka Smith

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Author K. Renee Ward Gets Real About the Most Overlooked Skill Entrepreneurs Need

The author and marketing entrepreneur shares what she's learned

“My secret sauce has always been having an authentic personal brand. It has been said…

By Kandia Johnson

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Las Vegas Franchisee Rolled the Dice and Won

A look at a successful staffing franchisee

Bob Daniel took his 30 plus years of corporate experience and combined it with his…

By Nancy E Williams

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Left to Right: Songe LaRon and Dave A. Salvant (Image: Squire)

5 Beauty Tech Companies Founded by Black Entrepreneurs

In a world dominated by mobile applications, here are some beauty industry standouts

Squire allows you to book an appointment online at a Barbershop near you.

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Paris Holds the Largest Natural Hair Conference in the World

We own the hair, so how do we not own the products?

Brands like SheaMoisture, Curls, Cantu, The Mane Choice, Carolina-B showed up and showed out, giving…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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