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Pete

5 Ways to Build a Business Empire Like ‘Treehouse Master’ Pete Nelson

You may not have your own reality show, but every entrepreneur can benefit from these five smart business strategies

Although not every entrepreneur will have the luxury of starring in his or her own…

By Selena Hill

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Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union Setup His & Hers Popup Shop For NBA All-Star Weekend

Power couple to showcase items across fashion, technology, beauty, and skincare

Dwyane Wade, of the Chicago Bulls and his wife, actress Gabrielle Union, are each debuting…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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women business owners

Microsoft Set to Kick off Major Event for Small Business Owners Across the Country

A week of free workshops, content, webcasts, events, and more

Small businesses account for 55% of employment in the U.S., according to the Small Business…

By Dr. Dionne Mahaffey

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work smarter

Work Smarter, Not Harder, to Scale Your Business

When it comes to scaling your business, take advice from modern CEO Tom Villante — instead of Thomas Jefferson

“Times have changed since the 1700s. Today, working smarter achieves a much better result than…

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tropical smoothie cafe

Tropical Smoothie Cafe: Winning Franchise Choice for Athletic Husband and Wife Team

When Tenisha Patterson Brown took on her first client, Everette Brown, little did she know that they would…

By Nancy E Williams

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business tips

How to Get Customers Talking About Your Service

Surprise and delight customers and employees to build enthusiasm for your business

Businesses that can figure out how to motivate their teams to go above and beyond…

By Black Enterprise

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tropical smoothie cafe

Tropical Smoothie Cafe: Winning Franchise Choice for Athletic Husband and Wife Team

Their passion for working out and healthy food choices help drive their decision to purchase a Tropical Smoothie Cafe franchise

When Tenisha Patterson Brown took on her first client, Everette Brown, little did she know…

By Nancy E Williams

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Black Entrepreneurs

Thank You, Black Entrepreneurs

It’s imperative to remember those who have encouraged us to step out on faith and begin this journey of entrepreneurship

Dear Black Entrepreneurs: This world could never produce enough words to express how important your…

By Cameka Smith

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exiting

How To Exit Your Business Safely

Before deciding to leave your business, plan your exit strategy in advance

Discover the different methods that may be available to you when making decisions about exiting…

By Black Enterprise

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Daymond John's new coworking space

A Sneak Peek at Daymond John’s New Coworking Space [PHOTOS]

The Shark Tank star opens blueprint + co in New York City to encourage innovation among entrepreneurs

Shark Tank star Daymond John’s new coworking space, blueprint + co in New York City,…

By Alisa Gumbs

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women investors

Keep These Things in Mind if You Want to Get Paid Faster

It's all about being strategic

Here are a few tips on managing your invoices to ensure you get paid in…

By Black Enterprise

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Business Travelers

You Need To Know These 3 Things Before Expanding Your Business Internationally

If you’re thinking of taking your business overseas, examine market need, local regulations, and your local network

You wouldn’t launch a business without careful research and planning on things like barriers to…

By Black Enterprise

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time management tips

Little Known Time Management Tips to Go Paperless

It all boils down to efficiency

If you need to find more efficient ways to take care of tasks, check out…

By Black Enterprise

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tasks

How to Test Your New Idea (and Still Keep Your Day Job)

You don’t always have to put everything on the line in order to pursue your dream

Having the security of a day job while you develop, test and sell your product…

By Black Enterprise

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Entrepreneur

5 Tips Every Career-Driven Woman Needs to Know to Become an Entrepreneur

Check out the five things female entrepreneurs need to know, when transitioning from a standard nine-to-five to running a small business

If you have an entrepreneurial drive and still working a 9-5, then consider developing a…

By Cameka Smith

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black finance

How to Prepare for Your First 5 Business Milestones

The “firsts” of your business can be nerve-wracking. Here’s how to make sure everything goes smoothly

Educating yourself on common milestones in your startup will give you a better chance of…

By Black Enterprise

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self-employed

6 Simple Budget Tips to Follow When You Become Self-Employed

This could be your lifeline as an entrepreneur

Here are 6 simple budgeting tips to take into consideration when you’re looking to take…

By Black Enterprise

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motherhood

The Mother/Founder Paradox and What It Means for All Entrepreneurs

Motherhood and entrepreneurship are not mutually exclusive.

After spending much of our engagement diving into data and testing many new business ideas,…

By Black Enterprise

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Dodd-Frank

Trump’s Roll Back on Dodd-Frank Could Cripple Black Businesses and Borrowers

Communities of color are targets of high-cost, predatory financial products

Donald Trump issued an Executive Order aimed at reducing several requirements in Dodd-Frank. President Barack…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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shark tank

‘Shark Tank’ Celebrates $100 Million in Deals Done on the Show

Special ABC ‘20/20’ program examines entrepreneurs funded over last eight seasons

In a special episode featuring millennial entrepreneurs, one will make the deal that takes the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How To

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This Black Tech Founder Found Alternative Methods to Traditional Fundraising

When Dan Miller, CEO of Level Therapy, found that traditional fundraising methods were not working,…

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3 (Non-Creepy) Ways to Follow-up After a Networking Event

If you’ve ever exchanged contact information at a networking event, then waited too long to…

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