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How to Propel Your Business from the Shark Tank to the Bank

New book reveals untold stories of some of Shark Tank's memorable companies

Fans of the popular ABC show will want to hear the untold stories of some…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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PowerMoves Miami Accelerator Launches To Help Minority Entrepreneurs Access Capital

Florida has more investors than Silicon Valley, 3 to every 1 entrepreneur

Miami is the first city outside of New Orleans to host a PowerMoves office and…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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What You Need To Know About Entrepreneurship

5 lessons on entrepreneurship from one of the nation’s largest black-owned businesses

The son of preacher man, jazz musician and BE 100s CEO, Quintin E. Primo III…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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She Said It: Mompreneurs Open Up

How to balance running a business and running a family

Mompreneurs share their tips for balancing running a business and running a family.

By Alisa Gumbs

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Celebrity Fashion Designer, Natt Taylor, Talks Candidly about Transitioning from Selling in Boutiques to Working with Major Retailers

Designer offers advice for up-and-coming fashionistas

Natt Taylor gives advice on how she got started, debuting her line in Belk, and…

By Chanel Martin

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Why Women Entrepreneurs Aren’t Always Honest

Perfection is boring. It’s also not a reflection of what really happens when you set out to start a business on your own.

“…I wasn’t lying intentionally, illegally or in a malicious way. I hate to break it…

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How Envisioning Your Future Success Can Help You Get to Where You Want to Be

Thinking you can is half the battle

When it comes to envisioning your future success, read these tips to help you get…

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Cashing Out: What’s Your Business Really Worth?

Expert panel at the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit explains why it's important to see yourself as an investor, not just an owner, in your business

Most entrepreneurs are so focused on putting money into launching and growing their business that…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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For Small Business Owners Who Dream Big

How small businesses can land big supplier contracts

The most repeated word of the session? Relationships. Planning ahead and being strategic were among…

By Robin White Goode

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Top 5 Ways To Protect and Profit from Your Idea

Tips from the experts for protecting your intellectual property

Learn how to profit from your idea while protecting your intellectual property.

By Alisa Gumbs

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Here’s How To Perfect Your Elevator Pitch

What you need to know to convince people at an elevator pitch competition to give your business money

Many have watched Shark Tank, where contestants pitch products and businesses in hopes of garnering…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Family Business Launches Game-Changing 10-Minute Hair Weaving System via Kickstarter

Martin is one of the co-founders of hair technology startup Myavana, and has been featured in almost every major urban publication

Minute Weave, launched by a family business. is the fastest and easiest weave installation and…

By Chanel Martin

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ES Day 2: What You Don’t Know About Black Venture Capitalists Might Hurt You

Here’s how you can get the money you need from venture capitalists to drive your business to the next level

These financiers who are actively changing the face of investing and are actively seeking to…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Need To Raise Money For Your Business? Adhere To These Top Pitch Lab Tips

Learn how to win your share of capital at B.E.'s Entrepreneurs Summit

Here’s why you ought to attend this pitch lab if you need to rise money…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Best Credit Cards for Small Business Owners

In honor of National Small Business Week, here is a list of the best bank offers to help meet your needs

In honor of National Small Business Week, here is a list of the best bank…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Eco-Friendly Mompreneur Talks Why Black Families Should Go Green

Easy eco-friendly tips to honor the home and environment on World Earth Day

It’s World Earth Day. And this African-American female owner of an eco-friendly baby products boutique…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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My Brother’s Keeper Led to Over $1 Billion Invested in Brown and Black Boys

Report looks at 2 years of expanding opportunities for young men of color

In response to the president’s call to action, nearly 250 communities in all 50 states…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Lemonade Sippin’: 3 Beyoncé-Inspired Boss Moves for Young Entrepreneurs

Take a cue from the 'Queen' on launching new initiatives and pivoting your brand

Megastar Beyoncé has once again changed the album-dropping game with “Lemonade.” If you’re a young…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Growing Your Tech Startup? Find a Community Outside of Silicon Valley

Here are some tips for growing your tech startup

Here are some tips for growing your tech startup.

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OP-ED: Why Access to Capital Still Matters

A. Shuanise Washington, President and CEO of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation discusses the importance of access to capital for minority-owned businesses.

A. Shuanise Washington discusses the importance of access to capital for minority-owned businesses.

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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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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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