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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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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comcast

Comcast Launches Filmmaker Series Black Women Behind The Scenes

Cable company expands reach through Black Film & TV destination

As part of its Black Film & TV destination Comcast Xfinity on demand will…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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money

4 Money Lessons Entrepreneurs Need To Survive

Entrepreneurship is exciting, but it's not simple. While building your business, here are four money lessons you can learn from

If you are a young entrepreneur, or if you’re ready to quit your job to…

By Ashley M Fox

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give back

4 Reasons Why Your Small Business Should Give Back

Make social and environmental benefits your business

Here are 4 reasons, aside from being socially responsible, why your small business should make…

By Black Enterprise

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personality

How Your Personality Could Be Affecting Your Business

The success or failure of your business starts right here

Here are six personality types we must pay attention to discover how they could possibly…

By Black Enterprise

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business relationship

7 Surefire Ways to Destroy a Business Relationship

It can take years to build and nurture solid relationships, but only takes a second to damage them

Avoid these 7 surefire ways that will definitely destroy any business relationship and any other…

By Cameka Smith

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How To

Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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