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worrying about money

What Pregnancy Teaches Us About the Complicated Life of a Startup Founder

No matter what journey you’re on, it’s important to have the support of like-minded individuals.

Having a baby is a big deal. Having a baby while running a startup is…

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cannabis

3 Cannabis Networking Groups for People of Color

Take your cannabis career higher in 2017 by networking with the right people

Everyone wants to get into the cannabis industry and many don’t know where to start.…

By Sirita Wright

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advertising

3 Digital Best Practices You May Not Know

Optimize your digital advertising efforts by incorporating these simple tactics into your marketing strategy

Check out these three quick, helpful tips that businesses can use to improve their digital…

By Stephen L. Ball

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Archer Pine

#BuyBlack: Why Archer & Pine Is Making A Difference This Holiday

Though started in 1921, Archer & Pine is adapting to the demands of the times with its formidable e-commerce strategy

Archer Pine takes an ode to Black Wall Street in celebration of its host Black-Owned…

By Regan Farley

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NFL

NFL Players Association Just Launched This Major Fund for Startups

The NFL Players Association launched the OneTeam Collective to provide access to capital and licensing rights to startups

The NFL Players Association launches the first athlete-driven business accelerator and venture fund. The One…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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best employees

7 Reasons Why Your Best Employees Are Leaving

Here's where the mirrors come in

Find out the 7 real reasons why your best employees insist on leaving your company…

By Safon Floyd

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Track Record

Obama’s Track Record for Helping Young Women of Color

New report on the Obama Administration's effort to advance equity for black and Latina women and girls

The White House has released a new report the Obama Administration’s progress to advance equity…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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hiring

Hiring Your First Employees? 5 Things to Keep In Mind

It’s easy to make hiring mistakes in your first year, but there’s a way to navigate through them.

Do you know what defines a good hire? Here are five hiring lessons you’ll be…

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Millennial

3 Powerful Ways to Nurture Your Millennial Employees

Help your millennial team members succeed by supporting their professional development

A millennial entrepreneur and business owner shares tips on how to nurture the professional development…

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Detroit housing

JPMorgan Chase Invests Over $1 Million in Detroit Housing Project

Building to include residential units and commercial spaces to support local small businesses

Detroit housing gets a $1.35 million renovation thanks to JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Capital…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Black Entrepreneurs

7 Most Important Areas of Business Budding Entrepreneurs Should Focus On

What is the most important area to focus on when you're just getting your business off the ground and why?

Members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) share advice on the most important areas to focus…

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perks

#BE30DayChallenge Week 3: Offer Great Perks at Reasonable Cost

The benefit of offering perks via your crowdfunding campaign

You need to pull all stops running a crowdfunding campaign. In part 1 of this…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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office communication

5 Steps to Building and Managing a Winning Sales Team

Building an excellent sales team is a key factor for business success

What makes a business successful? One of the key factors is an excellent sales team.…

By Stephanie Chung

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Black Networks

Comcast Launches Two More Black Networks, Joining REVOLT and ASPiRE

Comcast seeks applications from black, independently owned and operated networks

Two more black networks could join REVOLT and ASPiRE. Comcast Cable has announced the company…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Shonda Rhimes

Shonda Rhimes Joins MasterClass to Teach Writing for Television

Screenwriters, producers, writers, and Shondaland fans should sign up now

Shonda Rhimes is calling out to screenwriters, producers, writers and Shondaland fans to learn how…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Social Mentions

8 Social Media Tips You Need To Try This Weekend

This small business owner shares her best practices for social media marketing

Many entrepreneurs are uncomfortable seeking the spotlight, yet a larger brand presence is important for…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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fund

Entrepreneurs of Color Fund Awards Nearly $3 Million to Detroit Businesses

JPMorgan Chase helps 30 small businesses in Detroit since fund's launch last year

Since the launch of Entrepreneurs of Colors Fund last year, JPMorgan Chase Awards has awarded…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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gift guide

#BuyBlack: 2016 Holiday Gift Guide for the Fly Professional

Keeping it trendy by keeping it in the community.

Check out this epic gift guide featuring some of the coolest products for the young,…

By Safon Floyd

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Barbara Lee

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Is ‘Deeply Troubled’ by Trump’s Secretary of State Pick

Democrats, environmentalists, and even some Republicans are concerned about Trump's nomination of Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State

CA Rep. Barbara Lee has joined the outcry of concern over President-elect Donald Trump’s decision…

By Selena Hill

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loan fund

This New Fund Was Created To Help Black Entrepreneurs

Morgan Stanley joins the National Urban League and others to provide capital

A small business lending program has been launched to help African American and minority businesses…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How To

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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women in business

How Women in Business Can Help Other Women Break Barriers

Considering women of color are the fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the United States, BlackEnterprise.com…

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