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Women Business Owners Unite for ‘She Said. She Led. She Is.’

Black, female business owners gathered in Houston to discuss cultivating sustainable enterprises at the dinner, which celebrated female empowerment

Some 120 women business owners convened in Houston, Texas for the “She Said. She Led.…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Trump

Will a Trump Administration Invest in Women Business Owners?

Trump needs to support policies that help women entrepreneurs access capital and contracts

President-Elect Trump has a lot of work ahead of him to help women entrepreneurs thrive.…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Trump

How A Trump Presidency Will Impact Small Businesses

What’s likely in store for owners come January when Trump enters the White House

After an extremely divisive election and close presidential race the final winner was Republican candidate…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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black women

Black Women Are Vital to the Entrepreneurial Landscape

New report details the struggles faced by many black women business owners

Despite the success of black women entrepreneurs over the past ten years, challenges still remain,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Sales Team

9 Powerful Ways to Incentivize Your Sales Team

Here’s how to motivate your sales team to reach optimum performance levels

Here are tips and incentives on how to get the best performance from your sales…

By Black Enterprise

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team

8 Things You Can Do Today to Grow Your Company Culture

You don’t have to break the bank in order to invest in your employees. In fact, it’s as simple as saying “thank you”

Company culture is a vital part of a successful business. Here are eight tips that…

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Stephens

Janell Stephens Is Taking Camille Rose Naturals to the Top

The former therapist and mother of five discusses how she found success in the natural hair and beauty industry with her brand Camille Rose Naturals

Ms. Stephens’ attention to detail, business savvy, and personal brand has helped her get her…

By Tia Walker

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four

4 Lessons for Starting Four Companies in Four Years

Starting numerous companies within a short period of time can teach valuable leadership lessons

Every entrepreneur has a different path and journey. Here are four valuable lessons learned one…

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tech savvy

What I Learned From Starting a Business From Scratch

Dasiy Jing got her start as a YouTube vlogger. Now, she manages a successful business with an all-female team

As a young entrepreneur and YouTube vlogger, here’s what I learned about running a business…

By Black Enterprise

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muslim ban

SmallBiz, Taxes, Bankruptcy and The (Dubious) Donald

Donald Trump is no genius when it comes to business

As a minority small business owner, the idea of a Trump presidency sounds very scary…

By Nicole Cober, Esq.

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DeVon Franklin

This Faith-Based Producer Inks Big Deal With Major Network

Under the multiyear pact, Franklin will produce and develop film content for the studio

See how faith-based producer DeVon Franklin inked a deal with 20th Century Fox, under the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Steve Rasmussen

CEO Spotlight: Nationwide’s Steve Rasmussen on the Side of Diversity and Inclusion (Part 1)

Nationwide has managed to ingrain diversity into its DNA

In part one of BE’s exclusive interview with Steve S. Rasmussen, the CEO opens up…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Corporate Jobs

Here’s Why Young Women Are Leaving Corporate Jobs

Black women receive less than 1% of venture capital funding, despite the fact that the number of black women starting businesses has more than tripled

A new study reveals that nearly 90% of millennial female entrepreneurs are leaving corporate jobs…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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nonprofits

Black Startup Founder Wins $500,000 To Help Nonprofits Raise Money

WeDidIt scores big at 43North annual business pitch competition

Sulaiman “Su” Sanni, the founder of WeDidIt, won the 43North annual business pitch competition and…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Byron Allen

Byron Allen Moves Ahead With $10B Racial Discrimination Suit

Charter Communications cited for lack of contracting with 100% African American-owned media

A federal judge has approved Byron Allen’s $10 billion lawsuit against Charter Communications for lack…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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43North

43North Awards $5 Million to 8 Startups in Business Pitch Competition

Black founders among winning startups to walk away with cash prizes

Find out about the Black founders among the winning startups to walk away with cash…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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PR Firm

PR Firm Gives Employees the Gift that Keeps on Giving

This PR firm offers 30 paid vacation days, along with many other perks designed to help employees achieve a work-life balance

After offering employees extended vacation and added perks, PR firm owner Monique Tatum discovered better…

By Kali Wilder

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predatory lending

Helping Minority and Women Small Business Owners Combat Predatory Lending

Four CDFIs are honored with 2016 Small Business Leader Awards, because of their service as mission-driven lenders

Several community development financial institutions are working to help minority and women small business owners…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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finance

Finance ‘n Stilettos Wealth Retreat for Black Women

This retreat will teach women how to match their financial planning with their buying power

Finance ‘N Stilettos wealth retreat for black women is teaching critical planning in an environment…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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power of broke

The Power of Broke: Making Success Your Only Option

Being broke can be the biggest driver for reaching success

The latest book by Shark Tank star Daymond John preaches the power of broke as…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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How To

change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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