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The Most Powerful Meeting You Can Ever Have

The most powerful meeting that aspiring entrepreneurs or young professionals can have isn’t a job interview. It’s an informational meeting.

The most powerful meeting that aspiring entrepreneurs or young professionals can have isn’t a job…

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Cannabis

Meet Veteran and Cannabis Entrepreneur Tanganyika Daniel

How a military vet turned her skills set into a cannabis-infused skincare business!

How a military vet turned her skills set into a cannabis-infused skincare business!

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Interview

7 Unique Job Interview Questions to Ask Your Next Candidate

Want to ask your next candidate something different during the standard interview? Check out these seven unique interview questions.

Want to ask your next candidate something different during the standard interview? Check out these…

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New Team

3 Ideas for Choosing the Perfect Company Name

When it comes to company names, intention is everything

When choosing a company name, you want it to be creative and different—but don’t forget…

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Technology Team

3 Unconventional Ways to Inspire Your Team

When’s the last time that you inspired your team? If you can’t recall, then that’s a problem

When’s the last time that you inspired your team? If you can’t recall, then that’s a…

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Women

Rules for Creating Contagious Positivity in Your Workplace

There are plenty of ways you can spread positive vibes to counter all that bad energy

There are plenty of ways you can spread positive vibes to counter all that bad…

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Compassion

Compassion Is Your Most Effective Business Tool

Best leaders know that empathy forges the strong bonds that engage the hearts and minds of team members

Arriving in Haiti in early 2010 was a devastating experience. As our plane circled the…

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Minute Weave Raises Over $15,000 On Kickstarter

This black family business got 101 backers for their hair weaving system in 30 days using crowdfunding

Minute Weave is a quick-weave installation and styling system founded by a family of engineers,…

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rainbow fashion

Rainbow Fashion Week Is Going Green And Making Queer Style A Movement

Designer Jag Beckford is mixing fashion and social responsibility during her annual New York LGBT pre-Pride event

Rainbow Fashion Week “RFW” is returning to New York City for the third consecutive year,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Niece

How I Fired My Niece and Lived to Tell the Tale

Sometimes the two words “family” and “business” simply should not go together

Sometimes, the two words “family” and “business” simply should not go together.
My only sister, Dr.…

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inclusion

Are Diversity and Inclusion Good For Business?

Attitudes born out of our own individual upbringing and conditioning informs a company’s culture

Attitudes born out of our own individual upbringing and conditioning informs a company’s culture.

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client

How to Attract and Book Your Ideal Client

Everyone wants to know how to book the kind of client who not only inspires but also benefits and creates growth for their business

Everyone wants to know how to book the kind of client who not only inspires…

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Website Mistakes

6 Website Mistakes You’re (Probably) Making Right Now

Tips to help you avoid these design and function sins

An effective web presence is crucial for businesses of all sizes in today’s marketplace.
It’s imperative…

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TD Jakes

11 Principles to Succeed in Business and Life, from T.D. Jakes

Information and inspiration from entrepreneur, Bishop T.D. Jakes

Bishop T.D. Jakes hails from four generations of entrepreneurs. In fact, he asserts, “I was…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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executives

Get to Know the Diversity Executives Leading the Top Corporations

Ensuring diverse voices are recognized in the workforce, workplace, and marketplace

The critical role of diversity and inclusion executives is rapidly becoming more important at large…

By Lisa Fraser

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entrepreneur

5 Crucial Ways to Gain Support and Recognition as an Entrepreneur

Personal positioning tips to benefit you and your enterprise

As a young entrepreneur, the way you position yourself matters. Personal positioning is crucial to…

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corporations

Meet the Teams Pushing for Diversity at the Nation’s Top Corporations

Making inclusion and diversity a priority

Want to know more about the teams pushing for diversity at the nation’s top corporations?…

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Modern Man

BE Modern Man: Meet ‘Mr. Head-of-the-Class’ Chris Sumlin

BE Modern Man honors 100 men making an impact in their career, community, and relationships

Name: Chris Sumlin
Age: 22
Profession: Student Author
One Word That Describes You: Ambitious
What does being one of…

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global buusiness

How to Expand The Reach Of Your Global Business

Here are five tips for growing a global business

Are you a small business owner who wants to expand your global reach? Here are…

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crowdfunding

New Crowdfunding Site Designed for Youth and Millennial Entrepreneurs

New crowdfunding platform for young entrepreneurs raises over $100,000 in first month

An ambitious new crowdfunding platform aims to do more than just host a fundraiser for…

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How To

Startups

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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