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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…

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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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Apply For Free Grants Up To $100,000 From FedEx Small Business Competition

Grants helping for-profit businesses are rare. Need free money, here’s your chance

Grants helping for-profit businesses are rare so if you need free money here’s your chance…

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‘Project Entrepreneur’ Empowers Women-Owned Businesses in NYC

Women entrepreneurs attend 'Project Entrepreneur' business intensive weekend

Women entrepreneurs attend ‘Project Entrepreneur’ business intensive weekend.

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Waist Gang Winning: 5 Tips for Young Bosses to Turn Product into Profit

Nakeitha "PreMadonna" Felder shares her business journey

Nakeitha “PreMadonna” Felder, CEO of Waist Gang, has become a business and Web sensation, attracting…

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Week Of May 1 Big For Black Small Business Owners

Why you should care that National Small Business Week, Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit share same week

Why you should care that National Small Business Week, Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit share same…

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Businesswoman Tricia Lee Talks Bouncing Back From Failure

How one entrepreneur reclaimed success following a major entrepreneurial setback

New and seasoned entrepreneurs will disclose that building a business from the ground up isn’t…

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White House Salutes Prison Project and Other Champions of Change

10 champions of change honored for giving fair chance to those with criminal record

See why President Obama is honoring these 10 champions of change for offering a fair…

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Marijuana Shops Break Sales Record In April

Retail sales for recreational and medicinal marijuana use up more than 30% during cannabis holiday

It’s no surprise to cannabis retailers that April 20 is the biggest sales holiday in…

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Spelman Grad and Her Travel Agency Named SBA’s Minority Business of the Year

UNIGLOBE owner and Spelman College alum honored twice in one week

A Spelman grad is making her mark as one of the top UNIGLOBE Travel International…

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3 Common Mistakes Women Make To Get Ahead

But beyond gender inequality, don't let these pitfalls among women in the workplace hurt your career advancement

The push to get more women in senior management positions and to bring gender diversity…

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Walton Isaacson CEO Reveals What It Really Takes To Become A Marketing Success Story

Inside the brilliant mind of the CEO of the No. 1 black advertising agency

Get inside the brilliant marketing mind of the co-founder and CEO of the nation’s top…

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Financial Literacy Month: Avoid These Money Blunders If You Want To Stay In Business

Common obstacles which can impede your profitability

Forget about not being good at math in school growing up. Financial literacy goes beyond…

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5 Ways Start-Up Entrepreneurs Can Save Effectively and Proactively

Here are five ways start up entrepreneurs can save despite having irregular income during lean times

Here are five ways start-up entrepreneurs can save despite having irregular income during lean times.

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3 Reasons Women Should Consider Freelancing in Today’s Market

Freelancers and temps are expected to represent more than 40% of the workforce by 2020

Discover the three reasons women should consider freelancing.

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[Part 1] Emerging CEO Plans On Changing The Face of Financial Literacy

Helping people achieve financial security and peace of mind for themselves--and their families, part 1

Alita Gregg talks financial literary.

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Can EEOC New Document Stop Employers From Being Racists?

Fact sheet to help business owners better understand employment anti-discrimination laws

When you have billionaire businessmen like Republican Presidential Frontrunner Donald Trump making inflammatory remarks about…

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Rihanna Launches Her Own Beauty Line

The music superstar has inked a $10 million deal to launch Fenty Beauty by Rihanna to hit stores nationwide in 2017

Once again proving that she is a multimillion dollar brand and savvy businesswoman, Robyn Rihanna…

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Why Black Women Earn Less But Pay More For The Same Products As Men

Pink tax allows manufacturers to charge extra, putting black women at financial risk

The pink tax refers to the extra amount women are charged for certain products or…

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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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Dealing with a Recruiter: 5 Simple Do’s and Dont’s for Landing the Final Interview

Aisha M. Taylor, co-founder of TAYLORMade Professional Career Consulting, shares tips for job candidates going…

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