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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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Angel Rich

Meet The Game Changing Founder Of The Wealth Factory

The ed-tech entrepreneur is building games that teach financial literacy

Angel Rich, the co-founder and CEO of The Wealth Factory Inc., is an ed-tech entrepreneur…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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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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branding

8 Branding Mistakes You’re Probably Making

These seemingly harmless branding “don’ts” can cause major setbacks

Years of hard work on a brand can be wiped out in a single day,…

By Black Enterprise

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millennials

6 Important Things to Remember About Your Millennial Colleagues

To understand the rising millennial workforce, relate to them instead of underestimating them

As millennials now make up 53.5 million people in the American workforce, it’s time you…

By Black Enterprise

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funding

Startup Funding: What Are Your Options?

An expert on startup financing shares the options you have at your disposal for outside funding

Wondering how to attract funding and other sources of outside capital? Here are a few…

By Black Enterprise

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marketing

This Is An Unusually Successful Marketing Strategy

Collaboration could be the piece that is missing from your current marketing plan

Check out these few unusually successful marketing strategies that, when implemeted, may be what takes…

By Black Enterprise

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parenthood

Get These 2 Things Right and Have It All

You can have it all, if you learn how to prioritize and delegate

Check out this valuable insight detailing how you may be able to have it all…

By Black Enterprise

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Veganism

John Lewis Puts a Sexy Spin on Veganism

The fitness expert and entrepreneur, who is re-branding the face of veganism, spread health awareness at Circle of Sisters

John Lewis helped educate and expose black women to the benefits of veganism while selling…

By Selena Hill

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Minority

Minority Businesses Continue To Drive Economic Growth, Revitalize Nation’s Communities

Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week Kicks Off Oct. 23-26

Minority enterprises continue to drive growth and revitalize communities, as Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Franchise

I Want to Buy a Franchise, But I Have No Money

Here are two options you should consider if you're seeking to raise capital to purchase a franchise

Your bank account may not be overflowing, but you may be overlooking ways to get…

By Nancy E Williams

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Finish

5 Ways to Finish 2016 Stronger and Better Than Ever

Finish the year off with a bang

Don’t lose momentum! Learn 5 ways to keep the momentum going so that you can…

By Cameka Smith

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How To

windfalls

How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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