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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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meditate

Why Black Business People Should Meditate

Let’s face it, being black in corporate America requires a complex skill set to succeed.

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Let’s face it, being black in corporate…

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Yelp

Day In The Life: Meet Yelp Account Executive Myrna Datilus

This series is a part of the Jopwell/Black Enterprise partnership aimed at featuring talented millennials in exciting jobs

This article originally appeared on The Well, Jopwell’s editorial hub. 
Myrna L. Datilus
Account Executive, Yelp
New York, NY
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What are Some Ways I Can Bring Attention to My Brand, Without Social Media?

Conventional and unconventional ways to get your business noticed

Discover tips and learn how to bring attention to your brand without social media here.

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4 Strategies for Honing Your Business Leadership Skills

Push yourself to become a better leader by mastering the 4 C’s of business leadership.

Great leadership is undeniably hard to come by.

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Amoy Pitters

Amoy Pitters Is All About the Business

Pitters shares advice to other salon owners and stylists who wish to follow in her footsteps

 
Amoy Pitters Founder & Owner of Amoy Couture Hair (Image: Nico Llive)
Amoy Pitters, a…

By Tia Walker

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Day In The Life: Meet Greenhouse Engineer Lauren Vicknair

This series is a part of the Jopwell/Black Enterprise partnership aimed at featuring talented millennials in exciting jobs

This article originally appeared on The Well, Jopwell’s editorial hub. 
Lauren “LV” Vicknair
Quality Assurance Engineer, Greenhouse
New York,…

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Smashd Labs

Atom Factory CEO, Troy Carter, Seeks New Startups for Smashd Labs Accelerator

Smashd Labs is focusing on startups that can influence culture

Atom Factory CEO, Troy Carter, announced plans to host a second season of Smashd Labs…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Oprah

Oprah Winfrey to Launch New Line of Food Products

Oprah's Kitchen is expected to offer everything from beverages to bacon

Network owner and entertainment media mogul Oprah Winfrey is looking to expand her scope of…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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I Don’t Like the Spotlight. Can I Still Increase My Company’s Visibility Without Putting Myself Out There?

10 hacks for introverts who want to focus on running their biz without stepping out from behind the curtain

Can you increase your company’s visibility without putting yourself in the spotlight? Find out the…

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Al Rocker

Al Roker Taps Top Black Female Executive for Livestreaming Company

Jamilah Barnes Creekmur, former chief operator officer of AllHipHop.com, is taking her expertise to Roker Media

Find out why Al Roker is turning to the former COO of AllHipHop.com, Jamilah Barnes…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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supplier diversity

ConnXus Raises $5M to Fix the Supplier Diversity Glitch (Part 2)

"I think it's a perfect storm."

Find out what Rod Robinson and Daryl Hammet did to ensure that women, veterans, minorities…

By Safon Floyd

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Venture For America

Day In The Life: Meet Mandy Marcus Of Venture For America

This series is a part of the Jopwell/Black Enterprise partnership aimed at featuring talented millennials in exciting jobs

Mandy Marcus, Community Growth Associate at Venture for America details what a day in the…

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supplier diversity

Rod Robinson Solves Supplier Diversity Disconnect with ConnXus (Part 1)

It all boils down to access

Check out how Rod Robinson and Daryl Hammet created corporate supplier diversity solutions with ConnXus.…

By Safon Floyd

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Giphy

Day In The Life: Meet Giphy iOS Developer Stephen Sowole

This series is a part of the Jopwell/Black Enterprise partnership aimed at featuring talented millennials in exciting jobs

Ever wonder what being a Giphy iOS Developer would be like? Stephen Sowole shares what…

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mental health

Safeguard Your Startup Sanity and Success

Here’s a dose of advice for stress and whatever ails you as an entrepreneur

There are a number of issues that affect the mental state of entrepreneurs from depression…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Detroit

Black Founders Praise Chase’s $100 Million Investment in Detroit Businesses

Serial entrepreneur Haj Flemings is re-branding Detroit’s innovation economy

Detroit leaders and organizations are working with JPMorgan Chase to deploy the bank’s $100 million…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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social media

Day In The Life: Meet Social Media Coordinator Kristin Graves

This series is a part of the Jopwell/Black Enterprise partnership aimed at featuring talented millennials in exciting jobs

Kristin Graves, Social Media Coordinator at Black Enterprise, shares a day in the life.

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Detroit Startup

First-Ever Detroit Startup Week Helps Black Business Hopefuls

Ford chairman, investors, and startup advisors offer tips to thousands of local entrepreneurs

Ford chairman, investors, and startup advisors offer tips to thousands of local entrepreneurs.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Exhale

EXHALE: Release Your Plan to Expand Your Business

Create your blueprint for success

Use this tips to expand your business.

By Marquita Miller

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How To

Cultural bias

Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
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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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