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Hidden Figures

Black Radio Rallies Around Movie ‘Hidden Figures’

This call to action for Greek-letter organizations to fill theaters while also empowering black youth to pursue STEM careers

Black Radio Solidarity has launched a campaign to fill theaters for the movie HIDDEN FIGURES,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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passion

Self-Taught Chef Turns Passion into Profit with A Unique Twist

Omar Walters talks monetizing passion for success

When it comes to monetizing your passion there are many paths to success. For Omar…

By Kandia Johnson

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team

Don’t Try to Do It All on Your Own: Building a Team

Learn your strengths and weaknesses and fill your team with people who bring a different skill set to the table

Building a core team during the startup phase of your business is challenging. Here are…

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Cannabis

The Future of Cannabis: 9 Experts Share their 2017 Predictions

With 8 new states legalizing cannabis, to an anti-cannabis cabinet appointment, where is cannabis going and how can we prepare?

The time to get into the cannabis industry is NOW. Take a look at what…

By Sirita Wright

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Business Owner

Transitioning From Employee to Business Owner

There are several fears that you must face when making this shift

There is a shift in mindset that takes place when you go from employee to…

By Nancy E Williams

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Facebook ads

This Is One Of the Most Popular Marketing Tools For Small Business Owners

Digital video increasingly important part of overall strategy

GetResponse, an online marketing platform with more than 350,000 customers in 182 countries, just wrapped…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Hobby

Translating Your Hobby Into a Business Breakthrough

Here’s how a hobby can help you get a fresh perspective on business challenges

Here are some strategies that could help you break through anywhere you may be lacking…

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CMO

Become a More Successful CMO by Adopting These 7 Traits

The chief marketing officer position is one that is ever-evolving

If you’re in the market for a new CMO — or want your current marketing…

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travel

These 2 Top List Are the Most Recommended Travel Brands

New study reveals nationwide holiday travel habits

When it comes to best bets and holiday travel habits, Marriott Hotels and Southwest Airlines…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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crowdfunding

#BE30DayChallenge Week 4: Manage And Cultivate Your Audience

You need to stay on top of your campaign regularly once it launches

Crowdfunding is a viable alternative to the traditional route used to raise capital to start…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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NFL players

NFL Players Tackle Opportunities in Franchising

The Redskins’ Ricky Jean Francois is eying various ventures within the food industry

Scores of athletes have found success in the franchise industry from tennis star Venus Williams…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Pregnancy

What Pregnancy Teaches Us About the Complicated Life of a Startup Founder

No matter what journey you’re on, it’s important to have the support of like-minded individuals.

Having a baby is a big deal. Having a baby while running a startup is…

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cannabis

3 Cannabis Networking Groups for People of Color

Take your cannabis career higher in 2017 by networking with the right people

Everyone wants to get into the cannabis industry and many don’t know where to start.…

By Sirita Wright

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advertising

3 Digital Best Practices You May Not Know

Optimize your digital advertising efforts by incorporating these simple tactics into your marketing strategy

Check out these three quick, helpful tips that businesses can use to improve their digital…

By Stephen L. Ball

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Archer Pine

#BuyBlack: Why Archer & Pine Is Making A Difference This Holiday

Though started in 1921, Archer & Pine is adapting to the demands of the times with its formidable e-commerce strategy

Archer Pine takes an ode to Black Wall Street in celebration of its host Black-Owned…

By Regan Farley

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NFL

NFL Players Association Just Launched This Major Fund for Startups

The NFL Players Association launched the OneTeam Collective to provide access to capital and licensing rights to startups

The NFL Players Association launches the first athlete-driven business accelerator and venture fund. The One…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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best employees

7 Reasons Why Your Best Employees Are Leaving

Here's where the mirrors come in

Find out the 7 real reasons why your best employees insist on leaving your company…

By Safon Floyd

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Track Record

Obama’s Track Record for Helping Young Women of Color

New report on the Obama Administration's effort to advance equity for black and Latina women and girls

The White House has released a new report the Obama Administration’s progress to advance equity…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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hiring

Hiring Your First Employees? 5 Things to Keep In Mind

It’s easy to make hiring mistakes in your first year, but there’s a way to navigate through them.

Do you know what defines a good hire? Here are five hiring lessons you’ll be…

By Black Enterprise

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Millennial

3 Powerful Ways to Nurture Your Millennial Employees

Help your millennial team members succeed by supporting their professional development

A millennial entrepreneur and business owner shares tips on how to nurture the professional development…

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How To

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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podcast

How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

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