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gift guide

#BuyBlack: 2016 Holiday Gift Guide for the Fly Professional

Keeping it trendy by keeping it in the community.

Check out this epic gift guide featuring some of the coolest products for the young,…

By Safon Floyd

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Barbara Lee

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Is ‘Deeply Troubled’ by Trump’s Secretary of State Pick

Democrats, environmentalists, and even some Republicans are concerned about Trump's nomination of Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State

CA Rep. Barbara Lee has joined the outcry of concern over President-elect Donald Trump’s decision…

By Selena Hill

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loan fund

This New Fund Was Created To Help Black Entrepreneurs

Morgan Stanley joins the National Urban League and others to provide capital

A small business lending program has been launched to help African American and minority businesses…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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flex workers

Flex Workers: Hundreds of Companies Want You

Find out about flexible job opportunities across industries and in a variety of categories

The quality and accessibility of flexible work opportunities has increased in recent years, with 80…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Ubuntu

#WednesdayWisdom: Embrace the Power of Ubuntu, Not Envy

Don’t let jealousy and endless competition ruin your small business success

As a startup or someone struggling with your small business, you may experience envy, where…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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barbara corcoran

4 Important Lessons About Failure From ‘Shark Tank’s’ Barbara Corcoran

Embracing fear and failure is a key component of becoming an entrepreneur; you need to take a leap of faith

Barbara Corcoran, a successful businesswoman and TV personality, explains the key components of entrepreneurial success:…

By Black Enterprise

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planning

4 Tips for Planning Ahead as You Scale Up Your Business

A lack of planning can stunt the growth of your business, so use these tips to get ahead sooner rather than later.

Don’t let bad planning end your company’s growth prematurely. Use these four tips to stay…

By Black Enterprise

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Million Dollar

Building a Million Dollar Online Business From Scratch

All businesses run into challenges. But if you love what you do, you’ll be able to overcome those obstacles.

If I knew what it took to build a million-dollar online business when I first…

By Black Enterprise

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legal

When Does Your Startup Need a Legal Department?

These are the indicators that outsourcing your legal matters isn’t cutting it anymore.

These five specific indicators will help you determine if establishing a legal department would be…

By Black Enterprise

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Seattle

5 Reasons Seattle Should Be the Home of Your Next Startup

From great talent to a community of investors, there’s nothing this startup hub can’t offer

Seattle is the hub for Pacific Northwest entrepreneurial innovation. Entrepreneurs are flocking to Seattle to…

By Black Enterprise

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Maggie Anderson

New #BuyBlack Push To Create 1M Jobs

Maggie Anderson, who lived exclusively off black businesses for one year, announced a new consumer conscious venture

Maggie Anderson, who famously lived off only black businesses for one year, announced a new…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Obamcare

Small Business Owners Feel Positive About A Trump Administration

Survey shows small business owners are upbeat after Donald Trump's presidential win

A new survey shows that though small business owners feel ignored by political decision-makers, they…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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pitch video

#BE30DayChallenge Week 2: Creating A Great Pitch Video

Telling a great story is key to getting financial backers

Week one of the #BE30DayChallenge: Launching A Successful Crowdfunding Campaign, talked about cultivating donors. Now…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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team

Multitasking Entrepreneurs, Who’s On Your Team?

Teamwork makes the dream work

If you don’t surround yourself with people who want to see you succeed, success will…

By Lisa Ascolese

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Invention

Protecting Your Invention

Protect yourself with knowledge and non-disclosure agreement (NDA), before sharing your original idea with invention companies

Innocent inventors seeking honest guidance often get ripped off. Don’t be a victim. Read more…

By Lisa Ascolese

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Linda McMahon

Trump’s Head of SBA Pick Impacts Minority And Women Entrepreneurs

Advocates call on wrestling magnate Linda McMahon to ensure contracts and loans go to women and minority businesses

Small business advocates are weighing in on President-elect Donald Trump as he nominates professional-wrestling executive…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Carvinal

Carnival CEO Arnold Donald Talks Business Prospects In Cruising And Travel Industry

Opportunities abound for professionals and entrepreneurs in the travel industry

Arnold Donald, President and CEO of Carnival Corporation and plc celebrated the growth of the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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ugly sweater

Startup Launches Ugly Sweater Line to Empower Black Entrepreneurs

Proceeds from Black upStart's humorous line of ugly Christmas sweaters will fund the launch of a school for black entrepreneurs

Black upStart is using funding raised through their Christmas ugly sweater line to build a…

By Jared Brown

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Dawna Kelly

Dawna Kelly Is Making Magic With Her Abrakadoodle Franchise

Here's how these franchise owners are using their business to enhance and improve the Detroit school systems by making children's art education accessible to the community

Children’s art education franchises not only give back to the community but can be quite…

By Nancy E Williams

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Home-Based Business Opportunities for People With A Passion for Travel

Learn more about franchising opportunities with CruiseOne and Dream Vacations

People with a passion for travel got a chance to learn more about franchising…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How To

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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paycheck

Here’s How to Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Living paycheck to paycheck can be a vicious cycle that seems so hard to break.…

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