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Showing Women of Color Ways to “Glow Up”

Get your glow on during this retreat

“We officially launched OMNoire with the goal to encompass all things wellness that includes yoga,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Content Marketing

How to Reach Your Target Audience with Content Marketing

The ABCs of content strategy for small businesses

Do you need help getting your audience’s attention online? Discover how to reach your target…

By Cameka Smith

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Atlanta-Based PR Firm Knows ‘PRecise-ly’ Where it’s Going

Striking out on your own can be scary but rewarding

“Competing against the big guys is one of the reasons that I have chosen to…

By Brian Armstead

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How a Mompreneur Started Instagram’s Hottest Dance Fitness Class [VIDEO]

Banana Skirt Productions shot to social fame with pop-star classes like Beyoncé's Formation

Banana Skirt’s StarPop fitness class offers a range of current and popular artists to get…

By Alisa Gumbs

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FlyTechnista Is Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead

A fly new platform for advancing women in the tech industry

TeLisa Ward, the founder of Flytechnista, talks to increasing the participation, visibility, and leadership of…

By Kandia Johnson

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Turning Your Blog Into A Business

Don't just blog for fun. Get paid for it.

Are you serious about blogging and want to turn your hobby blog into a business?…

By Selena Hill

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5 Reasons Why Your Pitch Fell Flat

This angel investor shares common mistakes she has heard entrepreneurs make in their elevator pitches

Entrepreneurs often fail to include essential info in their elevator pitch to investors. Here are…

By Selena Hill

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women business owers

This Is What Women Business Owners Plan to Do in 2017 [INFOGRPAHIC]

New survey from the National Association of Women Business Owners reveals what's on the mind of female CEOs

New survey from the National Association of Women Business Owners reveals what’s on the mind…

By Alisa Gumbs

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11 Denzel Washington Characters That Define Business Leadership

Here's why Denzel Washington's movies should be shown in business schools

Many of Washington’s characters displayed the same leadership characteristics that self-help guru Napoleon Hill describes…

By Preston Charles

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How to Get Certified As a Minority-Owned Business

Step-by-step best practices on declaring your business "minority-owned" from Nav, Inc.

Becoming certified as a minority-owned business allows you to access certain government and private-sector programs…

By Samara Lynn

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On the Road With ‘Shark Tank’ 2017: Meet the CEO of SpenDebt

Micro-payment debt solution company seeks to help you become debt-free

For the seventh stop of the nationwide Shark Tank Diversity Tour, the casting team for ABC’s…

By Brandon Andrews

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Tunisha Walker, Senior Vice President, Capalino & Company, James Andrews, CEO, SMASHD Ventures, Esosa Ighodaro, Co-founder & President, COSIGN

BE Study Guide Series: Spotting Trends and Opportunities in Tech [Video]

Here's why it's important for businesses of all sizes to grasp the latest tech trends

Influencer marketing is a game changer. “You find people who match the brand’s story and…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Claire Sulmers, Journalist, Founder, Fashion Bomb Daily, Everette Taylor, VP of Marketing, Skurt, LaShonda Johnson, CEO & Co-Founder, The Houston Housewives Finance Official, HHOF, Inc.

BE Study Guide Series: How to Use Technology to Protect and Grow Your Business [Video]

If you are looking for advice on managing your small business, these tips will help you get your marketing, finance, and press efforts in order

How to Use Technology to Protect and Grow Your Business with Claire Sulmers, Journalist, Founder,…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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New Business Idea? 3 Ways to Validate It Before Spending a Fortune

These tips can help you determine if you've struck gold ... or a rock

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If you can’t stop thinking about an idea, then it may be time…

By Kandia Johnson

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4 Ways to Build a Good Rapport With Current and Prospective Sales Clients

Learning how to build a solid rapport with your sales clients will ultimately help boost your profits

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When it comes to sales, effective communication is key, regardless of your position…

By Stephanie Chung

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Black Asset Management Firms Manage Only 1.1% of the Total $71.4 Trillion in Assets

Black-owned asset management firms are also struggling with diversity issues

Priority, accountability, and pro-activity must exist before the anemic levels of diversity in the asset…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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6 Things to Watch Out for When Building a Fast-Growing Company

You're growing as a company, burning bright...don't trip up

As an entrepreneur, it’s exciting when things take off for your company.

Watching things move fast…

By Samara Lynn

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Top 3 Social Media Small Business Mistakes

Your business Facebook is not the same as your personal Facebook

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Social media is a breeding ground for poor marketing because of its dynamic…

By Sherron Washington

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The New Resume: 7 Must-Haves for Every Media Kit

Whether you are launching a new business or seeking a new career, you need a solid need a media kit

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Media kits are a great way to highlight your successes in a professional…

By Cameka Smith

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This Detroit Entrepreneur Is Tapping into This $47 Billion Market

This serial entrepreneur just dived into the lucrative fuel industry

Moses says he also decided to start ACE Petroleum because the real estate
business is now…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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