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Diversification

Business Owners Beware the Danger of Diversification

Entrepreneurs must understand the potential risks associated with diversification

Business diversification is good or is it? Jerome D. Love uncovers the hidden dangers of…

By Jerome D. Love

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nonprofits

Why Donate to Nonprofits? It’s Just Good Business

Giving is better than getting — even in business.

There is nothing wrong with making donations as part of elevating your company’s brand, so…

By Selena Hill

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design-centered

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Have a Design-Centered Mindset

Creativity is essential no matter what industry your business is in

Design is intangible. People undervalue the skills involved in creativity, so they treat it as…

By Selena Hill

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personal brand

5 Tips for Strengthening Your Personal Brand

Take your brand to the next level

Creating a personal brand that others recognize and trust is essential. Here are five things…

By Black Enterprise

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Business Practices

12 Ways to Confirm That Your Current Business Practices Align With Your Original Mission

How can you make sure your current and future business practices continue to honor your original mission?

Business experts share tips on how can you make sure your current and future business…

By Selena Hill

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Business Trends

12 Ways to Best Gauge Whether a New Business Trend Is Worth It

How can you best gauge whether or not a business trend is worth putting into motion for your startup?

Business experts share tips on how you can best gauge whether or not a business…

By Selena Hill

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Derrick Morgan

Angel Investor Rodney Sampson and NFL Player Derrick Morgan Team Up to Help Minority Startups

Huddle Ventures’ Opportunity Ecosystem to Launch at SXSW

NFL Tennessee Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan seeks to tackle major issues facing minority and women…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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The Lip Bar Celebrates 5 Years of Challenging the Beauty Standard

Melissa Butler says she isn’t passionate about makeup.
Butler, who founded The Lip Bar in 2012, says…

By Danielle D. Hughes

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moneu

5 Ways to Talk to Your Mate About Money

Use these five tips from relationship coach Cassandra Henriquez to discuss shared finances with your partner

Relationship coach Cassandra Henriquez shares five ways to effectively communicate with your partner about shared…

By Shani Curry St.Vil

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personality

3 Ways to Use Your Personality in Your Online Brand

Be yourself and build your brand

No one has your same experience or your same qualities. Here are just a few…

By Black Enterprise

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Gatorade

Decoding the NBA and Gatorade Entitlement Partnership Deal

Did you know that, as a result of a new partnership with Gatorade, the NBA D-League will now be known as the G-League, starting in the 2017-2018 basketball season?

Recently, the pathway has been expanded for people of color, enabling them to showcase their…

By Nathaniel J.

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pricing

How To Choose The Right Pricing Model for Your Small Business

Choosing a pricing model for your goods or services doesn't have to be a headache

It can be challenging to know whether your products or services are priced too high,…

By Black Enterprise

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small business awards

Apply Now for the Black Enterprise Small Business Awards

B.E. is on the hunt for the best black-owned small businesses across industries, across the country

If you’re part of an outstanding company that’s destined for greatness or if you know…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5 Key Startup Steps to Reach Social Media Numbers Like Beyoncé

Rishabh Sharma shares his proven formula for building a loyal brand audience on social media, as used by top influencers today

With 10.6 million likes and counting on Instagram, Beyoncé knows how to connect with her…

By Nathaniel J.

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[Entrepreneur of the Week] Here’s How Ginjan Bros Won $25,000—You Can Too

FedEx Small Business Grant contest is now accepting entries

Here’s a chance to share your story about your small business and win a cash…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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team

Lessons in Delegating: How to Let Other People Manage Your Team

It's important to trust your team rather than trying to do everything yourself

Here’s how you can make sure you’re letting other people manage your team for you…

By Black Enterprise

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microlending

How Microlending Can Help You Start A Business

This is a smart way to get the funding you need for your startup

Read on to learn more about how microlenders can help you get that $10,000 or…

By Black Enterprise

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unique

How to Find Your Unique Strength As A Business Owner

You may be sitting on a goldmine of talent and not even know it!

By figuring out what your unique strengths are, you can organize your business in a…

By Black Enterprise

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millipreneurs

Millennipreneurs Generate Serious Cash—but Peers Are Mostly Dreamers, Not Doers

Millennials think about and like the idea of starting their own businesses, however most struggle to find ways to effectively become their own bosses

The reality is that millennials think about starting business more than they actual go about…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How to network your way to success

Coach Dee Marshall Shows How to Network Your Way to Success

Women of Power Summit coach shares her best networking tips

Are you an entrepreneur looking to gain new business? Or a professional striving to climb…

By Alisa Gumbs

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change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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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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