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Compassion

Compassion Is Your Most Effective Business Tool

Best leaders know that empathy forges the strong bonds that engage the hearts and minds of team members

Arriving in Haiti in early 2010 was a devastating experience. As our plane circled the…

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Minute Weave Raises Over $15,000 On Kickstarter

This black family business got 101 backers for their hair weaving system in 30 days using crowdfunding

Minute Weave is a quick-weave installation and styling system founded by a family of engineers,…

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rainbow fashion

Rainbow Fashion Week Is Going Green And Making Queer Style A Movement

Designer Jag Beckford is mixing fashion and social responsibility during her annual New York LGBT pre-Pride event

Rainbow Fashion Week “RFW” is returning to New York City for the third consecutive year,…

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Niece

How I Fired My Niece and Lived to Tell the Tale

Sometimes the two words “family” and “business” simply should not go together

Sometimes, the two words “family” and “business” simply should not go together.
My only sister, Dr.…

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inclusion

Are Diversity and Inclusion Good For Business?

Attitudes born out of our own individual upbringing and conditioning informs a company’s culture

Attitudes born out of our own individual upbringing and conditioning informs a company’s culture.

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client

How to Attract and Book Your Ideal Client

Everyone wants to know how to book the kind of client who not only inspires but also benefits and creates growth for their business

Everyone wants to know how to book the kind of client who not only inspires…

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Website Mistakes

6 Website Mistakes You’re (Probably) Making Right Now

Tips to help you avoid these design and function sins

An effective web presence is crucial for businesses of all sizes in today’s marketplace.
It’s imperative…

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TD Jakes

11 Principles to Succeed in Business and Life, from T.D. Jakes

Information and inspiration from entrepreneur, Bishop T.D. Jakes

Bishop T.D. Jakes hails from four generations of entrepreneurs. In fact, he asserts, “I was…

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executives

Get to Know the Diversity Executives Leading the Top Corporations

Ensuring diverse voices are recognized in the workforce, workplace, and marketplace

The critical role of diversity and inclusion executives is rapidly becoming more important at large…

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entrepreneur

5 Crucial Ways to Gain Support and Recognition as an Entrepreneur

Personal positioning tips to benefit you and your enterprise

As a young entrepreneur, the way you position yourself matters. Personal positioning is crucial to…

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corporations

Meet the Teams Pushing for Diversity at the Nation’s Top Corporations

Making inclusion and diversity a priority

Want to know more about the teams pushing for diversity at the nation’s top corporations?…

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Modern Man

BE Modern Man: Meet ‘Mr. Head-of-the-Class’ Chris Sumlin

BE Modern Man honors 100 men making an impact in their career, community, and relationships

Name: Chris Sumlin
Age: 22
Profession: Student Author
One Word That Describes You: Ambitious
What does being one of…

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global buusiness

How to Expand The Reach Of Your Global Business

Here are five tips for growing a global business

Are you a small business owner who wants to expand your global reach? Here are…

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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.

Nichol Bradford
The following was written by Nichol Bradford:
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…

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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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How To

hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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