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12 Best Business Strategies for Sticking Out From the Competition

The best things you can do to differentiate your growing business in a crowded market

Check out these 12 best business strategies, provided by members of the Young Entrepreneurs Council,…

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bootcamp

Inventors And Entrepreneurs Can Compete To Pitch Their Products On QVC

QVC joins the founders of Make48 and other successful startups for the ultimate series of inventor competitions

Companies like QVC and famous startups from Shark Tank, like Squatty Potty, Scrub Daddy and…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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360 incubator

7 Producers Compete For $150,000 To Develop TV, Web Series Pilots

NBPC’s 360 funding initiative pipelines stories about the black experience

It’s year two of the National Black Programming Consortium 360 Incubator and Fund. Seven more…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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new hire

11 Tips for Conducting a Successful New Hire Trial Period

Here is how you can maximize potential

Check out these 11 tips provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council that will ensure that…

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digital marketing

4 Lesser-Known Tips for Improving Your Digital Marketing Efforts

These four tips can help you work with a digital marketing agency

Check out these 4 lesser-lnown tips for you to use to make sure your digital…

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business

5 Ways to See the ‘Bigger Picture’ as an Entrepreneur

You may be juggling priorities at work and at home, but you can’t afford to give up on time for reflection

Find out how this leader learned to combat letting “must do” tasks overwhelm the “want…

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bullying

Hey You, Stop Bullying Yourself!

Create a new, empowering story that is aligned to your goals and visions

Check out business success coach and founder and CEO of Captain’s Chair Coaching, Jason Dukes,…

By Jason Dukes

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Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry Holding Casting Auditions and Hiring Talent to Work at His Studio

Powerhouse producer is now hiring people that are looking to break into the entertainment business

Filmmaker Tyler Perry is expanding his operation at Tyler Perry Studios and is now hiring…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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david de la cruz

Interview With New York Fashion Week Designer David De La Cruz

One of the foremost stylists talks Aailyah, fashion, and designers of color

Designer David De La Cruz and his models will hit the runway at New York…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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low cost franchises

8 Budget Friendly Franchise Businesses

Here are some of the best franchise concepts offering low costs, with high returns

For those seeking to be their own boss, franchises offer the potential for financial independence…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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flexible work

5 High Paying, Flexible, Part-Time Jobs for Professionals

FlexJobs identifies the top high paying, flexible, professional level jobs across multiple industries

As more employers adopt flexible work options, interest and opportunities for high paying, part-time jobs…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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sole

Soul to Sole, Stepping Into Destiny Part II

Creating a walking testimony of faith, dedication, and drive

Soul to Sole
During our interview, one thing that really stood out to me was hearing Tiannia describe…

By Candace Boggan

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BeyHive

How to Build a Tribe as Fiercely Loyal as Beyonce’s BeyHive

Make it a point to connect, empower, and nurture the relationships with your customers

A loyal customer is the holy grail for a business owner. That’s because these raving…

By Sonia Thompson

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grants

7 Top Grants Or Free Money For Black Women Entrepreneurs

To help ease the top barrier to entry for many small businesses, which is access to capital, here are some of the top grants available

Women entrepreneurs continue to get shortchanged when it comes to getting bank loans, venture capital…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Job

Can’t Find a Job? Buy One!

To take control of your professional destiny, consider investing in one of these five franchises

On a daily basis, I consult with people that are at a crossroads regarding their…

By Nancy E Williams

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july 4th

5 Books Every Millennial Entrepreneur Must Read

Because entrepreneurial success requires a degree of self-education

Make no mistake about the best entrepreneurs read. Entrepreneurial success requires that you continuously invest…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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student debt

Student Debt Is Keeping Millennials From Pursuing Their Entrepreneurial Passions

More than half of young entrepreneurs are women and a quarter are people of color

A majority (51 percent) of the 80 million millennials in the U.S. currently own or…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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social media mishaps

How to Avoid Social Media Mishaps in the Workplace

If employees’ inappropriate posts can be traced back to your company, they immediately become your problem, too.

It’s early on a Monday morning, but your office is already buzzing. At first, this…

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key employee

Creating a Smooth Transition After a Key Employee Moves On

Pre-empt the need to document jobs only on departure

Kim had been with LogicPrep from the very beginning—when there were just four of us working…

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failed business engagement

How Our Company Bounced Back From a Failed Client Engagement

Getting caught up in the excitement of a client relationship can allow a situation to grow beyond your comfort zone

In the summer of 2014, my company was doing great work with a large client engagement.…

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windfalls

How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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