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5 Ways Leaders Can Truly Support Their People

This advice can be easily implemented into your company’s strategy to help you form an…

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office communication

Mastering the “Four Ps” of Office Communication

Don’t just wait for the next company meeting to keep your team informed

Good office communication flow boils down to what I call, the “four Ps” — portions,…

By Selena Hill

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grow

4 Ways to Grow Your Profits in 2017

Plan for business success with these tips

So as you prepare for the New Year, here are four things to do to…

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stressed

5 Pick Me Ups for the Stressed Out Business Owner

The best way for an entrepreneur to relax

Such is the life of a business owner: It’s one heck of an emotional ride…

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relic

Don’t Be a Relic: How to Maintain a Relevant Business

Adapt or fail

With emerging businesses developing each day, it’s imperative for entrepreneurs to maintain relevancy within their…

By Cameka Smith

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Co-Founder

6 Qualities to Look for in a Strong Co-Founder

Build a successful partnership by finding a co-founder who motivates you and who you motivate in return

There are certain qualities that co-founders need in order to make them right for the…

By Selena Hill

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stress

Suffering in Silence: The Entrepreneur’s Dilemma of Dealing with Stress

Entrepreneurship can be very an extremely stressful journey. Do these 5 things to manage the stress of running a business

Here’s how to manage the financial, emotional, and physical strains that can arise in your…

By Cameka Smith

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perfection

The Price of Perfection: The Cost of Being a BOSS

Perfection is often fear in disguise, and it keeps our brilliant talents from showing. But when you're a BOSS, you don’t need approval

Why do we, as women, work so hard at perfection? Are we afraid of failure!…

By Cameka Smith

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marriage

5 Marital Lessons That Apply to Every Startup

Take your startup out of the honeymoon period and into sustainable growth by following these pillars of successful marriages

The pillars of a successful marriage can pave the road to taking a startup from…

By Selena Hill

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bestselling book

How to Leverage a Bestselling Book in a Saturated Market

Three reasons why it's not only important for your book to achieve "bestseller" status as an author, but how this merit boost your business

Learn three reasons why publishing a book should be a part of your strategic plan…

By Cameka Smith

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business tips

5 Business Tips to Overcome Deadbeat Customers

Watch out for these red flags

Signs of a potential deadbeat customer include a demanding, vague, and uncompromisable demeanor. To avoid…

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women business owners

Global #BlackGirlMagic: 5 International Female Biz Stars to Watch

Here's how five women of color from across the globe are creating entrepreneurial #BlackGirlMagic

It’s Women’s History Month, and as such, it is a great time to be a…

By Janell Hazelwood

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#GirlBoss

4 Marketing Lessons I’ve Learned From Binging All Things ‘#Girlboss’

Marketing advice inspired by Sophia Amoruso, the creator of Nasty Gal, an e-commerce clothing retailer, and author of New York Times bestseller '#Girlboss'

Here are some of the key marketing lessons I’ve learned in the last couple of…

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social media

Surprising Number of Small Biz Owners Still Don’t Use Social Media

And for the entrepreneurs who do, Facebook is king

In today’s age of selfie saturation and Facebook Live branding, there is still a significant…

By Janell Hazelwood

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dying brand

How to Bring a Dying Brand Back to Life

Shrinking customer base? It’s not too late to give your brand the jumpstart that it needs

Following these strategies can help you to not only revive your company brand, but also…

By Selena Hill

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financial habits

Successful Business Owners Do These 5 Things

Adopt these financial habits of successful entrepreneurs

I’ve learned a lot from the successful business owners I have the pleasure of speaking…

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pricing

How to Fix These Big Things Businesses Keep Getting Wrong

Inconsistent and improper pricing can be fatal for your business

Business owners tend to make mistakes in pricing. To be the change you want to…

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Boy Scout

Boy Scout Lessons That Any Entrepreneur Can Learn From

How the six requirements Boy Scouts use to earn their Entrepreneurship merit badges can translate into adulthood

Through the Boy Scouts, I learned leadership, personal finance, and other skills that have come…

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interview

5 Perceptive Questions to Ask Your Potential Hire During the Interview

Find the best candidate for the job by adding a human element to your process through these questions

You can’t just go out there and hire anyone. This person has to be the…

By Selena Hill

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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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How To

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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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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