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Why Tech Companies Fail at Marketing (And How They Can Avoid It)

Each channel might include a few generic marketing campaigns or just a laundry list of…

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manage

How To Find The Best Apps To Help You Manage Your Money

Your phone can help you get your finances in order

In the palm of our hands, we can have a device that texts friends and…

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Trump ban

Trump Ban Fallout: The Rise in Deportation Scams

If parents being separated from children isn't sad enough, undocumented immigrants are also being preyed upon by scammers

In the aftermath of being scammed, undocumented immigrants often have little or no recourse to…

By Samara Lynn

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STEM

5 Programs to Make Your Girl STEM-Strong

Check out these five programs that expose young girls to STEM education

Future success requires well-balanced literacy in STEAM (science, technology, education, arts, and mathematics). Girls are…

By Samara Lynn

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Facebook Live

Here’s Why Your Facebook Live Video Sucks

What to do to improve the quality of your Facebook Live video content

Despite many using high-quality smartphones like the iPhone or cameras like the Mevo, to shoot…

By Samara Lynn

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Christine Souffrant Ntim

Startup Grind: The One Talk Worth the $750 Ticket Price

Learn 100 Random Hacks to Scale a Startup in 6 Months

After enjoying several talks throughout the day at the Startup Grind Global Conference including the…

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Growth Hacking

Improve Engagement on Your Instagram Page With Growth Hacking

How to hack your way to lead generation

Growth hacking is a process of rapid experimentation across marketing channels to identify the most…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Intrepid

Sign Up Your Girl for Summer STEM Fun at NYC Intrepid

Girls can get a jump on summer fun and STEM skills in an exciting NYC program for 8th and 9th-grade students

The Intrepid Sea, Air, & Space Museum Complex in New York City is now accepting…

By Samara Lynn

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Hustlers

Hustlers Make the Best Entrepreneurs

Marlon Nichols, founder and general partner of Cross Culture Ventures, wants to know, "do you have hustle?"

Marlon Nichols, General Manager of Cross Culture Ventures, shares the character traits he looks for…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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deregulation

What’s the Future of Regtech in an Era of Deregulation?

Deregulation doesn't spell doom and gloom for the sector

Find out exclusive insight for tech startups detailing what’s the future of regtech when…

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malware

If You Get This Threatening Message on Your Phone, Do This

Malware that threatens to lock your phone, steal your data, and essentially hold it for ransom

This type of malware can cost you money. What you need to know to protect…

By Samara Lynn

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Flash Drive

5 Dope Things to Do With a Flash Drive

The many uses of a good flash drive

Don’t get rid of those flash drives lying around. There are a number of ways…

By Samara Lynn

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TV

I Switched to Internet-Only TV; Here’s What It’s Like

Read this and consider the pros and cons of live-streaming television from the web, before cancelling your cable TV subscription

I’ve had Internet TV for 3 months now, and while I was exuberant over “cutting…

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Venture Capital

Is Your Company Ripe for Venture Capital?

It’s best that you know if your company qualifies, so you aren’t wasting time

Many people start businesses that are not ripe for Venture Capital investment. Before you get…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Venture Capitalist

How to Successfully Pitch a Venture Capitalist in One Minute

Venture capitalist Monique Woodard shares tips on how to pitch a VC

The number one thing that you should know when pitching a VC is that you…

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India

#TechieTips: 4 Things to Consider When Working With Remote Developers in India

Four things to remember when opting to use an international remote development team

India is one of the top countries where startups and other businesses look for talent…

By Nathaniel J.

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BE The Code - Monique Woodard/Sequoia Blodgett

A Podcast That Provides Tech Industry Advice? Where?!

Black Enterprise uncovers tech gems with 500 Startups Venture Partner Monique Woodard, only on 'BE the Code'

Curious about how to pitch to a venture capitalist or what it means to raise…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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The Best of the Best: Where To Go For MLK

Ways to learn about and celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. this MLK day

A roundup of great online resources about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in honor of…

By Samara Lynn

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tech savvy

5 Ways You Can Instantly Become More Tech Savvy

For the tech-inclined world today, it’s important that all leaders build their IT skills even if they’re not an engineer

Want to become more tech savvy? With so many amazing resources available online and the…

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Tech Skills

5 Tech Skills to Learn in 2017 to Make That Paper

These tech skills are almost guaranteed job security

The New Year is a great time to learn new tech skills. These technologies are…

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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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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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