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Tunisha Walker, Senior Vice President, Capalino & Company, James Andrews, CEO, SMASHD Ventures, Esosa Ighodaro, Co-founder & President, COSIGN

BE Study Guide Series: Spotting Trends and Opportunities in Tech [Video]

Influencer marketing is a game changer. “You find people who match the brand’s story and…

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Claire Sulmers, Journalist, Founder, Fashion Bomb Daily, Everette Taylor, VP of Marketing, Skurt, LaShonda Johnson, CEO & Co-Founder, The Houston Housewives Finance Official, HHOF, Inc.

BE Study Guide Series: How to Use Technology to Protect and Grow Your Business [Video]

If you are looking for advice on managing your small business, these tips will help you get your marketing, finance, and press efforts in order

How to Use Technology to Protect and Grow Your Business with Claire Sulmers, Journalist, Founder,…

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My Stay at YOTEL: The Hotel of the Future

Are you ready for a tech-enabled hotel space?

The room was super high-tech. The bed rose up and down at the push of…

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WOCinTech

3 Tech Scholarships to Apply for Now

There is no excuse to not take advantage of these opportunities

Here are three programs currently offering scholarships that will give you the coding or entrepreneurial…

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Using Technology to Maximize Productivity

These are some apps that I found helpful with pros and cons included

I must have downloaded about 10 scheduling apps but ultimately, I landed on Calendly.

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How to Date in the Digital Age

In an ever-changing technological world, It’s important that dating evolves as life evolves.

The way we met and courted each other five-ten years ago doesn’t exist anymore.

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vertification

Get Your Two-Step (Verification) On

If you haven't turned on this security feature, you are as good as hacked

Two-step/factor authentication is free, it improves security, and reduces data theft but most importantly it…

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

It all comes down to knowing your audience

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

By Selena Hill

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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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“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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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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