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#BE30DayChallenge

#BE30DayChallenge Week 2: Cleaning Up Email Accounts

Email is the one mode of communication that just won’t seem to go away. Despite…

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#BE30DayChallenge

#BE30DayChallenge: Secure Your Digital Life

In this 30-day challenge, take some time to take a few steps to secure your digital life

So much of our life is spent online, yet so many of us are not…

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SEO

5 SEO Tips from an Expert

Nicole McCullum is a website and SEO expert offering valuable tips to widen your digital content's visibility

An acronym for “search engine optimization,” SEO comprises the tweaks, tricks, and adjustments one has…

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#BE30DayChallenge

#BE30DayChallenge: Week 1, Lock Down Your Social Media

Use this week to be proactive in making small, yet significant changes to protect your social media accounts

It’s becoming all too familiar: That frantic post from a Facebook friend that reads something…

By Samara Lynn

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coffee

Power Launch Your Tech Startup with the Coffee Strategy

A new book says coffeehouses and coffee are key to business success. Here's how to apply the advice to your startup

A veteran tech professional and business architect shares what he deems, “The Coffee Strategy” secret…

By Samara Lynn

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app developer

3 Things to Look for in an App Developer

Three things to consider while searching for a proficient app developer

It doesn’t matter whether you built your first computer when you were six, or you…

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app

How I Created an App Under $200 (and Earned Six Figures in Return)

Building an app with the potential to make bank

Almost everyone has an idea for an app, but most people never act on their…

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Online

Maximize Your Online Audience by Knowing Their Habits

Generate online content for your business? You better know the age of your target audience and their online content consumption habits

Content strategy company Contently offers insight useful for entrepreneurs and anyone generating online content: Different generations…

By Samara Lynn

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email

5 Ways to Not Get Your Email Hacked

Save yourself some of Mrs. Clinton's headaches. Here are fives ways you can avoid becoming the victim of an email hack.

Save yourself some of Mrs. Clinton’s headaches. Here are fives ways you can avoid becoming…

By Samara Lynn

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job fair

New York City to Hold Technology Job Fair

New York tech professionals: The City of New York is hosting an upcoming job fair to fill hundreds of position across multiple city agencies

New York tech professionals: The City of New York is hosting an upcoming job fair…

By Samara Lynn

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anonymous

How to Be Anonymous Online

Want to hide your identity online? Don't want anyone to know what you access or download? Here are a few ways you can remain anonymous online

Want to hide your identity online? Don’t want anyone to know what you access or…

By Samara Lynn

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malware

Malware Drops to New Lows, but Florida is the Most Infected

We're getting savvier combating malware and with cybersecurity, but don't get too complacent, security company warns

A new report reveals computer virus and malware infections dropped 47.3% in the first half…

By Samara Lynn

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police brutality

Silicon Valley Saviors: Tech to End Police Brutality and More Bloodshed

Alton Sterling, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice... the roster of African Americans killed by police just keeps growing. Gun violence is 24/7. It will take technology to alleviate some of this suffering.

Alton Sterling, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice… the roster of African Americans killed by police just…

By Samara Lynn

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Technology Team

4 Ways to Support Your Technology Team as You Scale

How to fulfill the needs of all members of your tech team

Offering choice is also great for your organization.

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tardisk

How to Easily Double Your MacBook’s Storage

TarDisk solves the tricky problem of upgrading MacBook storage in a unique way

Additionally, there are no tools required to install TarDisk nor need to open up…

By Samara Lynn

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co-working space

How to Choose the Best Co-working Space for Your Tech Startup

If you are thinking of using a co-working space for your startup, you want to be sure to ask these questions

Your startup is your baby, and you want to nurture that baby in a safe,…

By Samara Lynn

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Entrepreneurs

Best Co-Working Spaces in New England for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series

Great co-working spaces for business owners of color.

By Samara Lynn

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Northeastern

Best Co-Working Spaces in Northeastern States for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

New York:
Nowhere Studio
Brooklyn, New York
Pricing: Starts at $180/month.
Amenities and other info: Wi-Fi, lots of…

By Samara Lynn

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midwest

Best Co-Working Spaces in the Midwest for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

 Illinois:
 The Shift
Chicago, Illinois
Pricing: Starts at $145/month.
Amenities and other info: Wi-Fi, individual desks, group work tables,…

By Samara Lynn

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south

Best Co-Working Spaces in the South for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

Florida:
Catalyst
Orlando, Florida
Pricing: Starts at $99/month to $425 month for a dedicated office.
Amenities and other info:…

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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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