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Online Courses May Be Your Best Bet to Learn Tech

But you still need college to develop soft skills

Going to a top-tier school might not help you gain in-demand tech skills. Instead, all…

By Robin White Goode

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3 Ways Your Company Can Use Tech To Hook Customers

The digital world of commerce is here to stay and entrepreneurs must fully embrace it

BE’s TechConneXt panel, “Business Tech: What’s Hot, Next and New,” discussed how the latest tech…

By Derek T. Dingle

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TechConneXt Recap: Seibel’s 7 Rules Every Tech Startup Must Follow to Succeed

Y Combinator partner gets real about what it takes to make it in Silicon Valley

World-class innovator Michael Seibel offered lessons on tech entrepreneurship and making it in Silicon Valley…

By Derek T. Dingle

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How Non-Techies Can Break Into the Tech World

Yes, you can fulfill your dream of conquering Silicon Valley, even if you aren't a techie

Startup Grind is a collective of entrepreneurs and advisors. Here are some great words of…

By Samara Lynn

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skills

Most In-Demand Tech Skills for 2016

Get to studying! Here are the most in-demand and highest paying technology skills and certification of 2016 from Dice.com and Robert Half Technology

The annual list of most in-demand technology skills and certifications typically translates into the highest…

By Samara Lynn

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#BE30DayChallenge

#BE30DayChallange Secure Your Digital Life: Week 4 – Put Your Defenses in Place

In this 30-day challenge, explore cutting-edge tech to secure your digital life and protect your identity

The #BE30DayChallenge to securing your digital life is, hopefully, motivation to take digital security seriously.
In…

By Samara Lynn

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first website

Know Where to Start: Advice for Launching Your First Website

Use these tips to build and launch a successful website

Whether it’s for personal use or for business, starting your first website can be quite…

By Black Enterprise

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#BE30DayChallenge

#BE30DayChallenge, Week 3: Shore Up Your Home Network

To better secure your digital life, challenge yourself to push your tech skills and lock down your home network

Our homes can have as many devices connected to the network as a small business…

By Samara Lynn

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#BE30DayChallenge

#BE30DayChallenge Week 2: Cleaning Up Email Accounts

Use Week 2 of the #BE30DayChallenge to securing your digital life to finally get a rein on that email inbox

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

By Samara Lynn

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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…

By Samara Lynn

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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…

By Samara Lynn

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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…

By Black Enterprise

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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…

By Black Enterprise

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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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How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

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‘I See You’: The Power and Beauty of Building Multiple Tribes of Professional Women

Women that make the time to find their tribes of professional sisters have a competitive…

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