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Black Entrepreneurs

Thank You, Black Entrepreneurs

Dear Black Entrepreneurs: This world could never produce enough words to express how important your…

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Entrepreneur of the Week

[Entrepreneur of the Week] How Rica Elysée Launched Uber-Style Beauty Service for Women of Color

Rica ElysĂ©e created BeautyLynk, an on-location beauty booking platform delivering salon quality hair, make-up, and…

[Entrepreneurs of the Week] How Bold Beardsmen is Redefining the Grooming Experience For Men

Tony Aniagba and Neville Hall Jr., the founders of Bold Beardsmen, are not concerned about…

[Entrepreneur of the Week] Ade Samuel—Young Fashion Stylist to the Stars Launches Shoe Line

Young fashion stylist talks what it takes to launch your own shoe line.

Financing

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‘Shark Tank’ Celebrates $100 Million in Deals Done on the Show

In a special episode featuring millennial entrepreneurs, one will make the deal that takes the…

Here’s a Chance to Win $10,000 for Your Small Business

Is your business pitch on point? Need capital infusion? The 22nd annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs…

You Can Win $25,000 For Your Small Business

SCORE kicks off its fourth annual American Small Business Championship, a competition to celebrate small…

Franchises

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe: Winning Franchise Choice for Athletic Husband and Wife Team

When Tenisha Patterson Brown took on her first client, Everette Brown, little did she know that they would…

Tropical Smoothie Cafe: Winning Franchise Choice for Athletic Husband and Wife Team

When Tenisha Patterson Brown took on her first client, Everette Brown, little did she know…

What You Need To Know Before Buying a Franchise

When you’re deciding what franchise will be HOT for you, you really need to consider…

Getting Started

Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union Setup His & Hers Popup Shop For NBA All-Star Weekend

Dwyane Wade, of the Chicago Bulls and his wife, actress Gabrielle Union, are each debuting…

Microsoft Set to Kick off Major Event for Small Business Owners Across the Country

Small businesses account for 55% of employment in the U.S., according to the Small Business…

How to Test Your New Idea (and Still Keep Your Day Job)

Having the security of a day job while you develop, test and sell your product…

Home Based

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This Home Business Checklist May Change Everything

Here’s a checklist–not in any particulr order–of tasks you want to complete before you go…

Moms Mean Business: How To Become A Mompreneur

Are you a mom looking to start your own business? Here are a few tips…

5 High Paying, Flexible, Part-Time Jobs for Professionals

As more employers adopt flexible work options, interest and opportunities for high paying, part-time jobs…

Tools & Resources

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The Workspace You Need to Become More Productive and Creative

The better your workspace supports your team’s productivity, the greater success and engagement you’ll have…

Black Leadership Forum Sparks #BuyBlack Movement In Houston

Maggie Anderson (left), Courtney Johnson Rose (center) and Errol Allen (right)
Hundreds of African American…

Hennessy Touts Black Icons in Business and Arts

Fab Five” Freddy Braithwaite discusses Hennessy’s ascent to becoming a fixture of hip-hop culture in…

Your Business

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5 Ways to Build a Business Empire Like ‘Treehouse Master’ Pete Nelson

Although not every entrepreneur will have the luxury of starring in his or her own…

Work Smarter, Not Harder, to Scale Your Business

“Times have changed since the 1700s. Today, working smarter achieves a much better result than…

How to Get Customers Talking About Your Service

Businesses that can figure out how to motivate their teams to go above and beyond…

How To

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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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Here’s How to Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Living paycheck to paycheck can be a vicious cycle that seems so hard to break.…

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