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Small Business

Everyone needs a network of people they can count on, in both in their personal lives, and in business. For entrepreneurs especially, these support networks can make the difference between feeling like you’re out there on your own, to being deeply connected to other entrepreneurs and having a team of friends, advisers or partners to turn to when you’re not sure which direction to go.

Here are seven tips for building the ultimate network to support your entrepreneurial goals.---Tina Wells

5 Important Questions You Should Ask Investors

Startups and small business owners should evaluate potential angel investors just as they are to…

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Financing

Everyone needs a network of people they can count on, in both in their personal lives, and in business. For entrepreneurs especially, these support networks can make the difference between feeling like you’re out there on your own, to being deeply connected to other entrepreneurs and having a team of friends, advisers or partners to turn to when you’re not sure which direction to go.

Here are seven tips for building the ultimate network to support your entrepreneurial goals.---Tina Wells

5 Important Questions You Should Ask Investors

Startups and small business owners should evaluate potential angel investors just as they are to…

5 Steps to Long-Term Business Success

Shark Tank’s Rodney S. Sampson, an alumnus of the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference, talks strategy…

Web Series Producers: Up to $150,000 Available via New Funding Innitiative

The National Black Programming Consortium has launched a new funding initiative designed to identify innovative…

Franchises

Franchising

4 Tips for Purchasing a Franchise Business

Use this strategy when considering a franchise.

Gym Membership Boom: Athlete Zelly Wesson Capitalizes with Franchising

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Health and fitness clubs have grown over the past five years to become…

Franchise Profile: Sean and Shannon Verdun Become A Small Business Success Story

Colbert-Ball is one of just a handful of black-owned successful franchise concepts. A entrepreneurial couple…

Getting Started

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Contest Open To Solo Entrepreneurs Who Give Back Their Communities

Sole proprietors who make it a priority to help their community are eligible to participate…

From Frustration into Profit: Former Dancer Talks Journey to Launch Eco-Friendly Undergarments

Erin Carpenter, CEO of Nude Barre, a specialty line of eco friendly undergarments, talks turning…

6 Reasons Working For Free Can Get You Paid

Working for free can be a gamble, but keeping these six things in mind will…

Home Based

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Timeshare Nightmare: Waking Up & Walking Out Can Be Just A Pipe Dream

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Blackenterprise.com spoke with real estate contract attorney Patrick Kennedy with Finn Law Group in…

YouTube Star Spotlight: How MahoganyCurls Tutorials Are Blowing Up Natural Hair

How Jessica Lewis, a stay-at-home mom utilized Internet marketing and social media to launch a…

White House: 9 Critical Facts About American Families And Work

Fact 6: Caregiving doesn’t end when the children are grown: Eldercare is a
growing responsibility of…

Tools & Resources

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How to Run Your Home More Like a CEO

All successful CEOs have one thing in common: They’re able to maintain a big-picture perspective.…

Free Weekly Webinars Available For Serial Producers and Filmmakers

Filmmakers, content developers, and producers looking to up their game online can take advantage of…

High Tech Haircare: Myavana Launches Personalized Picks For Women of Color

Myavana, created by the co-founders of Techturized Inc., has launched a new hair analysis service…

Your Business

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6 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring a Freelancer

Don’t find yourself as a client suddenly “fired” by your freelancer. Sometimes, the customer isn’t…

Broadcast Boss Moves: Sheila Eldridge’s Journey in Dominating the Industry

Broadcast industry leader and radio station owner Sheila Eldridge talks success strategy.

Last Man Standing: Entrepreneur Buys Building Where He Was Fired

Sequin City’s triumphant return is an African-American success story of an entrepreneur who triumphed over…

Women of Power

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Pam Grier to be Honored at Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit

Pam Grier to be honored with the Legacy Award at Black Enterprise’s 2015 Women of…

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Women of Power TV Show Set to Premiere October 25

Black Enterprise’s nationally syndicated Women’s Power show debuts October 25 on TV One.

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