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Africa Tech Now

CES 2017 Tech Convention Will Include ‘Africa Tech Now’ Showcase

CES will include a showcase of the best in African tech startups at its Las Vegas consumer technology show next year

One of the largest annual tech events in the world will feature for the first…

By Samara Lynn

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This PR Expert Shares Tips on How To Enter The African Market

International PR expert shares her tips on doing business globally

At the start of the year, Black Enterprise went global. We traveled to Lagos, Nigeria,…

By Sirita Wright

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Networking to Global Success: 3 Savvy Tips for Young Professionals

Eunice Omole, TV host and strategist at EbonyLife TV, shares the secrets

Eunice Omole, EbonyLife TV’s chief strategist and host of Hello Africa, shares how she networked…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Zuckerberg Trashes Trump, Plots Facebook World Domination

Mark Zuckerberg reveals Facebook's 10-year roadmap, and it will re-vamp social media

“I hear fearful voices calling for building walls and distancing people they label as ‘others’…”…

By Samara Lynn

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What One Executive is Doing to Help #BringBackOurGirls Two Years Later

Act4Accountability co-founder opens up about continuing the conversation around Nigeria's missing school girls

See what Act4Accountability co-founder Omolola Adele-Oso says she’s doing to help #BringBackOurGirls

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Think Global, Act Local [Part 2]: How One Washington D.C Organization Makes Positive Impact

WANDA founder Tambra Raye talks ways to make a difference internationally

A Washington D.C. organization, Think Global Act Local, talks ways to make a global impact.

By Kandia Johnson

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How Not to Help Poor, Black Children – Part 1

Cultural relevance in education reform is key

After an education trip to Cameroon, an African American teacher learns to her dismay that…

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4 Cool International Women’s Organizations Changing the World in a Big Way

These groups are combating skills gaps, gender violence,and more to level the playing field for all

These women’s organizations are making impact where it hits hardest, combating poverty, skills gaps and…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Going to Africa: 3 Steps to Transition Your Business and Successfully Penetrate the Market

International PR powerhouse Claudine Moore shares how she took the leap and won

Claudine Moore of C. Moore Media expanded her firm to Africa and added one of…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Plan Your Best Vacation Ever at One of These Amazing Destinations in Africa

Here are four countries that you should visit in Africa

Here are four amazing destinations in Africa that you should plan your next vacation at.

By Kandia Johnson

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Career Transitions: 4 Quick Tips for Young Professionals to Turn a Temp Gig Into a Global Adventure

How Susan Younis-Khobane went from international MTV gigs to success across Africa

Susan Younis-Khobane has launched a successful international freelancing career, working for companies including MTV Africa…

By Janell Hazelwood

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#PledgeForParity: International Women’s Day Launches with Empowerment and Advocacy

Corporate partners and advocates support equal opportunities for women in business, career and society at large

#PledgeforParity is the official theme for International Women’s Day, and people worldwide will take a…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Join Black Women “Getting in Formation” to Advance Nutrition and Agriculture for International Women’s Day

Pan-African initiative celebrates International Women’s Day and honors social entrepreneurs

Pan-African initiative celebrates International Women’s Day and honors social entrepreneurs.

By Kandia Johnson

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#SMW Lagos: The Beauty of Tech

The huge potential of social media in the African beauty industry

We’re at the final day of Social Media Week Lagos and the experience, energy and…

By Sirita Wright

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#SMW Lagos 2016: On Building a Healthy Company Culture

Employees respond to more than just a salary

When we started we knew we couldn’t pay, so we deliberately told ourselves to build…

By Sirita Wright

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#SMW Lagos 2016: The Power of Media and Influence

Consistent use of a digital platform can position you as an expert

Day 2 of SMWLagos was all about the power of media and influence. Attendees got…

By Sirita Wright

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Then & Now: 10 Global Influencers of Color in Activism, Arts, Fashion and More

Innovators who set legacies and the international members of the new school carrying the torch

As we continue to celebrate Black History Month, here’s 10 global influencers of color from…

By Janell Hazelwood

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#SMW Lagos 2016: Africans Claiming Their Piece of the Digital Pie

Africans in tech bring their culture and influence to the world

2016 Social Media Week Lagos kicked off with a bang. The energy was high and…

By Sirita Wright

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President Obama Signs Africa Electricity Plan Into Law

Experts estimate that the full cost of the initiative is $835 billion

President Barack Obama has signed into law the Electrify Africa Act of 2015 which aims…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Georgetown University Hosts Inaugural African Business Conference

Executives from Coca-Cola, Okayafrica, and more attend to discuss resources and solutions

Georgetown University hosted its first-ever African business conference in Washington, D.C., a 3-day event called “Africa…

By Janell Hazelwood

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