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How Gebeya Creates IT Professionals and Increases Career Opportunities Across Africa

Gebeya is nurturing a strong self-sustainable African IT ecosystem by providing advanced practical training to…

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The New Resume: 7 Must-Haves for Every Media Kit

Whether you are launching a new business or seeking a new career, you need a solid need a media kit

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Media kits are a great way to highlight your successes in a professional…

By Cameka Smith

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Diversify Tech

Capital One Hosts Discussion on How to Really Diversify Tech

We need to really rethink job training and hiring

80% of middle-skilled jobs require digital skills. Building these skills is key to unlocking access…

By Samara Lynn

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tech workforce

95% of This Tech Workforce is White

There are almost no people of color in these tech positions

The researchers conclude, “ethnic wage gaps in the U.S. haven’t changed much in the last…

By Samara Lynn

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Coalition

See How This Coalition is Helping Black Female Techies

The Research Coalition of Black Women and Girls in Computing is amplifying the voices of black women in computing

The Research Coalition of Black Women and Girls in Computing spoke to BE about celebrating…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Tech Skills

5 Tech Skills to Learn in 2017 to Make That Paper

These tech skills are almost guaranteed job security

The New Year is a great time to learn new tech skills. These technologies are…

By Samara Lynn

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diversity

The 2016 50 Best Companies for Diversity

These 50 companies recognize the value of the link between diversity and engagement

These 50 companies recognize the value of the link between diversity and engagement, which is…

By Kali Wilder

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flexible work

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

FlexJobs identifies the top high paying, flexible, professional level jobs across multiple industries

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

By Carolyn M. Brown

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BE Test Drive: Landit

A new career site co-founded by a female, African American former venture capitalist and the CEO of Care.com aims to help those stuck in a professional rut

It can happen to anyone—a mid-career rut. Perhaps you’ve been stuck in the same position…

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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ColorComm

7 Multicultural Women in Media Honored at ColorComm Conference

Recap Day 1: ColorComm hosts their annual business retreat for women of color in communications

Recap Day 1: ColorComm hosts their annual business retreat for women of color in communications.

By Kandia Johnson

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Ancestry

Meet the Woman Helping People Discover Secrets About Their Ancestry (Part I)

Kenyatta D. Berry talks helping people uncover family history

Have you ever wondered who your ancestors were? If so, meet Detroit native and Genealogist…

By Kandia Johnson

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uber

The Push to Help Uber and Other Gig Economy Workers

With the amount of people working for Internet-based business such as Uber, tax laws and finances are getting complicated.

“Draft a carve-out to temporarily exempt gig-economy Internet platforms from ill-fitting labor laws.”

By Samara Lynn

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The 15 Highest-Paying IT Certifications for 2016

Future-proof your career with these high-paying IT certifications.

The list also reveals the average salary for each certification.

By Samara Lynn

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Q&A with Music Artist Advocate Nicole George-Middleton

The senior vice president of membership for the advocacy organization talks about about her role, navigating the business and the legacy she’s building

The senior vice president of membership for the advocacy organization talks about about her role,…

By Kali Wilder

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Top 10 Sites to Learn to Code for Free!

Start learning to code without spending

Perhaps the only obstacle standing between you and many of these jobs, is learning how…

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Robert Gooden, owner, Cigar Bar

U.S. Navy Veteran Turned Entrepreneur Launches High-End Cigar Bar

Vetrepreneur discusses his latest venture

Vetrepreneur Robert “Doc” Gooden became inspired to pursue a brand new idea—one that would allow…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Leo Bennett’s Funk Fest: A Star-Studded Concert With a Purpose

Event has featured chart-topping entertainers such as Erykah Badu, Outkast, LL Cool J, and Jill Scott

Funk Fest founder talks what it takes to produce a nine-city concert tour featuring hip-hop,…

By Kandia Johnson

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4 Ways to Be An Excellent Mentor

Whatever your career stage, you can help guide someone to greater accomplishments

It may seem counterintuitive, but often people who need to be mentored the most won’t…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Top 20 Black Enterprise Stories of 2015

Here are BlackEnterprise.com's top 20 stories of 2015

2015 was a remarkable year for us at Black Enterprise. We kicked off our first…

By Courtney Connley

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How To

3 (Non-Creepy) Ways to Follow-up After a Networking Event

If you’ve ever exchanged contact information at a networking event, then waited too long to…

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women in business

How Women in Business Can Help Other Women Break Barriers

Considering women of color are the fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the United States, BlackEnterprise.com…

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