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Award-Winning Author Sheri Booker Encourages Peers To Be Great

The time to tell our stories is now

Find out how author & Entrepreneur, Sheri Booker uses her success and passion for writing…

By Regan Farley

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business

5 Lessons I Learned After I Started My Own Business

Learning to look at the big--and little--picture

If you’re an entrepreneur, you already know that starting a business is a lot of…

By Black Enterprise

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Workaholics

A Workaholics Wake-up Call: Why Skipping Vacation for Work is a Bad Idea

The benefits of taking time off go beyond your physical and mental well-being

Life Coach and Founder of Captain’s Chair Coaching provides insight for workaholics to consider for…

By Jason Dukes

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Truth

The Truth Behind Your Business’ White Lies

How a simple white lie can negatively impact your company's productivity and overall success

There are no half-truths, only whole lies; yet telling only a fraction of the truth…

By Black Enterprise

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mentoring

Mentoring Just Got Easier for Small Business Owners

SCORE and Kauffman Foundation team up to offer video mentoring to small businesses

Research shows that businesses receiving three or more hours of mentoring have witnessed a boost…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Business World

How to Ask for What You Really Want in the Business World

How to ask for what you want in business—and do so with tact, poise, and grace

In business, your greatest assets are often found in the relationships that you’ve developed with…

By Black Enterprise

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Failure

What My Biggest Failures Taught Me

Leveraging life lessons when things fall apart in business

Leveraging life lessons when things fall apart in business.

By John Hope Bryant

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money

5 Worthless Work Worries

Why you need to get over other people's opinions of you, past mistakes, and other work worries that waste your time and energy

Work offers plenty of legitimate concerns: deadlines, goals, customer satisfaction, new opportunities, missed opportunities—the list…

By Natasha Miller Williams

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Side business

How I Officially Turned My Side Business Into My Full-Time Job

Here are the steps you can take to make your visions a reality

Before I became an “official” entrepreneur, I was just an entrepreneur at heart, working one…

By Black Enterprise

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Leadership

Lessons in Leadership From Top Female Executives

Women in business generally belong to one of two leadership groups: female founders or female executives

Women in business generally belong to one of two leadership groups: female founders or female…

By Black Enterprise

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Niece

How I Fired My Niece and Lived to Tell the Tale

Sometimes the two words “family” and “business” simply should not go together

Sometimes, the two words “family” and “business” simply should not go together.
My only sister, Dr.…

By Black Enterprise

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Startups

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

Technology and low startup costs are advantages to entrepreneurs

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

By Black Enterprise

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Amoy Pitters

Amoy Pitters Is All About the Business

Pitters shares advice to other salon owners and stylists who wish to follow in her footsteps

 
Amoy Pitters Founder & Owner of Amoy Couture Hair (Image: Nico Llive)
Amoy Pitters, a…

By Tia Walker

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I Don’t Like the Spotlight. Can I Still Increase My Company’s Visibility Without Putting Myself Out There?

10 hacks for introverts who want to focus on running their biz without stepping out from behind the curtain

Can you increase your company’s visibility without putting yourself in the spotlight? Find out the…

By Black Enterprise

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food

We’re Sick to Our Stomachs Over Food Delivery Apps

VCs are full from funding food delivery apps

Who doesn’t love the ease of ordering takeout with a few taps after a hard…

By Samara Lynn

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shark tank

5 Lessons Shark Tank Viewers Can Apply to Business

“Shark Tank” does far more than just entertain, especially if you’re an entrepreneur

Here are five lessons that every entrepreneur and business owner can learn from watching “Shark…

By Black Enterprise

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CEO Of Cober Johnson & Romney ‘Gets Real’ About Business, Self Discovery, and Purpose

So what can we learn from this rock star CEO? Plenty

BlackEnterprise.com spoke with CEO Of Cober Johnson, and caught up with the savvy lawyer to…

By Teri Harrison

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Minority Business Development Agency Awards $31.5 Million in Grants

Federal funding will support business centers helping minority entrepreneurs create jobs and grow their businesses

New resources and funding is underway to help minority-owned firms create jobs, compete in the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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‘Wandering Mom’ Tanai Benard Talks New Culture, New Life, and Overcoming Obstacles (Part II)

She wanted her children to know that they could experience the splendor of the world on a grand scale

She wanted her children to know that they could experience the splendor of the world…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Airbnb Rules the “Gig” Economy

Airbnb is poised to lead the gig economy and we can expect to see a similar "sharing" model in enterprises and in manufacturing

The next, and potentially most disruptive, sector to emerge in the sharing economy will be…

By Samara Lynn

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