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Olori Swank

Celebrity Stylist Olori Swank Creates Unique Coloring Book

Celebrity stylist Olori Swank creates coloring-book with words of affirmation to de-stress, re-energize, relax and…

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novel

YA Novel About Police Brutality is Getting Plenty Praise

'The Hate U Give' looks at police violence through the eyes of a teenager

Angie Thomas’ debut Young Adult novel, “The Hate U Give,” reached the number one spot…

By Lisa Fraser

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Gloria

Saying Goodbye to Best-Selling Author Gloria Naylor

The author of the highly-acclaimed novel, “The Women of Brewster," has died at the age of 66

Leaving behind a body of literary gold, it has been confirmed that award-winning author Gloria…

By Selena Hill

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Let Luvvie Ajayi Fix Your Life

After reading Luvvie Ajayi’s new book "I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual,” you may still be horrible, but you’ll be smarter (and laughing)

If your conduct is questionable (of course, it is), I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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How To Create Balance In Your Life

An intergenerational conversation on love, tragedy, and triumph

This session explored an intergenerational conversation about the costs and rewards of taking the road…

By Safon Floyd

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Be Inspired & Register Today: Women of Power Vanessa and Helen Williams Offer ‘Real Talk’ on Memoir

The mother-daughter duo will lead a conversation on the costs and rewards of taking the road less traveled

Vanessa and Helen Williams offer you knowledge on attaining success, despite all odds, at the…

By Safon Floyd

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Children’s Book Author Uses Black Characters to Fight Dentist Fear

Dr. Linda Sturrup makes the dentist fun in new book

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If you’re a parent who encourages early reading, you’ll absolutely love our…

By Essence Gant

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‘Angry Black Woman’: Author Talks Community Advocacy and Making a Comeback

With determination---and creative marketing---Karen Quinones Miller pushes forward

Best-selling author Karen Quinones Miller talks her passion for community activism and giving her audience…

By Janell Hazelwood

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‘Queen of Street Lit’ Wahida Clark Continues Her Publishing Reign

Entrepreneur talks Cash Money Content deal, second chances, family balance

Street lit veteran Wahida Clark continues brand expansion with more authors and lucrative Cash Money…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Backtalk with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Since retiring from the Los Angeles Lakers in 1989, Kareem Abul-Jabbar continues making his mark…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Former Social Worker Writes New Life Chapter in Publishing

Entrepreneur finds passion, financial freedom -- and a way to give back

After being terminated from a position at a nonprofit, Richard Jeanty decided to take a…

By Souleo

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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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