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45 Great Moments in Black Business – No. 32: Black-Owned Investment Bank Smashes Multibillion-Dollar Corporate Finance Barrier

John O. Utendahl, a 36-year-old Columbia University MBA and former bond trader for venerable financial…

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BE Corporate Executive of the Year and Merck CEO Quits Trump Council over Charlottesville

Frazier said he is taking a stand against "intolerance" and "extremism"

“As CEO of Merck and as a matter of personal conscience, I feel a responsibility…

By Samara Lynn

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The 45 Greatest Moments in Black Business Series Continues

Black Enterprise's countdown of the milestones of the largest black-owned businesses continues into the next couple of weeks

For the past few weeks we’ve been presenting a web series on the truly monumental…

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Why Some Black-Owned Businesses Fail

And how to avoid these mistakes

Some black-owned business owners fail because they get in their own way, while many others…

By Shakira M. Brown

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Jay-Z’s Powerful (and Controversial) Money and Business Lessons From ‘4:44’

From fake Instagram millionaires to poor credit, Jay-Z keeps it 100%

Not only is Jay mocking those who choose to hold a wad of money to…

By Samara Lynn

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Carlecia Wright

See How This Financial Maverick is Helping Black Businesses Grow in Houston

Carlecia Wright is helping to turn Houston into the capital of diverse business innovation

In her role as director of the Office of Business Opportunity, Carlecia Wright helps foster…

By Derek T. Dingle

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dreams

Maybe It’s Time To Give Up On Your Dreams

When you've done it all, how do you know when it's time to stop?

When you give up on your dreams, you make room for new ones. New…

By Maryann Reid

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President Trump’s Best Bet With Communities of Color

Supporting minority-owned and operated businesses may be his best opportunity to successfully engage communities of color

Supporting minority entrepreneurs and small businesses may be President Trump’s best bet to successfully engage…

By Brandon Andrews

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black millionaires

How to Create Conscious Black Millionaires

President Obama's legislation can create more black businesses and black wealth

“Imagine if the next billion dollar technology company was part-owned by 20,000 black families? Now,…

By Samara Lynn

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hillary clinton

Hillary Clinton Talks To Black Businesses

U.S. Black Chambers stands by the Democratic Presidential frontrunner as the best person for black businesses

In the days ahead of clinching the Democratic presidential nomination and President Obama’s endorsement, Hillary…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5 Ideal Reasons to Attend Entrepreneurs Summit

As if building your business isn’t reason enough to attend, we went ahead and offered 5 more

In just over a month, new and seasoned entrepreneurs will gather in Miami, Florida, for…

By Safon Floyd

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7 Common Mistakes New Entrepreneurs Make

Here are the entrepreneurial red flags and how to avoid them

BlackEnterprise.com offers the most common mistakes that novice entrepreneurs make in hopes that you may…

By Safon Floyd

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Expert Kevin D. Johnson On What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur

What you have to do, and who you must become, for inevitable success

CEO of Johnson Media Inc. and bestselling author, Kevin D. Johnson, on what happens to…

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Code Fever Founder Felecia Hatcher Talks Keys to Lasting Success

Tips and outlook from a serial (successful) entrepreneur

Serial successful entrepreneur and techie, Felecia Hatcher facilitating an idea lab and discussing innovation and…

By Safon Floyd

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Beauty Industry Experts Talk Navigating Your Niche

These widely successful entrepreneurs offer advice on branding and innovative marketing strategies at the 2016 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit

Successful entrepreneurs Miko Branch, Richelieu Dennis, and Diishan Imira offer advice on how to succeed…

By Safon Floyd

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The Importance of Moving Your Business Forward–NOW

Believe it or not, the world may be waiting for exactly what it is you have to offer. Don't let us down.

On May 4-7 entrepreneurs will gather at the Loews Hotel Miami, Florida for 3 days…

By Safon Floyd

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5 Black Miami Entrepreneurs You Need to Know

As if the sunny, beachy haven could get any better, these black business moguls add their touch to paradise

As Black Enterprise gears up to head to South Florida for the 2016 Entrepreneurs Summit,…

By Safon Floyd

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Last Chance to Nominate Your Favorite Small Business

The deadline for this search is Tuesday, March 22nd, so we need you to get to submitting!

Black Enterprise is searching for the best small business to be honored at the 2016…

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Women Angels Funding Female Startups

Sisters helping sisters by way of investment

You are invited to meet and connect with some of the key players in investing…

By Safon Floyd

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Elevator Pitch Competition Deadline Extended!

You now have a little under a week to perfect and submit your pitch. Best of luck!

Black Enterprise just announced that we have so graciously extended the submission deadline of the…

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How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

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‘I See You’: The Power and Beauty of Building Multiple Tribes of Professional Women

Women that make the time to find their tribes of professional sisters have a competitive…

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