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Attract A Mentor-Protege Relationship That Really Works

Tips for finding your best fit

Learn what to look for when seeking a mentor or a protege.

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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…

By Safon Floyd

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Women of Power – Moments to Remember from the Farewell Celebration

The evening concluded with a performance by legend Johnny Gill

In closing an amazing week of empowerment, networking, and truth-owning, Black Enterprise Women of Power…

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Embracing the Final Day of Empowerment

After 3 days of owning truth and embracing power, attendees enjoy the final hurrah at the Women of Power Summit

The Women of Power Summit kicks off its third and final day with empowerment.

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Day 2 of Empowerment at BE Women of Power Summit

Continuing financial and professional empowerment at Day 2 of the Summit

Day 2 of empowerment continued with the encouragement for attendees to leverage their unique power…

By Safon Floyd

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Memorable Moments from Women of Power: Day 1

Attendees embark on a journey to know their worth, own their truth, and embrace their power

As expected, the 2016 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit kicked off with a burst…

By Safon Floyd

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Star Jones Talks Winning in Your Career

What it takes to handle the big leagues no matter the job, position, or industry

BlackEnterprise.com caught up with Ms. Jones to discuss staying in the Big Leagues by transferring…

By Safon Floyd

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Women of Power: Kicking off 3 Days of Empowerment

Professionals seek to full know their worth, own their truth, and embrace their power at the 2016 Summit

TOMORROW mid- to senior-level managers, “C-level” decision makers, executives, and professionals will gather for 3…

By Safon Floyd

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7 Must-Haves For Women of Power Summit

Everything you need for a successful summit, and then some

As we gear up for the 2016 Women of Power Summit, BlackEnterprise.com wants nothing more…

By Safon Floyd

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Nation’s Oldest, Largest Private Bank Hires Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Chris Michel becomes the first diversity officer at Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.

The nation’s oldest and largest private bank, Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., is showing their…

By Courtney Connley

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Top Companies for Black Professionals

See why these companies made our best in diversity list

Recently, the job and recruiting website Glassdoor released their list of the ’50 Best Places…

By Courtney Connley

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Women of Power: What Mask Are You Wearing?

The truth behind who we appear to be and who we are

The 2016 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit explores the concept of the masks we…

By Safon Floyd

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Brett J. Hart Becomes Acting CEO of United Airlines

Hart's new role makes him the sixth black CEO of a Fortune 500 company

Hart, who currently serves as United’s executive vice president and general counsel, will become the…

By Courtney Connley

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Executive Leadership Council Inspires Hundreds of Black Professionals to Elevate Their Career

Nearly 800 professionals attend ELC's Mid-Level Managers' Symposium

Executive Leadership Council inspires hundreds of black professionals at its Mid-Level Manager’s Symposium.

By Courtney Connley

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Executive Leadership Council CEO Talks Achieving Objectives in Global Diversity

Ronald C. Parker on his plan to expand the reach of black executives

Executive Leadership Council President Ronald Parker talks taking the discussion of corporate diversity global and…

By Courtney Connley

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The Executive Leadership Foundation to Honor Eric Holder and Kenneth Frazier

The former attorney general and the chairman & CEO of Merck will be lauded at this year's annual awards gala

“We are proud to honor the accomplishments of exceptional companies and individuals who represent black…

By Courtney Connley

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Inside the Congressional Black Caucus’s Hottest Events for Young Black Professionals

The Fab Empire releases its annual "Insider's Guide to Congressional Black Caucus Week"

Award-winning blog, “The Fab Empire,” releases their seventh annual “Insider’s Guide to Congressional Black Caucus…

By Courtney Connley

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On the Move: Walmart Names Ben Hasan Chief Culture, Diversity, and Inclusion Officer

Hasan will bring a more global focus to the company's diversity efforts

In an effort to expand its diversity and inclusion practices, Walmart has appointed Ben Hasan…

By Courtney Connley

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Danielle Nicolet Talks Sexuality, Finding a Sense of Self, and Her New Sitcom ‘Born Again Virgin’

The star of the TV One comedy says the show reflects an African American women's reality

Danielle Nicolet talks sexuality, finding a sense of self, and her new sitcom Born Again…

By Brittany Dandy

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[VIDEO] 92-Year-Old Woman Receives Library Card After Being Denied 73 Years Ago

Pearl Thompson shares her story

Pearl Thompson, 92-Years-old, receives library card after being denied 73 years ago.

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