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Better Manager

Want to Become a Better Manager? Make Sure You’re Doing These Things

Here are some great ways you can use new and emerging technology to be a…

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Credit Score

Personal Credit Score vs. Business Credit Score: Everything You Need to Know (And More)

Here are a few key strategies that you should know about your personal and business credit score

Both your personal credit and business credit are criteria that play an important role in…

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Budget

How (And Why) To Market Your Business on a Shoestring Budget

4 tips for marketing your company effectively, even when money is tight

Failing to market your business and its products effectively can be costly. However, it doesn’t…

By Selena Hill

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EMPLOYEE WELLNESS PROGRAMS

3 Employee Wellness Programs That Boost Productivity And Lower Costs

Investing in your employees can actually save your business a lot of money in the long run

Spending money on employee wellness programs can result in happier, more invested employees, which can…

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WORK-LIFE BALANCE

Want Better Ideas? Keep A Work-Life Balance

Too much stress can stifle your business

Too much stress can lead to fatigue and poor health; it can also cause entrepreneurs…

By Selena Hill

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Marketing Team

Before Doubting Your Product/Service, See How To Improve Your Marketing Team

5 proven ways to improve your company's marketing and make more money

Marketing is one of the most critical elements of your business. Here are some proven…

By Selena Hill

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commute

How to Get Work Done During Your Commute

Your morning commute is the perfect time to prep for a productive day at work

Don’t despair – whether you’re taking public transportation, driving, or even riding your bike, commute…

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Follow Up

6 Reasons Why Business Owners Should Focus on Follow-Ups

A wise person once said, “the fortune is in the follow-up”

Don’t be afraid to follow up with someone several different times. Consistently following up with…

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Business Coach

4 Steps to Finding And Working With A Business Coach

A good business coach can help you increase your bottom line and build a dream team

Finding a good Business Coach, however, is imperative to your company’s success. It does require…

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Marketing Team

Should You Use Influencer Marketing for Your Business?

Influencer marketing may be exactly what you need to give your business a boost

Here’s everything you need to know about influencer marketing so you can decide whether or…

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position

How to Position Your Business for Success

Positioning is a key tool in business profitability and success

How well your business is positioned determines how successful it will be every year. So,…

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freelancer

4 Ways to Grow Your Profits in 2017

Plan for business success with these tips

So as you prepare for the New Year, here are four things to do to…

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stressed

5 Pick Me Ups for the Stressed Out Business Owner

The best way for an entrepreneur to relax

Such is the life of a business owner: It’s one heck of an emotional ride…

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business tips

5 Business Tips to Overcome Deadbeat Customers

Watch out for these red flags

Signs of a potential deadbeat customer include a demanding, vague, and uncompromisable demeanor. To avoid…

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black women

4 Marketing Lessons I’ve Learned From Binging All Things ‘#Girlboss’

Marketing advice inspired by Sophia Amoruso, the creator of Nasty Gal, an e-commerce clothing retailer, and author of New York Times bestseller '#Girlboss'

Here are some of the key marketing lessons I’ve learned in the last couple of…

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financial habits

Successful Business Owners Do These 5 Things

Adopt these financial habits of successful entrepreneurs

I’ve learned a lot from the successful business owners I have the pleasure of speaking…

By Black Enterprise

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pricing

How to Fix These Big Things Businesses Keep Getting Wrong

Inconsistent and improper pricing can be fatal for your business

Business owners tend to make mistakes in pricing. To be the change you want to…

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Boy Scout

Boy Scout Lessons That Any Entrepreneur Can Learn From

How the six requirements Boy Scouts use to earn their Entrepreneurship merit badges can translate into adulthood

Through the Boy Scouts, I learned leadership, personal finance, and other skills that have come…

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Business Travelers

Why Business Travelers Should Use Digital Wallets

Travel tips that will keep working professionals safe and secure

Here are some reasons why you should ditch the credit cards, checks, and cash, and…

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Diversification

Business Owners Beware the Danger of Diversification

Entrepreneurs must understand the potential risks associated with diversification

Business diversification is good or is it? Jerome D. Love uncovers the hidden dangers of…

By Jerome D. Love

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How To

Apply to More Than 50 HBCUs at Once With the Common Black College Application

Students can apply to 52 of the more than 100 HBCUs by completing just one…

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Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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