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4 Tips For Financing a Franchise

Before you attempt to finance any business, here's what you need to know

Plan on needing to have a credit score of at least 680 and a net…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5 Resources for Turning Veterans into Entrepreneurs

Are you ready to enter the world of entrepreneurship?

As a military veteran, are you ready to enter the world of entrepreneurship? Check out…

By Kandia Johnson

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7 Job Search Tools For Veterans

Find employment after military service with these invaluable resources

Are you or someone you know struggling to find employment after military service? If so,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Seven Sisters Wine, From Poverty to Prosperity

How South African native Vivian Kleynhans, entered the wine market

How Vivian Kleynhan led seven sisters and one brother from poor fishing village in South…

By Kandia Johnson

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Great Tips for Female Creative Directors

Set yourself apart from the crowd

AdWeek contributor, Edward Broches reports on 18 great things creative directors can do everyday to…

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The Best Colleges for Veterans in 2015

Top four-year colleges for veterans to complete a degree.

Whether it’s readjusting to civilian life or recovering from an injury, military veterans returning to…

By Kandia Johnson

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Married to Medicine Star Quad Webb-Lunceford Talks Balancing Career, Reality TV and Family

Celeb talks new business ventures and season 3 of Married to Medicine airing on June 7th

Quad Webb-Lunceford talks business ventures and new season of Married to Medicine airing on June…

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[WATCH] 3 Healthy Ways To Manage Working With Jerks

Michigan University professor, Gretchen Spreitzer, talks how to navigate de-energizing relationships in the workplace

Michigan University professor, Gretchen Spreitzer, talks how to navigate de-energizing relationships in the workplace.

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[WATCH] Syracuse University Named One of the Top Business Schools For Veterans

The school offers flexible educational programs for military veterans

Syracuse University, Whitman School of Management, earned a top spot in the Military Times, 2015…

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12 Entrepreneurial Success Tips From Powerful Black Business Women

Here are some key lessons learned on starting and growing a successful enterprise

Here are some key lessons learned from the 20th annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit.

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Legal Secretary Leaves Corporate Rat Race and Launches Coaching Business

Transformation Coach, Cheryl Wood talks making the leap from employee to entrepreneur

After working as a legal secretary for nearly 15 years, entrepreneur Cheryl Wood, true calling…

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5 Essential Factors to Consider When Selecting a Career

These elements could prove critical to your long-term career satisfaction

Which factors should you consider in determining which career is right for you? They could…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Check Yourself: 3 Questions Entrepreneurs Should Never Stop Asking

Are you running your business? Or is it running you?

Entrepreneurship is not just about activity, but intended results, including growth, revenues and profits.

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Hot Summer Reads: Top Picks On the U.S. Army

Books to help you understand the Army's history, strategy and overall environment

Whether you’re considering a career in the U.S. Army or an active service member, there…

By Kandia Johnson

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Entrepreneurs Summit: 6 Books To Help Entrepreneurs Build Million Dollar Businesses

Here’s what some top black business owners say are must-reads

Here are five books the provide inspiration, practical advice and tools needed to stay the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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15 Inspirational Quotes for New Graduates

Inspirational quotes to help graduates prepare for the next chapter

Inspirational quotes to help graduates prepare for the next chapter.

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Transferable Skills You Can Learn in the US Army

Importance of soft skills for enlisted military members

For service members, contacting the US Army Transition Assistance Program or Army Career and Alumni…

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15 Best Employers for Veterans

Some of the best employers dedicated to hiring veterans

There are several companies committed to helping veterans make the transition from military to…

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5 Online Resources for Members of the Army and Their Families

Army support for members of the Army, Veterans and family members

Here are few online resources available for active duty members of the Army, Veterans and…

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13 Biggest Business Mistakes You Can Make

Here’s how you can avoid some deep pitfalls

Here’s how you can avoid 13 of the deepest pitfalls to help you run a…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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