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Think Global, Act Local: How 10-Year-Old Fashion Designer Brings Africa to America

Young fashion designer and her momager talk juggling school and entrepreneurship

Young fashion designer and momager talks juggling school and entrepreneurship.

By Kandia Johnson

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How To Keep Your Career On Track

Panelists advised attendees on how to navigate personal challenges

Panelists advised attendees, through testimonials, on how to navigate personal challenges.

By Kali Wilder

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How To Leverage Your Unique Power

Use the things that happen in your life as a platform for change

Here are some ways that show you how to leverage your own story and unique…

By Maryann Reid

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Personal Brand

Best Cities For Black Women To Launch and Operate a Thriving Business

These places offer culture, resources, and opportunities for growth

Here are the best cities for black women entrepreneurs. These places offer culture, resources and…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Meet the School Principal Revolutionizing Education for Public School Students in Brooklyn

How Nadia Lopez is changing the conversation about public school education

How school principal Nadia Lopez is changing the conversation about public school education.

By Kandia Johnson

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Why All Marketing Creatives Should Rely On Data

Don’t guess what type of information your audience wants to see—rely on data to tell you for sure

With all of this in mind, here are four key tenets for marketing creatives to…

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What Women of Power Attendees Are Saying About This Year

Here's what attendees are most excited about

As the 11th annual Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit rapidly approaches, neither we nor…

By Lisa Fraser

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4 Fail-Proof Strategies for Getting the Most Out of Your Business Day

Don’t use work as an excuse to neglect your health

If you want your business to thrive, then you have to give it the very…

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5 Ways to NOT Pitch Journalists

Avoid making these 5 big mistakes

When pitching a story to journalists, the quality of the pitch can determine if you…

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Madison Jaye, media personality

Madison Jaye Talks Building a Career In Media and Developing a Brand

3 pieces of advice for millennial women interested in a career in media

Coming from the inner city streets of Newark, New Jersey, Madison Jaye has quietly emerged…

By Daron Pressley

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workplace romance

Should You Take a Chance On a Workplace Romance?

Answer these 4 questions before mixing work and pleasure

A successful workplace romance may lead to a loving relationship with a promise of commitment…

By Kandia Johnson

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[WATCH] What Everyone Can Learn From Nigeria’s First Female Billionaire

'Africa Leads' hosts Twitter chat with Folorunsho Alakija, a black female billionaire from Nigeria

‘Africa Leads’ hosts Twitter chat with Folorunsho Alakija, Nigeria’s first female billionaire.

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How to Set up Your Freelance Business

3 simple ways to jumpstart your freelance career

Here are four steps to jumpstart your freelance business.

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Mistakes to Avoid Before Quitting Your Job to Start Your Own Business

Starting a business requires more than capital

Starting a business requires more than capital.

By Kandia Johnson

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tech companies

6 Eye-Opening Mobile Marketing Statistics

There is less competition in the channel than you think

These eye-opening mobile marketing facts may challenge everything you think you know about mobile marketing…

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[Entrepreneur of the Week] How Corrie Harris Launched Brand Placement Platform For Multicultural Designers

She's helped designers of color land fashion placements in TV and film

When Corrie Harris noticed a disconnect between the mainstream fashion world and multicultural designers, she…

By Kandia Johnson

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8 Career Skills You Need To Be Competitive in 2016

Knowing how to manage diversity will be key

According to a 2015 survey by ManpowerGroup, diversity, communication, and a global mindset are key…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Ways Extroverts Can Step Up Their Networking Game

Here's how those with outgoing personalities can optimize their networking skills

When starting a company, networking is incredibly important. While it can difficult for shyer types,…

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Entrepreneur of the Week: Anie Akpe Turns Frustration Into Innovation

Entrepreneur creates business card app to make networking easier

For all the talk about the benefits of networking, the fact is that many people…

By Kandia Johnson

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4 Ways to Be An Excellent Mentor

Whatever your career stage, you can help guide someone to greater accomplishments

It may seem counterintuitive, but often people who need to be mentored the most won’t…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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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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