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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…

By Kandia Johnson

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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…

By Kandia Johnson

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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…

By Kandia Johnson

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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…

By Kandia Johnson

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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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5 Jobs For Military Veterans Transitioning to Civilian Work

Transitioning from Military Civilian? Check out these high paying jobs for veterans

Military veterans are at least twice as likely as civilians to hold high paying jobs…

By Kandia Johnson

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Venus Opal Reese Teaches Black Women Entrepreneurs How to Break Million-Dollar Mark

Mentor and inspirational speaker shares insights on to monetizing a 'mess' into meaning and millions

Mentor and Inspirational Speaker teaches Black Women Entrepreneurs and Experts how to monetize their “mess”…

By Kandia Johnson

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Top Jobs and Industries for the Class of 2015

Graduating from college in a few weeks? Here are some of the top industries for new graduates

Graduating from college in a few weeks? Here are some of the top industries for…

By Kandia Johnson

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The 5 Best Cities for Women Owned Business

The top cities for women owned businesses

Some of the best cities for women owned business include Boulder, Colorado, Sante Fe Mexico…

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Fashion Designer Talks Juggling a Successful Small Business and Working Full-time Job

Malacia Anderson, Founder of Li’s Li's Creations explains how she manages full time job and client demands

Fashion Designer, Malacia Anderson, owner of Li’s Li’s Creations explains how she manages full…

By Kandia Johnson

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10 Career Resources for Women in STEM

Organizations help to increase the number of women involved in STEM

A list of 10 great career resources to help women in STEM build their skillset…

By Kandia Johnson

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Post Interview Etiquette: 5 Tips for Handwriting Proper Thank You Notes

Jotting down a proper thank you is a sure way to stand out from the rest

Tips to handwritten thank you notes that help interview candidates stand out from the crowd.

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