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Clinton

Clinton Unveils Technology and Innovation Strategy

Hillary Clinton outlines plan to strengthen computer science education at the grade school level and relieve the student loan burden

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton outlined a technology-focused agenda on Tuesday. Her plan also…

By Samara Lynn

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Facebook Live

Facebook Live is a Baller’s Platform and Great for Entrepreneurs

Facebook is paying celebrities millions to create Facebook Live video. You too, can use this exciting, new platform to make your business thrive

“…you can still leverage the platform to make your business flourish”

By Samara Lynn

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Young women

These Young Women Prove Collaboration Wins Over Competition

Ready to get ahead in your career? Think collaboration vs. competition

The trailblazers behind The Powerful Women’s Weekend represent a new breed of entrepreneurs and change makers—ones…

By Kandia Johnson

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Mother-Daughter Power Team Launch Tech Startup, Mixtroz

Mixtroz seeks to recreate the networking-at-events experience

She says she felt like a “creep”, “Checking out other women’s breast areas to confirm…

By Samara Lynn

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A Co-working Space Grows in Detroit

A Place in Detroit offers startups in the Motor City, affordable and organic co-working office space

We will provide coworking space and opportunity outside of downtown Detroit; once you get outside…

By Samara Lynn

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Business Astrologist

Meet the Business Astrologist Who is Helping People Find their Dream Career

Ashleigh Johnson opens up about her use of astrology to help others find clarity in business

See how Ashleigh Johnson uses business astrology to help her clients gain clarity in their…

By Courtney Connley

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ES Day 2: 5 Takeaways from Driving Sales Using Social Media

Panelists at Black Enterprise's Entrepreneurs Summit advise how to use social media successfully for business

Social media makes this a great time to be an entrepreneur.

By Samara Lynn

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Interior Design

How This Working Mom Made a Successful Transition From Interior Design to Education

Tutor Doctor owner shares her journey of finding her calling

Nika Fouquet opens up about how she successfully transitioned from the interior design business to…

By Courtney Connley

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First African American Woman to Receive Harvard MBA Opens Up About Lessons Learned (Part II)

Barrier-breaking entrepreneur talks succeeding in a male-dominated industry

Barrier-breaking entrepreneur talks succeeding in a male-dominated industry.

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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4 Ways To Get Money For Your Business – Which is Right for You?

Assessing what your business needs now and how you should go about getting it

In starting a business you must be tactful. Take a look at the cheat sheet…

By Safon Floyd

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9-5 and 6-10: Balancing Your Day Job with Your Night Hustle (Part 3)

Actress and entrepreneur, Sirita Wright, offers tips on successfully pursuing all of your dreams; simultaneously

We’re now on Part 3 of the 5 part series exploring the balancing act an…

By Safon Floyd

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Mixle is Like ‘Match.com’ for Business

Mixle helps business professionals mingle with other like-minded professionals at events

Mixle helps business professionals mingle with other like-minded professionals at events.

By Samara Lynn

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How to Operate Small While Supplying Big in Business

Tips for winning that big supplier contract

There is most certainly a way to get in the game operating small, and a…

By Safon Floyd

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balance

9-5 and 6-10: Balancing Your Day Job with Your Night Hustle

Entrepreneur, Kandia Johnson, offers tips on successfully pursuing all of your dreams, simultaneously, part 2 of 5

BlackEnterprise.com solicits experts to offer tangible tips on how entrepreneurs can go about balancing your…

By Safon Floyd

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business

Angels and Unicorns: Black Women-Owned Businesses Grow But Raise Very Little Seed Money

A number of groups now cater to women investors and entrepreneurs

Black women represent the fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the U.S., with the number of…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Chef Miguel Trinidad

[Watch] The Cannabis Market: Cannabis Entrepreneurs Create Culinary Magic

Part 2 - Renowned chef Miguel Trinidad and events expert Doug Cohen take diners to the 99th Floor

The legalization of marijuana in several states is prompting connoisseurs, investors, and entrepreneurs to savor…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Yvette Noel

Yvette Noel, CEO of U.DO.U, Shares Top Reasons For Starting a Fitness Brand

The top 5 reasons for starting a fitness brand

Yvette Noel, CEO and co-founder of U.DO.U, based out of Charlotte, North Carolina, shares the…

By Roz A Gee

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Code2040

Calling All Entrepreneurs of Color: Get Your CODE2040 Residency Application Submitted

Get your applications in quickly for Code2040's Entrepreneur in Residence program

Code2040 is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing the representation of black and Hispanics in…

By Samara Lynn

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Erwin & Twiler Portis

Houston Power Couple Positions Entrepreneurs For Financial Increase

These entrepreneurs have become super successful with network marketing

Success in network marketing wasn’t a reality in many of their former years, and their…

By Roz A Gee

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4 Fascinating Start-Up Entrepreneurs I Met In 2015

I am a geek for smart entrepreneurs and interesting start-ups. Here are four of the most impressive I connected with last year.

Every year, in part through my role as a judge for a number of annual…

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