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Why Women Need To Behave Like A Girl To Grow Their Businesses

Women’s entrepreneurship expert notes being equal doesn’t mean being the same

Women’s entrepreneurship expert cautions being equal doesn’t mean being the same.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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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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Social Media Success: 3 Simple Steps to Boost Global Customers via Instagram

How beauty entrepreneur Sushana Cole increased her worldwide visibility using Instagram

Beauty entrepreneur Shushana Cole was able to take her Jamaica-based line global with a few…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Celebrity Physician Jameelah Gater, M.D. Discusses the Keys to Success in Entrepreneurship and Medicine

Learn what it takes to become a successful medical doctor in the changing landscape of medical practice

Learn what it takes to become a successful medical doctor in the changing landscape of…

By Chanel Martin

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ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’ Seeks Entrepreneurs of Color

Nationwide casting call kicks off in Miami, Florida, for business owners to pitch the 'Sharks' and raise capital

In 2015, Values Partnerships held 11 casting events in 6 cities. Several entrepreneurs, including Sprëtz…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Black Women Business Owners Outpace All Other Startups Six Times National Average

Betting on black women to grow America’s economy

The number of black women business owners has increased rapidly, with one in six…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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From $15,000 to $400,000: What You Didn’t Know About the Lace-Front Wig Business

Tyann Hodges, founder of Allure & More, shares tips to success in launching her business

Tyann Hodges, founder of Allure & More took $15,000 to launch a lace-front wig and…

By Janell Hazelwood

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This CEO Knows the Secret to Franchise Success

Brian Joubert, CEO of L&B Tax Service, offers tips on building and growing a franchise

“You can’t beat the financial and social freedom that [a franchise] provides, essentially allowing you…

By Roz A Gee

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Then & Now: 10 Global Influencers of Color in Activism, Arts, Fashion and More

Innovators who set legacies and the international members of the new school carrying the torch

As we continue to celebrate Black History Month, here’s 10 global influencers of color from…

By Janell Hazelwood

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How Allyson Byrd Went From Living on Food Stamps to Running a Profitable Business

Entrepreneur explains the blueprint to growing your business revenue

As CEO of Money Movers International, Byrd is a popularly known speaker and best-selling author…

By Courtney Connley

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Done the Write Way: 10 Keys to Becoming a Better Blogger

Tips on how to write more effectively and powerfully

The ability to communicate that message powerfully, purposely and effectively for some is a gift.…

By Roz A Gee

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[Entrepreneur of the Week] How This Bridal Boutique Owner Landed Her Own TV Show

Keasha Rigsby opens Detroit's only bridal boutique and lands her own television show

Keasha Rigsby opens Detroit’s only bridal boutique and lands her own television show.

By Kandia Johnson

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Georgetown University Hosts Inaugural African Business Conference

Executives from Coca-Cola, Okayafrica, and more attend to discuss resources and solutions

Georgetown University hosted its first-ever African business conference in Washington, D.C., a 3-day event called “Africa…

By Janell Hazelwood

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[Entrepreneurs of the Week] How Bold Beardsmen is Redefining the Grooming Experience For Men

The founders of Bold Beardsmen talk building a successful niche business

Tony Aniagba and Neville Hall Jr., the founders of Bold Beardsmen, are not concerned about…

By Kandia Johnson

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Small Business Owners Put Personal Time and Savings Into Growing Their Business

Small business owners are struggling to make it when it comes to maintaining a work-life…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Hey, Entrepreneur! Is Your Elevator Pitch Worth $10,000? Prove It.

Submit your two-minute video pitch for a chance to win at the 2016 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit

The Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit has officially opened its highly-anticipated Elevator Pitch Competition, ready for…

By Safon Floyd

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Sephora Launches Program For Female Founders of Beauty Startups

Sephora seeks to bridge the gap between male and female founders in the beauty industry

Sephora seeks to bridge the gap between male and female founders in the beauty industry.…

By Kandia Johnson

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[Entrepreneur of the Week] Ade Samuel—Young Fashion Stylist to the Stars Launches Shoe Line

Young fashion stylist talks what it takes to launch your own shoe line

Young fashion stylist talks what it takes to launch your own shoe line.

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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[Entrepreneur of the Week] How a Side Hobby Became a Multi-Location Business

Falicia Fracassi, the founder of Fracassi Lashes, talks tips for managing a multi-location business

Falicia Fracassi, the founder of Fracassi Lashes, talks tips for managing a multi-location business.

By Kandia Johnson

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