Tag Archives: holidays


5 Ways to Finish 2016 Stronger and Better Than Ever

Finish the year off with a bang

Don’t lose momentum! Learn 5 ways to keep the momentum going so that you can…

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4 Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July Under $20

Go camping, host a potluck, and more

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Are you on a budget for the upcoming holiday? Don’t fret. Overspending on…

By Cristie Leondis

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5 Fun Things To Do This Valentine’s Day In and Around New York City

From a brunch cruise to a comedy show, your valentine won't be disappointed

Black Enterprise shares the five top events on Valentine’s day in the New York City/…

By Cristie Leondis

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New Year’s Eve: 5 Hot Things to Do in New York City

You don't have to go to a club to have fun ringing in 2016

Are you going to be in New York this New Year’s Eve and don’t want…

By Cristie Leondis

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How to Avoid Holiday Season Credit Card Rip-Offs

Separate the good values from the ripoffs

‘Buy now, pay later’ is the mantra that drives much of American holiday spending. Credit…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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5 Fun, Alternative Ways to Spend New Year’s Eve

Looking for something different to do for New Year's Eve? Check out a few exciting NYE ideas

Looking for something to do for New Year’s Eve? Check out a few exciting NYE…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Tips for Weight Loss Success

Health and wellness goals for the new year

Here are some tips that will help you keep your health goals for the year.…

By Yvelette Stines

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Holiday Travel Guide: Journey to the O.C.

Orange County, California is a prime destination

Dealing with the winter cold and possibility snow during the holidays? Use this holiday travel…

By Aniesia Williams

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10 Ways to Boost Your Career Before the New Year

Tips to kick-start your career right now

Why wait until January 1 to start working toward your career goals for the New…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Holiday Gifts to Simplify the Life of An Entrepreneur

Check out these gift ideas for the entrepreneur in your life

Entrepreneurs live, eat, sleep, and breathe their businesses. So if you’re stuck on what to…

By Kandia Johnson

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All They Want For Christmas Is You

There's nothing like the gift of your undivided attention

Don’t give in to the mad rush and pressure. This Christmas, help your pocketbook and…

By Robin White Goode

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Full Moon Will Rise on Christmas For First Time Since 1977

The Yuletide moon won't take place again until 2034

For the first time since 1977, a full moon will light up the night sky…

By Cristie Leondis

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BE Business of Entertainment: Holiday Soiree

Featuring BE Modern Men, a celebrity hairstylist, and deveral others

On Friday, Dec. 18, the BE Holiday Soiree is taking place, and will feature several…

By Cristie Leondis

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6 Etiquette Tips For the Office Holiday Party

What not to do at the office holiday party

Most of us try to make the most of our office holiday party. There’s food,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Lifestyle Luxury Holiday Gift Guide

Check out these eight items that should be on your radar this year

Not sure what to get your husband, wife, co-worker or friend for the holidays this…

By Cristie Leondis

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Small Business Holiday Gift Guide

Give thoughtful items from small retailers

Enjoy the shopping season with these small business retailers. Their products are offered through their…

By Aniesia Williams

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5 Ways to Bring Some Holiday Cheer to the Office

Fill your workplace with festive vibes this season

Want to bring incredible joy to a child’s heart? The gifts that you…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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5 Movies to Watch This Thanksgiving Weekend

Catch these great family movies at home or in theatres

Beyond feasting on turkey and bonding with family, Thanksgiving weekend is the perfect time to…

By Kandia Johnson

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Traveling for the Holidays? Use Tech to Give Your Pet More Than a Kennel Stay

Tech innovations help alleviate worries over pets left behind when traveling

Arranging for pet care is a reality for many when traveling for the holidays. Here…

By Samara Lynn

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The Worst Day to Travel This Thanksgiving

Save yourself a headache by avoiding the highways on November 24

Save yourself a headache this Thanksgiving by avoiding the highways on November 24.

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