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Compassion Is Your Most Effective Business Tool

Best leaders know that empathy forges the strong bonds that engage the hearts and minds of team members

Arriving in Haiti in early 2010 was a devastating experience. As our plane circled the…

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‘Wandering Mom’ Tanai Benard Talks Leadership and Giving Her Children the World, Literally (PartI)

Her children are excelling both academically and socially; they've even learned to speak and write Arabic

Her children are excelling both academically and socially. They’ve even learned to speak and write…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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First African American Woman to Receive Harvard MBA Talks Power of Persistence, Resilience, and Courage (Part III)

Lillian Lincoln Lambert continues the conversation in Part III

In Part III, the first African American woman to receive Harvard MBA continues to tell…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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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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Study Finds Women’s Participation in Sports Has a Positive Impact on Career Success

Women who are former athletes are more likely to be engaged in the workforce

A recent Gallup and Purdue study finds that playing sports has a positive impact on…

By Courtney Connley

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First African American Woman to Receive Harvard MBA Talks Power of Persistence, Resilience, and Courage (Part I)

Lillian Lincoln Lambert recognized the importance of education and broke barriers

“Don’t be discouraged by those who say you can’t do something or should not do…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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8 Ways to Cultivate a Stellar Office Culture

Better communication about common goals yields better results

Business Collective offers tips here to help you create an ideal office culture.

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Is There a Time When Leaders Should Show Their Emotions?

Showing your strength as a business owner doesn’t mean maintaining a poker face at all times

All leaders are faced with a tremendous amount of responsibility. Is there a time when…

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The 50 Billion Dollar Boss Is Worth Every Penny

This valuable book assembles the advice and experiences of some of the nation’s most successful black women entrepreneurs

50 Billion Dollar Boss (a nod to the combined revenues generated by black-women-owned firms between…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Meet the Power Women CMOs Behind Big Corporate Brands

These women excel in their roles as chief marketing officers, pushing their companies further

BlackEnterprise.com wants you to meet the chief marketing officers behind some of the most recognized…

By Lisa Fraser

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How To Succeed as a Leader

The female CEOS of the BE 100s give lessons on risk-taking, leadership development and influence

The female CEOS of the BE 100s give lessons on risk-taking, leadership development and influence.

By Kali Wilder

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Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever Talks How Exceptional Black Women Lead

"I’m a firm believer in the power of collective wisdom."

DC-based consultant shares leadership insight and key highlights from her new book, and talks how…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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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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Black History at Home and Abroad: 13 Leaders Whose Impact Went Global

These historymakers have crossed borders, expanded their reach and legacies

February marks the celebration of Black History Month in the U.S. and Canada. These global…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Starting Over: Stacii Jae Johnson Talks New Show and Rebounding From Career-Breaking Scandal

'From the Bottom Up' star shares keys to getting your life back

Stacii Jae Johnson, who stars on the Queen Latifah-produced reality show “From the Bottom Up,”…

By Janell Hazelwood

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5 Lessons From Cam Newton on Dabbin’ Your Way to the Top

Leadership lessons from the Carolina Panthers star quarterback

Top leadership lessons you can learn from Carolina Panthers star quarterback and NFL MVP Cam…

By Courtney Connley

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Global Tech Leaders of the Diaspora: 10 African Innovators to Watch In 2016

These leaders are changing the landscape of the continent and connecting the world

With Africa’s emerging markets and forecasts for economic booms, these tech leaders are expected to…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Black Star Grove Expands the Cultural Horizons of Black Youth

Founder Amber Turner promotes self-confidence, academic excellence and leadership

Amber Turner, M.A. was witnessing a trend that she grew increasingly frustrated with. The lack…

By Daron Pressley

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3 Key Qualities Successful CEOs Possess

Even without innate leadership qualities, you can still adopt these characteristics of truly remarkable CEOs

While it might sound fancy, being a CEO is not easy. As the leader of…

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Young & Disrupting: Okayafrica CEO Talks Journey From Wall Street to Emerging Culture Brand

Abiola Oke is taking corporate savvy to expand footprint of the continent

Abiola Oke, CEO of Okayafrica, is among young business leaders beginning journeys to disrupt the…

By Janell Hazelwood

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