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Jasmine Brand

The Business of Blogging: How the Jasmine BRAND Is Building a Media Empire

Jasmine Brand discusses the success of her website, theJasmineBRAND.com, and gives advice to aspiring bloggers…

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Volvo

2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country: Paradigm Shift for the Maker of ‘Swedish Bricks’

Automotive expert Brian Armstead talks about the latest vehicle innovations from Volvo

Throughout its storied history, Volvo, the Swedish brand now owned by Geely of China,…

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Prentice Penny

‘Insecure’ Showrunner Prentice Penny Opens Up About his New truTV Series

After working behind the scenes on 'Insecure,' 'Girlfriends,' and 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine,' Prentice Penny will step onto the small screen

Writer and producer Prentice Penny stars in the new lifestyle series Upscale with Prentice Penny,…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Spring Break

Don’t Let Spring Break Leave You Broke

Before you use your college refund check to book a trip or go on a shopping spree, ask yourself, "Will spring break leave me spring broke?"

Thousands of college students across the country are celebrating Spring Break and are using their…

By Jessica Brown

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Fine Artist Cheryl R. Riley: The Art of Art Collecting (Part 2)

Cheryl R. Riley explains that art’s purpose is to give joy, or resonate personally on profound levels every time you look at it

Cheryl R. Riley explains that art’s purpose is to give joy or resonate personally on…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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art collecting

Fine Artist Cheryl R. Riley on the Art of Art Collecting (Part 1)

Art expert Cheryl R. Riley's extensive body of work includes public and private art, installations, sculptures, decorative art, and residential murals

Fine artist Cheryl R. Riley has a wide-ranging career, spanning more than four decades and…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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thanksgiving alone

9 Ways to Spend Thanksgiving Alone

Spending Thanksgiving alone can be therapeutic

Find out what to do when you want to spend Thanksgiving alone and you are…

By Maryann Reid

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Veteran

91-Year-Old Veteran Fights Two Wars and Becomes Crusader

The inspiring story of Marvin Gilmore

Marvin Gilmore is a World War II veteran, who fought for the U.S. while fighting racism…

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Rotimatic

Rotimatic: The Roti Making Robot

Rotimatic takes the labor out of making the delicious Caribbean/Indian bread

Meet Rotimatic—an automated robot that mixes flour, water, and oil, to fresh, hot roti.
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By Samara Lynn

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black panthers

The Black Panthers: 10-Point Program

This is the March 1972 version of the document when the Black Panther Party shifted its focus from black nationalism to helping all oppressed communities

1. WE WANT FREEDOM. WE WANT POWER TO DETERMINE THE DESTINY OF OUR BLACK AND…

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Constance White

BE Luxury: Constance White Reveals Why Luxury Is Always “Personal”

Constance White believes luxury is about experiences not buying power

BE Luxury is Black Enterprise’s luxury series with top experts in the Luxury Market.  The…

By Maryann Reid

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#FridayFitness: Resistance Training Is the Fountain of Youth

Hit the gym and do the damn thing

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Did you know that the aging process begins soon after 30? That age…

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Starbucks

Here’s What You Should Order at Starbucks Based on Your Mood

Check out this easy list to help you decide what to order at Starbucks based on your mood

Check out this easy list to help you decide what to order at Starbucks based…

By Cristie Leondis

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Memorial Day

Enjoy These 5 Cocktails to Celebrate Memorial Day

These refreshing cocktails will leave you and your guests happy this holiday

Not sure what drinks to serve guests this Memorial day? Check out these refreshing and…

By Cristie Leondis

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How This Small Family Farm Is A Supplier To Big Corporations

Thompson Family Farms is growing potatoes for fast-good giants like Burger King and McDonald’s

For nine years Robert Thompson worked as a marketing executive for Fresh Del Monte Produce…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Fertility

Diversity Fertility Services is Breaking the Myths About Black Women and Fertility

Oshun Fertility is also the first egg donation and surrogacy agency designed specifically for people of African descent and Latinos

Why do so many black and Latino women decide to stay quiet about fertility services?

By Kimberly Wilson

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Fit

How Do You Stay Healthy and Fit at Work? Check out these #BESavvy Twitter Responses

Black Enterprise readers offer their tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle in the workplace

How do you stay healthy and fit at work? Discover what answers readers provided to…

By Cristie Leondis

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Simple Healthy Eating Tips for Millennials on the Move

Tamika Catchings shares 5 tips for young professionals

In today’s fast-paced, ever-changing world, it’s easy to neglect important things in life like healthy…

By Mia N. Hall

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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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5 Valentine’s Day Date Ideas For Singles and Couples

Tired of the same old Valentine's Day date ideas? Check out a few tips below

Tired of the same old Valentines day date ideas? Check out a few tips below.

By Kandia Johnson

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How To

3 (Non-Creepy) Ways to Follow-up After a Networking Event

If you’ve ever exchanged contact information at a networking event, then waited too long to…

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women in business

How Women in Business Can Help Other Women Break Barriers

Considering women of color are the fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the United States, BlackEnterprise.com…

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