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7 Keys to Getting and Keeping Respect in the Workplace

Studies state that respectful treatment of employees as the most important factor contributing to job satisfaction

Discover “The 7 Keys to Gaining and Maintaining RESPECT in the workplace”. These keys will…

By Cameka Smith

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Can This Type of Intervention Stop School Suspensions Before They Start?

The work of Stanford social psychologist, Jason Okonofua, shows great promise

There are stark racial disparities in out-of-school suspensions: Black students are nearly four times more…

By Robin White Goode

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Athletes Need to Show Respect, Especially For 13 Year-olds

Despite Mo’Ne Davis’ forgiveness, Bloomsburg University removes baseball player for sexually offensive tweet

Disrespect in sports takes on a totally new form when it’s against a child athlete.…

By Sakina Spruell

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Business is never supposed to be personal, but when LeBron James decided it was time to part ways with his agent Aaron Goodwin, the NBA star turned to longtime friend Maverick Carter to pick up the reigns. Growing up together in Akron, Ohio, the former high school classmates built a mentoring friendship around the sport of basketball that has since grown to encompass the business of basketball. As co-founders of LRMR Marketing, James and Carter have successfully collaborated on a host of business opportunities including managing other pro athletes, endorsement deals with major brands, and most recently bringing Sheets energy strips to market. Based on the young CEO’s track record, BlackEnterprise.com spoke with Carter to get his top tips on how to juggle friendship with partnership. —Anslem Samuel, with additional reporting by Christina M. Tapper

Maverick Carter’s 4 Tips on Doing Business With a Friend

LeBron James' right hand man explains how friends can work together successfully and profitably

LRMR Marketing’s Maverick Carter shares insight on how he and longtime friend LeBron James manage…

By Anslem Samuel

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