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Entrepreneurs Summit

Here’s Another Reason Why You MUST Attend BE’s Entrepreneurs Summit

This is your opportunity to gain business advice from Melinda F. “SmallBizLady” Emerson, America’s #1…

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Network

So You Say You Want to Network! Here Are a Few Things to Remember

The ability to network is one of the most crucial skills any entrepreneur can have. So make sure you are making the most of your networking experiences

There are many different types of networking events. Some are strictly business related, some are…

By Cameka Smith

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time management

5 Time Management Tips for Small Business Owners

Get organized, increase productivity, and maintain efficiency with these five tips to improve your time management skills

Any small business owner knows that time is money. Here are five time management tips…

By Stephanie Chung

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Small Business Owners

Small Business Owners Are Earning More and Spending More on Marketing

A new survey reveals that about half of small businesses project higher revenue this year, prompting them to boost spending on marketing

A new survey by Clutch reveals that 59% of small business owners expect their revenue…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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social media

Surprising Number of Small Biz Owners Still Don’t Use Social Media

And for the entrepreneurs who do, Facebook is king

In today’s age of selfie saturation and Facebook Live branding, there is still a significant…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Shark Tank

Expect to See More Black Entrepreneurs on ‘Shark Tank’ Season 8

The new season of ABC's 'Shark Tank' will feature a number of black business owners

Grease Bags, an eco-friendly way to dispose of cooking grease, joins an increasing number of…

By Brandon Andrews

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Obamcare

Small Business Owners Feel Positive About A Trump Administration

Survey shows small business owners are upbeat after Donald Trump's presidential win

A new survey shows that though small business owners feel ignored by political decision-makers, they…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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6 Reasons All Business Owners Should Register Trademarks

Debating whether you should trademark your business? Here are six reasons why you should take action

Many business owners and entrepreneurs wonder whether they should trademark their company name. Here are…

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4 Sacrifices Every Entrepreneur Must Make When Starting a New Business

An honest look at setting out on your own

Nowadays, social media has given a lot of people a false sense of reality on…

By Kandia Johnson

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[REPORT] 15% of Small Businesses Have Mobile Apps

And at least 40% of small business have no plans to launch one in the future

About 15% of small businesses have mobile apps, according to the results of a new…

By Joel Lyons

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hillary clinton

[WATCH] Hillary Clinton Meets with S.C. Female Minority Small Business Owners

Presidential hopeful sits down with women to talk entrepreneurial concerns

Presidential hopeful, Hillary Clinton, sits down with African American women to talk small business concerns.

By Brittany Dandy

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[SURVEY] Optimism Among Business Owners Drops

A decline in revenues and access to credit influencing small business owners views of current business climate

Small Business owners felt much better about doing business at start of the new year…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Infographic: 10 Ways Savvy Business Travelers Excel on The Go

Here are 10 new rules of conduct for business travelers

Chances are if you’re a business traveler, you spend most of your days trying to…

By Kandia Johnson

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Small Business Owners Vs Entrepreneurs: Which One Are You?

Experts breakdown differences between Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners

National Small Business Week wrapped up for the year on Friday May 16.
For a week…

By Richard Spiropoulos

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Small Business Lending Is On The Rise

Banks have loosened their grip, making it easier for business owners to get loans and credit line increases

Banks haven’t eased up to the lending of pre-recession years, especially when it comes to…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Young black employee, smiling

Small Business Owners are “Happy” Despite Concerns about Healthcare and Retirement

Study also shows dissatisfaction with government support

A new study of small business owners reveals they’re generally happy about the future, but…

By C. Daniel Baker

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John Kasick

Ohio Governor: ‘Blacks Can Come From The Streets And Own Businesses’

The Ohio governor is no stranger to controversial comments

The Ohio governor is no stranger to controversial comments

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A Champion for Black Business

For educator Isha Edwards, strengthening minority-owned businesses is a personal and professional goal

Whether she’s teaching, consulting, or mentoring a minority entrepreneur, Edwards’ philosophy remains the same. “While…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Choose the Right Credit Card for Your Business

Here’s what you need to know before closing a deal on an account

The Wall Street Journal breaks down what you need to know when shopping for the…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Business Credit Cards Might Put Your Personal Credit at Risk

Business never personal, except when it comes to the company credit card as the CARD Act has left small business owners unprotected

The Pew Charitable Trust’s Safe Credit Cards Project recently released a study showing millions of…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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How To

Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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