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5 Ways To Grow Your Business Through PR

Creating credibility using news, media, and social sources can help drive sales and revenues

Every business owner needs public relations. Here are five ways to grow your business through…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Howard University Breaks Ground On $1 Million Innovation Incubator For Startups

District’s first venture capital tech hub to help bring smart ideas to market

Howard University is staking its claim in the latest hotbed for emerging companies.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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4 Simple Steps for Starting a Business With Only $15K

There are always people and resources you can turn to for answers

Here are some simple steps small business owners can take when starting a business with…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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[Entrepreneur of the Week] Female Surgeon Turned Social Entrepreneur Talks Turning a Setback into Success

Dr. Bonnie Mason launches a non-profit organization to address healthcare disparities

Dr. Bonnie Mason, a female surgeon, launches non-profit organization to address healthcare disparities.

By Kandia Johnson

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This CEO Knows the Secret to Franchise Success

Brian Joubert, CEO of L&B Tax Service, offers tips on building and growing a franchise

“You can’t beat the financial and social freedom that [a franchise] provides, essentially allowing you…

By Roz A Gee

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Entrepreneurs Summit: Who Has the Best Small Business? We Need Names

Black Enterprise is on the hunt for the best small business

If you know of an exceptional small business making an impact on an industry by…

By Safon Floyd

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Why All Marketing Creatives Should Rely On Data

Don’t guess what type of information your audience wants to see—rely on data to tell you for sure

With all of this in mind, here are four key tenets for marketing creatives to…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Done the Write Way: 10 Keys to Becoming a Better Blogger

Tips on how to write more effectively and powerfully

The ability to communicate that message powerfully, purposely and effectively for some is a gift.…

By Roz A Gee

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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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Taking Your Small Business to the Next Level Requires Action, Not Ideas

Tips for making business advancement real

I went to a conference this year where I heard something very familiar. One of…

By Ella Rucker

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5 Cost-Effective Ways to Increase Your Brand’s Visibility

Use these affordable approaches to make your brand known

Gain brand exposure and increase your brand’s visibility, without breaking the bank, through the following…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Robert Gooden, owner, Cigar Bar

U.S. Navy Veteran Turned Entrepreneur Launches High-End Cigar Bar

Vetrepreneur discusses his latest venture

Vetrepreneur Robert “Doc” Gooden became inspired to pursue a brand new idea—one that would allow…

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Small Business Owners Put Personal Time and Savings Into Growing Their Business

Small business owners are struggling to make it when it comes to maintaining a work-life…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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[Entrepreneur of the Week] Ade Samuel—Young Fashion Stylist to the Stars Launches Shoe Line

Young fashion stylist talks what it takes to launch your own shoe line

Young fashion stylist talks what it takes to launch your own shoe line.

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Marketing Ideas for the Budget-Friendly Small Business

Marketing is expensive, but so is a failed business plan

Stretch your marketing ideas further with these simple strategies, guaranteed to help your budget-friendly small…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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5 Mistakes to Avoid Before Quitting Your Job to Start Your Own Business

Starting a business requires more than capital

Starting a business requires more than capital.

By Kandia Johnson

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[Entrepreneur of the Week] How a Side Hobby Became a Multi-Location Business

Falicia Fracassi, the founder of Fracassi Lashes, talks tips for managing a multi-location business

Falicia Fracassi, the founder of Fracassi Lashes, talks tips for managing a multi-location business.

By Kandia Johnson

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The One Question You Should Ask Your Small Business Mentor

Having a mentor is like having an EZ pass on the road to retail success

Having a business mentor is like having an EZ pass on the road to retail…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Diversity Recruitment Platform Jopwell Raises $3.25 Million in Seed Funding

Magic Johnson Enterprises among investors in landmark round

Jopwell will use $3.25 million investment to scale operations, infrastructure, and product capabilities to meet growing…

By Janell Hazelwood

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6 Eye-Opening Mobile Marketing Statistics

There is less competition in the channel than you think

These eye-opening mobile marketing facts may challenge everything you think you know about mobile marketing…

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