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Ryan Ford talks diversity in Hollywood

PR Pro: Why We Shouldn’t Look to Hollywood to Tell Our Stories

As the executive vice president and chief creative officer of Cashmere Agency, Ryan Ford is…

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The Right Ways to Get the Most Out of LinkedIn

You've been doing LinkedIn wrong

Some LinkedIn tips to consider if you’re struggling to attract career-related opportunities or make meaningful…

By Kandia Johnson

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How to “Go Viral” Like The #BeardGameMatters Facebook Group

Great marketing lessons from bearded guys

If you were on social media during the past two weeks, you likely saw references…

By Michelle Y. Talbert, Esq.

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Have Social Media Burnout? There Are 7 Apps For That!

If you are an entrepreneur sick of tending to your social media, there is help

Engaging with social media day in and day out can be time-consuming, distracting and downright…

By Kandia Johnson

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Cheryl Contee (Image: File)

Cheryl Contee Talks Facebook Acquisition, Co-Founding ‘Yes We Code’, and More

"To be a part of two successful startups exits, particularly as a black woman, it makes me a true unicorn..."

To be a part of two successful startups exits, particularly as a black woman, it…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Kay Madati

Ex-BET Exec Kay Madati Appointed as Twitter’s Head of Content Partnerships

After working stints at BET and Facebook, the business leader is bringing his talents to Twitter

Former BET executive Kay Madati tweeted Tuesday that he is leaving the TV network and…

By Selena Hill

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Social Media

4 Ways to Determine Marketing ROI for Social Media

Businesses need to determine the value of social media marketing by measuring the ROI

Companies often spend large budgets for social marketing without attaching a value to their efforts.…

By Sherron Washington

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influence online

4 Simple Ways to Increase Your Influence Online

These resources will help you stay in the know and build your brand as a thought leader within in your realm of expertise

Subscribe to or join the following networks to stay in the know, build your influence…

By Kandia Johnson

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Is Your LinkedIn Profile Helping or Hurting You?

It's all in the presentation

A solid LinkedIn profile could make the difference between you landing a great job or…

By Yvette Gavin

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She Lost Her Job, And Then Made Over $80K in Profits During Memphis Black Restaurant Week

After a career setback she became better; not bitter

“Believe it or not, I did not expect the Memphis Black Restaurant Week to be…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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Business

3 Reasons Why Your Business Is Being Overlooked Online

Here are three ways to make your digital marketing strategy more effective

Struggling to get noticed online? Here are 3 reasons why your business may be overlooked…

By Kandia Johnson

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digital literacy

Talk to Your Teenager About Digital Literacy

Many young people have not yet fully grasped that what they share online can derail their future

Many young people have not yet fully grasped that what they share online can derail…

By Selena Hill

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black fathers

These Pictures of Black Fathers and Their Kids Will Melt Your Heart

This Father's Day, black-owned grooming company Bold Beardsmen launches #BoldBlackDads social campaign

For Father’s Day, one black-owned company is taking to social media to celebrate black fathers. Luxury…

By Alisa Gumbs

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New Twitter Interface

Twitter: Oh You Fancy, Huh?

Twitter updates its platform with a redesign.

Remember all of the icons at the bottom of the screen that you used to:…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Top 3 Social Media Small Business Mistakes

Your business Facebook is not the same as your personal Facebook

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Social media is a breeding ground for poor marketing because of its dynamic…

By Sherron Washington

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The New Resume: 7 Must-Haves for Every Media Kit

Whether you are launching a new business or seeking a new career, you need a solid need a media kit

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Media kits are a great way to highlight your successes in a professional…

By Cameka Smith

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Personal Brand

6 Ways to Build a Strong Personal Brand and Become a Celebrity Entrepreneur

Takeaways from Ramon Ray's insightful presentation on how to effectively develop an impactful personal brand at the 2017 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit

During the Black Enterprise 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit, personal branding expert Ramon Ray delivered a presentation…

By Selena Hill

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#ImpeachTrumpNow

Black Celebs and Leaders Calling to #ImpeachTrumpNow

The resistance is increasing in strength, as more are demanding to #ImpeachTrumpNow on Twitter and Instagram

Cries from the left to #ImpreachTrump have only gotten louder. Here are a few black…

By Selena Hill

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digital literacy

Nurse Alice: Could Social Media Be Stressing You Out?

The importance of unplugging

When social media is stressing you out, sometimes the best thing to do is walk…

By nursealice

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influence online

5 Tips on Marketing Your Business For $100 Or Less

You can do much more than buy a Facebook ad.

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You don’t have to break the bank in order to market your business…

By Cameka Smith

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How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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