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Rosalind “Roz” Brewer Tapped As New Starbucks COO

Just months after joining the Starbucks board of directors, Rosalind “Roz” Brewer has been appointed…

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Poll: The Millennial Palate Prefers Fast and Mobile Eats

This generation prefers a meal with a side of tech-infused convenience

When it comes to satisfying taste buds and dining, eateries like Five Guys, the Cheesecake…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Former Sam’s Club CEO Rosalind Brewer Joins Starbucks Corporate Board

Starbucks now becomes one of the most diverse corporate boards

Find out how Rosalind Brewer’s recent appointment as one of Starbuck’s corporate directors now makes…

By Safon Floyd

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You Can Get a Master’s Degree for $7,000

Georgia Tech’s prestigious computer science program is affordable

Is a master’s in computer science from a highly ranked university out of your reach?…

By Robin White Goode

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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…

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Starbucks New Employee Perk Helps Veterans’ Families Pay for College

Company pledges to pay tuition for the spouses or children of veteran employees

Starbucks pledges to pay tuition for the spouses or children of veteran employees.

By Courtney Connley

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Christian Controversy: Starbucks Under Fire Over Holiday Cups

Arizona-based evangelist accuses brand of being anti-Christmas

Josua Feuerstein, an Arizona-based evangelist, is calling for Starbucks to put Christ back into Christmas…

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Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, Rapper Common, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on the Effects of Youth Unemployment

Schultz sheds light on the racial injustices minority youth face when seeking employment

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, Rapper Common, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel talk about the adverse…

By Courtney Connley

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100,000 Opportunities Initiative Touches Down in Chicago

An ‘historic moment’ for disconnected youth

Led by Starbucks, 100,000 Opportunities Initiative launched in Chicago at an Opportunity Fair & Forum…

By Robin White Goode

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Starbucks-Led Initiative Kicks off Youth Job Fair in Chicago

Job fair expected to serve at least 3,000 pre-registered Chicago youth

Starbucks-led 100,000 Opportunities Initiative kicks off in Chicago with plans to grant thousands of young…

By Courtney Connley

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Former NBA Player Embarks on a New Career at Starbucks

Vin Baker talks getting his second wind of career success at Starbucks

Former NBA player Vin Baker, talks about his new career at Starbucks and the financial…

By Courtney Connley

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Your Next Best Hire May Have Spent Time in Prison

Mark Holden of Koch Industries shares why criminal justice reform makes for good business

Although the U.S. has less than 5% of the world’s population, it houses roughly 25%…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Starbucks and Other Major Companies Pledge Job Opportunities for 100,000 Unemployed Youth

Campaign to hold its first youth job fair in Chicago with the help of rapper Common

Starbucks teams up with executives from 16 other companies to create job opportunities to 100,000…

By Courtney Connley

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Spotify Enters Video Streaming Business, Partners With Starbucks

The music streaming site teams with top content producers while coffee baristas will soon become DJs

Spotify offers video streaming and announces Starbucks partnership, and in less than one week, it…

By Joel Lyons

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Starbucks Workers Getting Free Tuition Expected to Double

Nearly half the employees hired last month say they will take advantage of the program

After expanding its free tuition program, the number of Starbucks employees working to earn a…

By Courtney Connley

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The College Debt Barrier Comes Down

Starbucks serves up higher ed with a smile

Starbucks and Arizona State University dismantle the barriers to college completion.

By Robin White Goode

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Starbucks Expands College Tuition Program for Workers

Coffee chain agrees to offer free college tuition for four years instead of two

Starbucks expands its partnership with Arizona State University to offer free tuition for four years…

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Starbucks and USA Today Team Up to Tackle Race

Backlash heats up via social media---with some in support and others calling it an utter nightmare

Starbucks has teamed up with USA Today to tackle racism with a new “Race Together”…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Starbucks CEO Holds a Series of Race Discussions with Employees

Howard Schultz travels to various cities to talk with Starbucks employees about their racial experiences

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz holds a series of open discussions about race with employees

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Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Pens Open Letter About Race, Ferguson And Injustice

The company wants to create opportunities for the community

Starbucks CEO is an advocate for taking on big issues with even bigger solutions. Howard…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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How To

Apply to More Than 50 HBCUs at Once With the Common Black College Application

Students can apply to 52 of the more than 100 HBCUs by completing just one…

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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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