Tag Archives: Women in business

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‘Project Entrepreneur’ Empowers Women-Owned Businesses in NYC

Women entrepreneurs attend 'Project Entrepreneur' business intensive weekend

Women entrepreneurs attend ‘Project Entrepreneur’ business intensive weekend.

By Kandia Johnson

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First African American Woman to Receive Harvard MBA Opens Up About Lessons Learned (Part II)

Barrier-breaking entrepreneur talks succeeding in a male-dominated industry

Barrier-breaking entrepreneur talks succeeding in a male-dominated industry.

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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The 50 Billion Dollar Boss Is Worth Every Penny

This valuable book assembles the advice and experiences of some of the nation’s most successful black women entrepreneurs

50 Billion Dollar Boss (a nod to the combined revenues generated by black-women-owned firms between…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever Talks How Exceptional Black Women Lead

"I’m a firm believer in the power of collective wisdom."

DC-based consultant shares leadership insight and key highlights from her new book, and talks how…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Glam University and Rolling Out Magazine Present “I Am Girl Power” Film

Film shares stories of "Girl Power" from successful businesswomen

The film opened with a chilling recounting of Peterson’s life, from working in the adult…

By Chanel Martin

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50 Most Powerful Women In Corporate America

Black Enterprise identifies the top female executives transforming global business in 2015

From product and service development to talent management—and much more—these corporate mavens all drive revenues,…

By Courtney Connley

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Comedian Agunda Okeyo Talks Laughter, Fear, Money, and Broadway

Sisters of Comedy creator leaving her mark on the Great White Way

You don’t have to love money, but you must respect money. Many people, in my…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Glassdoor Announces Top 25 Jobs for Work-Life Balance

IT and Web-related jobs were strong contenders

According to a new Glassdoor report, work-life balance has decreased in recent years. Here are…

By Cristie Leondis

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’50 Billion Dollar Boss’ Authors Talk Diversity, Black Women Entrepreneurs and Success

Kathey Porter and Andrea Hoffman provide unique insight into being a businesswoman

With an impressive wheelhouse of expertise that includes small business development, Fortune 500 consulting, supplier…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Belinda Enoma, The Purpose Activator, Lets Freedom Ring on Nation’s Capital

Inspirational speaker and business coach headlines Maryland empowerment conference

The iEmancipateME Conference challenged attendees to eliminate the excuses, activate their purposes, employ life strategies…

By Roz A Gee

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Power Women of the Diaspora: Global Philanthropist Talks Power of Black Women in Action

How MacDella Cooper used corporate experience in fashion to drive change in Liberia

MacDella Cooper has enjoyed a successful career in fashion and corporate event planning, working for…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Part 1: Star Jones Talks Money, Careers, and Capitalizing on Diversity

Climbing the corporate ladder to be an agent of change

Inclusion is simply good for business. Your consumer base is going to be black, Asian,…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Women of Power: Making Moves in Business [Infographic]

Many of today’s top businesses are led by women

Women are leading the pack in the business world

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Getting to the Heart of Business

As executive vice president for corporate services, Audrey Boone Tillman oversees operations for the divisions…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Motherhood vs. Career Pursuit: Should Women Have to Choose?

Women weigh in on whether sacrifice of parenting is doable and worth it

From fashion icon Kimora Lee Simmons to Xerox CEO Ursula Burns, women balance motherhood and…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Art of the Turnaround

Retired Air Force lieutenant colonel propels small petroleum company into a million-dollar logistics business

Sandra K. Walls became the sole owner of AVPOL in 2004 and turned the petroleum…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Girl Scouts of America: Leadership and Entrepreneurship Beyond Just Cookies

National president Connie Lindsey talks girl power she took straight to the boardroom

To close out Women’s History Month, BlackEnterprise.com talks with Girl Scouts national president Connie Lindsey…

By Janell Hazelwood

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I Love You Oprah, But I Still Won’t Watch OWN

Here's an idea: Spice things up by sprinkling in some reality and rachetness

Oprah, let’s be real: Reality and celebrity-based TV are not only the popular kids on…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Green-Eyed Diva: 5 Steps to Conquer the Hater in You

We all get jealous. Here's how to shake it off and keep it moving

Healthy professional competition is vital among successful peers, but jealousy can creep in with every…

By Janell Hazelwood

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7 Must-Haves for Every Professional Woman’s Bag

These vital items ensure you're always prepared for that next opportunity

Keep these seven vital items on hand for daily career success.

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