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Can A Sista Get Some Help? Black Women Less Supported At Work

Across the board, black women are getting less help from their managers to advance in…

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Monday Motivation: How To Keep Going, From A 102-Year-Old Runner

In her memoir "Can't Nothing Bring Me Down," Ida Keeling shares how starting to run in her 60s helped her overcome her sorrow from the loss of her sons

In her memoir “Can’t Nothing Bring Me Down,” record-setting runner Ida Keeling shares the motivation…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Sharon Epperson

TV Journalist Sharon Epperson Battles Back from Brain Injury

CNBC finance expert is scarred, but not scared, after a ruptured blood vessel

CNBC journalist Sharon Epperson is scarred, but not scared, after battling back from a ruptured…

By Alisa Gumbs

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women of power

The Women of Power Summit: An Experience Like No Other

Watch these women share highlights from this professional leadership conference

Attendees opened up about the highlighting moments from Women of Power, our annual professional leadership…

By Selena Hill

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Michelle Obama

#FridayReads: Loving on Michelle Obama With ‘Chasing Light’

New book shares behind-the-scenes photos of the former first lady

New book “Chasing Light” shares behind the scenes photos of former First Lady Michelle Obama…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Ahyiana Angel (Image: Switch, Pivot or Quit)

Former NBA Publicist Starts Podcast for Women Looking to Make Career Transitions

'I bet on myself and won,' says former publicist-turned-podcaster Ahyiana Angel

“Have you noticed that we are no longer living in a world where ambitious people…

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Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay

The Issue of Race Finally Explodes on ‘The Bachelorette’

Just weeks into the season, the first black Bachelorette says what all black women feel sometimes

In a clip that immediately started making news last week, The Bachelorette broke down in…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Salli Richardson

Salli Richardson-Whitfield Talks Moving From Acting to the Director’s Chair

5 takeaways from the actor-turned-director on a successful career transition

‘Forget everything you’ve heard about Black women not getting along and supporting each other,’ Salli…

By Mia N. Hall

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mobile bartending

Sumptuous Spirits Is Bringing Luxury Mobile Bartending to Metro Detroit

The one-year-old company targets “social professionals” in entrepreneurial, professional, and corporate communities

Sumptuous Spirits
As a college student at Miles College in Alabama, Lauren Daniels was always…

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Tiny but Mighty–in Grandma’s Hands

One of our contributors shares the legacy of her grandmother's love and power

Over the last two months, I experienced three major events, all of which made me…

By Rita P. Mitchell

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Power

Here’s What You Missed at the 2017 Women of Power Summit

In a nutshell, the summit was filled with powerful speeches, transformational seminars, and the bonding of professional women of color

In a nutshell, here are some of the speeches, seminars, networking opportunities that took place…

By Selena Hill

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Women

6 Ways The Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit Changed My Life

Surrounded by approximately 900 black businesswomen in various fields, we were not minorities. And oh, there was nothing “minor” about these glorious women!

I was lucky enough to attend the 2017 Women of Power Summit in Phoenix, now…

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negotiating

10 Negotiating Tips to Get Paid What You’re Worth

During the 2017 Women of Power Summit, a panel of experts shared advice on the best practices that women should apply when negotiating their salary

During the Women of Power Summit, a panel of experts led a master class in…

By Selena Hill

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women of power

5 Lessons From Women of Power Icons Ursula Burns and Ann Fudge

These luminaries offer their perspective on challenges, loyalty, and seeing your race as a positive rather than a negative

Hundreds of black female executives and professionals gathered at the Black Enterprise Women of Power…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Power

Women of Power 2017 Kicks Off With a Bang

Women of color around the country convened in Phoenix for day one of the signature BE summit

The Women of Power Summit began with a bang on Thursday as over 800 influential…

By Selena Hill

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Bozoma Saint John

The Most Powerful Women in Business: Apple’s Bozoma Saint John

Bozoma Saint John, Head of Global Marketing, Apple Music, Apple is one of Black Enterprise's Most Powerful Women in Business

See why Bozoma Saint John, the Head of Global Marketing at Apple Music, was named…

By Kali Wilder

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The Lip Bar Celebrates 5 Years of Challenging the Beauty Standard

Melissa Butler says she isn’t passionate about makeup.
Butler, who founded The Lip Bar in 2012, says…

By Danielle D. Hughes

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How to network your way to success

Coach Dee Marshall Shows How to Network Your Way to Success

Women of Power Summit coach shares her best networking tips

Are you an entrepreneur looking to gain new business? Or a professional striving to climb…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Elaine Welteroth

5 Times Teen Vogue Women of Power Speaker Elaine Welteroth SLAYED Instagram

Because she represents real #LifeGoals for 20-something journalists like me

Elaine Welteroth is the personification of #LifeGoals for Millennials across the nation. Here are 5…

By Selena Hill

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Shirley Jackson

7 Facts You Should Know about Shirley Jackson

Leslie Jones shed light on a serious issue; we don't know enough about brilliant black people such as Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson

Here’s a list of seven interesting facts about Dr. Shirley Jackson, the black woman who…

By Samara Lynn

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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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