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How to React When You’ve Been Blindsided by a Co-Worker

Tips for dealing with a shady situation in the workplace

Find out how you should handle being blind-sided in the workplace.

By Courtney Connley

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5 Types of Annoying Co-Workers That May Be Your Demise

You may have to work with them, but you don't have to befriend them

These co-workers are sure to get on your last nerve, but it’s important to make…

By Courtney Connley

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5 Effective Ways to Deal With a Sabotaging Co-Worker

And getting even is not an option

Find out how you can handle a sabotaging co-worker in the workplace

By Courtney Connley

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Weekend Wellness: Spend Your Lunch Break With People You Like

It's more than important to take a breather during work hours

Four quick and beneficial ways to enjoy your lunch break while at work.

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Are Minorities Penalized for Promoting Diversity in the Workplace?

Study shows minorities who promote diversity are rated less competent by their boss

Find out what a Harvard Business Review study says about minorities who promote diversity in…

By Courtney Connley

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Should You Take a Chance On a Workplace Romance?

Answer these 4 questions before mixing work and pleasure

A successful workplace romance may lead to a loving relationship with a promise of commitment…

By Kandia Johnson

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3 Tips for Surviving a Job Loss

HR expert offers advice for bouncing back after being fired

Tips and advice from an HR expert on how to bounce back after being fired…

By Courtney Connley

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The Surprising Age at Which Women’s Pay Falls Behind

Payscale report reveals that women's pay starts to plateau more than a decade before men

According to a Payscale study of 1.4 million full-time workers, women make less than men…

By Courtney Connley

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[WATCH] BE’s Stacey Tisdale Shares Her Insights on Millennials at Rider University

Mark your calendars for tonight at 6:30 p.m.

Tonight, Black Enterprise Senior Editor of Personal Finance Stacey Tisdale will be speaking to Millennials…

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Hyatt Hotels, Chili’s Grill, and Eventbrite Make ‘100 Best Workplaces for Women List’

Fortune releases 'Best of the Best' companies for women

According to Fortune, to create the Best Workplaces survey, over 130,000 women from 637 companies…

By Kandia Johnson

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The Alarming Health Effects of Working Overtime

Studies show increased health risks and decrease in productivity

Studies find increased health risks for professionals who work overtime.

By Courtney Connley

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5 Tips to Help Companies Attract and Retain Minority Female Talent

Key ways companies can respond to workplace issues faced by women of color

A report by Working Mother Research Institute offers tips to help companies create a more…

By Courtney Connley

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[STUDY] Women of Color in STEM Discriminated Against in the Workplace

Harvard Business Review finds key factors that push women away from STEM careers

A study released by Harvard Business Review finds five key factors that push women away…

By Courtney Connley

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10 Steps to Asking for the Raise You Desire

Tips for getting the pay increase you want

Key tips for negotiating the salary you desire

By Courtney Connley

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Hillary Clinton Supports Minimum Wage Hike

Clinton urges the creators of the "Fight for 15" movement to continue their work

Hillary Clinton voices her support for a minimum wage hike in a phone call to…

By Courtney Connley

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[STUDY] Minority Retail Workers Earn Lower Wages Than White Colleagues

Report finds wage gap amongst minority workers and their white counterparts

New study released by Demo and the NAACP shows black and Hispanic retail workers earn…

By Courtney Connley

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Google Still Struggling to Diversify Workplace

Report shows large gender and racial gap amongst tech giant employees

Google’s updated report shows the tech giant is still struggling to diversity its workforce.

By Courtney Connley

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Gov. Cuomo Announces New Efforts to Protect Nail Salon Employees

A new set of bill of rights will now be printed and displayed in nail salons across the city

Gov. Cuomo announces new plan to protect the pay and health of nail salon employees.

By Courtney Connley

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Five Aspects of Body Language That Affect Business Communication

These unspoken cues can make or break understanding in the office

Master these techniques to communicate better in business.

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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New Study Shows Decline In Women Entrepreneurs

New data shows for the first time in 20 years fewer women are starting businesses

Women opened 36.8% of U.S. businesses in 2014, down from an average of 40.7% over…

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