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How Law School Changed My Perception of Entrepreneurship

Law school made J.R. Garrett a better businessman. Here’s why

…”Law school not only prepared me for the legal profession, but it also gave me…

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The Pros and Cons of Owning a Franchise

Should you or should you not let others do the work for you?

Find out why you should, or perhaps you shouldn’t, take on a franchise as your…

By Safon Floyd

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Trump Supporters Paint Over Memorial Honoring Deceased Omega Psi Phi Student

James Madison University has been caught in a social media firestorm after a troubling on-campus incident

The students stayed up late into the night on Friday to finish painting the rock…

By Hailey Wallace

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How to Network When You’re an Introvert

Tips for overcoming your networking fear

Tips for networking and building new connections when you’re an introvert

By Courtney Connley

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How Coding Helped This Young Professional Double Her Salary in One Year

Jayana Johnson shares her journey to becoming a UX Designer for MasterCard

Jayana Johnson shares how coding helped her to double her annual salary and land a…

By Courtney Connley

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Spendthrift Kids Can Dig Deep Debt Hole with Credit Cards

Teach kids how to use credit cards with care

Bernie Sanders is onto something. One of the strong headwinds handicapping U.S. economic growth is…

By Gary Rawlins

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Simple Healthy Eating Tips for Millennials on the Move

Tamika Catchings shares 5 tips for young professionals

In today’s fast-paced, ever-changing world, it’s easy to neglect important things in life like healthy…

By Mia N. Hall

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Think Global, Act Local [Part 1]: How One Washington D.C Organization Makes Positive Impact

Local organization talks ways to make a global impact

A Washington D.C. organization, Think Global Act Local, talks ways to make a global impact.

By Kandia Johnson

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Sowing Seeds: 3 Fundamental Focus Areas That Produce Harvest of Success

Zelia Z. Wiley, Ph.D., interim associate provost at Kansas State University, shares tips

Zelia Z. Wiley, Ph.D., interim associate provost at Kansas State University, shares three fundamentals that…

By Marquita Miller

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Designer Launches Online Space to Showcase Ingenuity of Black Women

Tomorrow Looks Bright curates impactful projects and products to showcase black women creators around the globe

Tomorrow Looks Bright curates impactful projects and products to showcase Black women creators.

By Kandia Johnson

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[WATCH] Kennedy Center Names Q-Tip First Artistic Director of Hip-hop Culture

Founding member of A Tribe Called Quest named artistic director of hip-hop culture at the Kennedy Center

Q-tip, a founding member of A Tribe Called Quest named Artistic Director of Hip Hop…

By Kandia Johnson

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Dealing with a Recruiter: 5 Simple Do’s and Dont’s for Landing the Final Interview

Aisha M. Taylor, coach and co-founder of TAYLORmade Professional Career Consulting, shares tips

Aisha M. Taylor, co-founder of TAYLORMade Professional Career Consulting, shares tips for job candidates going…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Tinder Says These Are the Most Attractive Jobs For Men and Women

List of the most right-swiped jobs in the U.S.

Tinder releases a list of the top swiped jobs for men and women.

By Courtney Connley

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Are You Making These 3 Mistakes In Your Job Hunt?

The three steps that could be elongating your job search

Diversity recruiter Torin Ellis offers advice on the top mistakes he sees professionals make during…

By Courtney Connley

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From $15,000 to $400,000: What You Didn’t Know About the Lace-Front Wig Business

Tyann Hodges, founder of Allure & More, shares tips to success in launching her business

Tyann Hodges, founder of Allure & More took $15,000 to launch a lace-front wig and…

By Janell Hazelwood

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How Allyson Byrd Went From Living on Food Stamps to Running a Profitable Business

Entrepreneur explains the blueprint to growing your business revenue

As CEO of Money Movers International, Byrd is a popularly known speaker and best-selling author…

By Courtney Connley

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3 Reasons Every Woman of Power Needs More Than One Mentor

The pros to having multiple advisors in your network

Executive coach and author, Mary Pender Greene, offers tips for why every professional should have…

By Courtney Connley

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NBC Honors 29 Modern Day History Makers With New Black History Month Initiative

Young politicians, athletes, actors and more make the list

NBC’s new platform, NBCBLK, celebrates Black History Month with new initiative spotlighting modern day history…

By Courtney Connley

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4 Fail-Proof Strategies for Getting the Most Out of Your Business Day

Don’t use work as an excuse to neglect your health

If you want your business to thrive, then you have to give it the very…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Black History Month: The Divine Nine

A brief look at black Greek letter organizations

Black Greek-letter sororities and fraternities have been a pivotal part of black history since the…

By Janell Hazelwood

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