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a young black man and woman in a professional setting

The Real Reason You Should Hire Millennial Talent

Don’t be swayed by age or previous experience. Millennials are often ahead of the game.

Companies are always looking for hot, young talent. If you’re a business owner, hot, young…

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[BE Education Package] My Experience Abroad: Sri Lanka

University of Maryland alum spent four weeks in Sri Lanka

Maurice Nick studied abroad, spending four weeks in Sri Lanka, while working toward his graduate…

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6 Ways PR Professionals Can Take Their Career to the Next Level

The founder of AKR Public Relations offers practical leadership advice after more than a decade of PR experience

Founder of AKR Public Relations, Amanda K. Ruisi, has more than 15 years in the…

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5 Easy Tips For Finding Your Perfect Mentor

Take time to learn from others’ mistakes

Having a mentor is good – but having the right mentor is incredible.

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5 Conferences for Entrepreneurs in 2016

Register for these upcoming events and find new ways to grow your business

Looking for some new ways to grow your business? Check out a few upcoming conferences…

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Young & Disrupting: Okayafrica CEO Talks Journey From Wall Street to Emerging Culture Brand

Abiola Oke is taking corporate savvy to expand footprint of the continent

Abiola Oke, CEO of Okayafrica, is among young business leaders beginning journeys to disrupt the…

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Top Companies for Black Professionals

See why these companies made our best in diversity list

Recently, the job and recruiting website Glassdoor released their list of the ’50 Best Places…

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Owe Uncle Sam? You May Have to Give Up Your Passport

Delinquent tax debt could mean your international travel plans are in jeopardy

President Obama signed the 5-year infrastructure spending bill that adds a new section in IRS…

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Women of Power: Sponsors vs. Mentors: Who’s Got Your Back?

Learn to leverage your network in order to enter the C-Suite

The 2016 Women of Power Summit will host an executive leadership session on mentorship and…

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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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Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show: Meet 5 Black Models Who Kill the Runway

Maria Borges is first model to rock natural hair down the lingerie brand's catwalk

On Tuesday, Dec. 8, the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2015 aired on CBS. Take a…

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10 Awesome Colleges for Female Entrepreneurs

CrunchBase reveals top colleges for aspiring female founders

Are you ready to take the entrepreneurial plunge? Crunchbase reveals top colleges for aspiring female…

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A State-by-State Breakdown of How Much Millennials Earn Across the U.S.

Millennials today earn $2,000 less than what young adults did in 1980

A breakdown of the median annual salary of millennials across the U.S.

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In It to Win It: 3 Strategies For Achieving Your Goals in 2016

Advice on how to keep your New Year's resolutions

Use these strategies to achieve goals in the new year and see ultimate success.

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Bryce Taylor Chopped Junior

Food Network’s ‘Chopped Junior’ Finalist Talks Passion for Culinary Arts

Teen has already staked his claim as a chef to be reckoned with

Teen chef Bryce Taylor dishes on his fascination with cooking and his newfound fame on…

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Mindful Approach: How to Stay Healthy During the Holidays

Here are five suggestions to help you stay healthy this season

Schedules fill up quicker, our stress levels increase, and we all indulge in the goodies.…

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5 Ways to Market Your Business for the Holiday Season

Beat the Holiday Blues: 4 Healthy Holiday Snacks to Give You a Boost

Avoid packing on extra pounds during Christmas with these options

Although we’re satisfying our taste buds, the options may not be healthy, and that’s when…

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How I Did It: Nicholas Owen Seeks to Fill News Void for Minorities with NOTV

Platform uses social media to provide bite-sized videos on issues affecting people of color

Howard University alum Nicholas Owen launched NOTV, a global news platform that disseminates information via…

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[WATCH] How Yoga Can Reduce Holiday Strife

Calia Marshall shares quick tutorial for surviving Christmas stress

Calia Marshall, founder of Brown Sugar, shares video yoga tutorial to combat holiday stress.

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[RECAP] #BEBizChat with Gwen Jimmere

The 2014 Black Enterprise Elevator Pitch Contest winner shared her story to aspiring entrepreneurs

Gwen Jimmere, CEO & Founder of Naturalicious, shared her story for entrepreneurs during Black Enterprise…

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