Tag Archives: Your Business

DC

This D.C. Clothing Brand Celebrates ‘Chocolate City’

Bailiwick Clothing lends voice to the gentrification conversation

The District of Columbia (D.C.) was the first major American city to achieve a black…

By Jared Brown

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Meaningful Relationships

How to Invest Time in Creating Meaningful Relationships

Get a schedule that allows you to invest in life at the highest level possible

Recently, I’ve been wrestling with some paradoxes. On the one hand, you can’t give others…

By Black Enterprise

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Startups

What Startups Can Learn About Marketing From the Food and Beverage Industry

Four tips from the food and beverage industry startups can use to launch a successful marketing campaign

Whether you’re trying to transform transportation in the tech industry or sling a new cocktail…

By Black Enterprise

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New Team

4 Things You Can’t Forget When Bringing on a New Team Member

How to effectively train and on-board new hires

When your company is growing like a weed, it’s difficult to think about anything besides…

By Black Enterprise

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Real estate

Keeping It Real Estate

While African Americans have long known the benefits of home ownership, there is still much more to the real estate game beyond your home

Real estate investing is the art and science of buying real estate. African Americans have…

By Black Enterprise

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Venture Capitalists

Learning From Your Investors: Tips From 5 Top Venture Capitalists

Steve Ufford, founder and CEO of Trulioo, shares tips on how entrepreneurs can win over investors

There were more than 12,000 financial technology startups worldwide at the end of 2014, according…

By Black Enterprise

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Employee Theft

How to Protect Your Business From Employee Theft

Did you know $50 billion are stolen from U.S. businesses every year by their own staff? Here's how to handle issues of employee theft

As a business owner, I have to say that statistics on employee theft are frightening.…

By Black Enterprise

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Side business

How I Officially Turned My Side Business Into My Full-Time Job

Here are the steps you can take to make your visions a reality

Before I became an “official” entrepreneur, I was just an entrepreneur at heart, working one…

By Black Enterprise

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career

Things You Tell Yourself About Your Career That Are Wrong

To do good work, it still takes the basic building blocks: dedication, honing your skill set, listening to constructive feedback, improving and growing

To do good work, it still takes the basic building blocks: dedication, honing your skill…

By Black Enterprise

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Leadership

Lessons in Leadership From Top Female Executives

Women in business generally belong to one of two leadership groups: female founders or female executives

Women in business generally belong to one of two leadership groups: female founders or female…

By Black Enterprise

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Website Mistakes

6 Website Mistakes You’re (Probably) Making Right Now

Tips to help you avoid these design and function sins

An effective web presence is crucial for businesses of all sizes in today’s marketplace.
It’s imperative…

By Black Enterprise

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I Don’t Like the Spotlight. Can I Still Increase My Company’s Visibility Without Putting Myself Out There?

10 hacks for introverts who want to focus on running their biz without stepping out from behind the curtain

Can you increase your company’s visibility without putting yourself in the spotlight? Find out the…

By Black Enterprise

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Exhale

EXHALE: Release Your Plan to Expand Your Business

Create your blueprint for success

Use this tips to expand your business.

By Marquita Miller

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shark tank

5 Lessons Shark Tank Viewers Can Apply to Business

“Shark Tank” does far more than just entertain, especially if you’re an entrepreneur

Here are five lessons that every entrepreneur and business owner can learn from watching “Shark…

By Black Enterprise

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Minority Business Development Agency Awards $31.5 Million in Grants

Federal funding will support business centers helping minority entrepreneurs create jobs and grow their businesses

New resources and funding is underway to help minority-owned firms create jobs, compete in the…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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6 Best Practices for Becoming an Influential Business Leader

Leading by example is just one way to inspire others in your industry

The goal for any successful professional is to become an influencer in their respective field.…

By Black Enterprise

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Why and How to Develop Resilience as an Entrepreneur

Resilience — the ability to either overcome challenges or bounce back from setbacks — is huge in the world of startups

Are you a growing entrepreneur? Learn how and why to develop resilience with this article.

By Black Enterprise

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Family Members

How Working With Family Members Can Benefit Your Business

Top five reasons you should bring a family member onto your team

Find out how working with family members can actually help your business.

By Black Enterprise

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Full steam ahead!

Growing Your Tech Startup? Find a Community Outside of Silicon Valley

Here are some tips for growing your tech startup

Here are some tips for growing your tech startup.

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3 Reasons Women Should Consider Freelancing in Today’s Market

Freelancers and temps are expected to represent more than 40% of the workforce by 2020

Discover the three reasons women should consider freelancing.

By Black Enterprise

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