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mistakes at work

Ask Sheree: Minorities Get Singled Out At Work

Dear Sheree,
I am a 55-year-old male engineer who travels for his work 60% of the…

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wellness

The Mask of Wellness: When Is It OK for Women to Say, “I Am Not Well”?

Handle stress with these empowering tips for busy women

The great poet Langston Hughes, as he evoked the voice of black women, once wrote,…

By Dr. Atira Charles

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manager

Here are Tricks to Managing Your Manager

Your managing up is as essential as their managing down

Check out this essentially list of tricks that will help you to manage your manager…

By Safon Floyd

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3 Jobs Everyone Should Have

Three types of jobs that shape your career and your humanity

In one of my first jobs, I had a boss that, in reviews, told me…

By Natasha Miller Williams

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interview questions

Top 10 Interview Questions You Must Be Prepared to Answer

Business and HR leaders share their most insightful interview questions

Check out these 10 interview questions that you should always be prepared to answer and…

By Safon Floyd

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corporate board seats

4 Ways Black Women Can Position Themselves for Corporate Board Seats

How women of color can break the glass ceiling and earn a seat on their corporate board of choice

In 2013, MetricStream Inc. CEO Shellye Archambeau received a call from Verizon Chairman and CEO…

By Derek T. Dingle

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race

How to Talk to Your Co-workers About Race

Seven tips for navigating this complex conversation

Check out these 7 expert tips for talking to your co-workers about race as we…

By Safon Floyd

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franchising

4 Crucial Steps Millennials Need To Take Before Buying A Franchise

Franchising offers a unique opportunity for millennials who may not have prior business experience but want to work for themselves

Franchising offers a unique opportunity for Millennials who may not have prior business experience to…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Job

Young, Black, and Looking for a Job? Create One

Here is how minority teens can take initiative carving out their own paths to wealth, in spite of adverse hiring trends

Now is the time to reject the myth of the skills gap, and reorient black…

By Jared Brown

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Workaholics

A Workaholics Wake-up Call: Why Skipping Vacation for Work is a Bad Idea

The benefits of taking time off go beyond your physical and mental well-being

Life Coach and Founder of Captain’s Chair Coaching provides insight for workaholics to consider for…

By Jason Dukes

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Fashion Company

This College Student Started a Fashion Company in Her Dorm Room

Chinasa Gift Nwokocha talks juggling college and entrepreneurship

Chinasa Gift Nwokocha talks juggling college and entrepreneurship.

By Kandia Johnson

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black banks

The Top Black Banks To Bring Your Next Paycheck

A listing of all African American banks, according to the NBA

Check out this list of black banks to deposit your next pay check in, an…

By Safon Floyd

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black women executives

The Real Roadmap to the Top for Black Women Executives

Sometimes it's not what you know, it's who you know.

Check out this study conducted by the Executive Leadership Council detailing what black women executives…

By Safon Floyd

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African Market

This PR Expert Shares Tips on How To Enter The African Market

International PR expert shares her tips on doing business globally

At the start of the year, Black Enterprise went global. We traveled to Lagos, Nigeria,…

By Sirita Wright

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Non-degree jobs

5 Non-Degree Jobs That Will Pay You Over 50k

Find out the top earning non-degree jobs and how you can go about getting them

Find out the top earning non-degree jobs and how you can go about getting them.…

By Safon Floyd

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black business

Father-Daughter Businesses: 5 Black Business Duos You Need to Know

Giving a nontraditional spin to family business

Check out these Father-Daughter business dynamics that challenge the status-quo.

By Safon Floyd

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ladies that lead

Twitter Chat: Michelle Williams Talks Ladies that Lead

Join in on a discussion with The Boss Network's Cameka Smith and Grammy Award-winning, Michelle Williams, TODAY at 3 p.m.

Join the Twitter discussion on leadership, finances and success featuring Grammy Award winning Michelle Williams…

By Safon Floyd

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Work

This Former Model Taught Miss USA How to Work a Room And It Paid Off

Expert runway coach, Lu Sierra shares strategies for killer confidence

As the woman who’s coached five of the top 10 ladies of Miss USA 2016, including the…

By Kandia Johnson

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Events

Summer ’16: Enlightening Events for Young Professionals

Add these events to your summer plans

The summer season brings out some of the best events across the country. Add these…

By Kandia Johnson

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Ursula Burns to Step Down as XEROX CEO After Company Split

Ursula Burns steps down as CEO and assumes new role after XEROX splits later this year

Ursula Burns steps down as CEO and assumes new role after XEROX splits later this…

By Kandia Johnson

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How To

hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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