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Women of Power: One-on-One with Apple Environmental Executive Lisa Jackson

blackenterprise.com — Lisa P. Jackson, vice president of environmental initiatives at Apple, talked with Black Enterprise Business Report host Caroline V. Clarke on a subject that hits close to home for many women of power: keeping your cool under fire. The former chief of the Environmental Protection Agency ...

How to Use Social Media to Advance Your Brand

blackenterprise.com — From Facebook to Twitter and Instagram, millennials seem to have easily grasped the new age way of communicating, while many in the older demographic are still playing catch up. But social media is a valuable business tool for gaining information and branding for everyone. It's the main reason ...
Dec 19, 2014

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Legacy Award Recipient, Charlayne Hunter-Gault, Helped Desegregate Schools

blackenterprise.com — When it comes to pioneering women of the Civil Rights Movement, journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault still stands strong. Black Enterprise's 2015 Women of Power Summit Legacy Award recipient was chosen in the 1960's as a test case in the fight to integrate schools. After a court case admitted ...

Rules to the Game: 3 Essential Caveats for Business Success

blackenterprise.com — Growing up, we all had rules. We had necessary restrictions in place to keep us on track. Whether at home or at school, we knew there were certain things we should not do. But did you know there are rules in business too? Are you aware of the parameters that serve as safeguards to your success?

Real Talk on Millennials, Diversity and Today's Business Landscape

blackenterprise.com — On Wednesday Dec. 17, Black Enterprise hosted a Twitter chat called "Real Talk on Millennials, Diversity and Today's Business Landscape." The chat centered on how millennials view diversity, their multibillion-dollar buying power and how they can have a voice in the way companies tap into that buying power.

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Pens Open Letter About Race, Ferguson And Injustice

blackenterprise.com — Starbucks CEO is an advocate for taking on big issues with even bigger solutions. Howard Schultz, 61, is well known for speaking out on veterans rights to American healthcare. In an exclusive op-ed written for TIME by the liberal billionaire, he steps into the murky and treacherous waters of ...
Dec 18, 2014

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Dec 18, 2014

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DeVon Franklin Talks 'Annie' Remake, Social Activism and Hollywood's Role in Shaping Perception

blackenterprise.com — With a career that spans from author to film producer and motivational speaker, DeVon Franklin is laying the foundation for carving out an unmatched legacy for himself in Hollywood. Making it clear that his Christian faith and determination to succeed is what took him from an intern under Will ...
Dec 19, 2014

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Dec 15, 2014

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Dec 13, 2014

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