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9 Black Political Power Players You Should Know for the Upcoming Election

blackenterprise.com — Time is winding down as we slowly approach November 4th election day where new political leaders will be voted into office. This year, reports show that a record number of 82 black candidates are running for Congress, compared with the record 72 candidates in 2012. Currently, there are 44 ...
Oct 31, 2014

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Deion Sanders Discusses his Reality Show, Deion’s Family Playbook,

blackenterprise.com — As the Oprah Winfrey Network prepares to air the next season of "Deion's Family Playbook" on Saturday, November 1st, Sanders took time out to speak to a select group of journalists about the direction of the show this season. "Deion's Family Playbook," was the highest rated ...

Pharrell Joins The Apollo Theater's Board of Directors

blackenterprise.com — According to The NY Times, Pharrell Williams has joined the Board of Directors for the Apollo Theater in New York. With the latest addition, along with five corporate leaders, this expands its membership to 32. "Pharrell represents the DNA of the Apollo board," said Jonelle Procope, the ...
Oct 30, 2014

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blacks in STEM - Black Enterprise

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Oct 30, 2014

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'Our World With Black Enterprise' to Premier Nov. 1 with New Hosts

blackenterprise.com — With two new hosts, all new episodes and a fresh approach to showcasing newsmakers, trendsetters and issues that define the African American community, Our World With Black Enterprise is set to bring some much needed new energy and content to national network viewers. Premiering the weekend of ...

How Millennials Can Score in the Game of Wealth Building

blackenterprise.com — Quick question: When should you start planning for your financial future? I have posed that question countless times to scores of young professionals---including my own children. The right answer, no matter how young you are, is right now. Most millennials---those between the ages of 18 and ...

Meet Paul C. Brunson, Co-Host of Our World with Black Enterprise

blackenterprise.com — Known to many as the "love doctor," Paul C. Brunson is internationally recognized as one of the most successful matchmakers today. He is the founder and president of the award-winning matchmaking firm, The Paul C. Brunson Agency, which has served over 600 clients directly and matched over 6,000 individuals on dates through inventive live events and social media.

Voting Impact: Black Turnout and 2014 Midterms Findings Released

blackenterprise.com — Today, the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies released the results of its Black Turnout & the 2014 Midterms. Professors Andra Gillespie and Tyson King-Meadows created the report, which studied the in-depth impact of black voters in the United States Senate and governors' races. ...
Oct 29, 2014

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Oct 29, 2014

Will Blacks be a deciding factor in 2014 Midterms? Read @JointCenter report on voter impact: bit.ly/1sFR3GD via @blackenterprise

NOBEL Women Executive Director Waikinya Clanton Talks Leadership

blackenterprise.com — Becoming an effective leader takes practice. One organization that has made an effort to help women become powerful leaders is Washington, D.C.-based NOBEL Women . Executive Director Waikinya Clanton chatted with BlackEnterprise.com about NOBEL, her role, and how its leadership institute is making waves. BlackEnterprise.com: Tell us about your career path leading up to NOBEL women.

Marvel Announces 'Dr. Strange,' 'Captain Marvel' And More In 'Phase 3'

blackenterprise.com — Yesterday was a great day for comic book and comic book movie fans, as Marvel Studios announced its upcoming slate of movies through 2019. At the El Capitan Theater, the company unveiled the oft-talked about 'Phase Three' initiative, which spotlight films made after Avengers: Age of Ultron and ...
Oct 29, 2014

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HBO To Lay Off About 7 Percent Of Workers

blackenterprise.com — While a rep for HBO has declined to comment, it seems that HBO and Time Warner are trimming the fat, so to speak. According to an exclusive report from Variety, the cable network juggernaut is slashing their employment status by 7 percent. That is roughly 150 employees who won't have a job ...

Doing Just What You Love May Be Hurting Your Business

blackenterprise.com — There's an old adage that if you do what you love you'll never work another day in your life. That's basically saying that when you're operating in your natural gifts, talents and abilities and are making money at it's not "work."

On the Move: Black Enterprise Names Derek T. Dingle and Alfred Edmond Jr. as Co-Chief Content Officers

blackenterprise.com — president and CEO, Earl "Butch" Graves Jr. has announced the appointment of Derek T. Dingle and Alfred Edmond Jr. as joint Chief Content Officers for the multi-platform media company. Founded 44 years ago by Earl Graves Sr.

Randal Pinkett and Lynnette Khalfani-Cox Join Financial Freedom Conference

blackenterprise.com — The Rev. Dr. DeForest Soaries of New Jersey's First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens knows the necessity in bringing people together to share knowledge. Clear on America's churches being the cornerstone of the black community. And knowing how a congregation's collected money can be the ...