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How Janet Bashen Became a Software Pioneer

If you Google “African American inventors and scientists,” among the results is the name Janet Emerson Bashen. Bashen is cited across the Internet as the first African American woman to hold a software patent. The invention is LinkLine, software that assists with Web-based EEO (Equal Employment Opportunity) investigations. [RELATED: Black History Month: Then and Now… Continue reading How Janet Bashen Became a Software Pioneer

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6 Power Plays Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Serena Williams

I’m sitting here watching my favorite part of any sporting event: the hype. Serena Williams, one of professional tennis’ most dominant figures in recent times, is getting ready to play at Wimbledon again, and when the commentators and experts start weighing in and breaking down the match, my heart skips a beat.  Great competitors are… Continue reading 6 Power Plays Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Serena Williams

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Halle Berry Launches New Scandale Lingerie Line

Actress/entrepreneur, Halle Berry, is laying down a pretty solid foundation for a well- deserved empire. The A-list celebrity recently entered into a new fashion venture, when she launched Scandale Paris last year, a lingerie line sold at Target stores. With diverse revenue streams flowing in, this woman of power proves she’s all about business. [Related: Decoded: Multifaceted… Continue reading Halle Berry Launches New Scandale Lingerie Line

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Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit

Comedy comes to this year’s Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit thanks to the “Hey Ladies” comedy show. After first appearing at the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) and performing in its Comedy Wings Competition, funny ladies Amberia Allen, Zainab Johnson, and Hadiyah Robinson are ready to hit the stage at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott… Continue reading Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit

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Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit

 Black Enterprise’s Women of Power Summit is quickly approaching, and of all the empowering events you’ve ever attended, you’ve never experienced anything like this one. Heavyweights like Carla Harris of Morgan Stanley, and Judy Smith, the real life “fixer” who inspired Shonda Rhimes’ Scandal, will be delivering addresses sure to leave you amped and more… Continue reading Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit

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FEATURE: Yoli Ouiya

Yoli Ouiya, noted as the “Queen of Green” by Black Enterprise Magazine, is a Green & Healthy Living Expert and Green Chef. She currently operates a green and natural lifestyle website YolisGreenLiving.com and boutique eco-lifestyle outfit Yoli’s Green Living Group. Black Enterprise included Yoli in its “Top 20 National Bloggers” of 2012, was named ‘Best… Continue reading FEATURE: Yoli Ouiya

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FEATURE: Monique Caradine

Monique is an award-winning TV & Radio personality, Speaker and a Money & Marketing mentor for women entrepreneurs. She uses her nearly two decades as a producer and on-air personality and 10 years as an entrepreneur, to help women in business be seen, make an impact and make money. Monique has been featured on the… Continue reading FEATURE: Monique Caradine