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  • 34 THINGS YOU SHOULD REMOVE FROM YOUR RESUME IMMEDIATELY

    Hiring managers rarely have the time or resources to look at each résumé closely, and they typically spend about six seconds on their initial fit/no fit decision. If you want to pass that test, you need to have some solid qualifications — and the perfect resume to highlight them.

    Here are 34 things you should strike from […]

  • Introverts: 5 Tips for Upping Your Networking Game

    You hear all the time that, in order for you to get a leg up in practically any industry, it is inevitable that the time will come in your career where you must network.

    The word “networking” alone can cause you to shudder, as it requires you putting yourself out there, likely to strangers, and make yourself seem […]

  • 5 Key Ingredients to Maximize Your Networking Skills

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    e’ve all been there once before—we arrive at an event, ready to make connections and find our next job or newest client, only to discover we have no plan with which to do this.

    Sometimes, if you are skilled at being able to scan the room and identifying who would rank among the top three people […]

  • POTUS ON PUTTING THE MISSION ABOVE YOUR EGO

    Inspiration can be found any and everywhere, especially from the leader of the Free World. And while we already understand that he’s the coolest President to ever walk the Earth, it’s also easy to forget that just like us, President Barack Obama faced enormous failures, trials and setbacks. It’s easy in the moment to feel like a complete […]

  • Myleik Podcast: The ART of the HUSTLE with Karleen Roy

    It took a few days to make this happen but I was able to catch up with the hard-working woman in the flesh! Karleen Roy of The Vanity Group has an industry-wide reputation for making shit happen and I was thrilled to be able to sit her down and ask her HOW. We got bombed […]

  • The Importance of Investing in Black and Latino Entrepreneurs

    Despite the statistics, black women in the venture capital investing community are starting to be a more frequent occurrence. Additionally, they are working tenaciously to ensure that black and Latino founders get funding, but not for reasons that you may suspect.

    Black Enterprise chatted with 500 Startups venture partner, Monique Woodard, who explained why she decided to […]

  • THE ONE BUSINESS EMAIL MISTAKE THAT KILLS YOUR FUTURE OPPORTUNITIES

    You’ve had an extremely long day at work. You have deadlines piling up, the department you’re helping is a a headache and you’ve also managed to leave your lunch at home, forcing you to spend money when you already promised yourself that you would save more and eat out less. The work day finally ends, […]