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90-Day Take Back My Power Challenge

Business and Depression

A couple of years ago, I decided to invest heavily in the study of success mindsets and found that managing your thoughts and mental state was a key success factor. I kept hearing from all of the greats how much mindset impacts any life endeavor, but it took me some time to realize that in…

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Sistahbiz Spotlight on Soaring Independent Cooperative

Soaring Independent is a black female-owned home care cooperative in Dane County, WI.  Georgia Allen and Josezette Bridges are the faces of this co-op, striving to offer quality home care services to elderly people and individuals with mobility issues. After being fed up with low wages, high turnover and low-quality care, Allen and a group…

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Make-or-Break Aspects of a Quality Video

Black Women in Business

    A recent study showed that there is a definite correlation between the quality of your video and a website’s conversion rate. While websites featuring low quality video convert at 2.6%, websites featuring high quality video convert at 7.6%.The quality of your video can make the difference between someone continuing through with your call…

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Sistahbiz Spotlight on Jeneba Barrie

Sistahpreneur Spotlight Jeneba Barrie

Jeneba Barrie is Founder and Creative Director of Jeneba Barrie Nude Footwear, LLC. Her line is a first to fill the diversity gap in the shoe world, creating inclusive options for women of any shade. Jeneba Barrie is a luxury skin-tone shoe line with an objective of revolutionizing and redefining the meaning of nude shoes…

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7 Reasons You Need Video To Market Your Business

Black women video sales training

Video is becoming a necessity in the marketing world. From Live Streams and Stories on Social Media to Website Introductions and Vlogging, video will help you to reach the next level. Statistics show that 78% of people watch online videos every week and 55% view online videos every day. By 2020, online videos will make…

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Sistahbiz Spotlight on Tamala Austin

Sistahbiz Spotlight Tamala Austin

  Author of Love My Body Again: 21-Day Meditation to Create Your Best Body Now and a certified health coach,  Austin created J.I.V.E. Juice to provided organic cold-pressed fruit juices and smoothies to support a healthy lifestyle. She turned to juicing, nutrition, meditation and exercise following a diagnosis of high blood pressure, eventually launching a…

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Guide to Finding and Working With Co-packers

Black Woman Entrepreneur Farmers Market

  If you want to take your food or beauty product to market, you probably know the difference between creating your goods at home and being in a commercial facility. When creating your products in small batches in your kitchen, you can sell your products locally, such as at a flea market or a local…

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7 Black Women Owned Clothing and Apparel Lines

Black culture has always been a leading influence in the fashion and design industry. Black-owned brands are growing in number and popularity. If you’re a melanin woman who loves to dress to impress from head to toe, why not get your fleek on with linens designed by our very own?!  Below are 7 up-and-coming clothing…

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6 Moves to Position Yourself to Hire a Rock Star Team

Social Media Management

The worst time to prepare to hire is when you badly need help. You should always operate your business as if someone else is going to run it without you present. This means you put structures in place to systematize, train and manage a team over time – not when the house is on fire.…

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Networking While Black: Building a Cross-Cultural Power Network

Networking While Black

Building a power network is about making a name for yourself and building a community of people who know and support you and your brand, who are willing to do business and enter partnerships with you, and who send business your way. Oftentimes, building this kind of power network this means that stepping outside of…

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