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Recent data shows that black women are the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in the country, with black women-owned businesses growing more than 322 percent since 1997. As black women it’s in our dna to seek to excel but success often comes with a cost and countless black women and men in the workforce experience what’s referred to as an “emotional tax.
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