Music Instrument Drive Helps Students Hit a High Note

School receives instrument donations to help students achieve their dreams

The WQXR Instrument Drive collected 3,000 used instruments last year and provided refurbished instruments to…

By Robin White Goode

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How to Operate Small While Supplying Big in Business

Tips for winning that big supplier contract

There is most certainly a way to get in the game operating small, and a…

By Safon Floyd

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How Much Can You ‘Really’ Afford to Spend on a Home?

Building a housing budget that won’t make you go bust

Financial experts say we should spend around 30% of our after-tax income on housing, but…

By Stacey Tisdale

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When That Hologram Message from Star Wars Becomes Reality

Holograms are now a real thing.

Holograms are now a real thing.

By Samara Lynn

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‘O.J. Is Innocent’ Controversial Docuseries Set To Be Produced by Martin Sheen

The six-episode series will premiere on Investigation Discovery in early 2017

Martin Sheen is set to produce ‘O.J. Is Innocent’ docuseries on Investigation Discovery. The six-episode…

By Cristie Leondis

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11 African American Cannabis Entrepreneurs You Should Know (Part 1)

If you've been wondering if the cannabis industry is a business space worth considering, check out our list of 11 African American cannabis entrepreneurs

If you’ve been wondering if the cannabis industry is a business space worth considering, check…

By Sirita Wright

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Civil and Human Rights Group Applauds Georgia Governor’s Veto of LGBT Discrimination Bill

Country does not need to discriminate to protect faith

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, promotes and protects the rights of all…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Viagra and Social Security? Why Uncle Sam May Owe You Alot of Money

Americans leaving thousands in unclaimed Social Security benefits

According to the Center for Retirement Research, Americans leave roughly $25 billion dollars in unclaimed…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Business Leaders Nationwide Call For Supreme Court Confirmation

Senate’s refusal to hold hearings on nominee is hurting small business community

Senate’s refusal to schedule hearings on Obama’s nominee is hurting small business community; business leaders…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5 Black Women History Makers in Medicine You Need to Know

The medical industry was forever changed by the contributions of these exceptional women

Today, we celebrate the phenomenal African American history makers in medicine.

By Safon Floyd

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Meeting Bill Gates: HBCU Student Has the Mental Discipline to Succeed

Students from Delaware State University and Johnson C. Smith University visit the Gates Foundation

Two HBCU presidents and several students visited the Gates Foundation to discuss their challenges and…

By Robin White Goode

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How Investing Is Similar to Shoe Shopping

Investing can feel overwhelming; it doesn’t have to be

What woman doesn’t love a good shoe? What if I told you investing was similar…

By Carrie Pink

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Hillary’s Home: Clinton Holds Harlem Rally at Historic Apollo Theatre

On Wednesday Hillary Clinton held a rally at Harlem's Apollo Theatre

On Wednesday Hillary Clinton held a rally at Harlem’s Apollo Theatre.

By Hailey Wallace

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3 Reasons Apple and the FBI Both Lose on iPhone Issue

The nasty public battle between Apple and the FBI has repercussions for both entities

The nasty public battle between Apple and FBI has repercussions for both entities.

By Samara Lynn

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Money Moves To Make Before You Quit Your Day Job

Before you jump ship to pursue your dream of entrepreneurship, take steps to prepare for the financial shock of your transition.

Among the biggest and most intimidating aspects of the transition from employee to entrepreneur is…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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New Study Explores Troubling State of Minority-Owned Businesses

Minorities continue to struggle with credit management more than other business owners

There has been an increased interest among industry professionals and regulators to help minority-owned small…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Hakkasan Group, Las Vegas Nightlife + New Club Opening in Aria

A taste of Sin City at its best

Hakkasan Group, the name in hospitality and luxury daylife and nightlife, hosted an indulgent weekend…

By Aniesia Williams

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14 Economic Facts Impacting Our Kids’ Education

More schooling equals greater economic security

The Hamilton Project has released 14 economic facts about education in America, including student poverty,…

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Code Fever Founder Felecia Hatcher Talks Keys to Lasting Success

Tips and outlook from a serial (successful) entrepreneur

Serial successful entrepreneur and techie, Felecia Hatcher facilitating an idea lab and discussing innovation and…

By Safon Floyd

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5 Disturbing Lies Business Owners Tell Themselves

Don’t let yourself get caught in a trap of unproductive self-deception

Don’t let yourself get caught in a trap of unproductive self-deception. Here are five lies…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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