Shark Tank

Lisa “The Inventress” Ascolese Covers Exclusive ‘Shark Tank’ Season 9 Premiere Event

Behind-the-scenes of the new Shark Tank premiere

Here’s a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the lives of the iconic, innovative souls and superstar “Sharks”…

By Lisa Ascolese

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5 Ways Millennial Entrepreneurs Can Recharge in Memphis

Millennial entrepreneurs are flocking to Memphis to wind down

Have you been slaying your business goals, and need an extra dose of creative inspiration?

By Charlene Rhinehart

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Have Social Media Burnout? There Are 7 Apps For That!

If you are an entrepreneur sick of tending to your social media, there is help

Engaging with social media day in and day out can be time-consuming, distracting and downright…

By Kandia Johnson

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Millennial Accountant Offers Advice on Leaving Your Corporate Job and Starting a Business

"Don’t quit your day job if you can’t go a year or more without a paycheck"

Wilson has his own accounting practice, The WII Group, LLC. He shared his experience launching…

By Charlene Rhinehart

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All Parents of Children of Color Should Know About Oliver Scholars

Puts youngsters on a path to achieve

Thinking about college has to start early. Allyn says that to be on track for…

By Robin White Goode

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WhoseYourLandlord CEO Ofo Ezeugwu

This Black-Owned Startup, and Others, are Raising Capital Via Equity Crowdfunding

New funding opportunity has potential to supercharge black-owned startups

WhoseYourLandlord CEO Ofo Ezeugwu shares why equity crowdfunding is right for his startup empowering millennial…

By Brandon Andrews

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Jotaka Eaddy VP of Policy, Strategic Engagement & Impact (Image: LendUp)

Jotaka Eaddy Takes on New Role as Vice President of Policy, at LendUp

She's working to improve economic opportunities for those facing financial instability

Eaddy will work to advance policies and partnerships that improve economic opportunities for millions of…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Virginia Businessman Evolves from Butcher to Multi-Unit Entrepreneur

Newest plans include opening restaurant; seeking SBA certification

Washington initially started at Miller Meats in 1990 as a butcher, leaning the ins and…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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How to Get On The Shelf of Walmart Stores

Getting your product into Walmart can rocket launch your business

With a global reach and massive sales opportunities, there’s no surprise businesses want to know…

By Samara Lynn

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Dell

Dell Appoints Former SAP Exec Brian Reaves as Chief Diversity Officer

Reaves is now responsible for driving gender and diversity at the tech giant

Dell has appointed Brain Reaves, a former executive at multinational software corporation SAP, as the…

By Selena Hill

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Fulfilling Her Dreams as a Luxury Event Planner While Holding Down a 9-to-5

It's difficult balancing two full-time gigs—but often necessary to fulfill dreams

She had the opportunity to pursue her passion as an event planner while utilizing some…

By Kimberly Wilson

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David Albritton, Executive Director of GM Global Product Development Communications, Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference (Image: File)

GM Peppers the Congressional Black Caucus Conference with Tech

GM shows the CBC why it's a tech company that happens to make automobiles

GM is transitioning away from the automotive business and focusing their efforts on a technology…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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5 Ways to Activate Millennials to Connect with Your Brand and Inspire Change

A panel of business owners and corporate execs at #AWNewYork shared best practices to engage young consumers

Here are 5 gems shared by a panel of business owners and corporate executives during…

By Selena Hill

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Three Black Business and Civic Leaders Honored by Western Michigan University

The trio will have two residence halls on the campus named after them

Two residence halls and a conference center at Western Michigan University will be named after…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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RN/CEO on Journey to Recruit 100,000 Future Nurses

She's using her decades' experience to mentor and recruit other nurses

Clayton, with a Masters degree in Nursing Education and 23 years of experience also has…

By Kandia Johnson

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From Postal Worker to Interior Designer: Baltimore Native Re-Designs Her Career Path

After 5 years at the post office, Ajia Monet followed her true passion

“I’m designing Robyn Dixon’s home from “The Real Housewives of Potomac.” This will be the…

By Nicole K. Webb

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Trump Sparks 4 Million #TakeAKnee-Related Social Media Posts

The president sparked a controversy that produced over 4 million social media posts

Trump ignited a firestorm of protest that exploded on social media. Twitter users tweeted about…

By Selena Hill

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NASA Opens Research Facility Honoring “Hidden Figures” Hero Katherine Johnson

A 'Hidden Figure' receives the ultimate honor from the space agency

The 99-year-old Johnson, who retired from NASA in 1986, attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony on September…

By Samara Lynn

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Winner of Pitch Competition Headed to Silicon Valley to Make Her Next Moves

She won the Hiscox "Courage to Pitch" contest and is headed to TechConneXt!

Caudle won the Black Enterprise/Hiscox Insurance small business pitch competition and will be flown to…

By Samara Lynn

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Psyche Terry

CEO Talks Money Mindset Needed to Grow an 8-Figure Business

She keeps all of her goals posted in front of her desk.

Now, with a company reportedly evaluated at $10 million dollars, Terry shares the money mindset…

By Kandia Johnson

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