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Black Enterprise magazine September/October 2017 issue

First-Time Entrepreneur Bottles Her Sweet Taste of Success


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Enter Empower, the cocktail, conceived by Tiffany Hall, a Mastercard executive who launched her business during nights and weekends in 2015.

Uptima Teaches You How to Launch a Business


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Interested in launching a company? Uptima Business Bootcamp may be a good place to start.

6 Important Tips for a Successful Charlotte Networking Week


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Charlotte, North Carolina, is home to some of the brightest and most innovative leaders in business, technology, and entrepreneurship.

Presenting Our 2018 50 Best Companies for Diversity


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To continue to recognize the 50 Best Companies for Diversity, identifying those companies creating pathways to more dynamic workforces…

Apply to Become a Venture for America Fellow


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This two-year fellowship program is for recent grads who are interested in working in a startup ecosystem.

At This Detroit Gym, Books Come Before Boxing

At This Detroit Gym, Books Come Before Boxing

As a reading advocate, it was heartening for me to learn about a boxing gym in Detroit that puts books before boxing. The Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program serves about 130 disadvantaged children between the ages of 7 and 18—and it’s making a huge difference. Of the students who have participated in its learning program since it opened in 2007, all have graduated from high school, Crain’s Detroit Business reports.

As a reading advocate, it was heartening for me to learn about a boxing gym in Detroit that puts books before boxing. The Downtown Boxing Gym Youth Program serves about 130 disadvantaged children between the ages of 7 and 18—and it’s making a huge difference. Of the students who have participated in its learning program since it opened in 2007, all have graduated from high school, Crain’s Detroit Business reports.

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