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Business of Beauty: How One Blogger Found Her Niche in the Natural Hair Community

At 26 years old, Gabrielle Allen has taken the natural haircare community by storm and…

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Group Matches LGBT Startups With Angel Investors

Entrepreneurs in the LGBT community seeking investment dollars to start or grow their businesses can…

Entrepreneurs: 5 Easy Steps to Build Funding Strategy

Here are five strategic steps to help you fund your business and get to the…

4 Ways To Secure Funding For Your Startup

Check out this strategy to help you raise capital for your startup.



4 Tips for Purchasing a Franchise Business

Use this strategy when considering a franchise.

Gym Membership Boom: Athlete Zelly Wesson Capitalizes with Franchising

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Health and fitness clubs have grown over the past five years to become…

Franchise Profile: Sean and Shannon Verdun Become A Small Business Success Story

Colbert-Ball is one of just a handful of black-owned successful franchise concepts. A entrepreneurial couple…

Getting Started

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4 Savvy Tips For YouTube Marketing

Learn how to use the power of video to catapult your brand on popular platform…

‘Scandal’ Lesson: What Side Hustles and Relationships Have In Common

Here are four issues that prevent side hustles from becoming primary ventures.

Spelman College and Myavana Host Seminar on Hair, Health, Tech, and Entrepreneurship

Spelman College and Myavana have partnered with haircare brands Jane Carter Solution, DooBop and Frizzari…

Home Based


Timeshare Nightmare: Waking Up & Walking Out Can Be Just A Pipe Dream

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On a vacation in Mexico six years ago, Jessica Martinez and her husband took…

YouTube Star Spotlight: How MahoganyCurls Tutorials Are Blowing Up Natural Hair

How Jessica Lewis, a stay-at-home mom utilized Internet marketing and social media to launch a…

White House: 9 Critical Facts About American Families And Work

A new report by the president’s council of economic advisers lays out nine critical facts…

Tools & Resources

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4 Ways Search Engines Help Small Businesses

Knowing how search engines rank your business is key in driving growth and expanding exposure.

How Much Should You Pay Yourself As A Small Business Owner?

Being your own boss also means knowing how to put yourself on payroll.

Study: Small Business Owners Optimistic And Thriving

Small business owners are optimistic about the coming year, according to a new study released…

Your Business


Tips for Expanding Your Business in Another City

Branching out geographically is a way to grow a business. But small business owners who…

Business of Beauty: How One Blogger Found Her Niche in the Natural Hair Community

At 26 years old, Gabrielle Allen has taken the natural haircare community by storm and…

Brian Benjamin: Doing Business in Black Communities for the Benefit of Black People

Brian Benjamin of Genesis Companies enjoys doing Business in black Communities for the benefit of…

Women of Power

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10 African Women of Power

From global ambassadors to young international leaders, these 10 African women have truly showcased what…

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[RECAP] Activate Conference Wows and Inspires New York City Power Women

The Activate Conference, held Sept. 20 at the Times Center in NYC, featured speakers Keke…

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