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Small Business

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter To Black Businesses In Fight for Social Justice

The Black Lives Matter movement has struck a chord with African American executives and entrepreneurs.…

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Financing

raise money

Webinar Teaches Entrepreneurs to Raise Money From Investors, Accelerators, and Family

Accessing capital money to start, grow and build a business is major challenge. Helping entrepreneurs…

This Black Female Venture Capital Founder is Closing the Racial Funding Gap

Backstage Capital, the bootstrapped $12 million nano-venture capital fund founded by Arlan Hamilton, is dedicated…

New Loan Resource For Entrepreneurs of Color

Helping women and minority entrepreneurs compare financing options and borrow with confidence without worrying about…

Franchises

SiempreTax+

SiempreTax+ Offers a Low Investment Tax Franchise Opportunity

With an estimated 54 million Hispanics living in the U.S., surveys show that most Hispanic…

New Opportunities In Retail, Pop-Up Shops, and Franchises

Anyone who is fond of chocolate and has a passion for running a business might…

Spelman Grad and Her Travel Agency Named SBA’s Minority Business of the Year

A Spelman grad is making her mark as one of the top UNIGLOBE Travel International…

Getting Started

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Dropping Jewels: 3 Tips for Breaking Into the Diamond Industry

Diamond industry power couple Ken and Nicole Black talk how to break into the industry…

This 13-Year-Old Fashion Designer and Spa Owner Was Just Named Teenpreneur of the Year

The 2016 Black Enterprise Teenpreneur of the Year winner is 13-year-old fashionista, Essynce Moore, who…

Hiring Emotionally Intelligent Employees Is Crucial To Growing Your Business

Determining who you hire for a job plays a big part in forming your company’s…

Home Based

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Co-Working Spaces Can Kill Productivity, But…

There are several benefits of co-working spaces, but these don’t come minus a few drawbracks.…

Millionaire Mom of 6 Talks Birthing Business Breakthroughs

The Scotts continue to exemplify a down-to-earth, authentic aura and a genuine love and compassion…

[TechConneXt Summit] Cloud Bakery Owner Aundrea Lacy In Silicon Valley 20 Years

Come 2016, Luvs Brownies Founder and CEO Aundrea Lacy will celebrate 20 years in the…

Tools & Resources

mentoring

Mentoring Just Got Easier for Small Business Owners

Research shows that businesses receiving three or more hours of mentoring have witnessed a boost…

Why Your Next Company Doesn’t Have to (or Shouldn’t) Be a Unicorn

“Buyers like us, we have a lot of options. It’s a buyer’s market,” said my…

How to Foster a Company Culture That Values Creativity and Innovation

As a startup founder and investor, it’s not enough for me to merely value innovation and…

Your Business

Team

How to Encourage Your Already Busy Team to Take on More Tasks

Taking initiative is what we do here at Red Branch Media. And with a small…

Hip-Hop Caucus Creates Baseball Cap Supporting Clean Energy Movement

Hip-hop, at times, is all about conscious awareness; not only when it comes to social…

How to Foster a Company Culture That Values Creativity and Innovation

As a startup founder and investor, it’s not enough for me to merely value innovation and…

How To

Cultural bias

Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
First…

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Startups

How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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