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Small Business

5 Steps to Invest in a Trademark

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

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

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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.

$85 Million Raised: How One Hotel Project Saw Crowdfunding Success

A real estate investment firm closed its purchase of a 15-story brick building that will…


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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…

Ex-NFL Player Tim Biakabatuka Expands Bojangles Franchise Operations

Tim Biakabatuka, a former running back for the University of Michigan and Carolina Panthers, entered…

Getting Started

Myavana Day at Spelman College

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…

Purchase Black Wins Black MBA’s Innovation Whiteboard Challenge founder Brian Williams grabs 1st place and $10,000 cash prize at Black MBA’s annual…

3 Excuses That Keep You From Entrepreneurship

Don’t let fear or excuses keep you from following your dream of starting your business.…

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

5 Steps to Invest in a Trademark

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…

Top 10 Cities That Sell Internationally

PayPal hosted Engage Los Angeles, the latest stop on the company‚Äôs Engage tour. PayPal was…

Your Business

Brian Benjamin- Genesis

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…

Don’t Get It Twisted: 12-Year-Old CEO Building Bow-Tie Business Empire

Reigning Black Enterprise Teenpreneur of the Year Moziah Bridges markets line of handcrafted bow ties…

10 Ways To Use Competitors To Your Advantage

Learning from the competition can help you better position your business for success. Here’s how.

Women of Power


[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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Cool Jobs: Television Executive Micheline Bowman Balances Career and Side Hustle

Fox News’ Micheline Bowman has more than 15 years experience in television and has a…

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