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Small Business

private prisons

Department of Justice Will Stop Using For-profit Private Prisons

The U.S. Department of Justice will stop contracting with for-profit prison operators. Deputy Attorney General…

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Financing

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How to Get a Small Business Loan With Bad Credit

One way entrepreneurs can ease the pain of poor credit is to work with revenue-based…

Kobe Co-Launches $100M Venture Capital Fund for Tech, Media, and More

The Wall Street Journal reports that retired basketball great Kobe Bryant launched a $100 million…

5 Things You Need to Know to Get a Line of Credit for Your Business

Businesses typically use a line of credit to maintain or expand a business—not start a…

Franchises

car wash

World’s First Eco-friendly Steam Cleaning Car Wash Franchise

In 2002, Emmanuel Williams, founder and chief executive officer of DetailXPerts professional detailing business, a native…

Juicy Franchise Opportunities For Millennials

Juice is a growing segment in the restaurant business. Consumers are becoming increasingly concerned with…

Can This Franchise Help Fight Zika?

With heightened concern about the Zika virus in the news, lawn care is getting a…

Getting Started

entrepreneur

How to Raise an Entrepreneur

Fostering an entrepreneurial mindset helps children focus on solutions, rather than the problem. Parents (and…

The Kanye Effect: This 90s Hip Hop Duo Is Unveiling Their Sneaker Line Next

Kanye West dropped his wildly popular Yeezy Boost adidas sneaker line last year causing consumer…

Daymond John Shares How Being Broke Can Be an Entrepreneur’s Greatest Asset

Shark Tank investor Daymond John’s latest book is The Power of Broke: How Empty Pockets,…

Home Based

mystery shopper

How You Can Earn Extra Money On The Side As An Undercover Shopper

If you love to eat out at restaurants, shop at retail stores, give your opinion…

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…

Tools & Resources

Successful CTOs

8 Qualities All Successful CTOs Share

The most successful businesses I’ve worked with have one thing in common: excellent leadership. As…

How Reactive Entrepreneurs Can Prepare for the Future of Business

In this anthology, I challenge the next generation of social enterprise leaders to embrace preemption as…

From the Expert: How to Write a Business Plan That Works

An idea without a strong business plan has little chance of getting an investment. As…

Your Business

bank black

#BlackBizMatters: 3 Reasons to Bank Black

This summer, Killer Mike and Solange Knowles used their platforms to encourage fans and those…

Eliminating Headaches: How to Decrease Marketing Frustrations

Marketing can be a very challenging function for small businesses. It takes a lot of…

Will Kobe Bryant’s $100 Million Tech Fund Capitalize Black Entrepreneurs?

After retiring earlier this year, Kobe Bryant, the former NBA MVP, announced the launch of…

How To

hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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