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Small Business

small business success

Shonda Rhimes, Jessica Alba Share Their Small Business Success Secrets

American Express OPEN brings out Shonda Rhimes, Jessica Alba, and other top CEOs for its…

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Entrepreneur of the Week

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‘Elevation Strategist’ Zakiya Larry Shares Essential Marketing Tips

In wake of the upcoming Entrepreneurs Summit, Zakiya Larry shared tips marketing, branding and money…

[Entrepreneur of the Week] Here’s How Ginjan Bros Won $25,000—You Can Too

Here’s a chance to share your story about your small business and win a cash…

[Entrepreneur of the Week] How Rica Elysée Launched Uber-Style Beauty Service for Women of Color

Rica Elysée created BeautyLynk, an on-location beauty booking platform delivering salon quality hair, make-up, and…

Financing

microlending

How Microlending Can Help You Start A Business

Read on to learn more about how microlenders can help you get that $10,000 or…

Jay Z Launches Venture Capital Fund to Invest in Startups

Jay Z is launching a new venture capital fund according to a new report from…

‘Shark Tank’ Celebrates $100 Million in Deals Done on the Show

In a special episode featuring millennial entrepreneurs, one will make the deal that takes the…

Franchises

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These Franchise Partners Are One of a Kind

Meet the only two African American women owners in the SpeedPro Imaging franchise, and learn…

Decorating Diva Sisters Build Award-Winning Franchise in Atlanta

Buying an interior design franchise propelled these creative sisters into building an award winning business…

8 Industries That Lend Themselves to Franchising Well

Members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) talk about the industries that currently lend themselves…

Getting Started

Network

3 Networking Mistakes Entrepreneurs Should Avoid

When it comes to growing your business, the right relationships can take you places that…

‘Shark Tank’ Star Daymond John Opens Up About His New Venture [VIDEO]

In an exclusive video, serial entrepreneur and Shark Tank star Daymond John shares why he…

Sisterpreneurs: 5 Simple Ways to Double Your Success by Partnering Up

One woman is powerful but when several powerful women get together, it’s a movement. Here’s…

Home Based

Seller Reuben Reuel talks about Etsy's tools to help you make extra cash

Here’s How Etsy Wants to Help You Make Extra Cash

This week Etsy, the global e-commerce platform for creatives, made two big announcements that can…

This Home Business Checklist May Change Everything

Here’s a checklist–not in any particulr order–of tasks you want to complete before you go…

Moms Mean Business: How To Become A Mompreneur

Are you a mom looking to start your own business? Here are a few tips…

Tools & Resources

small business success

Shonda Rhimes, Jessica Alba Share Their Small Business Success Secrets

American Express OPEN brings out Shonda Rhimes, Jessica Alba, and other top CEOs for its…

Getting Rid of the Stigma of ‘Buy Black’

LetsBuyBlack365 is an online community and nationwide black economic empowerment movement. Its mission is to…

To Boost Black Finance, Be a Serial Entrepreneur

A fascinating new study reveals serial entrepreneurship over opening a single business is the way…

Your Business

sale

3 Stages of Making a Sale to Significantly Increase Your Company Revenue

If you’re in business, you are in sales, and you must know these three stages.…

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Become an Author

Everyone has a story and someone is waiting to hear it. This is just one…

6 Reasons Why Business Owners Should Focus on Follow-Ups

Don’t be afraid to follow up with someone several different times. Consistently following up with…

How To

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“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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