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buy black

Black Leadership Forum Sparks #BuyBlack Movement In Houston

Here's more about the 7th Annual Houston Black Leadership Forum and Buy Black Weekend

Maggie Anderson (left), Courtney Johnson Rose (center) and Errol Allen (right)Maggie Anderson (left), Courtney Johnson…

By Derek T. Dingle

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women business owners

Microsoft Set to Kick off Major Event for Small Business Owners Across the Country

A week of free workshops, content, webcasts, events, and more

Small businesses account for 55% of employment in the U.S., according to the Small Business…

By Dr. Dionne Mahaffey

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Mark Zuckerberg

Dave Scott’s 10 Tips for Becoming the Black Mark Zuckerberg

Dave Scott, serial entrepreneur and founder/CEO of Laugh.ly, outlines how black entrepreneurs can achieve the same level of success as Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg

Leave behind the notion that black people only achieve success on a field or a…

By Black Enterprise

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Stephens

Janell Stephens Is Taking Camille Rose Naturals to the Top

The former therapist and mother of five discusses how she found success in the natural hair and beauty industry with her brand Camille Rose Naturals

Ms. Stephens’ attention to detail, business savvy, and personal brand has helped her get her…

By Tia Walker

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Nicole Valentine

Corporate to Consultant: Nicole Valentine Uses Mergers and Acquisitions to Dominate in Small Business

Helping small businesses dominate in any industry

Business success advice from Nicole Valentine, an entrepreneur who left her comfy role at a…

By Crystal I. Berger

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tech app

His Finance Tech App Won Half a Million Dollars for Its Simple Brilliance

Ace Callwood is the $500,000 man. Along with his partners, this tech entrepreneur launched Painless 1099, a tax solution for freelancers and independent contractors.

“The app provides independent contractors a way to focus on their work and avoid unexpected…

By Samara Lynn

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Entrepreneurs

Best Co-Working Spaces in New England for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series

Great co-working spaces for business owners of color.

By Samara Lynn

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Northeastern

Best Co-Working Spaces in Northeastern States for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

New York:
Nowhere Studio
Brooklyn, New York
Pricing: Starts at $180/month.
Amenities and other info: Wi-Fi, lots of…

By Samara Lynn

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midwest

Best Co-Working Spaces in the Midwest for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

 Illinois:
 The Shift
Chicago, Illinois
Pricing: Starts at $145/month.
Amenities and other info: Wi-Fi, individual desks, group work tables,…

By Samara Lynn

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south

Best Co-Working Spaces in the South for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

Florida:
Catalyst
Orlando, Florida
Pricing: Starts at $99/month to $425 month for a dedicated office.
Amenities and other info:…

By Samara Lynn

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southwest

Best Co-Working Spaces in the Southwest and West for Entrepreneurs of Color in 2016

Part of Black Enterprise's "Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016" series.

Texas:
CoLAB
Fort Worth, Texas
Pricing: Starts at $20/day; $150/month.
Amenities and other info: Wi-Fi, printing/faxing equipment, key…

By Samara Lynn

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co-working

Best Co-Working Spaces for Entrepreneurs of Color 2016

Best co-working spaces for your startup in every region across the continental United States.

Studies show that co-working spaces foster creative and productive environments.

By Samara Lynn

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Black CEO and Founder Creates the Siam 7X Dual-Screen Phone

Darius Allen is one of few black tech entrepreneurs to create a hardware product; the Siam 7X phone

Allen is also one of the few tech entrepreneurs of color to launch a startup…

By Samara Lynn

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LendStreet Lands $28 Million Funding to Help Consumer Debt

Just in time for Financial Literacy Month: LendStreet's $28 million infusion of capital will allow the company to help more consumers get out of debt

“There’s still so much we can do and will do, to make finance work for…

By Samara Lynn

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Ali Abdullah

Claim It! App Founder Got Idea for App While Living on the Streets

From homeless to launching an app that's valued at millions of dollars, Ali Abdullah is an American success story

Ali Abdullah finds success with a brilliant tech marketing idea.The app is Claim It! and…

By Samara Lynn

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