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5 Reasons Why Your Pitch Fell Flat

Entrepreneurs often fail to include essential info in their elevator pitch to investors. Here are…

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bill

New Bill Could Double the Number of Investors for Startups

Find out about the potential impact of this bill on small businesses and startups, should it become a law

“This bill will mean that businesses that have traditionally struggled to secure capital will have…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Groundwork

How Groundwork is Diversifying the Entrepreneurial Landscape

Part 2, Jason Town's continues to share his story on how he has helped diversify the venture capitalist sphere

Jason Towns, the founder of Groundwork, tells BE how he got involved in the investment…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Groundwork

How Groundwork is Diversifying the Entrepreneurial Landscape [Part 1]

Jason Towns' Groundwork Accelerator program and venture fund is supporting untapped excellence in the innovation space

Jason Towns tells BE how his Groundwork Accelerator program and venture fund is helping minorities…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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PowerMoves Miami Accelerator Launches To Help Minority Entrepreneurs Access Capital

Florida has more investors than Silicon Valley, 3 to every 1 entrepreneur

Miami is the first city outside of New Orleans to host a PowerMoves office and…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5 Ideal Reasons to Attend Entrepreneurs Summit

As if building your business isn’t reason enough to attend, we went ahead and offered 5 more

In just over a month, new and seasoned entrepreneurs will gather in Miami, Florida, for…

By Safon Floyd

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4 Ways To Get Money For Your Business – Which is Right for You?

Assessing what your business needs now and how you should go about getting it

In starting a business you must be tactful. Take a look at the cheat sheet…

By Safon Floyd

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Women’s History Month: The Shark Tank vs. The Dolphin Tank Approach To Raising Capital

Tips on how women can get the money they need to start and grow their businesses

Tips on how women can get the money they need to start and grow their…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Women Angels Funding Female Startups

Sisters helping sisters by way of investment

You are invited to meet and connect with some of the key players in investing…

By Safon Floyd

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women entreprenuers

Black VC’s and Financiers Who Want to Invest in You

Meet and learn from black angel investors who are changing the face of investing

At the 2016 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit black financiers, angel investors and venture fund managers…

By Safon Floyd

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Nexercise Founders

How To Land A Once-In-A-Lifetime Deal On ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’

5 ways to bait the millionaire and billionaire investors of the hit TV show

Here are five ways to bait millionaire and billionaire investors of the hit TV show…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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young entrepreneur

Angels and Unicorns: Black Women-Owned Businesses Grow But Raise Very Little Seed Money

A number of groups now cater to women investors and entrepreneurs

Black women represent the fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the U.S., with the number of…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Entrepreneurs Raise $2.8 Million On Shark Tank And Kickstarter

Luggage line receives highest valuation in show’s history at $28 million

Trunkster is a new innovative luggage concept that offers zipperless entry, USB ports for charging,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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East Coast vs. West Coast: It Matters When Pitching Your Business to Investors

11 tips for altering your startup pitch based on your audience and locale

East Coast vs. West Coast was a common theme that came up during several panel…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Camelback Ventures Giving Underrepresented Entrepreneurs an Equal Shot

Minorities are less likely to receive investment funding. Aaron Walker is changing that.

Camelback Ventures is a nonprofit social venture fellowship and seed fund. From donations provided by…

By Samara Lynn

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TechConneXt

[TechConnext Summit] Recap: How to Deliver a Powerful Pitch to Investors

Tips and advice for experienced entrepreneurs and those pitching for the first time

This panel provided an impressive mix of seasoned Silicon Valley veterans as well as a…

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African Tech Startup Scene Skyrockets

Investment capital has doubled since last year to $26.9 million

There are three key factors for the growing interest in African tech investment: an increased…

By Samara Lynn

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[Op Ed] Peeple App is VC Funding Gone Amok

When black-owned startups have difficulty getting VC dollars, it's maddening when silly apps get millions

The Peeple app is valued in the millions and that’s exactly what’s wrong with VC…

By Samara Lynn

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Groups Offer Black Women $1,000 To Become Angel Investors

Pipeline Fellowship enlists Black MBA Women and BEVisible to help with recruitment

Since the launch of Pipeline Fellowship in April 2011, the percentage of women angel investors…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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shark tank

Entrepreneur and Angel Investor Troy Carter is ABC’s Newest Shark

Carter joins Ashton Kutcher and Chris Sacca as guest judges

Troy Carter, an entrepreneur and angel investor, is one of three new guest judges on…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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Vetted Organizations and Charities You Can Donate To Help the Victims of Hurricane Harvey

The images and video from cities and towns battered by Hurricane Harvey are heartbreaking—families…

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