Tag Archives: Entrepreneurship

Ice Cream

2Brand You: Building Your Brand – I Scream for Ice Cream

The success of your business lies within your building a brand that people can trust

Deciding to build your personal or professional brand starts with forming an identity, developing trust…

By Cameka Smith

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Can Drones Help Your Business Take Off?

You may want to consider investing in a drone for your business

Drones are increasingly taking flight worldwide, offering significant potential benefits for businesses of all sizes.

By Stephen L. Ball

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Shark Tank

Black Female Entrepreneurs Shine on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’

In honor of National Women’s Small Business Month, this celebrates black female entrepreneurs from this season of ABC's "Shark Tank," while highlighting the value of African American women as small business owners in the American economy

Two teams of black female entrepreneurs – Angels and Tomboys and Lulu Bang – pitch…

By Brandon Andrews

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Moms Mean Business: How To Become A Mompreneur

Learn key tips on how to succeed in parenting and business

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

By Cameka Smith

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Pick A Business Name Without the Regret

The name of your business should represent what your brand stands for

There are a million ways your business name can go wrong — too simple, hard…

By Black Enterprise

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This Tech Company Wants You To Support Black Businesses

To realize lasting change, it is time to spend differently and invest in black-owned businesses

BE spoke with the founders of Spendefy about how their platform creates awareness and exposure…

By Marquita Miller

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TechConneXt Recap: Seibel’s 7 Rules Every Tech Startup Must Follow to Succeed

Y Combinator partner gets real about what it takes to make it in Silicon Valley

World-class innovator Michael Seibel offered lessons on tech entrepreneurship and making it in Silicon Valley…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Tired of Living Paycheck to Paycheck? Escape Now

Because exhibiting champagne taste while on a beer budget can be detrimental to achieving your financial goals

If you are tired of feeling like you don’t have enough to save or spend…

By Ashley M Fox

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Find Your Passion and Make It Profitable in 5 Steps

Here's how you can turn your dreams into a lucrative business

Learn 5 Key Steps to marry your passion and desire to start a business with…

By Cameka Smith

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U.S. Small Business Administration and Milken Institute Partner to Increase Minority Lending

SBA and the Milken Institute announced a new initiative called the Partnership for Lending in Underserved Markets (PLUM)

Small Business Association and Milken Institute Partner To Increase Minority Lending in key markets such…

By Daron Pressley

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Get Uncomfortable! 5 Ways to Step Into Your Abundance Zone

Open yourself up to new possibilities and opportunities that go beyond your current experiences

Do you want to experience massive abundance? Learn five key tips to step into your…

By Cameka Smith

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business brand

2Brand You, Part I: You Are the Brand

Your brand is significant because it represents who you are, what you do, and why you are the person best suited to do it

Your personal brand is also your business brand. How your brand is viewed by consumers…

By Cameka Smith

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founding agreements

Tiffany Bowden’s Breaking In Series: Founding Agreements

Partnerships can be tough, protect yourself and establish protocol for rocky times

Check out what Tiffany Bowden’s recommends as founding agreements when looking to start a business…

By Tiffany Bowden

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11 Black Owned Businesses That You Should Know and Support

Here are a few more black-owned businesses that you must check out, Part II

Check out this list of 11 black owned businesses that you should know and support…

By Patrice Tartt

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black owned

11 Black-Owned Businesses That You Should Know and Support

There is power in the black dollar, Part I

Included are 11 black owned businesses that are highly recommended along with detailed information on…

By Patrice Tartt

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Georgia State Rep. LaDawn Blackett Jones Balances Life and Leadership

How to create harmony at home and in the workplace

Georgia State Representative and Attorney at Law, Ladawn Blackett Jones discusses balancing life and leadership…

By Daron Pressley

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5 Ways to See the ‘Bigger Picture’ as an Entrepreneur

You may be juggling priorities at work and at home, but you can’t afford to give up on time for reflection

Find out how this leader learned to combat letting “must do” tasks overwhelm the “want…

By Black Enterprise

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Can’t Find a Job? Buy One!

To take control of your professional destiny, consider investing in one of these five franchises

On a daily basis, I consult with people that are at a crossroads regarding their…

By Nancy E Williams

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The Stark Reality about Entrepreneurs of Color

2016 Shark Tank Casting Tour Recap

The stark reality about entrepreneurs of color is that their brilliance, ingenuity, and grit are…

By Black Enterprise

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10 Common Ethical Dilemmas in Entrepreneurship

What is one common ethical dilemma small business owners often face, and how can you overcome it?

The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization…

By Black Enterprise

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