Tag Archives: Entrepreneurship

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Cool Jobs: How One Young Designer is Charting Her Own Path in the Fashion Industry

Jesstia Usher talks the business behind her clothing line, Eyanatia

Fashion Designer Jesstia Usher talks getting her start in fashion and the highs and lows…

By Courtney Connley

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Young Entrepreneur Turns Class Project into Successful Kids Transportation Company

How Aireal Taylor launched a kids transportation company to help parents solve everyday transportation challenges

How Aireal Taylor, founder of Kidz Cab, is helping parents solve everday transportation challenges.

By Kandia Johnson

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Dr. Nadia Brown’s Advice on Building a Successful Dream Team

Here are several strategies entrepreneurs can employ immediately to build an effective dream team

According to Dr. Nadia Brown, there comes a time to realize the necessity and value…

By Roz A Gee

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Aaron Scott Talks Boot Camps and Cross Country Wine Runs

Fitness Expert and Serial Entrepreneur, Aaron Scott, without question runs his businesses on his own…

By Roz A Gee

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Danyel Smith Talks Content, Life, and Creativity at #HerAgendaLive

Renowned journalist shares her passion project HRDCVR and her life's story with women

Danyel Smith, shares her passion project HRDCVR and her life’s story with women at Her…

By Brittany Dandy

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McDonald’s First African American Senior Executive and Board Member Passes Away

Robert M. Beavers Jr. served with distinction between 1982 and 1999

McDonald’s first African American senior executive and board member, Robert M. Beavers Jr., passes away…

By Courtney Connley

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When Starting a Business, Think Innovation Over Imitation

Myleik Teele, CEO of Curlbox, offers business advice to entrepreneurs

Myleik Teele, CEO of Curlbox, says when starting a business, think innovation over imitation

By Brittany Dandy

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Chef Creates ‘Heels in Kitchen’ TV Show To Put Spotlight on Culinary Traditions of African Diaspora

Imoteda Aladekomo launches TV show in Nigeria to spotlight culture, food and fashion

Imoteda Aladekomo launches TV show in Nigeria to spotlight culture, food, and fashion.

By Kandia Johnson

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Queen Latifah Lands ‘Variety Magazine’ Cover

The media mogul sat down with the mag to talk 'Bessie', her past and what's next

Check out media mogul Queen Latifah on the cover of ‘Variety’ magazine’s September issue

By Brittany Dandy

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Research Shows Big Spike of Black and Hispanic Women Entrepreneurs

Check out resources to sustain success

According to research by the the National Women’s Business Council, African American and Hispanic female…

By Janell Hazelwood

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More Minority and Women Semifinalists Announced for One of the Largest Business Competitions in the World

Last year’s winners, two African American women, launched Beta platform for social media productivity app

43 North, one of the biggest business competitions in the world, has selected more women…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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The Birth of a Brand: Several Factors Go Into Creating a Strong One

Like raising a child, a brand must be continually nurtured

In the business world, your brand is your personality, your identity, and the relationship that…

By Nicole Cober, Esq.

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Jembere Eyewear Owner Shares 5 Business Lessons Learned

Entrepreneur, Abaynesh Jembere shares her business lessons learned with budding small business owners

Jembere Eyewear owner, Abaynesh Jembere, shares 5 business lessons learned with bugging entrepreneurs.

By Brittany Dandy

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7 Tips to Keep Your Linkedin Profile ‘On Point’

Emmelie De La Cruz, of The Branding Muse, gives job seekers seven ways to attract more recruiters on LinkedIn

Emmelie De La Cruz, of The Branding Muse, gives job seekers seven tips to attract…

By Brittany Dandy

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SimonSays CEO, Ron Simons: From Software Engineer to Creative Producer

Award-winning producer and actor combines art and business

The multi-talented creative and businessman started his career at companies like Hewlett-Packard, IBM, and Microsoft,…

By Black Enterprise

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Tyra Banks and Chrissy Teigen Gear Up to Host the ‘Fab Life’ this Fall

Banks will serve as chief stylist and executive producer of new lifestyle show airing next month

Get ready for the Fab Life daytime talk show airing this fall, hosted and produced…

By Brittany Dandy

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Mississippi App Guru Sheena Allen to Appear in New Documentary ‘She Started It’

Serial app creator offers advice on what it takes to achieve tech success

“I am a triple-whammy when it comes to tech. I’m female, I’m black, and I’m…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Willow Smith Drops Words of Wisdom During ‘I-D Magazine’ Shoot

Teen talks her music and shares what she thinks of her generation

Willow Smith talks her music and shares what she thinks of her generation.

By Brittany Dandy

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On-Campus Smoothie Truck Business on Track for $1 Million

Keon Davis shares four pieces of advice to aspiring entrepreneurs

How one entrepreneur is cashing in on the tastebuds of college students, with an innovative…

By Gwen Jimmere

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Jembere Eyewear Designer Talks Becoming an Entrepreneur and the Importance of Giving

Abaynesh Jembere supports education abroad through her fashionable sunglass company

Abaynesh Jembere talks entrepreneurship and how she supports education abroad through her fashionable sunglasses company.

By Brittany Dandy

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