Tag Archives: Entreprenuers

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Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever Talks How Exceptional Black Women Lead

"I’m a firm believer in the power of collective wisdom."

DC-based consultant shares leadership insight and key highlights from her new book, and talks how…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Shark Tank’s Mark Cuban: Presidential Candidates Appear Technologically Illiterate

“This isn’t about the age of the candidates. It’s about their knowledge."

‘Shark Tank’ shark Mark Cuban weighs in on the importance of technological-savvy in a president,…

By Samara Lynn

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Robert Gooden, owner, Cigar Bar

U.S. Navy Veteran Turned Entrepreneur Launches High-End Cigar Bar

Vetrepreneur discusses his latest venture

Vetrepreneur Robert “Doc” Gooden became inspired to pursue a brand new idea—one that would allow…

By Karima Mariama-Arthur, Esq.

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Catching Up With the Black Tony Stark

Some call him the black Tony Stark. Catching up with innovator and inventor, Kerry Harris.

Sailor, officer, Navy pilot and inventor…Kerry Harris, founder and CEO of Angel 7 Industries, shares…

By Samara Lynn

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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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Tami Chambers, founder of Mastermind Maven, hosts a panel featuring Kazeem Faymuyide, founder, STASHED, and Kyle Harvey, deputy editor, Slant News Inc. Image: Black Enterprise

Tech Meets Hip-Hop and Breeds Inspiration at Tech808 Event

At the Tech808 conference, young entrepreneurs shared their advice with peers looking for success set against the backdrop of hip-hop

The run-down of the Tech808 event in New York.

By Samara Lynn

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Nikki Woods’ Keys to Success: Build Your Brand and Become a Legacy

Top radio exec gives four pieces of sage career advice

[Woods] believes you should definitely work and prepare, but sometimes done is better than perfect.…

By Marquita Miller

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Healthcare Tech Company Provides New Moms with Personalized Care

Mahmee.com CEO, Melissa Hanna, talks how she entered the tech world and her digital company for women

Check out Melissa Hanna, CEO of Mahmee.com, a tech company that caters to new moms…

By Brittany Dandy

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SoulCycle Is Going Public

Boutique lifestyle and fitness brand 'SoulCycle' files to go public

The company’s growth has been tremendous – beginning with one studio in New York City,…

By Michael Tolbert

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The NFL's Israel Idonije, the son of Christian missionaries, is founder of Blessed Communion.

NFL’s Israel Idonije Breaks Bread — and Ground — With Blessed Communion

With a few years left to play, a Monster of the Midway is drawing up plays in the boardroom

Israel Idonije combines a humanitarian’s heart with a smart business moves.

By Darren Sands

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VIDEO: How to Go From Dreamer to Inventor

Our November cover subjects tell what it takes to file a patent and build a prototype

Bringing an invention to market is no easy task. It takes persistence, creativity and unparalleled…

By LaToya M. Smith

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BE Next is Now

New York reception celebrates young entrepreneurs, executives and professionals

Black Enterprise held the BE Next kick-off reception, Tuesday, in New York City to celebrate…

By Renita Burns

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Why Are Small Businesses Still Without Web 2.0?

Traditional entrepreneurs are wary of new tech trends

Traditional entrepreneurs are wary of new tech trends

By Brent Leary

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