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CEO of It's Not Complicated Tutoring Jay Veal

Business–It’s Not Complicated: 4 Strategic Steps For Success

Entrepreneur and businessman Jay Veal shares his formula for a successful business

Keep in mind, you cannot do everything by yourself. You can’t go into any type…

By Marquita Miller

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5 Relatively Inexpensive Ways to Do PR in Small Business

There are plenty of ways to get your name out there without a big investment

Writing a blog for your PR company website can help you gain traffic to your…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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3 Initial Steps to Raising a Seed Round

How one successful entrepreneur planned his search for startup capital

The most important step to raising your seed round is finding your first investor. This…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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4 Lessons Online Businesses Can Learn From Brick-and-Mortar Shops

Business practices that transcend platform

Only a real novice will ignore the experience of the experienced. Taking time to look…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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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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3 Nontraditional Marketing Strategies That Work

Less traditional forms of marketing may be your best bet

No matter what kind of business you have, you need more customers, clients, leads, website…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Zycron founder Darrell S. Freeman (right) with CEO Steven Howard Smith (Photo by John Schweikert)

Firing the Boss

How Zycron CEO Darrell S. Freeman grew his company by replacing himself

As founder and executive chairman of Nashville-based Zycron Inc. (No. 86 on the BE Industrial/Service…

By Alan Hughes

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5 Tips for Revving Up Your Business

Innovation and value are among the major revenue drivers

Jamilah Barnes Creekmur earned her stripes leading business development efforts for AllHipHop.com (and won the…

By Renita Burns

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Hungry for More

Couple rebounds from failed restaurant to serve up a side dish business

A failed chicken wing restaurant left husband-and-wife team Claude and Crystal Booker with a heap…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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4 Ways to Bounce Back

Hard times remain for entrepreneurs but there are ways to beat the burden

Though the recession may technically be over, continued lack of financing and a slow rebound—including…

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