Tag Archives: Small Business

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3 Launchpad Products That Help Increase Productivity at Work

Amazon’s new marketplace for tech startups exposes them to a wider audience

Amazon’s new marketplace for tech startups exposes them to a wider audience

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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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 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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[WATCH] She Leads Africa Announces 6 Finalists for Entrepreneurs Showcase

6 female trailblazers for its 2015 Entrepreneurs Showcase

She Leads Africa selects 6 Female Trailblazers for its 2015 Entrepreneurs Showcase.

By Kandia Johnson

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3 Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Ask Their Accountant

The answers will help you become a better business owner

No matter how big or small your company may be, here are three ways to…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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5 Tech Tips for Startup Success

Tech CEO Nichelle McCall gives advice to budding tech entrepreneurs

Tech CEO Nichelle McCall, of Bold Guidance, offers five tech tips for start-up success

By Brittany Dandy

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Tips for Using Visual Content Marketing to Explode Your Brand

The right imagery can help grow your business

Visual content marketing can be a useful tool in growing your business and your brand.

By Roz A Gee

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Tech Company Takes Bold Approach to College Education

CEO of BOLD Guidance, Nichelle McCall, talks her tool to help students and parents navigate the admissions process

CEO of Bold Guidance, Nichelle McCall, talks her tech tool to help students and parents…

By Brittany Dandy

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7 Unique Side-Businesses to Start Now

Small lucrative endeavors that may be worth more money than you think

These unique small businesses may help you earn more cash than you think.

By Brittany Dandy

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Women Make Up a Whopping 86% of Etsy Sellers

A recent report says female business owners are dominating the creative e-commerce site

A recent report says women make up a whopping 86% of Etsy sellers.

By Brittany Dandy

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(Part 2) Entrepreneurs: How to Systemize Your Business

Polish your brand and save time with these business tech tools

Success, as an entrepreneur and business owner, hinges on your ability to maximize your efficiency…

By Kenny Pugh

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What Patti LaBelle Taught Me About Business

How a night of unplanned entertainment turned into a business lesson

I had planned to work over the weekend but an opportunity to attend the concert…

By Marquita Miller

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Program Recognizing Outstanding Achievements of Minority Entrepreneurs, Individuals, Organizations

New Program Helps Social Entrepreneurs Grow

Innovative organizations incorporate big company skills and knowledge

A new program is underway to help selected entrepreneurs incorporate big company skills and knowledge…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5 Websites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit Regularly

Here are some very useful sites for new and established business owners

Here are some of the most useful sites for small business owners.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Take Advantage of Business Depreciation Write-Offs for Your Small Business

First-year small businesses could save up to $125,000

Have you heard about the beneficent first year of business depreciation tax write-off that’s tailor-made…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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Intuit QuickBooks Local Tour Coming to the Windy City

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Intuit QuickBooks is stopping in Chicago on their nationwide local small business tour.

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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[WATCH] Flat Out Heels Wins $25,000 Pitch Competition at PowerMoves.NOLA

Dawn Dickson and her alternative to high heels beat out three other minority entrepreneurs at the Big Break Power Pitch

CEO of Flat Out Heels, Dawn Dickerson, wins 25,000 at entrepreneur PowerMoves pitch competition in…

By Brittany Dandy

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Black Women Are the Fastest Growing Group of Entrepreneurs

African American female-owned businesses have increased by 322% in the last 18 years

Recent study says black female owned businesses has increased by 322% making black women the…

By Brittany Dandy

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Chrisette Michele Launches Clothing Line ‘Rich Hipster Belle’

Songstress wants girls to embrace their curves and 'glamourosity'

The collection includes a variety of looks, specifically designed to fit and flatter shapely women.

By Brittany Dandy

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