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Urban Business Roundtable Spotlight on Cosmetics Maven Vera Moore

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On “The Urban Business Roundtable,” UBR Contributor Dwaynes Betts speaks with cosmetics maven Vera Moore,…

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Urban Business Roundtable Spotlight On Online Fashionista Ella Gorgla

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On the Urban Business Roundtable: Ella Gorgla of I-Ella.com; sales expert Michael L. Parker

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Urban Business Roundtable Spotlight On Facility Interiors CEO Charles Griggsby

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable: BE 100s CEO Charles Griggsby; Wells Fargo executive…

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Urban Business Roundtable Spotlight on All American Meats CEO Shawn Buchanan

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This week on the Urban Business Roundtable: All American Meats CEO Shawn Buchanan; Life Coach…

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Urban Business Roundtable Spotlight On Shawn Stockman of Boyz II Men

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR contributor Samantha Pass chats with four-time Grammy…

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Urban Business Roundtable Spotlight on Auto Dealership Mogul Gregory Jackson

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This week on the Urban Business Roundtable: Prestige Automotive Group CEO Gregory Jackson; The Money…

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UBR Spotlight: Search Is On For America’s Best Small Businesses

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Bryant Monteilh sits down with Harvey…

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UBR Spotlight: Architect Dina Griffin’s Blueprint for Success

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita Young sits down with leading…

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UBR Spotlight: Fashion Designer Jermikko Johnson

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UBR Morning Post: Online Fashion Innovator Ella Gorgla

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita Young sits down with Ella…

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UBR Morning Post: Pamela Eudaric-Amiri’s Chocolate Enterprise

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Annette Flournoy sits down with Pamela…

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UBR Morning Post: How Milton Latrell Sows Success With Agriculture Menswear

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita Young introduces us to Milton…

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UBR Morning Post: Tyson Toussant Spins Bionic Yarn Into Dollars

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Executive Producer TaQuoya Kennedy talks with Tyson…

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UBR Morning Post: Mobile Tech and Social Media Maven Corvida Raven

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Executive Producer TaQuoya Kennedy talks with Corida…

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UBR Morning Post: Plus-Size Fashion Entrepreneur Monif Clarke

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Executive Producer TaQuoya Kennedy talks with Monif…

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UBR Morning Post: ICE Supreme’s Ashiki Taylor; Fitness Entrepreneur Saran Dunmore

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita Young interviews Ashiki Taylor of…

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UBR Morning Post: Carol’s Daughter Founder Lisa Price Shares Her Success Formula

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Executive Producer TaQuoya Kennedy talks with Lisa…

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UBR Morning Post: BE 100s CEO Michael Roberts Talks Legacy Building

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UBR Morning Post: Get ‘Super Rich’ With Russell Simmons

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UBR Morning Post: Start-up Success With Mama Green’s Gourmet Goodies

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable: Shatoia Starks, who transformed one of her great…

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UBR Morning Post: Step Up Your Game With Custom Shoe CEO Candra Palmer

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Executive Producer TaQuoya Kennedy talks with Candra…

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UBR Morning Post: Learn From Billionaire Bob Johnson

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UBR Morning Post: How Farrah Gray Builds His Newest Business By The Book

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Executive Producer TaQuoya Kennedy gets an insiders…

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UBR Morning Post: Board Game Creator Sheila Moss-Brown

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UBR Morning Post: Dante Lee Shares Black Business Success Secrets

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Executive Producer TaQuoya Kennedy speaks with Dante…

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UBR Morning Post: NuJak Entrepreneurs Share the Power of Partnerships

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Executive Producer TaQuoya Kennedy speaks with Frank…

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UBR Morning Post: Urban Fashion Innovator Daymond John

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita Young speaks with urban fashion…

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In the corporate world, wearing a suit and tie, or a dress with heels, is the norm. However, techies and entrepreneurs tend to have their own style, preferring to switch things up a bit. A male geek will likely wear a blazer and some sort of graphic tee with jeans. A female techie may add color to her outfit with a pair of trendy earrings. At Black Enterprise we love how CyberSynchs founder, Amos Winbush III (pictured here), keeps his wardrobe business casual with a hint of geek flare.

UBR Morning Post: Top Business Innovator Amos Winbush

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UBR Morning Post: Home Decor CEO Tina Shoulders

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UBR Morning Post: Les Brown on Developing a Winning Mindset for 2011

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UBR Morning Post: Jeans Queen Cookie Johnson

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CHRIS GARDNER: Entrepreneur, motivational speaker, and philanthropist Chris Gardner overcame homelessness to become a self-made millionaire. Gardner chronicled his challenges of being a single father and an ambitious businessman living below the poverty line in his New York Times' bestselling autobiography, The Pursuit of Happyness. His rags to riches story also served as inspiration for the 2006 motion picture The Pursuit of Happyness, starring Will Smith.

UBR Morning Post: New Inspiration From Chris Gardner

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita Young speaks with brokerage firm…

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UBR Morning Post: Success Strategies From Randal Pinkett

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable: Randal Pinkett shares success strategies from his latest…

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UBR Morning Post: Real Estate Titan Don Peebles

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable: Real Estate Titan R. Donahue “Don” Peebles, one…

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UBR Morning Post: Bill Strickland Makes The Impossible, Possible

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable: Manchester Bidwell Corporation CEO Bill Strickland on making…

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UBR Morning Post: Small Business Saturday Is a Big Deal

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Why black entrepreneurs need to make a big deal of Small Business Saturday. Also this…

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UBR Morning Post: ‘Reallionaire’ Motivator Farrah Gray

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita Young speaks with Jamaal Williams,…

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UBR Morning Post: Texas Power Player Tracye McDaniel

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UBR Morning Post: 9-Year-Old Philanthropic Phenom Joshua Williams

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita Young speaks with 9-year-old philanthropic…

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UBR Morning Post: Orchestra Founder Jeri Lynn Johnson

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Angelique Westerfield speaks with arts entrepreneur…

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UBR Morning Post: Susan Taylor On The Business of Mentoring

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, contributor Renita Young speaks with magazine industry icon…

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UBR Morning Post: Reinvention Strategist Marshawn Evans

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, contributor Renita Young speaks with ad industry pioneer…

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UBR Morning Post: All Rise for Judge Karen Mills-Francis

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, contributor Renita Young speaks with TV Judge Karen…

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UBR Morning Post: Ad Industry Titan Don Coleman

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, our newest UBR contributor, Renita Young, speaks with…

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UBR Morning Post: Film Fest Co-founder Stephanie Rance

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Angelique Westerfield speaks with Stephanie Tavares-Rance…

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UBR Morning Post: Don Jackson of Central City Productions

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UBR Morning Post: Black Enterprise Titan Bill Mays

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UBR Morning Post: Sweet Beginnings & Powers of Persuasion

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable: Brenda Palms Barber, the founder of Sweet Beginnings,…

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UBR Morning Post: Cami Cakes; Become Your Own Boss

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UBR Morning Post: Entrepreneurial Prodigy Zoe Damacela

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Ariel Investments, UBR Radio Show Fetes “Game Changers”

Ebony Editor-in-Chief Amy Dubois Barnett, entrepreneur Farrah Gray named among Chicago's under-40 black achievers

Recently named Ebony magazine Editor-in-Chief Amy Dubois Barnett and entrepreneurial prodigy Farrah Gray are among…

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UBR Morning Post: “Serial” CEO Colleen Payne-Nabors

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UBR Morning Post: Voluptuous CEO Angela Samuels

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UBR Morning Post: Street Vendors to Empowerment Leaders

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This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Angelique Westerfield speaks with Richelieu Dennis,…

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UBR Morning Post: Going Green With Majora Carter

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UBR Morning Post: Business Mistakes to Avoid

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UBR Morning Post: More On Model Entrepreneur B. Smith

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UBR Morning Post: Biz Advice From Margaret Garner

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