Entrepreneur How-to: Upgrading From Home Office to Business Space

Entrepreneur How-to: Upgrading From Home Office to Business Space

by S. Tia Brown

Like many people Jasmine Graham decided to become an entrepreneur after getting laid off, but unlike many of her peers she’s still in business.... Read More

[The Upload] ConnXus Connects Black-Owned Tech Companies With Dollars

[The Upload] ConnXus Connects Black-Owned Tech Companies With Dollars

by Lynne D Johnson

The numbers still aren’t adding up for African-Americans in tech. A new study conducted by Lawless Research (on behalf of Techstars and Chase for... Read More

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In the Black Tour Targets, Empowers Female Entrepreneurs

by Taiia Smart Young

In her early 30s, Odyssey Media founder and CEO Linda Spradley Dunn made great money at IBM selling large frame computers. But even as... Read More

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Action Figures: Black Entrepreneurs Making It Happen

by Angela P. Moore

Truly successful business owners understand that wealth isn’t quantified only by the size of one’s portfolio; it lies in the ability to manifest a... Read More

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Influencers: Kamilah Forbes Sets a New Course for the Apollo Theater

by Alley Olivier

Legends have been born and celebrated within the storied walls the Apollo Theater, a cultural institution built on the shoulders of Black soul. Everything from music... Read More

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Bitcoin-Based Startup Aims to ‘Decolonize’ the Diaspora

by Ryan K. Smith

Entrepreneurs Sinclair Skinner and Christopher Mapondera want you to do one thing: decolonize your life. The two say the African-American community and ultimately the global... Read More

How an Engineer Flipped a Hustle Into Black Success

How an Engineer Flipped a Hustle Into Black Success

by Avis Thomas-Lester / Urban News Service

Brunson L. Cooper dreamed of starting his own construction firm–but he had no money, no investors, and no connections. So he decided to become his... Read More

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More Black Families Need to Be Prepared for the Worst

by George Johnson

Queen Sugar is currently one of the best, most talked about shows on TV. The depth of the characters is only secondary to the... Read More

The Top 10 Industries Black Professionals Are Most Interested In

The Top 10 Industries Black Professionals Are Most Interested In

by #teamEBONY

Consulting, Media & Entertainment and Technology lead the list of the “Top 10 Job industries Black Professionals are Most Interested In,” according to a... Read More

Cheryl Wood on Building A Successful Speaking Engagement Career

Cheryl Wood on Building A Successful Speaking Engagement Career

by Kara I. Stevens

Many of us grow up knowing that we are not meant for the cubicle life. Some of us know that we are best suited... Read More