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Fedex Hires Its First Black Woman Pilot

Fedex Hires Its First Black Woman Pilot

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 20, 2018

For the first time in the history of the company, Fedex has hired its first-ever Black woman pilot. According to a blog posted on the... Read More

These Women Are Cashing in on the Cannabis Rush

These Women Are Cashing in on the Cannabis Rush

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 20, 2018

Since the legalization of marijuana in most states, the cannabis industry has provided business owners with the opportunity to have a booming profession if desired.... Read More

Black History Month: 6 Companies You Should Know

Black History Month: 6 Companies You Should Know

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 13, 2018

As we continue to celebrate the achievements of African-Americans during Black History Month, the folks over at WeWork have crafted a list of six... Read More

Americans to See Possible Increase in Monthly Paychecks

Americans to See Possible Increase in Monthly Paychecks

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 08, 2018

KXXV reports that as the IRS implements a new tax plan, a bump in our paychecks could be a result. According to the congressional... Read More

Dunkin’ Donuts Announces Elimination of Foam Cups

Dunkin’ Donuts Announces Elimination of Foam Cups

by Team Ebony   Feb 07, 2018

If you frequent Dunkin’ Donuts, you may begin to notice a change in how you get your coffee. According to the Chicago Tribune, the... Read More

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JAY-Z’s Roc Nation Makes Major Investment

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 07, 2018

Roc Nation, JAY-Z’s full-service entertainment management company, is making an investment in Robinhood. According to Tech Crunch, Robinhood is a financial trading platform, and... Read More

Monica Garnes Becomes Kroger’s 1st Black Division Leader

Monica Garnes Becomes Kroger’s 1st Black Division Leader

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 01, 2018

Monica Garnes has been tapped to become Kroger’s first African-American division leader, according to a press release sent to EBONY. Garnes is currently the corporate vice... Read More

This Entrepreneur Just Landed Close to $2M for His Business

This Entrepreneur Just Landed Close to $2M for His Business

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 30, 2018

The founder of Upsie, a platform designed to make purchasing and storing product warranties easy and affordable, just closed a seed round of funding... Read More

How and Where to Find A Financial Adviser

How and Where to Find A Financial Adviser

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox   Jan 29, 2018

Want to improve your finances this year? One of the best things you can do is to get a trusted financial professional on your... Read More

Commissioner Gregg Bishop Has Some Tips for Small Business Owners

Commissioner Gregg Bishop Has Some Tips for Small Business Owners

by Team Ebony   Jan 29, 2018

New York City’s Commissioner, Small Business Services, NYC, Gregg Bishop detailed how he helps entrepreneurs achieve success by connecting them with lenders. Bishop talked... Read More