business

Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey Invests in True Food Kitchen

by Teddy Grant   Jul 11, 2018

Oprah Winfrey is expanding her empire into healthy eating by investing in the restaurant-chain True Food Kitchen, CNN Money reports.  Winfrey will be joining... Read More

Amazon

Amazon Is Raising Price of Prime Subscription to $119

by Teddy Grant   Apr 27, 2018

Amazon is raising the price of its popular Prime subscription for U.S. customers by $20, it has announced. The company revealed the news on... Read More

21-Year-Old Turns Instagram Page Into An Online Media Page

21-Year-Old Turns Instagram Page Into An Online Media Page

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 13, 2018

At one point, Wayne D. Ayers II, was homeless. Now, the 21-year-old can proudly check off running an online media page on his resume.... Read More

Weight Watchers

Oprah Sells a Quarter of her Weight Watchers Shares

by Teddy Grant   Mar 09, 2018

Oprah Winfrey’s investment into Weight Watchers International is paying off. The media mogul sold a quarter—or around 2 million—of her shares of the company,... Read More

Equal Pay Day

This City is the Top Choice for Black Entrepreneurs

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 10, 2018

African-Americans currently own roughly 2.5 million businesses, and according to Fast Company, Memphis is the best place for Black entrepreneurs. Black entrepreneurship is on... Read More

Hustle Hard: 6 Ways to Know If You Should Start Your Own Business

Hustle Hard: 6 Ways to Know If You Should Start Your Own Business

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox   Dec 17, 2017

Even though nearly half of Americans want to become entrepreneurs, the truth is that many people simply can’t handle it. Having your own business... Read More

JAY-Z, JAY-Z Fall Tour for '4:44' Album

JAY-Z Reportedly Looking to Buy Harvey Weinstein’s Portion of TWC

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 12, 2017

Harvey Weinstein’s alleged acts of sexual misconduct may cost him more than his reputation, and one famous business mogul is said to be in... Read More

Direct Marketing Millionaire Breaks Down How it Works

Direct Marketing Millionaire Breaks Down How it Works

by S. Tia Brown   Mar 24, 2017

You’ve heard of direct marketing. It’s a process that allows people to sell products and services directly to the public, removing the middle man... Read More

Want to Get Your Product into Retail Stores? Learn From a Pro

Want to Get Your Product into Retail Stores? Learn From a Pro

by Tamara E. Holmes   Mar 23, 2017

Entrepreneurship requires consistent hustle, so it’s easy to see why FLO Wines is a company Marcus Johnson is proud of. Getting retailers to buy... Read More

Want to be a Thousandaire? Daniel DiPiazza Teaches Entrepreneurs How

Want to be a Thousandaire? Daniel DiPiazza Teaches Entrepreneurs How

by Karu F. Daniels   Mar 22, 2017

After launching three consecutive businesses, which scaled over $100,000 with no start-up funding, Daniel DiPiazza gained the nickname of “millennial business guru.”  And through... Read More