Category: Business/Tech

Starting A Business? Making It Big By Thinking Small

Starting A Business? Making It Big By Thinking Small

You might think some of the most successful websites online are the huge “authority” sites covering broad subjects. Social media sites like Facebook make a killing, but what about Twitter? Amazon and eBay make a fortune too, but what about other commerce sites? Is it possible to make any money with niche products? Today I’m […]

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6 Essential Tips that Promote Easier Business Travel

6 Essential Tips That Promote Easier Business Travel

For many people, traveling for business is a necessity, and they end up spending a lot of time sitting on airplanes and sleeping in hotel rooms. Because of this, it is important to take steps to ensure that each business trip will go as smoothly as possible. After all, the stress of traveling can end […]

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8 Financial Terms You Should Know if You’re Managing Money

8 Financial Terms You Should Know if You’re Managing Money

Understanding what’s happening in the financial world is difficult because the jargon, but that doesn’t mean you have to be left out of the equation. Here are eight financial terms you should know if you’re managing money. Study them, learn them, and have them at your disposal for when you’re working with finances. Net Worth […]

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Two Sisters Open Detroit’s Newest Black-Owned Bed & Breakfast

Two Sisters Open Detroit’s Newest Black-Owned Bed & Breakfast

The Cochrane House Historic Luxury Inn 216 Winder Street | Detroit, MI 48201 www.thecochranehouse.com   We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. The Italianate Architecture style mansion was built in 1870, in the Brush Park Neighborhood of Detroit, for an eye doctor named John Terry.  A year […]

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Teen’s Plant-Based Beauty Brand to Be Sold at Target

Teen’s Plant-Based Beauty Brand to Be Sold at Target

From our Kitchen Table to 707 Target Stores!!! The @target Exclusive ‘Treat Yo Self’ Gift Box is now available in stores nationwide and at Target.com. 🎯🎯🎯🎯🎯 A motivational minute… We have been grinding for 8 years! This thing has evolved from a 9-year-old with a cute little hobby to an international brand. If Zandra can […]

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Pinkish Lipcare 1

Pinkish Lipcare

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series Pinkishlipcare We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. I started my company Pinkish in October of 2017, I had been making scrubs for myself and family members before I decided to extend. Pinkish is directed toward skincare by using all natural products.I want […]

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VCG Sports 3

VCG Sports

  Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series vcomgroup.com We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. VCG Sports provides career transition and business development services to current and former athletes preparing for life after sports. We make it our responsibility to ensure that athletes are equipped with the necessary resources and […]

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Innovative Black 4

Innovative Black

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series innovativeblackstation.com We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. Innovative Black is a production company with a purpose to entertain, educate and provide exposure through original content. Currently, we have a weekly news show called “Connecting the Dots” that discusses various topics in the […]

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Top 10 online Businesses That Are Making A Name For Themselves 7

Top 10 online Businesses That Are Making A Name For Themselves

Online businesses have transformed the world we live in today. Due to both the growing mobile penetration and developments in technology, online businesses are able to be beneficial. In a way, online businesses that have a purpose are disruptive. Through their underlying innovative nature, businesses come up with interesting and practical solutions for the consumer. […]

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Sporting The Right Attitude 9

Sporting The Right Attitude

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series SportingtheRightAttitude.com SportingtheRightAttitude.Net   About our company Sporting the Right Attitude: We are a husband-wife team facilitating two self-empowerment presentations: Motivation and Mindfulness, to organizations, companies, and colleges for twenty years.  Our motivational speeches inspire audiences to overcome challenges for success. Participants learn how to release stress and toxic emotions with easy […]

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Alise Spiritual Healing & Wellness Center 10

Alise Spiritual Healing & Wellness Center

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. Dr. Alise started providing intuitive life coaching sessions and intuitive readings professionally back in 2012. It was at that point that she realized that her intuitive sessions should be done through a not for profit to […]

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Georges Enterprise Int'l 12

Georges Enterprise Int’l

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series georgesentintl.com We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. Georges Enterprise Int’l is a digital marketing, advertising, and business funding agency. We specialize in variety of services such as website design and backup, search engine optimization, voice ranking, content marketing, e-mail marketing, video marketing, mobile […]

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Mimi Starks

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series   myeshastarks.com Hair and Makeup Artist  We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. I am a freelance hairstylist and makeup artist  in the entertainment industry. I work on all set types such as film, Tv, music videos and editorial. I get to transform […]

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Rising Dawn Teas

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. Rising Dawn Teas is a mother-daughter Afro-centric herbal teas online business. Although there is an Afro-centric approach, these delicious herbal tea blends can be drunk by anyone! Helena and Alyson Showell launched their new initiative in […]

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Buunni Coffee

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series Buunni Coffee We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. When my wife and I moved to New York from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, I wanted to start a business that brought something positive from my country. Most people in the US think about droughts […]

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Culture Coffee Too 22

Culture Coffee Too

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series Culture Coffee Too We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. We are a diverse coffee shop, art gallery, live performance venue and event space, with the mission of bringing delicious coffee and food, diverse culture, joy and happiness to the Washington, DC area. […]

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Transitioning from Employee to Employer: Practical Steps for Your Entrepreneurial Journey 23

Transitioning from Employee to Employer: Practical Steps for Your Entrepreneurial Journey

By Dr. Tyra Seldon When I walked across that college stage over 20 years ago, my life was mapped out for me. I was starting my graduate studies at the University of Rochester. I would become a tenured English Professor and enjoy all of the perks, accolades, and social capital that came along with such […]

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OrangeStreet Storehouse

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series   We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. Orange Street Storehouse LLC, a black owned and operated online gourmet coffee, artisan tea and specialty shop. We are known for great gourmet coffee and specialty loose leaf teas. Our coffee collection is 100% Arabica […]

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Ivy’s Tea Co.

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. Ivy’s Tea Co. is a Hip-Hop and pop culture inspired holistic health brand that offers teas blended by an herbalist for the culture. The company was birthed out of a desire of my own to be […]

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CafeULU

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series   We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. CafeULU is a worker-owner co-op which is wholly owned by the Us Lifting Us LLC Cooperative. Us Lifting Us is a worldwide group of individuals, businesses, non-profits, and families pooling our monies and opening businesses […]

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TeaTopia

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series   Tell us a little about your company Teatopia is a non-traditional tea located on Cherokee Street in Saint Louis, Missouri. Teatopia was created not only to sell tea and food, but to be a peaceful safe haven for people. Each of us encounter so much negativity and trauma on a […]

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Hope's Crossing 30

Hope’s Crossing

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series Tell us a little about your company Hope’s Crossing, a 501(c) 3 organization, was founded in 2010 to meet the needs of women in transition from prison, addictions or homelessness to a life of work, family and community.  Hope’s Crossing offers job skills training, housing referrals and, most importantly, a program […]

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Sip & Savor Coffee House 32

Sip & Savor Coffee House

Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company. Sip & Savor is a community based Coffee house, that caters to all people from all walks of life.  Our tagline is “Where Coffee and Community Meet.”  Our shop offers coffees from the continents of Africa […]

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Russell’s Coffee

  Black Entrepreneur Spotlight Series We would greatly appreciate it if you could tell us a little about your company I am a Black owned Coffee Company that started in San Francisco and relocated to Atlanta Georgia. I have imported 100% Arabica beans from all over the bean belt and then masterfully roasted for optimum […]

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