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13 Amazing Black-Owned Software and Technology Companies

by THE BLACK AND MINORITY BUSINESS BLOG on

There are hundreds of software and technology companies in the U.S. Some of the top well-known ones include Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, and Google -- But there are also many successful technology companies in the U.S. that are Black-owned.... Read full article

6 BIGGEST SMH! MOMENTS FROM THE 2015 VMAS #KANYEFORPRESIDENT

by Blavity on

Below you will find a list of 14 moments from this year’s VMAs that left us either shaking our heads or grabbing our seats!... Read full article

Black-Owned Insurance Agency - Are You Under-Insured?

by Angie BEE on

Providing Knowledge and Insurance Options to Protect Your Assets and Your Family, TR Insurance Agency is Ready to Help!... Read full article

Hampton University Opens Doors to Former ITT Tech Students

by Arrionne Nettles - Chicago Defender on

"Hampton University-University College is working to create a seamless pathway for former ITT Tech students,” said Kim Luckes, J.D., Dean of Hampton University-University College. ... Read full article

Obtaining Black Contracts in a Corporate World

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Tom Burrell coined the mantra, "Black people are not dark-skinned White people” and worked to change the portrayal of Black people on television. ... Read full article

Leadership Lessons from a Budding Millennial Startup

by Angie Bee on

"These leadership sessions should be mandatory in all Baltimore City Schools for Principals and leadership figures. This is desperately needed for the sake of having proactive and productive school environments." Baltimore City Schools District... Read full article

Have You Ever Been Told That You Look Like Someone's Twin?

by The Muse and The Messenger on

If you have uttered the words, “hey, she or he looks like me” or, you've heard someone adamantly and somewhat convincingly suggest that they know someone who looks just like you, 'My Twiin Productions' is a reality series that was featured on CBS 46.... Read full article

NAACP Appoints Interim President And CEO

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Derrick Johnson, the president of the organization’s Mississippi chapter, will take on the role. ... Read full article

Once Struggling Black-Owned Doll Company Now Sells 9,000 "Queens" and "Princesses" a Month

by Black Business Blog on

Queens of Africa is Nigeria's first major line of fashion dolls created by local entrepreneur, Taofick Okoya. The company is so successful that they sell around 9,000 dolls each month. ... Read full article

Black Female Entrepreneurs Shine on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’

by Brandon Andrews - Black Enterprise on

The full potential of black female founders has yet to realized. Black women are, perhaps, the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in America.... Read full article

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