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Winning Strategies for Business

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“I also noted that it was rare to have African Americans in my class. With my technical sales and product marketing background, I decided to focus on helping small businesses increase their brand and grow their sales," said Mackey, Winning Strategies... Read full article

Have You Ever Wondered Where in Africa You are From?

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African Ancestry has the largest database of indigenous African lineage with over 33,000 DNA lineages from 40 countries and over 400 ethnic groups. The data collected in our database is heavily skewed towards the Trans-Atlantic slave trade countries... Read full article

Many "Millennipreneurs" are Going from Start-up to Scale Up

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“Millennipreneurs,” which stands for millennials and entrepreneurs, are starting more companies, managing bigger staffs, and targeting higher profits than their baby boomer predecessors. ... Read full article

Black Women Fight Back Against Beauty Industry That’s Failed Them

by Kiersten Willis - Atlanta Black Star on

“They’re [Black women] not categories,” said Desiree Reid, vice president of Iman Cosmetics. “They’re customers that are looking for the same thing every woman’s looking for when she walks down that beauty aisle.”... Read full article

How I Made It: Jewelry Designer Crystal Streets Talks Mastering Your Craft

by Kay Hudson - MadamNoire on

When I started styling we didn’t have social media as a platform, so a part of me feels like we had to work so much harder to market our business and solicit clients. However, I do realize this is the world we live in now.... Read full article

Meet the First African American Woman to Hold a Patent for a Natural Hair Product

by Kandia Johnson - Black Enterprise on

Gwen Jimmere, 2014 Black Enterprise Elevator Pitch Competition winner, talks about how she did it.... Read full article

TLG Fashion, Miami's Burgeoning Haberdashery

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"I am a stickler for customer service. I believe in going above and beyond the call of duty to please the customer and I believe in giving attention to detail. I want to make sure that every customer is satisfied," expressed Griffith.... Read full article

13 Amazing Black-Owned Software and Technology Companies

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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

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

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