Category Archives: Entrepreneurs

BOSS Up’s Entrepreneurship Summit was a hit

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“Boss up is a way of life. When you boss up you stop thinking of yourself as a consumer and start thinking of yourself as a producer.” – Dr. Michael H Casson Jr, Director of University Center for Economic Development and International Trade at Delaware State University.    This past weekend, Boss UP held its […]

Master P and James Lindsay Team Up To Launch Boss Up Bank

Master P and the founder of Rap Snacks James Lindsay have announced a new joint venture: Boss Up Bank. They both spoke with AllHipHop to discuss this new project and its significance to the Black community. “Our model is based upon improving trust within the underbanked community. One way of doing that is by creating opportunities […]

Bumble’s CEO Whitney Wolfe Herd Is A Trailblazer For Female Entrepreneurs

Whitney Wolfe Herd’s made headlines for becoming the youngest self-made female billionaire at 31-years-old. The Bumble CEO and co-founder took this mantle on February 11, when the company went public via NASDAQ. The platform was launched in 2014 and has already taken the dating and professional networking world by storm. Wolfe Herd is a trailblazer […]

What We Can Learn From Elon Musk’s Success

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Elon Musk’s year is off to a great start as he’s been announced the richest person in the world. Forbes reports that his net worth now totals $182.9 billion. And this shouldn’t come as a surprise since he’s involved in many companies from Tesla to SpaceX to the Boring Company.His unique approach to product design and innovation […]

10 Lucrative Side Hustles That Are Worth Your Time

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The start of the new year has many of us looking through our finances with a fine-tooth comb. From medical bills to monthly payments, millions of Americans are looking to jump-start businesses that’ll catapult them into financial freedom, lessening the burden of what 2020 has left behind. Side hustles are one of the best ways […]

Why More Companies Need To Advertise With Black Media Outlets

Today companies and brands are eager to reach multiple demographics particularly the Black community.  It’s estimated that Black buying power within the U.S. reached a total of $1.4 trillion in 2019. This is a 48.1 percent increase from 2010. With our buying power in the economy growing, companies need to take things a step further by […]

The Keys to Productive Remote Working

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This is a difficult moment for the world and our hearts go out to all those affected by the outbreak of COVID-19.  This or some variation of it, has been being released from most major companies, including Journeys, Aldo and more. The messages and press released acknowledge that during this crisis, the safety of the […]

Elaine Welteroth is moving on up and a new book

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Journalist turned all out badd az* Elaine Welteroth continues to make the world a little brighter. The former EIC of Teen Vogue proves to still be the HWIC still stepping away from a dream position where she was only the second black woman to ever hold the position in over 100+ years. Elaine as quiet […]