Friday, February 12, 2016
Black Entrepreneur

Need Money To Start Your Business? Drive Uber and Lyft

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Struggling to get financing for your business idea? Driving for Uber or Lyft might just be the answer you’ve been looking for! We’ve already written extensively about the challenges entrepreneurs encounter while attempting to get business loans from banks. We’ve also covered some alternative financing methods such as friends and [...]

December 6, 2015 Brian Uncategorized 0 Launches E-Commerce Site For Black Businesses

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When it comes to the challenge of helping customers support Black owned businesses, this is a huge step in the right direction. An entrepreneur has developed an award-winning website that highlights entrepreneurs and their products with the goal of helping more of them become successful. is a curated marketplace [...]

November 24, 2015 Brian Entrepreneurship, Marketing 5

Are You Ready For The Risk of Entrepreneurship?

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The typical story of entrepreneurship is one where the person has a great idea, strikes out on their own to develop the idea, and, within a short period of time, makes a boatload of money and lives happily ever after. They no longer have a boss and now have the [...]

November 23, 2015 Brian Entrepreneurship, Financing, Personal Development 0

Patti Labelle Says Viral Youtube Video Did Not Help, It Was All Because Of Her

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In business and in life, very few things are accomplished without the help of others. This is a lesson that Patti Labelle obviously missed. In case you missed it, in the last week, Patti’s Labelle’s Pies have sold out all over the United States. Most of us know this was due [...]

November 20, 2015 Brian Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Personal Development, Uncategorized 22

4 Skills Every Successful Entrepreneur Must Have

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What does it take to start a successful business? The skills that it takes to successfully run a business will vary depending on the type of business and how involved you are in the actual day-to-day operations. Although the skills will vary, there are certain traits about successful entrepreneurs that [...]

November 18, 2015 Brian Business Start-Up, Entrepreneurship, Personal Development 1

Social Media Helps Patti Labelle Pies Sell $2.3 Million in One Weekend

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This weekend provided a perfect example of what is possible when you combine the $1.3 Trillion Black Buying power with the power of social media. On Wednesday, November 11th, James Wright posted a video to his Facebook page (video below) in which he says Patti Labelle’s pies turned him into Patti Labelle. [...]

November 16, 2015 Brian Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Uncategorized 11