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5 Lessons From Jay-Z’s $200 Million Deal With Sprint

About a year ago, most of the blogs and media sites were stating how Jay-Z’s purchase of Tidal was a terrible deal and would never work because of services like Apple Music and Spotify. Fast forward to this week and [...]

January 27, 2017 Branding, Entrepreneurship, Personal Development

What Other Sites Are Saying – January 27, 2017

My Three Agreements For Great Business Practices – Lisa Ascolese shares why developing your business partnerships with a full understanding that all parties involved must abide by communicating with gratitude, patience, and respect should be a top priority for all business owners. [...]

January 27, 2017 Branding, Entrepreneurship, Marketing

Former McDonald’s CEO, Don Thompson, Launches Venture Capital Group Named Cleveland Avenue

Since leaving the job at Mcdonald’s, former CEO Don Thompson been very busy. Thompson has launched an investment group/accelerator named Cleveland Avenue that focuses on building new food, beverage, and restaurant concepts. Cleveland Avenue, the name reported as the street that Thompson [...]

January 26, 2017 Entrepreneurship, Financing

38 Ways To Get Filthy Rich During The Trump Presidency

You may not agree with his politics, but the swearing in of Donald J. Trump as President of the United States should have every entrepreneur salivating.  Trump is not “draining the swamp” – au contraire, mon ami! The swamp is [...]

January 24, 2017 Business Start-Up, Entrepreneurship
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Jessica O. Matthews Raises $7 million For Renewable Energy Tech Startup

Jessica O. Matthews just raised the largest round of venture capital funding by a black female founder and entrepreneur.  Matthews is the founder and CEO of renewable energy tech startup Uncharted Play. Her company just closed a $7 million Series A round led by the [...]

September 20, 2016 Entrepreneurship, Financing

Monique Woodard To Lead $25 Million Investment in Black Businesses

500 Startups is raising a $25 million dollar microfund to make early stage investments in Black and Latino founders. This fund will invest in ~100 companies and give Black and Latino founders the access to capital, networks, and expertise that [...]

September 7, 2016 Business Start-Up, Entrepreneurship