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By Shanelle Johnson JumpStart Senior Deal Flow Associate Entrepreneurship has its perks. Owning your own business can put you in control of your life, your career and your financial future. But as any small business owner knows, entrepreneurship has its challenges too. It can be risky, stressful and even lonely, which is why JumpStart advisors […]

  Bishop T.D. Jakes is taking his conference, Megafest to another level by adding a business component. Jakes said he wanted to take MegaFest “to another level,” as part of a broader effort to help lift those left behind by the nation’s motley economic recovery. “Right now … certain sectors of our country are not rebounding […]

With his next book The Second Wind coming out this fall Bishop TD Jakes has nothing but business on his mind. The beloved preacher and author spoke with small business owners at the Money & Power Expo at the 2016 ESSENCE Festival. One attendee wanted to know how she could grow a business she describes […]

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Pants are optional as there will be a locker area for belongings.   A lot people are really going natural with their food lately, but in London they’re really going au natural. A naked pop-up restaurant is opening for the summer across the pond. And it’s not just the food that’s nude – but the […]

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CLEVELAND — L.L. Bean announced it is looking to fill 100 positions in Cleveland. The company is accepting online applications through October 8th. L.L. Bean…

A new report shows that the number of businesses owned by African-American women has grown 332 percent since 1997, according to Fortune magazine. The recently…

  The Cleveland Cavaliers may have lost to the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the NBA Finals, but numbers don’t lie and it seems the city of Cleveland won big anyway. Jon Harris has only been in the city for a week while visiting from England, and he’s already rocking the Cleveland gear […]

The 20th annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneur Summit began on Wednesday, bringing together business owners and soon-to-be business owners from around the nation for a three-day…

Kirk Franklin is making it clear that there is a distinct difference between ministry and business. Franklin, the 45-year-old gospel music choir director turned songwriter, is usually vocal about his stance on Christian values. He took to Twitter recently to speak about the difference between ministry and business. “If you help someone who’s in need […]

Photo Credit: LUXHAIR NOW Article By A.W. Williams:: EEW Magazine News When Sherri Shepherd, former co-host of ABC’s “The View,” revealed that God told her to leave the show, some thought it might hurt her business. But her weekend appearance on QVC showed how unfounded those worries were. “Back from a sell-out night of my […]

Credit scoring is an imperfect science. In essence, it’s about estimating how likely someone is to pay back money borrowed based on their history of doing…

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Tuesday announced $14 billion in commitments from U.S. businesses to invest in Africa, as representatives from nearly 100 American…