Are Black Entrepreneurs Participating in #DeleteFacebook Movement?

How are Black entrepreneurs, Black people and Black leaders responding to the #DeleteFacebook Movement? In case you are wondering what #DeleteFacebook is all about here is a quick summary. It is alleged that Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook CEO/owner/billionaire) allowed the data firm Cambridge Analytical to pull personal data from 50 million Facebook users for its work on Donald Trump’s […]

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Cruise 4 Self- Care

Self-care is critical as a business owner, mother, parent, and worker bee. I had the opportunity to experience my first ever cruise and I discovered some valuable lessons from this experience. You might thing, why would a blog about entrepreneurship focus on cruising? Hang tight and I think I can wrap this up in a […]

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My Why That makes Me Cry

Do you remember the feeling you had back in the day (reminiscing) when you couldn’t wait to get you hot little hands on your copy of Jet or Ebony? What about Saturday morning flopping down in front of the television eagerly awaiting that smooth baritone voice of Don Cornelius announcing Soooouul Train and the electrifying […]

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Reginald F. Lewis

  Could you imagine meeting and interviewing the late great Mr. Reginald F. Lewis? He was a prominent African American finance executive, entrepreneur and savvy businessman. His 1987 structured deal for his company TLC Group to buy the international food division of Beatrice Foods for $985 million put him in the spotlight, as well as […]

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Recycled Tires for the Sole

Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu (Source: Tadias.com) Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu is an Ethiopian born CEO and Founder of SoleRebels. She promotes entrepreneurship and creates jobs. SoleRebels is her million dollar company with hand-crafted sandals, slip-ons and lace-up shoes all made from recycled tires and organic fabrics. The wearing of recycled tires is a tradition wore by Ethiopians […]

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Mo Bows on the Go

        Moziah Bridges (mosbowsmemphis.com) Who do you know that is running a $200,000 apparel company at the age of 14? Meet Moziah Bridges (aka) “Mo.”  This young fashion mogul is making his mark not only in Neiman Marcus but he is a socially conscience entrepreneur. As a philanthropist he sends kids to […]

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The Sweetest Deal

Mikaila Ulmer (meandthebees.com) You heard the adage when you get a lemon make lemonade. That is exactly what Mikaila Ulmer from Austin, Texas did and this witty, pint size speaker is an inspiring entrepreneur. Savvy, smart and very intuitive are all titles well-deserved for this successful kidpreneur.  Formerly known as Bee Sweet Lemonade this young […]

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Lessons From The Graves

  This  post will barely touch the surface of the many accomplishments and accolades of Mr. Earl G. Graves Sr. We can summarized his legacy and life lessons by saying he is a family man and entrepreneur. He had a humble beginning, with a strong resolve and determination which translated into a successful notable businessman! […]

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