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Beauty,

Carol’s Daughter Sells (Not Sells Out) To L’Oreal

The world was all  a-twitter recently with the news that Carol’s Daughter had been acquired by beauty giant L’Oreal. Did African American founder Lisa Price sell out her business and legacy to the highest bidder? Did she turn her back on her loyal followers and the Black community by handing

Be Aware, Tech,

Three Cool Startups You Need to Know

According to the Small Business Administration, 50% of businesses fail within the first five year. It takes a lot of vision, drive, passion and sacrifice to beat those odds, but entrepreneurs do it everyday. Here are three really cool startups that are on the verge of celebrating their first five

Career, Mind,

Ways to Create a Life or Business Full of Intent

We all have dreams and goals we want to accomplish in life, whether they be to start or run a successful business, have a happy family, be in a position to give back to the community or all of the above.  With everything going on in our lives it’s easy

Be Inspired,

Three of the Coolest Female Teen Entrepreneurs to Watch

We all know it’s never too late to step out on your own and start a business, but these days teenprenuers or teen entrepreneurs are proving that there is no such thing as being too early either. I am in awe of the younger generation of entrepreneurs launching innovative companies

Mind,

Guilt-Free Ways to Say ‘No’

“No, is a complete sentence.” That is best statement I’ve heard in a long time. Those two little letters have a lot of power in your life.  If you are a entrepreneur than I am sure people depend on you. And, sometimes you may find yourself saying, ‘yes’ to them

Be Inspired,

Shop For Success: 3 Reasons You Can’t Miss This Event

Who/What: Young Executives For Success (Y.E.S!), a volunteer branch of Dress for Success is giving the most fashionable entrepreneurs in New York City a head start on their holiday shopping.  Shop for Success: Accessories Edition, the fourth annual, three-day pop-up shop will be held October 9-11 at the Helen Mills