As more and more women of color turn to natural hairstyles, they need the tools to help them manage and maintain their hair. Tamiah Bridgett, a licensed cosmetologist, is creating such tools through her company Diversamé, which specializes in making hair care easier for those with curls. The company’s first product: a hair dryer specially designed for styling textured hair anywhere on the curly continuum.
Businessman and serial entrepreneur Reggie Cummings has created a Facebook community for people who share an “interest in cultivating new friendships and epic experiences through international worldwide travel.” Today, it has more than 11,600 members and he looks to turn the community into a full-blown business. Here, he tells TNJ.com just how.
In 2014, we reported that local economic developers and community revitalization advocates were making efforts to help business owners and, ultimately, drive business to the East New York section of Brooklyn. Last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Council Member Rafael Espinal announced a 20-point plan for job growth for East New York's Industrial Business Zone. Here, we've listed highlights from the plan.
Step into the Harlem Haberdashery in Harlem, New York, and you will be in good company. The store, a custom-made family-owned apparel company, has made clothes for countless celebrities. Here, we caught up with co-owner Guy Wood to talk about the business.
SBA Awards $125,000 Grant to Research Foundation for SUNY to Support R&D & Small Business Innovation
The Research Foundation for the State University of New York (SUNY) was one of 16 state and local economic development agencies, business development centers, colleges and universities to receive a $125,000 Federal and State Technology (FAST) Partnership Program grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), it was announced today.
The Obama administration went to court Thursday to block two major health insurance mergers, siding with consumer advocates.
The Honorable Nathaniel R. Jones was recently selected as the 2016 NAACP Spingarn Medal recipient. He is the 101st recipient of the medal.
If you're up for organizing your finances on your own, you'll find no shortage of free or low-cost online tools to help you do the job.
Small business experts advise business owners not to get caught up in the details of the business and instead focus on the bigger picture.
Monday night, Jarrett Hill detected plagiarism in Melania Trump's RNC speech. Thanks to social media, an hour later, millions knew about it.
While a rewarding career, the life an entrepreneur can be crazy and stress-inducing at times. Here's how to de-stress and rejuventate.