The 2014 class of The Network Journal’s 25 Influential Black Women in Business comes at a time when women in general, and Black women in particular, are making significant advances in the workforce, business and education attainment. The class is the 16th link in an unbroken chain of women who committed to excellence and achieved it.
The National Minority Business Council Inc. opened an entrepreneurship
center at its New York City headquarters to help build sustainable
relationships between U.S. business owners and their counterparts
The law’s appellation aside, the debate surrounding what has become the
president’s signature achievement—the overhaul of the nation’s health
care—has polarized the nation, reaching a climactic phase in January,
when the first half of the law’s open enrollment period ended.
With national health spending at more than $2 trillion a year, and 30
million to 40 million Americans expected to enter the system in 2014
under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, health care
represents a giant market and a giant opportunity for professionals and