A new mobile app is harnessing the $1.3 Trillion buying power of the African-American community. Now, Shopping Black (aka buying exclusively from African American owned
businesses) has recently become more accessible thanks to the new “Where
You Came From” app. Here, we speak to app creator and serial entrepreneur Dionne Mahaffey.
In our consumer culture of shiny-new-object syndrome, it is increasingly unlikely that a brand will survive—much less thrive—for more than a few seasons. But for 162 years, Levi Strauss & Co. has done just that.
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, as of 2012,
there were 12,200 home health agencies on record in the United States.
And entrepreneur-turned-author Shashicka Tyre-Hill has gotten a piece of
that pie. TNJ.com caught up with the CEO and founder of Miracle Home Care, a multi-million dollar home care agency, to talk about her road to success and tips on becoming an entrepreneur.