Over Labor Day weekend, urban youth of the Compton and Oakland
communities of California will have the opportunity to flex their tech
muscles at the “We Are Code” two-day hackathon event designed to promote
awareness and innovation.
Budgetary constraints often force small business owners to perform certain duties
without the full understanding of what an expert brings to the table to
improve their company, as well as the detriment of not doing it
properly. Social media marketing is one solution that can drive customer and
revenue growth of a business, but it has to be implemented and
managed the right way in order to take advantage of all the benefits it
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.