Supporting black-owned businesses is a great way to stimulate economic
advancement of the African American community. Up until now, however,
locating businesses with black owners was difficult to do
consistently. Now, consumers can
more easily find black-owned businesses thanks to Around the Way, an innovative app
designed for the purpose.
Contrary to what you may have been told, there is no such thing as a “born leader.” Leadership is a learned behavior that comes from an accumulation of experiences and circumstances, including unforeseen failures. If you want to become a great leader, you have to work at it.
Have you ever heard of a Soccket? It’s a soccer ball that harnesses and stores energy that can later be used as portable power. It delivers an LED light for three hours on just 30 minutes of
playing time. In resource-poor areas, the Soccket will be able to bring
light when needed.
Her facials are getting rave reviews in the media, from beauty experts,
and from everyday people. It’s no wonder Facials by Obina in Brooklyn
is booked solid. Here, writer Ann Brown talks to owner Obina Escort.