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.
Business experts nationwide seem to agree that funding remains to be
one of the biggest hurdles for emerging developers, particularly
minority and women-owned firms. The NYC Economic Development Corp, in partnership with Basis Management
Group, LLC, hopes to tackle that problem with the launch of Emerging
Developer Loan Fund, which includes $10 million of capital
committed by NYCEDC.
The most profitable small businesses tend to be service-based and require little upfront investment. For example, an accountant is always in demand and can work from home. Check out the other startup ideas that made the list.
Over the years Royalyn Reid has built the company she co-founded with
her husband, Angelo, and is CEO of, Consumer & Market Insights
(CMI), into a well-established firm. CMI has offices in Dallas and
Washington, DC and offers service in marketing research, training and
Natural hair care is seeing an explosion in the beauty industry. As more
and more Black women start wearing their hair naturally, there is an
increased need for products to care for their chemical-free tresses.
This is where Mahisha Dellinger and her CURLS hair care come in.
Launched in 2002, CURLS offers organic hair care products for women and
girls with natural waves, curls and kinks.
Did you know your emotions as the boss can affect the success of your
company? The saying, "It begins at the top" holds true for the mood of the
workplace, so managers must work hard to create a positive work