Business

LeBron James is out here making some power moves off the court. He is now the co-founder of Ladder along with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Cindy Crawford and Lindsey Vonn. Ladder was created to bring a new perspective and approach to fitness, nutrition and health. According to weareladder.com, Ladder empowers you to reach your lifestyle goals by […]

I was on the move to New Orleans for the Essence Festival and attended the Mayvenn Beauty Talks event. Hello Beautiful’s Sr. Entertainment Editor, Shamika Sanders hosted and facilitated a Q&A. Industry professionals and influences gathered for dinner at Ralph’s On the Park, organized by Erica Dias. Mayvenn founder and CEO, Diishan Imira shared his […]

You just can’t refute the undeniable influence of Amazon. From original programming to same-day grocery delivery services, Amazon has literally worked to infiltrate every market, much to the destruction of smaller, mom-and-pop shops. Well, it seems Amazon’s recent tackle includes targeting a specific demographic–you guessed it, textured hair. With the rollout of its new shop […]

For entrepreneur, fashionista, writer, speaker and all around fly Black woman Tai Beauchamp, making “money moves” isn’t just about the dollar. In fact, it’s about empowering herself and other young women to live their best lives. We caught up with her in her element, where she shared some serious wisdom with us – namely that […]

Source: OWN / OWN Entrepreneur Monique’s Greenwood’s gorgeous family owned bed and breakfast is coming to the silver screen in OWN’s new series ‘Checked Inn.’ Nestled in the woods of Poconos, Pennsylvania, Akwaaba’s Mansion is one of the most successful B&B businesses on this side of the Mississippi. Before Greenwood dove into hospitality, she was […]

In this edition of the Ericaism, Erica Campbell talks about the difference between faith and foolishness. She says when in pursuits of our goals, we have to remember that it’s our responsibility to finance our dreams.  While it’s important to have faith, it’s also important to be realistic. She outlines the importance of business plans, […]

With his next book The Second Wind coming out this fall Bishop TD Jakes has nothing but business on his mind. The beloved preacher and author spoke with small business owners at the Money & Power Expo at the 2016 ESSENCE Festival. One attendee wanted to know how she could grow a business she describes […]

events

If you like to keep up with what’s trending around town, you must check out Columbus Startup Week. This action packed event takes place May 2nd- 6th. Enjoy conferences that focus on technology, fashion, entrepreneurship, finance, food and beverage, retail and much more. This will be a great opportunity to network, get informed and become more aware of what’s […]