Black women represent one of the wealthiest and most influential demographics on the planet. We are extremely goal-oriented and career-driven, and we are very entrepreneurial. We are more likely to start a business, be successful in business, create jobs, and give back to our communities.
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By Melissa Locker
Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday, wreaking havoc on the communities that lay in its path. The Category 4 storm, one of the most powerful hurricanes to hit the continental United States in 50 y
Posted on 10/14/2018 by Elynor Moss
North Carolina's long Atlantic coast has a history of weathering and withstanding hurricanes, but high winds and storm surge can do damage even inland when the conditions are right. After the storm, it is natural to want to help our neighbors. Whether you need help or want to give help, this is your
Posted on 09/17/2018 by Elynor Moss
With Pivotal Ventures, Melinda Gates is applying lessons learned from two decades of philanthropy to venture funding. [Photo: Jason Bell]
By Melinda Gates
To change the world, it helps to get capital into the hands of people who have a different vision for it. A few years ago, I began qui
Posted on 09/14/2018 by Elynor Moss
For Immediate Release From AOL!
Former first lady Michelle Obama will be embarking on a 10-city tour to promote her memoir, Becoming, that will be more like a rock group’s concert tour supporting a new album than the usual book tour.
She will appear in arenas across the country for “An Intim
Posted on 09/13/2018 by agnes levine
New Season Features the Return of Award-Winning Syndicated Radio Personality Rickey Smiley, Along with his Crew Da Brat, Porsha Williams, Juicy, Headkrack and Gary with Da Tea
Hit Series Returns on Tuesdays at 8 p.m. ET/7C, Premiering October 30
TV One announced today that production is
Posted on 09/12/2018 by Elynor Moss
When you read and learn about the wisdom of Eartha Kitt, you can see way my mother was, and still is, my inspiration. At any age.
Age isn’t something we really think about until we start to do it.
When we’re little, we yearn to be ‘grown up’, and then, when we get there, we start to look
Posted on 09/06/2018 by Elynor Moss
Birmingham - area resident has a winning spirit
An Alabama State University honor student was crowned the 2018 National American Miss Alabama Teen at the state competition held recently at the Sheraton in downtown Birmingham, and she will soon be off to compete for the national title in the fall
Posted on 08/22/2018 by Reginald Culpepper
by Vernon J.Davis Jr.
It is Christmas Eve
and the snow is falling
on a lonely little house
in the countryside.
Come..., let us go inside and listen.
In this house, a little girl lies asleep
in her bed.
But sleep she doesn't stay, for she's
Posted on 12/11/2017 by Vernon Davis Jr.