Financial News

By Yolanda Spivey Dr. Raymond Burse, interim president at Kentucky State University (KSU), has requested a pay decrease in order to give 24 lower paid university employees raises. Dr. Burse, whose incoming salary was at...

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Michelle Singletary: How To Make Sure Finances Do Not Ruin Your Relationship

July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Michelle Singletary is a nationally syndicated, award winning columnist for The Washington Post.  She graduated from the University of Maryland at College Park and Johns Hopkins University and has a...

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TD Jakes: The Shame of Black Consumerism

July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Entrepreneurship

By Yolanda Spivey When an energetic 14 year old kid couldn’t find a summer job in his Pittsfield, MA neighborhood, he did the next best thing—he created one. Ajayi Jackson is the proud owner of...

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by Dr. Boyce Watkins Black Enterpreneurship is the new wave of the future. African Americans everywhere are learning the value of starting their own businesses and getting ahead by creating jobs instead of begging for...

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April V. Taylor According to a recent Huffington Post article, black people make up 83 percent of Detroit’s population, but recent media coverage has done little to acknowledge the role black residents have played in...

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April V. Taylor Time is reporting on a study completed by University of Chicago researchers Derek Neal and Armin Rick that has uncovered data which shows that unemployment and incarceration rates put black men in a...

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By Dr. Terry Jackson Have you considered entrepreneurship? When you hear the word “science” what are your thoughts? Have you ever associated the word “science” with business? If you are an entrepreneur these seven areas...

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William Ackman at BigThink.com is laying out some of the basics to get you started with the world of business and finance.  Beginning with basic terminology, he lays the groundwork of what it takes to...

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