Meet Devin Robinson of Urban Business Lending Group, One of Few Nationally Certified Business Loan Brokers

Entrepreneur Devin Robinson launched Urban Business Lending Group in January of this year, becoming one of the few certified business loan brokers nationally, according to BlackBusiness.com. Since opening its doors, the company disbursed almost $ 2 million in seed funding … Read more…

Tech Business Leader Linda Gooden: Diversity Improves Innovation and Competitiveness In Corporate America

When it comes to choosing corporate boards in which she will serve, Linda Gooden focuses on “the culture and core values of the organization, and the belief that I can make a meaningful contribution to the company’s mission, which in … Read more…

‘He still considers himself to be in the hospitality business’: Mulvaney explains Trump’s Doral decision

“He still considers himself to be in the hospitality business,” Mulvaney said, adding that Trump wanted to “put on the absolute best show.”        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Five Business Lessons For Young Professionals From The Nation’s Wealthiest African American, Robert F. Smith

When I attended a session during the 25th Annual Executive Leadership Council’s Mid-level Managers’ Symposium last week, I gained the rare opportunity to hear Robert F. Smith, the billionaire CEO of private equity firm Vista Equity Partners (No. 1 on … Read more…

So Sad: Fort Worth Police Officer Fatally Shoots Black Woman While Minding Her Business Inside Her Own Home [Video]

A Fort Worth,Texas, police officer fatally shot a Black woman in her own home early Saturday while performing a welfare check. via Complex: According to the New York Times, the shooting occurred at around 2:30 a.m. when law enforcement responded to an “open structure” … Read more…

Two business associates of Trump’s personal attorney Giuliani have been arrested on campaign finance charges

Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, who routed a large donation to a pro-Trump super PAC, are accused of taking part in a scheme to funnel foreign money to candidates for federal and state office. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today … Read more…

Jack Ma told Arianna Huffington to leave the business she founded — here’s what happened next

In 2016, Huffington stepped down as editor-in-chief of her online publication and launched Thrive Global, a media company and consultancy that helps corporations with their employees' overall wellbeing. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

The Debrief: Hong Kong human chain, G7 preview, Black Business Month | ABC News

ABC News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

How a coffee shop business turned into Australia’s fastest-growing $1 billion start-up

In just three years, payments platform Airwallex has achieved much-coveted unicorn status, completing the company's transformation from a humble coffee shop. Top News & Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

White House invites Trump business allies to forum in search for a Middle East ‘deal of the century’

The meeting is part of Trump's plan to strike the "deal of the century" for Israeli-Palestinian peace. Colony Capital's Tom Barrack will attend. Real Estate BEST DEAL UPDATE: Easily Sell Your Home With ForSaleByOwner! A Home Sells with ForSaleByOwner Every … Read more…

Small business confidence remains high, Main Street sees more good times ahead: CNBC survey

Small business confidence remains high, according to the latest CNBC|SurveyMonkey Small Business Survey. Main Street sees more good times ahead, but a tight job market is among business conditions keeping optimism below a 2018 record level. Small Business BEST DEAL … Read more…

Tapped to Sit on Fed Board, Herman Cain Straddles Fence Between Business Success and Political Controversy

Perhaps no other black business person stirs up more polarizing debate than Herman Cain. The former head of Godfather’s Pizza, stepped into the political limelight in 2011 when he announced his candidacy as the Republican presidential nominee. That effort was … Read more…

Scouted: QuickBooks Is Essential for Any Small Business Owner, and This $19 Master Class Can Help Get the Most Out of It

Quickbooks has quickly become one of the most popular programs to keep small businesses’ expenses and budgets in check, but it can get pretty overwhelming pretty quickly. This 7-hour class can help you and your business find your footing during … Read more…