Projects That Became Million-Dollar Startups (and How Yours Can Too)

Projects That Became Million-Dollar Startups (and How Yours Can Too)

Side hustles and side can projects become million-dollar businesses. Follow these clues. Jeff Haden Maybe you want to start a business. Or maybe you want to expand your business into a new More »

Police Killed 28-Year Old Black Woman,  Concerned Neighbor Regrets Calling

Police Killed 28-Year Old Black Woman, Concerned Neighbor Regrets Calling

Fort Worth, TX — James Smith, a man from Dallas who called the police because he was worried about his neighbor, Atatiana Jefferson, now says he regrets doing so. Sadly, when the police More »

The Gantt Report – You Can’t Go Back To Get Ahead

The Gantt Report – You Can’t Go Back To Get Ahead

By Lucius Gantt      “Back to the Future” was a classic sci-fi movie about a teenager that traveled back through time in a modified DeLorean car. The teen encounters young versions of More »

Blockbuster On Life Support!

Blockbuster On Life Support!

With one store left in the world, the video retailer’s approaching extinction is a reminder of all the things that can go wrong in retail. – By Ben Unglesbee The last Blockbuster More »

Lost History of an American Coup D’État

Lost History of an American Coup D’État

MASSACRE: Republicans and Democrats in North Carolina are locked in a battle over which party inherits the shame of Jim Crow. Adrienne LaFranceVann R. Newkirk II By the time the fire started, More »

 

Category Archives: Business

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and FABOM

Photo Above: Jim Madison, Florida Sun; City of Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer; Irene Pridgen, Pridgen Pro Media; and Devin Heflin, The Orlando Times

Buddy Dyer: Dyer has served as Mayor of the City of Orlando

Florida’s First African American Candidate for Governor

Many African Americans in the third largest state in America are unaware that Andrew Gillum, the 38 year old mayor of

31 Twitter Tips: How To Use Twitter Tools And Twitter Best Practices For Business

For years I have wondered what the value of Twitter is for sales and business. Everyone knows the indisputable value of LinkedIn for B2B sales, marketing, B2B prospecting, and entrepreneurs in general. But Twitter is finally gaining traction in B2B.

Starbucks COO is the first woman, African American

App-savvy new Starbucks COO is the first woman, African American in company’s highest echelon

Brewer is not quite an outsider — she joined the Starbucks board of directors in January. Yet she’s not an insider, having spent the past five years

Books Bill and Melinda Gates Read to Their Kids

‘So what are the best books to read to your kids?’

by Rachel Gillett (Cover Picture) Melinda and Jennifer Gates on a trip to Tanzania. TED.com/YouTube

Considering all the support the Gates Foundation gives to literacy initiatives around the world, it comes as little surprise that Bill and Melinda Gates embrace the benefits of reading at home with their kids, too.

106-year-old Mastanamma YouTubeing in India

Mastanamma from Andhra Pradesh

Possibly the oldest YouTuber of India, 106-year-old Mastanamma from Andhra Pradesh is now a popular personality on the internet, thanks to her proficiency with cooking.

Federal Marijuana Laws

 Know Your Marijuana Laws

 

Complex Florida marijuana laws

Here’s what they really mean

Is recreational marijuana legal in Orlando? If I have Alzheimer’s disease, can I apply for medical cannabis? And when can I start growing weed in my backyard?