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Kylie Jenner Is A Self-Made Billionaire: This Is How She Did...

AFRICANGLOBE - Kylie Jenner, 21, is reportedly now worth $1 billion.That makes her the youngest billionaire in history, and the youngest self-made billionaire ever, according to Forbes, which included Jenner on its list of the world's billionaires, released on Tuesday.

7 Game-Changing Black Entrepreneurs You Should Know

AFRICANGLOBE - Here's a look at seven up-and-coming Black business owners who are killing it. Badasses in their respective industries, they're fueling innovation and working to break down barriers in fields with a desperate need for more Black entrepreneurs.

Business Portal Seeks To Build Support Network For Black Entrepreneurs

AFRICANGLOBE - Jack Standokes was tired of the negative talk about the Black community. He watched video clips of police brutality and read the hateful comments on social media. He heard the claims over and over again: The Black community doesn’t support one another. Instead of grabbing a protest sign, the 38-year-old Standokes decided to start a network, one that connected businesses within the Black community.

For The First Time, The Number Of Black Entrepreneurs Has Surpassed...

AFRICANGLOBE - For the first time, the number of Black entrepreneurs has surpassed that of whites in Brazil. Research by Sebrae (1) points out that between 2002 and 2012, the percentage of micro and small entrepreneurs who declared themselves pretos (Blacks) or pardos(browns) rose from 44% to 50%.

Black Entrepreneurs See Big Hurdles To Success

The priorities of entrepreneurs are often more fundamental, the urgency is often greater, and the opportunities differ based on the lens through which a business owner sees the world.

There Are 2 Million Black-Owned Businesses In The U.S. — 10...

AFRICANGLOBE - According to the United States Census Bureau, there are more than 2 million businesses in the country that are owned by African Americans. That statistic dispels a lot of rumors that African Americans are not successful in business. On the contrary, Black-owned businesses are a huge asset to the U.S. economy. But wait there’s more!

A Crowdfunding Site for Black Entrepreneurs

AFRICANGLOBE- The Black community has a tradition of “passing the hat” to collect donations when a friend needs financial help. That same custom guides BlackCrowdfunding.net, a Web site Cunningham has created where Black entrepreneurs can raise money to start businesses.

Black Entrepreneurs Key to Solving Black Unemployment?

AFRICANGLOBE - On Nov. 30, President Obama issued a proclamation to mark the 30th anniversary of Minority Enterprise Development Week. The proclamation reads in part: The belief...

Wanted: More Black Entrepreneurs

As a young black man graduating from the College of the Holy Cross 40 years ago, Ted Wells felt his generation had reason to hope racial barriers to economic advancement would disappear. In many ways he was right. Wells went on to earn both an MBA and a law degree from Harvard before becoming one of the country’s top trial lawyers.
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