Articles in Education and Business

Cannabis and Hemp

by USBC Directory on

What is the difference between Cannabis and Hemp?... Read full article

Straight Outta Compton' Conquers Box Office with $56.1-Million Opening

by Saba Hamedy - Los Angeles Times on

#StraightOuttaCompton lifted the box office out of its August funk, debuting at No. 1 in the U.S. and Canada with an estimated $56.1 million. The movie posted the biggest August opening ever for an R-rated film, and it has become the No. 1 musical.... Read full article

An Emerging Black Owned Brand, JKO Collection!

by Angie BEE on

"We're offering a product with a meaning behind it," JKO Founder, Keith Ross. JKO maintains the mindset to "Just Keep On" and the company's founder wants you to "Just Keep On" with your goals, desires and efforts. ... Read full article

The New LINKEDIN of Africa

by Denise Walker on

“The future of Africa is in our hands to form lasting change. There will soon be African solutions to African challenges,” Kifle, CEO of Afrinection... Read full article

Black-Owned Watch Brand for Upscale Savvy Professionals

by Freedom Ink on

Youngblood Worldwide is one to watch, literally. What is now expanding to include apparel, athleisure and other accessories, began as a watch company that sought to offer each client a quality timepiece, minus the inflated price tag. ... Read full article

Detroit Teachers Deserve Our Support Statement from Detroit Branch NAACP

by Roz Edward, Michigan Chronicle on

"Our teachers should be applauded, not condemned. They should be supported, not deported to a system of retribution and punishment for actions designed to shine a light on a very socially dim and politically ugly situation." Detroit NAACP... Read full article

Black Business Directory Collaboration with the U.S. Black Chambers

by Angie Bee on

"We have seen companies receive as much as a 2,000% return from being listed on the USBC Directory. We connect new businesses to our affiliate chambers and partners across the country. We connect our businesses with consumers."... Read full article

#NotOneDime! Buying Black on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

by Millions Two One on

“We have to find a way to redistribute the pain,” the Honorable Louis Farrakhan said, citing Martin Luther King, Jr. during an interview earlier this year on NewsOne Now with Roland Martin. ... Read full article

Black-Owned Potato Chip Company

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Symphony Chips, a family-owned business, originally began as a spice company.  Andre' Anderson, a retired Chef that worked on the famous Las Vegas Strip and developed a custom blend that was sought after by patrons and fellow chefs. ... Read full article

#BlackGirlMagic, Black Women are Leaders

by Millions Two One Staff on

"Many small businesses believe that once they get their woman or minority certified status that they are going to immediately gain business. Rapport, trust and relationships must be built."... Read full article

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