MINNEAPOLIS – An orientation to the U.S. Small Business Administration's Section 8(a) Business Development Program that helps socially and economically disadvantaged small business owners…
November 19 marked the third installment of in a series of conversations with Congressional Representative Eva Clayton (D – NC) at the Insight/KMOJ Public Policy Forum. Clayton joined the Minneapolis-based discussion via video-conference from her home district in Henderson, NC. Following her previous Forum appearances addressing how African American consumers and entrepreneurs can profitably interact with the nation’s grocery and supermarket industry, at last Tuesday’s Forum, she focused on developing leadership as a means to create a bridge to the future.
The lack of corporate partnering with African American consumer communities is of grave concern. Poor management by some corporations discourages in-vestment in communities of color ….
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS –After the abrupt resignation of Sidney Lowe and the hiring of Hubie Brown, the Memphis Grizzlies continued to be in a spiral that seems to be out of control; even if it is a controlled one at times.
Greensboro, NC –Annice Canady made history this football season when she became the first female to officiate a Division I college football game.
This Saturday will be her final game of the season, when she takes the field at the Citrus Bowl in Orlando, Florida, for the MEAC Championship match-up between Bethune Cookman College and Florida A&M University.