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9 Business Competitions for Young Entrepreneurs

Black Enterprise knows the value in mentoring and recognizing youth with programs like the Teenpreneur Award at the yearly Entrepreneurs Summit. One powerful way to nurture youngsters who are interested in entrepreneurship is to encourage their entry into competitions.

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Business News

At 12-years-old her headbands helped educate 45 African Girls.

by Courtney Connley

At just 12-years-old, Mary Grace Henry became determined to make a lasting impact in the life of an underprivileged girl. Starting out with a sewing machine and the drive to teach herself how to sow. 102 more words

Simone Baptiste

5 companies you didn't know African American's were CEO's of

Each year, Fortune Magazine compiles a list of the top Fortune 500 companies in the world.

To date, only 15 blacks have ever been named the chairman or CEO of any listed company and only 7 are currently active. 271 more words

I've been away...way too long!

I’ve been away, way too long.  However, I was on a journey of change and of discovering new ways to success.  And Ladies and Gentleman, I found a few!  22 more words

Family

The black ballot

When I was a child, during either mid-term or presidential elections, my elementary school would host a mock voting day for children to participate in. 375 more words