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Actress Cassi Davis is no stranger to the stage. Her TV and movie credits include Spike Lee’s School Daze, Living Single, and Daddy’s Little Girls. A natural-born comedienne, her role as Ella Payne on the popular TV series House of Payne keeps viewers in stitches each week. This week, fans will see Davis reprise her role as “Aunt Bam” in the new comedy Madea’s Neighbors From Hell starring Tyler Perry as Madea and Christian/gospel recording artist Wess Morgan. The musical stage play is scheduled for release on DVD (plus Digital Ultraviolet), Digital HD, Video On Demand and Pay-Per-View from Lionsgate Home Entertainment [...]
Sun, Apr 20, 2014
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When Floyd Mayweather appeared on the fifth season of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars in 2007, he was not only getting lessons from his professional dance partner. During breaks, he would often spend time with a fellow contestant, billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban,learning business strategies from one of the best in the game. “He has always wanted to pick the brains of the billionaires,” recalls Leonard Ellerbe, CEO of Mayweather Promotions. “We would get lunch every day [with Cuban]. Everybody else spent their time going to various places to eat. [Mayweather] and I sat in the next trailer with Mark Cuban every [...]
Sun, Apr 20, 2014
Black Enterprise
Songstress and actress, Brandy Norwood, who has been in the entertainment industry for the past 20 years, is currently on BET’s The Game with her portrayal of lead character, Chardonnay Pitts. She recently went on VH1 Big Morning Buzz Live to dish the dirt on her character who is trying to navigate the waters of the new football lifestyle she’s married into. On winning her NAACP Award for Best Supporting Actress for the role, she said, “I forgot what it was like to win an award. So, it was very special to feel that energy and love in the room, but [...]
Sat, Apr 19, 2014
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Ashanti continues to storm TV as she helped kick off Easter weekend with a visit to “Good Morning America.” The R&B vixen hit the indoor studio in Times Square with a special medley performance of “Runaway” and “Scars” off her independent album Braveheart. She also took it back with some of her fan favorite throwback hits including “Foolish,” “Always on Time,” “What’s Luv?” and “Happy.” In addition to music, Shanti has been busy with her acting career. She recently shot a sci-fi TV movie in Canada and will star alongside Michelle Pfeiffer in a film this summer. Watch Ashanti tear up the stage [...]
Sat, Apr 19, 2014
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Money can be a touchy subject for some women. Words like “saving” and “investing” can be very scary if you aren’t financially savvy. Authors Manisha Thakor and Sharon Kedar help women understand of why it’s important to become financially literate and quell negative notions concerning women and money management. On My Own Two Feet is the ultimate guidebook women need to map out their financial independence and security. Black Enterprise sat down with Manisha Thakor to talk about the second edition of the book. BLACK ENTERPRISE: Why did you write this book? MANISHA THAKOR: My co-author and friend, Sharon Kedar and I found that [...]
Sat, Apr 19, 2014
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Ways to improve your startup pitch deck
Fans of ABC’s Shark Tank will attest that certain questions typically asked by the investors sometimes stump the entrepreneurs seeking capital. Whether or not you plan to appear on the show, entrepreneurs should be aware of some of the information potential investors are looking for and be prepared to quickly and confidently reply to queries. Richard Weinberger, CEO of the Association of Accredited Small Business Consultants (AASBC) and author of Propel Your Small Business to Success: Accelerated Actions to Maximize Profit offers insight into six questions investors would expect you to answer about your own business. What were your total revenues in [...]
Sat, Apr 19, 2014
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Major League Baseball and the New York Yankees hosted the 2014 Diversity Employment and Business Opportunity Career and Trade Fair on April 14 and 15 at the Hammerstein Ballroom and the New Yorker Hotel in Manhattan. The two-day summit provided job seekers and entrepreneurs with opportunities to connect directly with decision-makers for employment and business opportunities at Major and Minor League Clubs and other MLB media entities. “I’m really interested in media,” said Brooklyn native Jose Dessources. “I’m into photography. I’d love to participate in photography in any way by being creative.” In an uncertain job and economic climate, the two-day summit provided [...]
Fri, Apr 18, 2014
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