Clark Atlanta University gives top MBA programs a run for their money

The South’s first historically Black college, Clark Atlanta University, was founded on Sept. 19, 1865. It started as Atlanta University and consolidated with Clark College in 1988 to form Clark Atlanta University. CAU is acclaimed as having a top-rated, and now award-winning, MBA program. Annually, the National Black MBA Association holds one of the most […]

Season 3 winner of ‘The Masked Singer’ revealed

The third season of FOX’s exciting celebrity singing competition “The Masked Singer” has come to an end. On Wednesday night, May 20, 2020, the show’s season finale aired, featuring performances by the remaining three contestants —  Night Angel, Turtle and Frog — who had emerged from a field of 18 celebrities to battle for the […]

Lamar Odom ‘nervous’ about his debut on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Lamar Odom is “nervous” about “Dancing with the Stars.” The basketball player — who was married to Khloé Kardashian — admits he is a little worried about taking to the dancefloor for the series’ new season. The live two-hour season premiere airs tonight, Monday, Sept. 16, at 8 p.m. (EST) on ABC. He said: “I’m […]

Tina Davis of ‘The Next Big Thing’ explains how the show prepares for longevity

The Next Big Thing

A&R executive Tina Davis, who’s portfolio boasts major acts like Chris Brown and the “Preachers of” franchise, is among the talented trio of judges charged with bringing the best out of this season’s contestants on “The Next Big Thing.” The music competition series puts 12 up-and-coming music hopefuls through a music boot camp designed to […]

Instagram creates an IGTV feature that will lead all social media

Instagram has always been my favorite social media platform, but for you Snapchat, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube lovers, Instagram may soon become your favorite, as well. The outlet just released its latest update including a new feature, Instagram TV. IGTV will allow users to upload longer video clips than normal Instagram allows. This new feature […]

Minister Robin Ware says comparison breeds discontentment

At 5-foot-1, I’m the shortest in my family, extended family and circle of friends. It’s never really bothered me but it’s probably the one thing that everyone points out to me. Sure, I can’t reach a lot of things and I have to pull my seat almost to the steering wheel when I drive, but […]

Miller Lite executive Steve Canal taps the future in Detroit

Brand executive and innovator for Miller Lite, Steve Canal, brought the popular business competition Tap the Future to Detroit on Thursday, July 9, 2015. Tap the Future is a live pitch business competition that allows participants a chance to win $20,000 and a shot for one of six finalists to win $200,000 toward the growth […]

Jack ‘N for Beats chooses top 5 rappers in Chicago

Jack ‘N for Beats is a competition sponsored by Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey. It made its stop at Reggie’s Rock club in Chicago recently. This competition is out to find the best rapper and they will win $10k and a studio session with DJ Khaled. Those are some pretty high stakes for a competition that […]

Designer Sarah Lapinski talks fashion competition Web series

The Detroit Institute’s new web series “Beyond the Armor,” has given a handful of fashion designers a chance to showcase their talents in a unique and exciting way. Sarah Lapinski is one of ten designers who are creating garments inspired by the current DIA exhibit “Samurai: Beyond the Sword.”

Bronner Bros. International Hair Show: Midsummer 2012 Events

Bronner Brothers Inc., the premier global hair and skin care company catering to African Americans, presents the 65th International Hair Show, Aug. 4–7, 2012, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Recognized as the world’s largest beauty and trade show of its kind, the event attracts over 60,000 beauty industry professionals, manufacturers and cosmetology students who participate in […]

5 Ways to Achieve Your Goals, by Strategist Lamell McMorris

The Perennial umbrella of companies is a 10-year-old, certified  member of the industry elite. Representing star athletes like the NBA’s Josh Smith (Atlanta Hawks); Derrick Favors (Utah Jazz); NFL’s Cam Newton (Carolina Panthers): Kris Jenkins (New York Jets), and the NBA’s referees’ union — among others — is the creative thinking of Lamell McMorris. The […]