Serial entrepreneur mentoring others to sustained success

Monique Mills’ journey to becoming a serial entrepreneur was not a straight path. In fact, her family background and desire for income certainty originally motivated her to pursue a more traditional career in electrical engineering. “I come from a large family. I’m the youngest of 13 kids, the first and only to go to college. […]

Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens shares plans for 1st 100 days in office

The National Black MBA Association hosted their state of the chapter address for Atlanta on Jan. 24, 2022, and Mayor Andre Dickens was a guest speaker. Dickens is 22 days in as the mayor, and he shared his plans for his first 100 days in office to improve the city of Atlanta. He first touched […]

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 […]

5 member schools in The Consortium that are located in cool cities

The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is an alliance of some of the world’s leading business schools and organizations. It aims to recruit more students of color who are pursuing graduate degrees in business to its 20 member schools. The schools are scattered across the country, some in big cities and others in smaller […]

LaShay Smith is the link to continuous HIV care at Mercy Care

One cannot emphasize enough the importance of annual medical checkups. It is recommended that people get tested for common ailments such as hypertension, diabetes and cholesterol. For sexually active people who may have multiple partners it is imperative they should get tested for sexually transmitted Infections and HIV annually. One in eight people with HIV […]

Jennifer Lee Harrison is helping women transform their look with Perfect Hair

Jennifer Lee Harrison is a leading entrepreneur, innovator, and educator particularly for women of color. Plus she knows a thing or two about looking fabulous. In her role as CEO of Perfect Hair Collection, here she offers tips on buying fabulous hair, a solution for bad hair days, thinning hair and quick fixes for women […]

NBMBAA Atlanta chapter president Eric Harrison talks national conference

National Black MBA Association, Atlanta’s local chapter president Eric Harrison’s favorite sayings is “If you want to know where I stand, watch my feet.” “Well, I stand squarely on my commitment to ensure that the Atlanta Chapter is the premier organization in Atlanta; to ensure that we are focused on people, programs and profitability; to ensure that […]

Mayor Kasim Reed speaks at The National Black MBA Association press conference

The National Black MBA Association presents ‘The Art of Leadership” A press conference was held at City Hall hosted by Mayor Kasim Reed, the National Black MBA Association president Jesse Tyson and Atlanta chapter president Eric Harrison. The conference discussed the 36th Annual National Black MBA conference, which is coming to Atlanta September 16-20, 2014. Mayor Kasim Reed […]

Black MBA scholarships in top 5 cities

The following schools are members of The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management and award MBA fellowships and assistance for students. New York – New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business Los Angeles – University of California, Los Angeles, UCLA Anderson School of Management Atlanta – Emory University, Goizueta Business School Austin, Texas […]

Top MBA programs that offer scholarships to black students

The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is perhaps one of the best kept secrets in the MBA world. This organization has been assisting black, Latino and native American students attain their MBA and secure jobs at Fortune 500 companies since 1966. The Consortium states on its website that in its 47-year history it has […]

Jené Guess-Cash Says NBMBAA Open for Business With Non-Practitioners

Entrepreneur and CEO of the Guess Group, Jené Guess-Cash, has one more achievement to her credit — she is also an executive board member and Program Committee co-chair for the Houston National Black MBA Association. Guess-Cash is charged with identifying and developing ideas for general body meetings and topics for Houston’s own special brand of NBMBAA meetings, […]

Paul Guillory, Houston NBMBAA Key Player in Natural Gas Pipeline Success

Along with owning North America’s largest interstate natural gas pipeline system, the El Paso Corporation provides natural gas and related energy products in a safe, efficient, and dependable manner. The energy supply company noted for taking ideas from the possible to the actual, can also boast about the fact, that NBMBAA member, Paul Guillory, is […]

Harvard University; ‘RO’ Introduces 10 Scholars to Know

During rolling out‘s recent visit to Cambridge, Mass., we spoke with several black professors and MBA students who shared their experiences on life at an Ivy League institution. –amir shaw Jenn Brown A native of Long Island, Jenn Brown is a second year HBS student. Brown says that HBS has positioned her to have a better grasp of better understanding the […]

How Great We Are or Choose to Be

To what degree does your sun burn bright? To what degree does your mind sail to its greatest heights? The importance of a college degree and how we as a community see ourselves, is what buoys us to soar through any door and over rooftops to the offices and the top corporate floors. The Superman […]