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Story by Michele Fling, Amir Shaw, Terry Shropshire, Zondra Hughes, Christa Jackson and DeWayne Rogers 2011 was a year for the record books. From the global financial meltdown, to the withdrawal of combat troops in Iraq and the deaths of two the world’s most infamous despots, Iraq’s Moammar Gadhafi and North Korea’s Kim Jong Il,…

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The famous Kardashian clan has come under fire in recent months thanks to the divorce fiasco between Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries. But now the famous family is facing a new public scandal. The Kardashians are now being accused of endorsing and selling fashion products that have been manufactured in foreign sweatshops. According to RadarOnline,…

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Steve Jobs was devastating proof that all it took was the recognition of one or two key distinctions to help burst open the floodgates of creative and business breakthroughs. The technological revolutionary is not only arguably the most impactful businessman of the modern era, he was also one of the most quoted geniuses of the…

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Look around. It’s bad out there. Business financing has dried up. Commercial real estate rents are at an all time low, but customers are using price matching and coupons, further slicing into profit margins. Meanwhile, the competitors are circling like sharks waiting for the one misstep that is going to be your demise. WWSJD –…

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The world was stunned yesterday when technology giant Apple revealed to the public that the company’s co-founder, Steve Jobs, had passed away on Oct. 5, following a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Immediately after news spread of Jobs’ death, several celebrities decided to pay tribute to the loss of this generation’s most preeminent technology visionary.…

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Apple co-founder, Steve Jobs, has died of pancreatic cancer. He was 56. On August 24, 2011, Jobs announced his resignation from his role as Apple’s CEO. In his letter of resignation, Jobs strongly recommended that the Apple executive succession plan be followed and Tim Cook be named as his successor. “My job is to make…

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Steve Jobs will be remembered as one of the greatest innovators in history. However, Jobs also made profound statements about technology and business. Here are 10 powerful business quotes from Steve Jobs that can inspire black entrepreneurs. –amir shaw 1) “The problem with the Internet startup craze isn’t that too many people are starting companies;…

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Apple co-founder, Steve Jobs, has died.  He was 56.  The well-respected face and perceived innovator of the company had been battling pancreatic cancer for several years of late and recently stepped down as CEO “to focus on his health.” The company issued a brief statement saying Jobs died on Wednesday, a day after a new…

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Every year Southern Cali’s DJ Spinna hosts a “Wonder-Full” club night for fans of the R&B icon Stevie Wonder to gather with other Wonder lovers to listen and dance to Stevie’s music and perhaps snag a T-shirt emblazoned with the legend’s likeness. This year, the celebration literally took a wonderful turn when the legend himself showed up…

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The last time Steve Jobs left Apple, he walked away from a battle he should have won, but didn’t. It was 1985 and the company’s board of directors decided Jobs’ creative genius was a threat to their business objectives, so they voted him out. He wasn’t gone too long. Two CEOs later Apple fell into…

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