Minority Business News
"To whom much is given, much is required," is a life principle Bernard and Shirley Kinsey, Mattie and Michael McFadden-Lawson and Leon Garr take to heart.
Minority Women Entrepreneurs: How Outsider Status Can Lead to Better Business Practices has been coauthored by Babson College's Mary Godwyn, assistant professor of Sociology, and Donna Stoddard, associate professor of Information Technology Management.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics just released the latest details on the American job market. The report mixed good news with bad – private-sector firms created 159,000 new jobs in October, but the unemployment rate remains persistently high, at 9.6 percent.
WASHINGTON—John Boyd, a fourth generation farmer, wants it to be clear - his effort to secure Congressional funding for a discrimination settlement that black farmers reached with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is not the pursuit of “reparation.”
- NCLR (National Council of La Raza), Largest National Latino civil Rights and Advocacy Organization
- NCDOT awards more than half a million dollars to Saint Augustine’s College to develop transportation curriculum
- $43.4 Million of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Funds Awarded to NCDOT
- For Migrant Workers, Community Cooperation Builds on Individual Strengths
- Bad Leadership Wrecks Companies, Despite What Leaders Wish
- Addressing Alarming Increase In Wealth Gap Between Black and White Americans