Amber Floyd, a senior associate at Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP, has been named a recipient of the 2017 American Bar Association (ABA) “On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers” award.

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Black Wealth 2020

New economic justice movement aims to ‘turbo charge’ black wealth in America.

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National Writers Union prepares to take 'Ebony' to court

It’s been a couple of months since #EbonyOwes became a trending hashtag after several freelancers complained about not getting paid, and now the National Writers Union is preparing to take Ebony magazine to court.


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Black billionaire shares secret to success with young black men

Young Black men need to see a role model who succeeded in the sciences and finance, Robert Smith says.

New black-owned employment portal launches

CareerWebPages, LLC has announced the launch of its employment portal website that will allow the public to search for jobs.

GWERC nonprofit targets economic investment, development in Whitehaven

With its board of directors formally announced and an executive committee in place and laser-focused, GWERC is accelerating toward the goal of economic growth that will benefit businesses and residents in Whitehaven.

MONEY MATTERS: Feeling confident: Steps to saving more

Small but smart moves with your workplace retirement plan can add up to a nice nest egg as you enter retirement.

Ebony latest to leave Chicago for L.A.

Los Angeles has lured another black icon away from the Windy City. The company that now owns EBONY and Jet magazines recently announced that the editorial teams for both mags will relocate to Tinsel Town.


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TSDtv: Talking Business and Burgers

McDonald's franchisee Darrell Byrd chats with TSD Publisher Bernal E. Smith II.


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