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Black Men Show Job Gain

Black Men Show Job Gain

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The unemployment rate for Blacks fell from 11.4 percent to 11 percent and the labor force participation increased from 61 percent in August to 61.7 percent [...]

Local Entrepreneur Expands Business

Local Entrepreneur Expands Business

Nashville, TN – President, Carolyn McHaney-Waller with the Nashville Black Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce its member Stephon D. Fleming has expanded his business with a second location in the Nashville community. “I’m excited [...]

The Cupcake Collection Opens Newest Location, Offers Food Variety

The Cupcake Collection Opens Newest Location, Offers Food Variety

Nashville’s favorite cupcakery is opening its Donelson Café to provide cupcakes, coffee, a seating area, and food too Nashville, TN — Opening its third location, The Cupcake Collection has opened its newest concept, The Cupcake Collection [...]

Tennessee Chamber Of Commerce & Industry And Kingsport Chamber Award Area Legislators Premier Business Award

Tennessee Chamber Of Commerce & Industry And Kingsport Chamber Award Area Legislators Premier Business Award

Lt. Governor Ron Ramsey And Rep. Jon Lundberg Receive “champion Of Commerce” Award Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce awarded the coveted “Champion of Commerce” award [...]

Meet the $24 Billion Man

Meet the $24 Billion Man

by Ron Harris Special to NNPA from The Atlanta Voice ATLANTA — He has been called many names: The Giant Killer. Super Lawyer. Celebrity Attorney. These days, they are calling him the $24 Billion Man. His [...]

VUMC Clinical Job Fair

VUMC Clinical Job Fair

Vanderbilt University Medical Center Hosts Job Fair Nashville, TENN – As a Magnet designated organization, Vanderbilt University Medical Center is infused with a culture that brings out the best in their staff and offers the highest quality [...]

Job Fair August 6 For Staffing Agency

Job Fair August 6 For Staffing Agency

MIDDLE TN — Looking for work? We know who’s hiring. The Goodwill Career Solutions center in Rivergate will host a job fair at 2101 Gallatin Pike North Madison, TN from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on [...]

How to Network Your Way to a Great New Job

How to Network Your Way to a Great New Job

(StatePoint) When it comes to getting a job or doing business, social media and other forms of electronic communication are a great networking tool, however, there will never be a substitute for communicating face-to-face. In 2013, [...]

Small Businesses Owners: Raising Minimum Wage Makes Good Business Sense

Small Businesses Owners: Raising Minimum Wage Makes Good Business Sense

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent More than 60 percent of small business owners with employees favor increasing the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 in three stages, according to a new survey. The poll, [...]

Four Tips for Growing Your Small Business

Four Tips for Growing Your Small Business

Despite the time commitment and financial investment that come with the territory, more than 25 million people nationwide have opted to start a microbusiness – a company with five or fewer employees. One in every 10 [...]

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