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President @BarackObama Commits $2 Billion in Resources to Job Creating Startups #StartupAmerica

Breaking News on Thursday, December 8, 2011, President Barack Obama and the White House commit $2 Billion in resources to job creating Startups.  This initiative will be administrated through the Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Startup America Partnership. Initiative … Continue reading

#PRSA Personal Branding: Develop Yourself as a Thought Leader – Webinar w/ @HajjFlemings

Today at 1pm EST I will be conducting a webinar for the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) New Professionals Section. Link to Register: Webinar Description In this era of digital technology, how can you stand out as a … Continue reading

Detroit Based Startup Gokit Is Seeking A User Interface (UI) Designer/Developer

Detroit based startup Gokit was recently featured in CNN’s Black In America 4: The New Promised Land: Silicon Valley. About Gokit Gokit is an online identity platform that allows you to create visually compelling personal homepages that tell your story … Continue reading

The Wealth Gap: Black Households Net Worth is $5,600 versus White Households of $113K.

I read a Good Magazine infographic entitled, ‘The Opportunity Gap’ and the data was sobering.  I tweeted about this on July 27, 2011, but I wanted to share this in my blog because the data does a great job of … Continue reading

#blackfriday: Download the @CNN #blackinamerica 4 video in iTunes for $1.99

Download the @CNN #blackinamerica 4 video in iTunes for $1.99. for Black Friday.  The CNN Black In America: The New Promised Land:  Silicon Valley with Soledad O’Brien is an educational gift that keeps on giving.

Detroit Host the Largest High School CNN Black In America 4: Silicon Valley Pre-Screening

On Wednesday, November 9, 2011 in Detroit, MI Hajj Flemings and the Detroit Area Pre-College Engineering Program (DAPCEP) hosted one of the largest student focused CNN Black In America 4 pre-screening in the country. There were 212 – students and … Continue reading

Will 18.4 Million People be Watching Silicon Valley on 11/13 at 8pm EST?

  The ground-breaking series CNN’s Black In America 4 reported by Soledad O’Brien is primed to reach over 18.4 million viewers on Sunday, November 13th at 8pm EST. Never before have a group of African-Americas been featured on primetime TV … Continue reading

How to Follow CNN’s Black In America 4 on Twitter tonight!

Some basic tips on following CNN Black In America 4 – “The New Promised Land – Silicon Valley’ reported by Soledad O’Brien from 8-9pm EST on Twitter tonight (11/13/11). How to Join the Conversation Remember to include the hashtag: #BlackInAmerica … Continue reading

Video: Black In America 4 Interview with Soledad O’Brien about Silicon Valley and NewME Accelerator

Video: Black In America 4 Interview with Soledad O’Brien about Silicon Valley and NewME Accelerator