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Apple is launching a US app developer academy and a hub for HBCU students as part of its $100 million pledge to fight for racial equality

A rendering of Apple's Propel Center, an education hub for HBCUs. Apple Apple has announced three new projects aimed at addressing systemic racism as part of its $100 million racial equality initiative. The iPhone-maker will launch a new innovation and learning hub in Atlanta, called the Propel Center, to support historically Black colleges and universities, or HBCUs. Apple is also opening its first US developer academy in Detroit and investing in two venture capital firms that provide...
Tags: Apple, John Lewis, Cook, US, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Atlanta, Tim Cook, Venture Capital, Cbs, Detroit, Black, App Developers, Southern Company, Gayle King, Apple Apple


Let’s Talk about New Years Resolutions! Digging into “Clean Eating” Thanks to Café Gratitude!

Resolutions are typical for January. How long any resolution lasts is an entirely different discussion! While it’s easy for me to suggest some for you, many have asked me about MY resolutions! 1) I want to “eat clean”–meaning I want to eat more plant-based meals and snacks. I will be eating less meat and ditching […] The post Let’s Talk about New Years Resolutions! Digging into “Clean Eating” Thanks to Café Gratitude! first appeared on LA-Story.com.
Tags: Photos, Cooking, Featured, California, Women, Uncategorized, Lifestyle, Events, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Going Green, Marketing Strategy, Natural, Art and design


New Year’s Resolutions for Entrepreneurs

For my business, I find it beneficial to outline new year’s resolutions for myself as well as words of the year. Maybe mine can help you. These are the New Year’s resolutions I’m making for Afrobella. The post New Year’s Resolutions for Entrepreneurs appeared first on Afrobella.
Tags: Reviews, Life, Entrepreneurs, Entrepreneur, Beauty, Issues, Sponsored Post, Brother, Beauty Business, Supportsmallbusiness, Blogger Business


I used Tiktok to promote sexual health education after my herpes diagnosis. Here's how I did it - and my advice for others trying to boost their brand or business.

Jenelle Marie Pierce is the creator of The STI Project. Jenelle Marie Pierce Jenelle Marie Pierce is the creator of The STI Project and an educator and speaker on STIs and sexual health. In January 2020, she decided to begin using TikTok as a platform to promote STI awareness and education, and soon one of her videos sharing her own personal history with herpes racked up over one million views. Pierce encourages other non-Gen Z entrepreneurs to not be afraid of using TikTok, and to learn t...
Tags: Google, Media, Marketing, Careers, America, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Strategy, Social Media, Sex Education, Briggs, Nordic, Don, Pierce, Business Advice, Gary Vee


Looking for a Gift or Stocking Stuffers? Here’s a Few Worth Checking Out!

  Last-Minute Gifts and/Or  Stocking Stuffer Ideas We’re all in a race to the holiday finish line and if you’re having trouble finding the perfect gift or a stocking stuffer, we have a few ideas that may suit your needs. Whether you’re looking for something a little sweet, to get your sweat on, or fun […] The post Looking for a Gift or Stocking Stuffers? Here’s a Few Worth Checking Out! first appeared on LA-Story.com.
Tags: Featured, Celebrity, Women, Christmas, Lifestyle, Holiday, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Going Green, Marketing Strategy, Art and design, Viral, Innovation, Life Lessons


Kicking Off the 12 Drinks Of Christmas! Different Sips + Recipes Every Day! Welcome to DAY 1 + Tap 357 Whiskeys!

This is cocktail series that I inaugurated back in 2004. Called the 12 Drinks of Christmas, you will see a different sip (or sips) each day. Sometimes it’s just one brand of wine or spirits, or a collection of cocktails from one bar or restaurant or mixologist. Not only sharing established brands but also new […] The post Kicking Off the 12 Drinks Of Christmas! Different Sips + Recipes Every Day! Welcome to DAY 1 + Tap 357 Whiskeys! first appeared on LA-Story.com.
Tags: Photos, Twitter, Family, Featured, Shopping, Women, Lifestyle, Holiday, Events, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Going Green, Beverages, Art and design


San Pedro Fish Market Unveils 12 Days of Shrimp Dec 9 – 20! Win a World Famous Holiday Shrimp Tray Celebration Meal!

San Pedro Fish Market Unveils 12 Days of Shrimp Dec 9 – 20 Compete to Win a Holiday World Famous Shrimp Tray Celebration Meal       San Pedro Fish Market invites seafood lovers to make new memories with food and family this holiday season during 12 Days of Shrimp. From December 9 – 20, fans can enter the #SPFMContestEntry Instagram contest […] The post San Pedro Fish Market Unveils 12 Days of Shrimp Dec 9 – 20! Win a World Famous Holiday Shrimp Tray Celebration Meal! first appeared on LA-Story....
Tags: Cooking, Featured, Adventure, Women, Lifestyle, Holiday, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Going Green, Marketing Strategy, Viral, Innovation, Expert, Shrimp


THE PIANO GUYS Kick Off the Holiday Season with a New Video: “What Child Is This.”

THE PIANO GUYS  Kick Off the Holiday Season on Good Morning America’s GMA3 -12/22!   NEW DOUBLE ALBUM 10 Available Everywhere NOW!   Gearing up for the holidays, THE PIANO GUYS today  are sharing the music video for their fan-favorite rendition of the Christmas classic “What Child Is This.” Embracing the spirit of the season, […] The post THE PIANO GUYS Kick Off the Holiday Season with a New Video: "What Child Is This." first appeared on LA-Story.com.
Tags: Videos, Music, Featured, Celebrity, Adventure, Lifestyle, Holiday, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Marketing Strategy, Art and design, Viral, Innovation, Men


A”MUST Watch” Short Film:”Thursday Appointment”. 2.2 Minutes for this Award-Winner!

  While you might not be able to understand the cast’s exact words;   the gestures and subtitles in this dubbed-over version work to convey the beautiful (and rich with meaning) message of this short award-winning film made by 20-year-old Iranian filmmaker, Syed Mohammad Reza Kheradmand. The film, called Thursday Appointment, recently won an award at the Luxor African […] The post A"MUST Watch" Short Film:"Thursday Appointment". 2.2 Minutes for this Award-Winner! first appeared on LA-Story.com. ...
Tags: Videos, Family, Featured, Entertainment, Women, Lifestyle, Events, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Movie, Art and design, Innovation, Insight, Men


I moved my family from NYC to Miami this year and it was the best thing I could've done as a tech cofounder

Upstream CEO Alex Taub and his family in their new Miami home. Alex Taub Alex Taub, 33, is cofounder and CEO of Upstream, a new professional social networking app and platform. After he and his wife and daughters contracted COVID-19, they decided to swap their two-bedroom apartment in NYC for the extra space, yard, pool, and sunny weather that Miami offered. With his new lack of commute and added space, Taub is more productive in his work than ever; the hardest part is being away from fami...
Tags: Business, New York, Adobe, NYC, US, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Tech, Austin, Iowa, Manhattan, Miami, Andreessen Horowitz, Barkbox, Upper West Side, Zillow


Covid-19 Has Closed Many Restaurants in So. CA. Here’s a Way to Help Those Out of Work!

  For the holiday season, non-profit Long Beach Food & Beverage is partnering with Accountability PAC to solicit donations to purchase gifts for laid of or furloughed restaurant employees and their families for the holidays. Accountability PAC   was recently involved in a  march in Belmont Shore about the closure of restaurants’ outdoor dining.   Please […] The post Covid-19 Has Closed Many Restaurants in So. CA. Here's a Way to Help Those Out of Work! first appeared on LA-Story.com. ...
Tags: Photos, Family, Featured, California, Restaurants, Women, Charity, Lifestyle, Events, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Going Green, Marketing Strategy, Art and design


5 reasons to watch startups in Central and Eastern Europe

In 2015 we opened Google for Startups Campus Warsaw, a dedicated space in the middle of the city’s bustling Praga district, where startups can receive training and mentorship. We opened our doors to founders from across the region because we passionately believe they’re the ones shaping the future of their countries’ economies, and we have the resources and connections to help them grow. In the past five years, Campus Warsaw has become a hub for programs and events (welcoming 100,000 visitors in...
Tags: Google, Europe, Entrepreneurs, Poland, Romania, Warsaw, Eastern Europe, Praga, Poland Romania, Google in Europe, Campus Warsaw, Michał Kramarz, Google for Startups Campus Warsaw, Startup Poland, Joanna Fedorowicz


Tony Hsieh was more than a successful CEO - he was also a giver, community builder, and visionary ahead of his time

Aimee Groth and Tony Hsieh at a Los Angeles event. Aimee Groth Aimee Groth met Tony Hsieh in 2012 and wrote the 2017 book "The Kingdom Of Happiness: Inside Tony Hsieh's Zapponian Utopia." She says that in addition to Hsieh's prominence in the business world, he also was a community builder and visionary outside of work. Weaving together anecdotes and photos from people in Hsieh's inner circle, Groth paints a picture of an "inquisitive, impactful, loving, kind" leader who was masterful at m...
Tags: Google, Business, Microsoft, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Strategy, Tech, Manhattan, Richard Branson, Las Vegas, Zappos, Sequoia Capital, Gruber, Alfred Lin


'Humans of New York' creator Brandon Stanton on the power of good habits, growing his passion project into a business, and how to gain a social media following

Polina Marinova and Brandon Stanton. Polina Marinova. Polina Marinova is the founder and author of The Profile, a newsletter that features longform profiles on successful people and companies. She recently interviewed Brandon Stanton, creator of popular blog Humans of New York, on everything from how discipline helped him turn a profit and the "eureka moment" that changed the trajectory of his content.  Stanton dives into his methodology for choosing who to photograph, which quotes and sto...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Photography, New York, Hollywood, South Park, Entrepreneurship, Iraq, Careers, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Strategy, Pakistan, New York Times, Amtrak, Central Park


Check Out This New Poem from DB Leighton! Loving “Nothing But Time”!

From my good friend, DB Leighton, here is  another poem. I LOVE this one. It’s definitely one relevant poem.. given the current climate of  Covid 19 and quarantine.. and yet it fits many other situations and “times” of our lives when things either move far too quickly or is moving as slow as molasses in […] The post Check Out This New Poem from DB Leighton! Loving "Nothing But Time"! first appeared on LA-Story.com.
Tags: Photos, Featured, Relationships, Poetry, Lifestyle, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Author, Art and design, Innovation, Life Lessons, Insight, Men, Expert


Building Your Small Business – Memories and Insights from Women in Business I Admire

So many people are considering starting their own small business. What were the first investments I made when I realized my hobby was becoming a business? Where did some of the entrepreneurs I admire do to begin their businesses? Read on to find out! The post Building Your Small Business – Memories and Insights from Women in Business I Admire appeared first on Afrobella.
Tags: Reviews, Small Business, Life, Entrepreneurs, Beauty, Issues, Sponsored Post, Inspiring Women, Supportsmallbusiness


Taking my startup completely remote has saved us over $250,000 this year. Here's how we were able to grow more quickly while keeping our culture strong.

Tom Sagi is CEO and cofounder of Hourly, an insurtech platform. Tom Sagi Tom Sagi is the CEO of Hourly, an insurtech startup that connects the dots between payroll and workers' compensation insurance. When the pandemic caused the company's move to a new office to be put on hold, Sagi was skeptical about how his company would run with a fully remote team. Seven months in, he says he now appreciates the increased flexibility and productivity that comes with remote work, as well as the decrea...
Tags: Startups, Office, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Strategy, Remote Work, Palo Alto, Bay Area, Nordic, Pepsi, Tech Startup, CEOs, Sagi, Hourly, WFH, COVID


Cyber Monday Deals for Mito-Q! Buy 2; Get 1 Free.

There is no better time to power your health, resilience, energy, and immunity than with MitoQ’s biggest sale!     Video featuring Fitness Pro, Tracy Anderson- MitoQ Spokesperson! Click on the window if the video doesn’t show up on your screen. The video IS there. Add any 3 MitoQ supplements to your cart and you’ll […] The post Cyber Monday Deals for Mito-Q! Buy 2; Get 1 Free. first appeared on LA-Story.com.
Tags: Photos, Featured, Women, Lifestyle, Holiday, Events, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Going Green, Tech, Marketing Strategy, Beauty, Viral, Expert


I run a PR firm for small businesses. After my brother died in Iraq, it felt like my world exploded — here are the 9 steps I took to rebuild my life and career.

The author visiting the Arlington National Cemetery grave of her brother Army Spc. Christopher Neiberger who was killed in Iraq in 2007. Haraz N. Ghanbari/AP Photo Ami Neiberger-Miller is a writer, the founder of a PR and design services firm, and an advocate for gold star families. She is the surviving sister of US Army Specialist Christopher Neiberger, who was killed in combat in Iraq in August 2007. After her brother's death and a separate medical emergency with her husband soon after, ...
Tags: Facebook, Grief, Florida, Small Business, Washington Post, Iraq, Careers, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Strategy, Georgia, Washington Dc, Army, Loss, Tragedy, US Army


Don’t Miss the Festival of Arts First Ever Virtual Gala! “Simply ARTrageous: Live the Legacy! 12/5/20

This First-Ever Virtual Gala for  Laguna Beach’s Festival of the Arts promises to be pretty amazing. This is the first-ever event of this type and it’s a fundraiser for the Pageant of the Masters as well as the Festival of Arts. These two events ae absolutely mesmerizing. The great concert element of this Gala will […] The post Don't Miss the Festival of Arts First Ever Virtual Gala! "Simply ARTrageous: Live the Legacy! 12/5/20 first appeared on LA-Story.com.
Tags: Family, Music, Featured, Celebrity, Entertainment, California, Women, Charity, Uncategorized, Lifestyle, Events, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Going Green


I'm a 29-year-old Instagram influencer who made $17,000 in one month. Here's how I turned my love of fruit into a lucrative business.

Marley Mauvais is a food content creator and Instagram influencer. Photo: @sudophotography, @zenial.pro Marley Mauvais is a 29-year-old fruit influencer and plant-based content creator who lives in New Jersey. In 2019, she started an Instagram account to share her fruit-based recipes with others, and slowly began to make and sell the products and home remedies she used. In September, Marley recorded her first five-figure month, making $17,000 from a combination of sales on her website as w...
Tags: Amazon, Food, Instagram, Small Business, New York City, Careers, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Usps, New Jersey, Bill Gates, Marley, Oprah, Bet, Nordic, My Instagram


A call to advance women entrepreneurs

When I joined Google more than a decade ago, I was one of the only working mothers at Google Tokyo. I spoke with other women at the office, and was surprised to find that for many of my female colleagues, the cultural stigma of being a working mom was still hard to overcome, even at a company as supportive as Google. I was especially struck by conversations with younger women who had yet to start families, but who had already decided that when the time came, work and family would be too hard to ...
Tags: Google, Asia, Japan, Entrepreneurs, Asia Pacific, Korea, Tokyo, UN Women, Diversity and Inclusion, Grow With Google, Hanna Kim, Miki Iwamura, Africa Kenya Nigeria South Africa


Rise and move forward together: Indonesia’s digital future

In a year like no other, Indonesian entrepreneurs have shown grit and determination to keep their businesses running for the communities that rely on them. They’ve also shown great creativity in adapting new tools and technologies—like Ida, the owner of a traditional cake business in Lombok who saw business dry up when local schools were forced to close. After taking a Women Will course, Ida used Google My Business to connect with her customers, promote her range of cakes throughout Indonesia, a...
Tags: Google, Indonesia, Youtube, Entrepreneurs, Kiva, Jakarta, Ida, Lombok, Google in Asia, AlphaBeta, Randy Jusuf, Bangkit, Kok Bisa, Irfani Sakinah, Makkassar


Are Entrepreneurs Control Freaks?

Some people think entrepreneurs are control freaks. We look at this control issue to find out how important it is to successful entrepreneurs. We discuss entrepreneurs and control on The BIGG Success Show. Here’s a summary of that discussion. It’s National Entrepreneur’s Day. As entrepreneurs ourselves with entrepreneurs as customers, every day is Entrepreneur’s Day […] The post Are Entrepreneurs Control Freaks? appeared first on Bigg Success. [click the title link above to read our full post]
Tags: Business, Podcast, Entrepreneurship, Careers, Entrepreneurs, Entrepreneur, Business Development, Audioblog, Bigg Success, George Krueger, Mary-lynn Foster, The Bigg Success Show, Entrepreneurial Mindset, The Professor And Mary-lynn


Why I left NYC: Upstream cofounder Alex Taub moved his family to Miami during the pandemic and now wants others to do the same

Upstream CEO Alex Taub and his family in their new Miami home. Alex Taub Alex Taub, 33, is cofounder and CEO of Upstream, a new professional social networking app and platform. After he and his wife and daughters contracted COVID-19, they decided to swap their two-bedroom apartment in NYC for the extra space, yard, pool, and sunny weather that Miami offered. With his new lack of commute and added space, Taub is more productive in his work than ever; the hardest part is being away from fami...
Tags: Travel, Business, New York, Adobe, NYC, US, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Tech, Austin, Iowa, Manhattan, Miami, Andreessen Horowitz, Barkbox, Upper West Side


The cofounder of the new social app Upstream explains why he moved his family from NYC to Miami and may build the company from there

Upstream CEO Alex Taub and his family in their new Miami home. Alex Taub Alex Taub, 33, is cofounder and CEO of Upstream, a new professional social networking app and platform. After he and his wife and daughters contracted COVID-19, they decided to swap their two-bedroom apartment in NYC for the extra space, yard, pool, and sunny weather that Miami offered. With his new lack of commute and added space, Taub is more productive in his work than ever; the hardest part is being away from fami...
Tags: Travel, Business, New York, Adobe, NYC, US, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Tech, Austin, Iowa, Manhattan, Miami, Andreessen Horowitz, Barkbox, Upper West Side


Here’s how to tap into an athlete’s mindset — and win today

Beating out competition, breaking limitations and making the impossible happen are things athletes train for. Here's how to tap into their mindset to make great strides in business and life.
Tags: Lifestyle, Entrepreneurs, Service, Competition, Radio, Agent, Winning, Mindset, Athletes, Brokerage, Select, Competitive Market, Athlete mindset, Tamara Bakir


“Tips to Prepare your Business for Black Friday and Cyber Monday” by Naomi Shaw!

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two of the most massive shopping days of the year, and both dates are considered hallmarks of the holiday season. Black Friday has been a cultural fixture for years, but Cyber Monday is a relatively new invention aimed at online sales. In recent years, Black Friday has taken on […] The post "Tips to Prepare your Business for Black Friday and Cyber Monday" by Naomi Shaw! first appeared on LA-Story.com.
Tags: Holiday Shopping, Cyber Monday, Black Friday, Music, Featured, Shopping, Women, Lifestyle, Holiday, Events, Entrepreneurs, Strategy, Social Media, Seo, Small Businesses, Going Green


A sign language app to bridge the hearing gap

My partners and I started DeafTawk, a mobile application that provides online sign language interpretation at an affordable cost, to eradicate hurdles in communication for the deaf community. I was born blind, like my co-founder AQ, while our other-co-founder, Wamiq, is hearing impaired. Growing up in Pakistan, each of us was well aware that there are too many barriers for people with disabilities to be successful. Our tagline for DeafTawk is “Bridge the Gap.” We thought, wouldn’t it be incredib...
Tags: Google, Singapore, Entrepreneurs, Pakistan, Kata, Google in Asia, Ali Shabbar, Wamiq, Walee


What veterans can bring to the business world

2019 Google for Startups networking event for Veterans and Military Spouses at the American Underground in Durham, NC. Photo by Erin Bell of Bull City Photography.For veterans, the transition from military life to the workforce can be tricky. I know how crucial it is to offer support, because I’ve been there myself. It's not that I doubted my abilities, but after eight years as a Navy officer, I quite literally did not know what my options were in the professional world. Kevin Ryan Th...
Tags: Google, Navy, Entrepreneurs, United States, Durham, Kevin Ryan, Dod, U S Army, Erin Bell, Diversity and Inclusion, Google for Startups, Life at Google, Military Spouses, Durham NC Photo, Endeavor Research, Google for Startups Partner Network