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Same old song

Broadcasting still lacks diversity despite changing landscape By Ebony Marie Chappel From the introduction of FM to the emergence of streaming over traditional airwaves, the radio industry has experienced many changes over the decades. “W...

Tax-time tips for busy business owners

By Brittany Sabalza Tax time is here, and the stress of reconstructing a prior year’s financial picture has its deep holds on some unprepared business owners. Getting organized to file your taxes can be time consuming, confusing and exhausting ...

Girl Scouts leader to close chapter on impactful career

By Ebony Marie Chappel   This spring, Deborah Hearn Smith, CEO of Girl Scouts of Central Indiana, announced that she will be retiring at the end of 2017. During her tenure, which spans nearly 50 years, Smith has served in various ...

NAACP, Airbnb partner to promote travel, offer new economic opportunities to communities of color 

BALTIMORE — The NAACP, the country's original and largest social justice organization and Airbnb, the world's leading hospitality company, today launched a landmark partnership that will help spread the economic benefits of home sharing to more ...

On the Cover: Third Quarter 2017

She is a newly retired superstar athlete, an Olympian and now a sports executive and entrepreneur. Beyond the athletic accolades, one of Tamika Catchings' most impactful accomplishments is in her work as a humanitarian and philanthropist. Rece...

How alternative funding helps level the playing field for minority-owned businesses

By Chad Otar   Running a successful business is a challenging endeavor for anyone. There are many reasons people start their own business, whether there’s a need they feel isn’t being filled in the market, they want to improve the ...

Five steps to successful succession planning

  The daunting task of succession planning will be well worth the effort when you watch your business flourish in the following generation. Here are SCORE’s top five succession planning tips:   Choose your successor It’s ...

The future of immigrant entrepreneurs

Successful business shares African culture with the Hoosier State By Julian Wyllie   The process has been gradual, but immigrants living in Indiana are one of the largest sources of business growth in the state, research says, and the ...

Fierce, Fly and Fashionable

By Amber Sapenter and Ebony Chappel  Commanding a room takes a certain amount of expertise. It’s in your posture, body language knowledgeable assertions and outwardly expressed confidence. Beyond those points, the visual aesthetic goes a long ...