Online Education: The Great Equalizer the Higher Education System Needs?

Higher education has often been limited to the elite. The cost was prohibitive, and access was difficult. This meant that only certain people were able to attend college or university. The Internet has changed everything. Once, money or connections were necessary for anyone who wished to better themselves through learning. There are only a few…

Stand Out: 5 Ways to Make an Impression at a Job Fair

In life, it’s easy to stand out negatively but often quite difficult to stand out positively. And when it comes to job fairs, you want to make a good and memorable impression. But you’re often packed into a small space where you are in competition with hundreds of other people just like you, all vying…

What Kind of Expenses Should I Expect When Starting a Business?

When you are starting your business, it can be overwhelming to try to remember all the things that you are supposed to be doing. You have paperwork you need to file, inventory to stock, people to hire, and an endless list of little things. But when you are planning things, don’t forget that you have…

Why Having Cultural Diversity In Your Company Is So Important

Because that company was quite large, it is natural to assume that they had an active cultural diversity program that helped them create the best environment for their workforce. However, even if you have a smaller company that you are working with, cultural diversity can make a tremendous difference in how fortunate you are. Here…

Delivery Truck Accidents and their Effects to Business Operations

Accidents involving delivery trucks can pose a considerable risk to the normal operations of the business. They frequently lead to death or injuries to the drivers, motorists, and pedestrians. As a business owner, your primary concern should be on how to handle and mitigate these losses. Listed below are explanations of the causes of delivery…

Ep. 90 – Ofo Ezeugwu CEO of ‘Whose Your Landlord.

http://traffic.libsyn.com/smartbrownvoices/streetforce_Ofo_Ezeugwu.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOfo Ezeugwu is the CEO & Chieftain of WhoseYourLandlord. He graduated from Temple University (shout out to N. Philly!), where he was the VP of the student body and also the university’s youngest alumni convocation speaker in the school’s history. He’s a Techstars’…

Psst! You Already Have All the Money You Need

The greatest tool for building wealth may not actually be your career. According to 2016 GOBankingRates survey, 69% of Americans have less than $1,000 dollars in savings. The stock market has become the single greatest wealth building tool for Americans, and yet so many are unable to take advantage of this opportunity. Being able to…

Budget-Friendly Ways to Secure Urban Businesses

Security is one main core necessity for any business to thrive and perform to its full potential. Being in business is risky at times, especially in urban neighborhoods. We regularly highlight stories of professionals and entrepreneurs who are getting it done, often despite intensely difficult circumstances. Luckily, technology has been on upward flow and it…

Ep. 89 – Mario Starks founder of Soul Sense Box

http://traffic.libsyn.com/smartbrownvoices/streetforce_Mario_Starks_1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Mario Starks is a Design Technologist and Creative Consultant. He has led the development of engaging online media projects for progressive media organizations including The New York Times/T Brand Studios, Washingtonian Magazine, TV One, and the Orlando Sentinel. In 2017, Mario founded…

Create Your Own Brand and Avoid Trademark Controversies

For new entrepreneurs, encountering unforeseen legal issues could be detrimental to your company’s success. In fact, the legal ramifications for these controversies can badly damage a brand’s reputation and can be costly for business owners and investors. Fortunately, there are several ways that entrepreneurs can avoid encountering these issues. Find out the necessary steps you…