Is your representative in Washington a KKK member?

Stephen Joseph "Steve" Scalise is the House representative for the state of Louisiana. He has been apart of the Law making body since 2008. It was reported by Louisiana blogger Lamar White, Jr. that in 2002 Scalise associated with former KKK leader David Duke and gave a speech to a white supremacist group.

The 5 (or 6) P’s of Business Development

When I was in college, I had a friend/colleague/mentor who was well known for his high level of confidence that many people read as arrogance. He had a few go-to words and sayings that he used frequently, which I assumed he used to encourage us to think outside of our vocabulary comfort zones. Many of these words and sayings I carry with me to this day, and if mentioned in the right circles, those within earshot will nod knowingly.

Social Media is Rented Space

While it’s an affordable way to promote your business, social media is not YOUR space.

The internet played an integral role in leveling the playing field for small business owners. No longer did business owners need a brick and mortar building with overwhelming expenses and liabilities in order to be successful. The advent of social media platforms pushed the envelope even further.

Collaboration is Greater than Competition

A strong professional relationship can accelerate your business.

If you’re not familiar with the term “complimentary businesses,” this is the perfect time to do some research. A complimentary business is one that doesn’t offer the same products and services as your business, but it offers things that are related to your business and that may be of use to your customers.

How SBO Helps Your SEO

The Support Black Owned business directory isn’t just another list of Black-owned businesses. In addition to being a resource for people specifically looking for Black businesses, we work hard to provide a service that is beneficial for your business. Our goal is to help people find you. To that end, we want to share some helpful SEO tips and show you how SBO can help.

Real Talk About the Buy Black Movement

Sometimes the stars perfectly align and a plan just seems to fall into place. That’s what seems to be happening right now, across this country. You may not see it that way, but as a Black business owner and visionary, you should.

How to Conduct a Business Name Search

The first step to conducting a name search is to create the perfect name. (See article “How to Create the Perfect Business Name”). To conduct a proper name search you want at least three names to choose from, in case your first choice is not available. Once you have a few strong business names, it’s time to get started. The next, and simplest step to take when conducting a name search is to Google it.

Obama Did Not Fail Black People

In 2008 America saw the development of a historical event. For the first time in American history there is a black presidential candidate for one of the two major political parties. Black people felt that they would have someone leading the country which may represent them.

Who’s Pulling the Trigger ?

Living in America  nearly every citizen has feelings and opinions about gun control being guided by  world events , mass media,  society, our schools, and politics. The argument about gun control involves a lot of propaganda and statistics which has been misleading.  Will this matter ever be resolved?

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