A few years ago, a high school teacher from the suburbs of Philadelphia had his novel turned into a movie.
To date, the movie based on his book has grossed $236,412,453.
And the cherry on top... the film was nominated for an Academy Award! ...
Posted Friday, November 24th 2017 at 4:56PM
Courtesy of WCCO Minnesota
After a night of tallying the votes, and with 100 percent of precincts reporting, St. Paul has elected its first African-American mayor.
Former City Council Member Melvin Carter, an alum of Florida A&M University, will be the mayor of Minnesota’s capital city after r ...
Posted Wednesday, November 8th 2017 at 7:08PM
Over the years Tyler Perry has become a household name what with his films, plays, television shows, and his iconic character Medea. Through hard work and perseverance he has risen to an unequivocal level of success having started his work in the entertainment industry with a play that garnered almo ...
Posted Friday, November 3rd 2017 at 5:39PM
Lutonya M Lang & IndustryBuzzZ.com Media Presents:
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Posted Thursday, July 27th 2017 at 1:29PM
Want to be interviewed on top TV shows like CNN, 48 Hours, ABC's The View, Fox News and the Today Show?
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Posted Monday, July 17th 2017 at 8:12PM
It's time to get paid!
I may not be a mind reader but I am certain your goal wasn’t to start a business or write a book generates revenue and profit, every now and then.
Was it? I think I know the answer. No.
The fact that you’re reading th ...
Posted Saturday, June 3rd 2017 at 6:13PM
AdFellows Program - HBCUConnect.com has teamed up with several companies to provide this excellent 8-month fellowship opportunity for college graduates, alumni, and those looking to make a career change to the marketing industry!
The AdFellows program is your chance to start a career in ...
Posted Friday, April 28th 2017 at 9:00PM
Can you answer a big, fat “YES” to any of these questions?
1) You’ve published a book (self-published or through a major publisher) but aren’t making enough sales?
2) You’re currently writing your book (or maybe have the manuscript done) b ...
Posted Saturday, April 22nd 2017 at 4:53PM
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Posted Saturday, March 4th 2017 at 5:05PM
The Auburn Avenue Research Library, in collaboration with Hammonds House Museum and Take on the Arts, hosts The Highwaymen: Legacy of a Landscape. This exhibition honors the artistic contribution and historical relevance of The Highwaymen an innovative ensemble of self-taught African American landsc ...
Posted Tuesday, January 31st 2017 at 8:20PM
Courtesy of DiversityInc.com
Published December 15, 2016
By Sheryl Estrada of DiversityInc.com
An analysis of hair and beauty products marketed to Black women found that approximately 1,177 products contain more potentially harmful ingredients than products promoted to the general public.
Posted Thursday, December 15th 2016 at 11:49AM
Are you actively promoting your books (and ebooks) to libraries?
If not, you're missing a prime opportunity.
Libraries are the biggest untapped source of ongoing revenue for authors (both unknown and established).
In fact, did you know you ...
Posted Tuesday, December 6th 2016 at 1:24PM
Join Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he looks at the last 50 years of African-American history — from Dr. King to President Obama, from James Brown to Beyoncé — charting the remarkable progress made and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise. Watch the Mini-Series Event Tuesday November 22 at 8/7c only on PBS. Click to learn more.
Posted Monday, November 21st 2016 at 8:11PM
Join Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he looks at the last 50 years of African-American history - from Dr. King to President Obama, from James Brown to Beyoncé - charting the remarkable progress made and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise.
Posted Friday, November 11th 2016 at 7:59PM
Join Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he looks at the last 50 years of African-American history — from Dr. King to President Obama, from James Brown to Beyoncé — charting the remarkable progress made and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain in Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise. Watch the Mini-Series Event Tuesday November 15 & 22 at 8/7c only on PBS. Click to learn more.
Posted Friday, November 4th 2016 at 7:34PM
White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities presents the 2016 HBCU National Conference, Oct. 24-25, 2016 - Live STREAM!
Watch the live stream of the 2016 HBCU National Conference during HBCU Week courtesy of NASA's Digit ...
Posted Monday, October 24th 2016 at 1:26PM
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Posted Saturday, October 15th 2016 at 10:51AM
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Posted Saturday, October 15th 2016 at 10:48AM
Student loan debt and managing repayment after graduation is a major burden for many new college graduates and professionals already in their careers. It is a topic of national concern and impacts career choices, college completion rates, family economic health and America’s global competitiveness. ...
Posted Friday, September 30th 2016 at 2:41PM