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Jessica Alba is now a billion dollar businesswoman as the CEO of The Honest Co., and Forbes is taking notice. Always admired for her stunning looks, Jessica wants to be taken seriously as a successful entrepreneur. And how could we not? As the cover star of the latest issue of Forbes magazine, Jessica opens up about […]

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In an announcement Tuesday, Verizon Communications said it would acquire AOL for $4.4 billion cash, the New York Times reports. AOL, considered at one point to be a media juggernaut, bought Time Warner for $165 billion 15 years ago. Now, the largest mobile phone operator will acquire the “king of media” for a fraction of the price. […]

Kylie Jenner is all about her business. So much so, that she doesn’t want anyone else making money off her name. The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star who is not a Kardashian recently filed for a trademark on her name Kylie. TMZ reports the trademark is for “entertainment in the nature of providing information by […]

Women all over the world have broken away from the usual 9-5 and have built many successful businesses. Now it’s your turn to transform that brilliant idea into a moneymaking business. It is not easy, nor does it happen overnight; but with the right tools, you can accomplish more than you’ve probably ever imagined. Check […]

Jay Z doesn’t just talk the talk, he walks the walk too. After numerous rap bars about planking on a million and money not being a “thang,” the Roc Nation head honcho is making yet another stellar move in his career, reportedly bidding on a music streaming service. NY Daily News reports: Project Panther Bidco, […]

After going with Jay Z when Dame and Hova decided to stop doing business together, Kanye is now returning to the man who signed him first. Dame Dash and Kanye West have decided to partner up – regardless of their previous opinions of one another – and form a Dreamworks-type company that will produce movies. The entrepreneur posted a picture on Instagram outlining […]

Businessman, CEO of FUBU, and star of the hit show Shark Tank, Daymond John, sat down with BlogXilla at the 11th Annual Hennessy Privilege Awards held in New York at the beautiful Guastavino’s event space. The Hennessy Privilège Awards are considered Hennessy’s most prestigious honor. The top liquor brand honors those individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to […]

Just days before a Ferguson, Mo. grand jury elected not to indict a white police officer for shooting, killing, and leaving the body of an unarmed black teenager in the street for four hours, business owners along the now infamous West Florissant — a strip of road perpendicular to the street Michael Brown Jr. was killed […]

It’s tradition. Every September 11th, various brands come to social media sites like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram to push their product by doing some kind of #Remember911 or #NeverForget post. It’s a scummy practice, one that never comes off as popular. And yet, here we are, AGAIN…another year of this practice. This year, there were a […]

The travesty of all travesties has come to pass. On Monday, Crumbs Bake Shop told employees that they would be closing all shops by the end of the day. In June, NASDAQ stopped trading Crumbs stock because the company failed to meet the minimum stockholders equity requirement of $2.5 million, according to The New York Times. Once the world’s largest […]

Basketball Wives: L.A. star Brittish Williams is new to the reality TV scene, but behind-the-scenes, she may be in more trouble than anyone would’ve guessed. The fiancé to overseas basketball star Lorenzo Gordon has reportedly had a lien placed against her property, as she owes $1,816.84 on her house in Missouri. Not to mention, her […]