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By Willie Jolley NNPA Columnist

No investors. No venture capitalists. No “Fund Me” campaigns. It was  “bootstrapping” with all the money taken from their savings account and money borrowed from the best man at their wedding. They started with little, but have built a massive entrepreneurial enterprise.

Have you been to a...

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Shawn Prez, Former Bad Boy Exec, Succeeding Solo

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Shawn Prez isn't your typical CEO. He also isn't the average business owner.

Prez got his start working to help legendary rap mogul P. Diddy build Bad Boy Entertainment Group.

Prez is now the head of his own company, Power Moves Inc., a promotions-oriented enterprise whose clients include EA...

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Since 1963, the high school completion gap has closed by 57 percentage points. There are more than triple the number of Blacks enrolled in college. And for every college graduate in 1963, there are now 5.
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