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Black Girls CODE And Lyft Team Up To Increase Racial Representation In STEM — News One

After refusing to accept a $125,000 grant from Uber due to the company’s lack of racial diversity and sexual assault allegations, the non-profit organization Black Girls CODE has teamed up with rival ride-sharing app Lyft in an effort to expose more young women of color to career paths in tech, Black Enterprise reported. . @lyft…

via Black Girls CODE And Lyft Team Up To Increase Racial Representation In STEM — News One

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Here’s How The NRA Supported The Parkland School Shooter — 93.1 WZAK

The gun group helped to create the shooter. On Wednesday, Nikolas Cruz shot and killed 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida. Many people are looking for answers, especially when it comes to the despicable gun control laws in this country. It’s easier to buy a weapon of war in Florida than it is for a…

via Here’s How The NRA Supported The Parkland School Shooter — 93.1 WZAK

Jury Awards $37M To Family Of Korryn Gaines For Shooting Her And Her Son — 93.1 WZAK

She was shot and killed by police in her home. On August 1, 2016, Baltimore police broke into the apartment of 23-year-old Korryn Gaines to serve her a warrant for traffic violations. Police claimed Gaines had a pistol and after an hours-long standoff they shot and killed Gaines and injured her six-year-old son. Police also claimed Gaines was pointing a…

via Jury Awards $37M To Family Of Korryn Gaines For Shooting Her And Her Son — 93.1 WZAK

Forbes Entrepreneurs

In 1999, Bluemercury started as an e-commerce only company but soon discovered we were too early to the Internet. Sometimes “early” means you failed, but that’s ok. We pivoted to a store strategy, began to expand rapidly and built an iconic luxury brand.

via 8 Startup Tips For Aspiring Beauty Entrepreneurs — Forbes – Entrepreneurs

Papa John’s Issues An Apology After Blaming National Anthem Protests On Low Sales — The Rickey Smiley Morning Show

Papa John’s recently caught some backlash after they blamed low pizza sales on the NFL anthem protests.

via Papa John’s Issues An Apology After Blaming National Anthem Protests On Low Sales — The Rickey Smiley Morning Show

Follow your dreams into reality

Want inspiration to quit your day job and follow your dreams? These six entrepreneurs and creatives have followed their passions to build successful businesses. Here, they share their stories and offer advice to other aspiring founders.

via These Six Founders Are Making A Living Out Of Pursuing Their Passions — Forbes – Entrepreneurs