Entrepreneur Magazine just recently posted their list of Franchises for under 50K catergorized by industry. Take a look HERE.
John Johnson was the first African-American to appear on the Forbes 400 list, having amassed immense wealth from his successful magazine, EBONY. Johnson succeeded as an African-American entrepreneur during the 1940’s, thus his story is worth sharing and most remarkable. Johnson came from a very poor family but his leadership skills were exemplified early on, […]
The fate of Borders Bookstore will be determined this Sunday, July 17th (the deadline for them to either find a new buyer or face liquidation). With this being the case I wanted to illustrate the rise and fall of this brand name and found this great article located HERE. Additional information below:
Interesting look inside the business of celebrity tutors in Hong Kong. Tutorial skills are big business in Hong Kong and Richard Eng has managed to make a name (and substantial business for himself). CNN video below. More on Hong Kong’s unique thriving business HERE from the Wall Street Journal
A stock I have been following for a while, simply because of the HUGE dividend (32%) is YPF, the large Argentinean energy company. YPF has a very interesting back story, as the government of Argentina recently took over the company. The Argentinean government is basically demanding YPF to use its earnings to develop the country […]
The below link has a huge list with some of the highest dividend yielding quality stocks. This is a perfect tool for all the cash flow kings out there seeking these kinds of investments. I personally own list maker ANH which has a yield of 13.3%. It’s most interesting to see stocks one wouldn’t expect […]
Having watched the documentary film INSIDE JOB over the weekend it was interesting to stumble upon this video from CNBC. The video below details Goldman’s history and rise in becoming the premiere investment bank on Wall Street. However, it later becomes fairly biased (and redundant in regards to the financial meltdown), but there are some […]
A great series on China’s Rise on Hulu, video/link below. Watch Episode 5,2, and 1 (in that order). http://www.hulu.com/china-rises Episode 5 below follows 3 British entrepreneurs making their millions in China. They experience immense opportunity, unique challenges, and obscure environments. Also interesting to see entire cities dedicated to one product like zippers, underwear, or faucet […]