Author Archives: Ann Brown

One Night Only! Nas’ ‘Illmatic’ Doc To Screen Nationwide On Oct. 2

The doc will be accompanied by a ‘Time Is Illmatic’ tour, with select dates.

How Offering Suggestions To A Company Can Help You Get A Job

See room for a company to improve? Speak up and maybe you will get a new job.

VH1 Comes Out On Top For The Summer Due To Ratings Success Of Its Black Reality Shows

VH1’s Black reality shows made it the most watched cable network this summer.

Russell Simmons’ New ‘All Def Digital’ Cross-Platform Entertainment Network Raises $5M

Kimora is involved too!

Liar, Liar…. Resume Fibs Are On The Rise

One in three hiring managers said resume lying has grown since the recession.

National Health Crisis: More Americans Afflicted With Diabetes

Nearly half of American adults have either pre-diabetes or diabetes.

He’s Mr. Nice Tie: NBA’s Chris Bosh Debuts A Line Of Neckties

Items from the line have been worn by Swaggy P, Rachel Johnson and Tyson Chandler’s wife.

Urban Outfitters’ Kent State Sweatshirt Sets Off Twitter Outrage

The item, which sold originally for $129, has already hit eBay. The starting bid is $550.

Facebook Reaches 100 Million (Mostly Mobile) Users In Africa

The social media giant now has 100 million active users in Africa, and 80 percent of those are via mobile.

Black Lawyers Organization Has A Plan To Tackle Police Brutality Across The Nation

More importantly, the NBA says it will present its research to the attorney general’s office.