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Forbes: Kanban for Customers: How to Increase Transparency in Your Business


Huffington Post: 12 Steps to Break Into Public Speaking and Build Your Brand


US News & World Report: 3 Numbers to Closely Watch 


US News & World Report: 4 Steps to Ease Your Way Into Entrepreneurship


Portfolio.com: Lawrence Watkins on the Dangers of Pay-Per-Click Marketing


US News & World Report: 5 Steps to Maximize Your Startup Marketing Budget


The Grio: Three-time Olympic athlete and Bank of American exec embodies business lessons of persistence and faith


The Grio: 5 Olympic traits we can apply to achieve success


The Grio: Black businesses and customer service: Our critical success factor


Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs of the Week: Tre Baker and Lawrence Watkins, Ujamaa Deals


The Next Web: How Does the New Experience Economy Affect Your Business?


Mashable: 10 Apps to Keep Your Business Organized


The Next Web: 12 Companies With Online Solutions for Big Offline Problems


Under 30 CEO: 15 Tips for Entrepreneurs to Land their First Big Client


Founder of Great Black Speakers, Lawrence Watkins, Receives Empact 100 Award at The White House


Ezra Magazine Cover Story: Nurturing Big Ideas at Cornell University


Lawrence Watkins’ Articles Written for The Huffington Post


Co-founders Lawrence Watkins & Tre Baker win $10,000 grant from 100 Urban Entrepreneurs


 100 Urban Entrepreneurs Blog


 Mixergy Interview: Great Black Speakers – Building Fame One Phone Call at a Time


Tech.li: The Must Have Gadgets of Young Entrepreneurs 


Small Biz Trends: 12 Tips to Stay Out of Spam Filters, Run a Successful Email Marketing Campaign


Business Insider: 14 Tips to Help Startups Keep High Potential Talent Growing and Happy 


Clutch Magazine’s Black Men to Watch


 The Fresh Xpress – Black History is Made Every Day 


 Loop 21: Ujamaa Deals Wants to be the Black Version of Groupon and Decrease the Wealth Gap


LifeHack: 14 Ways to Conquer Your Company’s Overflowing Inbox


Cornell Enterprise Online: Seeing a Passion Pays Off


Venture Beat: 15 Tips to Get the Most Out of an Accelerator or an Incubator Program


Business 2 Community: 11 Must Have Tools to Manage Online Leads


Payscale: 13 Sources for Practical Business Advice


The Agency Post: 13 Tips For Pitching a Media Outlet on an Entrepreneurial Venture


Forget Micromanagement: 12 Team Techniques that Work