Historic transfer of power during Biden physical
While President Biden underwent a routine medical screening, he briefly transferred power to Vice President Kamala Harris, who is the first woman to temporarily hold presidential powers. Nancy Cordes shares the latest on Mr. Biden's health.news.yahoo.com
A Bistro Table Will Make the Most of Small Spaces
There’s no shortage of handmade and vintage bistro tables (or anything for that matter) from Etsy’s sprawling marketplace, but this sturdy oak option in a unique octagonal design with a sculptural twisted base is a real find. This highly reviewed bistro table from Target is a versatile option that one reviewer called “easy to put together, sturdy, and stylish.” Get it now! This handmade wood piece by Brooklyn design brand Lichen draws inspiration from postmodern elements.news.yahoo.com
Inside the life of Bill Gates' daughter Jennifer, an elite equestrian who stands to inherit 'a minuscule portion' of her father's $130 billion fortune
Bill Gates' eldest daughter, Jennifer, recently gave an interview discussing growing up enormously wealthy. Take a look inside her life.news.yahoo.com
Business guru Kevin Bloomfield honored by Junior Achievement of Southwest Virginia
ROANOKE, Va. – “I thought I was going to play college basketball,” jokes Kevin Bloomfield, sitting on a stool at the RAMP Building in downtown Roanoke, his “sometimes” office. He said he didn’t have a plan for anything beyond basketball, noting that in hindsight, he had no idea how big college basketball players really are. His path to fortune clicked one day in college, when he heard about the then-new internet browser called Netscape, going public. And within two minutes he dropped a number on me.”At first, Bloomfield declined the offer as he had several others. If you do those three things and all the other things around those three things when you have a chance to be successful,” Bloomfield said.
This entrepreneur started a lip care brand for $32 when she was 15. It’s now turning over $130,000 a year
Rose Dyson founded Pura Cosmetics when she was just 15 years old for a high school competition. At age 15, Rose Dyson created eco-friendly lip care brand Pura Cosmetics for a high school competition, in which entrants had to create a business with just £25 ($32). Indeed, six years after winning that high school competition Pura Cosmetics is now generating revenue of more than £100,000 a year. She then went on to win funding from the founders of big-name U.K. businesses. A year later, Dyson won U.K. start-up competition "The F Factor," getting another £10,000 in prize money from the co-founder of travel website Lastminute.com, Brent Hoberman.cnbc.com
Jay-Z, Pharrell to release new song about Black ambition
NEW YORK – Jay-Z and Pharrell Williams have teamed up to release a new song about Black ambition titled “Entrepreneur." “Black Twitter, what’s that? When Jack gets paid, do you?” raps Jay-Z, referring to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. “For every one Gucci, support two FUBU’s.”On the track, Williams sings: “In this position with no choice/The system imprison young Black boys/Distract with white noise." Williams told TIME the song is “about how tough it is to be an entrepreneur in our country to begin with."
Young entrepreneur runs her own business, making custom pens
Young entrepreneur runs her own business, making custom pens A young entrepreneur believes the pen is mightier than the allowance. Anna Williams, 14, is in her 5th year of business as a penmaker, and has sold more than 200 handmade pens in the last year. Lauren Lyster reports on the entrepreneur.cbsnews.com