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Saturday Open Thread | Black Child Prodigies Week | Jaylen Bledsoe

Happy Saturday, Everyone. More Black child prodigies. Today we feature Jaylen Bledsoe. Jaylen Bledsoe Jaylen Bledsoe, 15, of Hazelwood, Mo., is a rare breed of high school sophomore. He started his own tech company, Bledsoe Technologies, which specializes in Web … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Black Child Prodigies Week |Maya Penn

Happy Friday, Everyone! Hope you’re enjoying the weekend with family and friends. Today, we give you Ms. Maya Penn. Maya Penn’s small business-success story has appeared in Forbes, Black Enterprise, Ebony, Huffington Post, Rebook and Atlanta’s Fox 5 News. Now … Continue reading

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Videos | Cory Nieves 10 Year Old Entrepenuer | Mr. Cory’s Cookies!

Thank you SG2 and Rikyrah for the video and the hat tip! Check out mrcoryscookies.com for the 411 on Mr. Corys Cookies! VIOREL FLORESCU /STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER This boy is too cute for words. SMART Meet Cory Nieves, the 10 year … Continue reading

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