Smart tips for MBEs

The art of networking If you’re a successful business owner, you know all too well that networking comes with the territory. While you may not enjoy engaging in conversations with strangers, there’s Read More


CEO Academy: Lessons in Cybersecurity

Cyberattacks on big-name companies may generate the headlines, but small businesses are just as likely to be a target as larger ones, according to Erica Elam, an expert instructor on cybersecurity, Read More

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MBE spotlight: Décor Interior Design

Diversification yields positive results  In the 20 years that Ronda Jackson has been an entrepreneur, she has made two major changes in her business strategy at Décor Interior Design, a Los Read More

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SOTY nominees are in!

The minority business enterprise (MBE) nominees for SCMSDC’s prestigious Supplier of the Year (SOTY) awards are in! The following 57 MBEs will be honored on Day 2 of the Gateway Conference, March Read More


Smart tips for MBEs

Get productive in 2017 Since we can’t add more hours in the day, the next best thing is to get more productive. Here are a few tips to squeeze in more into your already packed schedule: Stay Read More


MBE spotlight: Network Solutions Provider

Unique IT approach leads to rapid growth Less than 10 years after it was founded, Network Solutions Provider (NSP) has already made its fourth appearance on Los Angeles Business Journal’s “100 Read More

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What’s happening in 2017

Mark your calendars for the following events this year: Gateway Conference, Pacific Palms Resort, City of Industry -- March 14-15. This new conference is designed to increase networking and Read More