The 6 Do's and Don'ts for Engaging in Juneteenth Conversations
As a DEI expert, I'll share my tips for engaging in meaningful conversations about Juneteenth — and damaging actions you must avoid at all costs.
Companies Aren't Talking About Black Vernacular and Dialect Bias in The Workplace. Here's Why That Needs to Change.
One of the biggest strikes against Black workers in the United States isn't always the way they look or dress, but it can often be something more subtle and ingrained: how they speak.
3 Action Items for Black Entrepreneurs This Year
A new survey provides a tactical road map for Black business owners.
These Sisters Quit Their Jobs Mid-Pandemic to Risk it All For Their Brand. Now They're Not Only Thriving, But Working to End The Cycle of Poverty in South Africa.
For Mo and Michelle Mokone, it's not only about putting out a quality product but also recognizing the humans behind it and giving them access to a quality of life they never dreamed of.
Black Business Leaders: Adopt Digital Strategies to Increase Competition
In today's tech-driven economy, Black small business owners have new digital tools that can help their businesses survive, thrive and stand out among corporate competitors. Here are three reasons Black small business leaders should meet this moment and embrace digital transformation.
This Founder Started a Wellness Brand in Her Kitchen — Now She Partners with Target and Uses Her Platform to Combat Medical Racism in the U.S.
Amid a nearly year-long journey with a chronic infection, Beatrice Dixon was caught in a perpetual cycle of "medical gaslighting" and prescriptions that were more of a quick fix than a real solution. However, after her grandmother came to her in a dream, everything changed.
How One Mom's Mission To Rebuild Her Daughter's Confidence Sparked a Revolution for The Doll Industry
Melissa Orijin noticed a gap in the toy aisle: diversity. The mother of three struggled to find dolls that had the same curls and complexion as her eldest daughter. After tirelessly searching to no avail, she set out to create them herself.
5 Qualities of Black Excellence Overlooked in the Workplace
Now is the time for conventional, white and eurocentric workplaces to finally recognize the unique qualities that come from Black culture and lift up employees who exemplify these qualities.
Free Webinar | February 23: How Black Entrepreneurs Can Achieve Success With a Profit-First Mentality
Join us for this free webinar as two-time Emmy Award winning host of the Never Settle Show, Mario Armstrong, shares how to cultivate the mindset resilience that lead him to success. Register now →
6 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month and Be a Better Ally in the Workforce Beyond February
An authentic celebration of Black heritage throughout the year can help companies foster understanding and empathy among coworkers from different backgrounds. Such a celebration also allows employees to learn more about their colleagues' experiences, which promotes a deeper sense of community and understanding. How to be a Better Ally in the Workplace During Black History Month — and Beyond.
Free Webinar | February 15: How to Build and Elevate A Black-Owned Brand
Join us for this free webinar as executive leader in public relations and brand elevation, Zakiya Larry, shares with us actionable tips to shape and grow a Black-owned brand that stands out and lasts. Register now →
'We're Going Number One': How Rap Icon Jadakiss Is Using Coffee to Build Black Generational Wealth With His Son and Father By His Side
Money, power and respect. Now, add coffee.
These Founders Couldn't Find Comic Books With Strong Black Characters, So They Created Them. Then Kevin Hart and Mark Cuban Invested $500,000 in Their Business.
Husband and wife Manuel and Geiszel Godoy are the co-founders of Black Sands Entertainment. Now, they have their eyes on an impressive IPO — but they're not losing sight of their dedication to the Black community.
This Black Founder Was Gaslit By Her Doctor During Pregnancy. The Experience Drove Her to Create a Community for Expectant Moms.
Here are three lessons Nathalie Walton has learned while building her groundbreaking app, Expectful.
Kanye West Loses Billionaire Status as Net Worth Plummets Amid Controversy
The rapper and designer owes much of his net worth to his Yeezy brand.