Black History Month

This Theoretical Physicist Boldly Goes Where Few Black Women Have Gone Before

In her new book, Harvard-educated Professor Chanda Prescod-Weinstein shares her vision of the cosmos and breaks down the sexism and racism inherent in science.

S.C. Stuart

Apple Announces an Entrepreneur Camp for Black Founders and Developers

The program is part of Apple's $100 million Racial Equity and Justice Initiative.

Kris Holt

How Can You Truly Make a Difference for Black History Month?

In the past, Black History Month celebrations have often focused on historical highlight reels. But discrimination in society or the workplace is not a thing of the past, so here are six strategies to have a real impact on the future of your Black employees.

Mandy Price

The Black Female Funding Gap and Those Who Are Changing the Tide

While we're still lightyears away from where we need to be for true equality, there are venture capitalists and founders alike who are truly changing the tide.

Video: Father and Son Create Business Legacy Together

Family run extermination business exemplifies how to create generational wealth through entrepreneurship. 

Kanika Tolver

Why Are Venture Capitalists Still Funding Mostly White, Male Entrepreneurs?

A virtual roundtable discussion with three architects behind the recent, revealing "Diversity in U.S. Startups" report.

Kenny Herzog

Maggie Lena Walker Made History as the First Woman To Own a Bank in the United States

On top of that, she was a Black woman. The St. Luke Penny Savings Bank became a catalyst for economic advancement in the Black community.

Black Women Entrepreneurs, Not Banks, Helped Me Keep My Company Going During the Pandemic

The wisdom of pioneers like Madam C.J. Walker serve as a blueprint for how fellow small-business owners can be the key to your success.

Hiring Formerly Incarcerated Employees Helps Your Bottom Line

Reintegrating the formerly incarcerated into society isn't just right. It's good for the economy, too.

Damien Dwin

3 Ways to Support Minority-Owned Businesses

From #BuyBlack and #BankBlack to supplier diversity initiatives, here's how you can get involved and support minority-owned businesses.

Gregg Bishop

From 25 Cents to $25,000 and Beyond: How 15 African-American Entrepreneurs Funded Their Businesses

It's Black History Month. Here are 15 African-American founders who turned small investments into big businesses.