Equity

Ask a Startup Lawyer: How Should You Manage Co-Founder Equity?

One lawyer explains when and how to formalize equity splits between founders.

Mital Makadia

20 Brands That Are Actually Making Progress on their Commitments to Serving the Black Community

Let's take a moment to acknowledge and learn from brands that are taking the steps to authentically serve the Black community. Here are 20 brands I'm watching.

Mita Mallick

This Company Realized Their 401(k) Match Only Helped the Highest Salaried Employees, So They Killed It. Here's What Happened.

Looking to improve the lives of their employees at all levels, Bay Area-based Heath Ceramics tried an experiment in more equitable benefits.

6 Ways You Can Support Black Businesses Long-Term

Want to see lasting diversity and equality in your entrepreneurial community? Here are some ways to put your time, money, leadership and know-how to work on evening the playing field for minority-owned businesses.

Frances Dodds

How Better Workplace Data Can Help Women Regain Ground Lost In 2020

Measuring inclusion can help prevent recent gender equity setbacks from becoming permanent.

Ryan Wong

How Brands Can Go From Performative Allyship to Actual Allies

When you "talk the talk" without "walking the walk" you're inviting others to hold you accountable.

Nika White

4 Ways DEI Can Help Manage Business Risk

DEI isn't a nice-to-have anymore. Not having it is setting up your company for failure.

Nika White

Are You the DEI Consultant Your Industry Needs?

There's a big market opportunity for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion businesses with expertise in a particular industry.

Nika White