Diddy On Shortage of Black CEOs and Why ‘Black Panther’ Was a ‘Cruel Experiment’

Diddy On Shortage of Black CEOs and Why ‘Black Panther’ Was a ‘Cruel Experiment’

by Jessica Bennett   Jul 11, 2018

Sean “Diddy” Combs is speaking his mind in a new interview where he addresses the shortage of Black CEOs at high-level companies while the... Read More

Free ebook Highlights 45 Young African-American Leaders

Free ebook Highlights 45 Young African-American Leaders

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 21, 2018

Last week, the Beyond Ideas Group released a fee e-book that highlights 45 young Black leaders in the fields of business, entertainment, policy, technology... Read More

This Entrepreneur Just Landed Close to $2M for His Business

This Entrepreneur Just Landed Close to $2M for His Business

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 30, 2018

The founder of Upsie, a platform designed to make purchasing and storing product warranties easy and affordable, just closed a seed round of funding... Read More

The Pink Pump Is Driving Sales With Their Fashion Mobile

The Pink Pump Is Driving Sales With Their Fashion Mobile

by Melissa Henderson   Jun 29, 2017

The Pink Pump mobile truck has figured out the secret to bringing pocketbooks and pumps to all in Detroit. After a very successful year,... Read More

Black Economy

Growing the Black Economy by Moving to the Middle

by Glenn Jeffers   May 03, 2017

One positive that emerged from the 2007–2008 credit crisis—and its subsequent recession—was a spark in entrepreneurship. Nearly one of every 10 U.S. companies operating... Read More

black business

Meet the Chicago Woman Behind Brown Sugar Bakery

by Andrea V. Watson   Feb 10, 2017

EBONY recently launched a new multimedia series called “In Our Cities.” This series will combat the negative images the mainstream media highlights in African... Read More

[App Addict] Black-Owned Ride-Sharing App Moovn is the Perfect Alternative to Uber

[App Addict] Black-Owned Ride-Sharing App Moovn is the Perfect Alternative to Uber

by ELIZABETH AGUIRRE   Jan 31, 2017

Moovn, founded by Godwin Gabriel, is about to become a major competitor with Uber and Lyft, not just in America, but across the globe.... Read More

entrepreneurship

Getting Smart About Entrepreneurship: Investing in the Family Biz

by S. Tia Brown   Dec 23, 2016

Being a successful entrepreneur isn’t always about what’s in your genes but what’s in the pockets of your jeans. Bank accounts, credit cards and... Read More

Entrepreneurs: Learn How to Raise (and Balance!) Money for Your Business

Entrepreneurs: Learn How to Raise (and Balance!) Money for Your Business

by Black Enterprise   May 01, 2012

Want to learn how to raise capital for your business? Are you in the red and trying to figure out how to bring your business back... Read More

Marion Barry: Asians, Dirty Shops “Ought to Go”

Marion Barry: Asians, Dirty Shops “Ought to Go”

by #teamEBONY   Apr 06, 2012

Look, there are some people who are clearly immobile in the politics game. One of the most unrelenting and stationary figures of our time... Read More