3 Ways To Insult Black Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship is tough and believe it or not, you have the ability to make it that much harder. Daily, business owners experience a range of negative emotions linked to setbacks in business, unpleasant encounters with customers and yes, even insults. Black entrepreneurs, especially, put up with a number of insults daily from people; many aren’t […]

This Is The Fastest Way To Kill A Black Business

Black people have to live by a different set of rules — interacting with police is a fine example. There are just some things that others can get away with that Black people can’t. The same is true in business and Black entrepreneurs must accept that reality. They must be better than everyone else and […]

23-Year-Old Marketing Pro Creates Ultimate Tool For Social Media Bios

You only have a few moments to communicate to potential customers online — no one is going to scroll endlessly through the websites on your bio link. Linktree can’t adequately get across everything you are and all that you do. Now there is a dynamic solution that allows you to showcase your brand in dynamic […]

Black Businesses In DC Can Be Found In One New Location

DC is the most gentrified city in the country. The benefits of that development, however, have been slow to reach east of the Anacostia River, home to the city’s 7th and 8th Wards. Mary Blackford knew that she and her neighbors had to either travel to other parts of the city for retail and food […]

24-Year-Old Black Woman Started Selling Fish Plates, Now Farms 500 Acres

“White people owned the land and Black people only worked in their gardens or fields.” That’s what Njabulo Mbokane once thought about agriculture but not anymore. Njabulo knew that her family couldn’t afford to send her to college so she had to find another way. She started out selling fish and chips on the corner […]

This City Is Helping Black Businesses Move Downtown With Grant Funding

Photo: Reddit User u/laser979 Mosby Popcorn is a Black owned gourmet popcorn shop owned by husband-and-wife team Brian and Shayvea Mosby. Located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the store offers more than 125 flavors of popcorn, with more than 50 rotating flavors on display at any given time. The Mosbys also sell ice cream and various […]

Black Woman Opens Hip Hop Spin Cycle Studio

New York City has an abundance of fitness classes but Briana Owens couldn’t quite find a home. She spent five years going to different spin classes across the city and as an avid cyclist, was still unable to find an experience that was by and for women who looked like her. There was a void […]

Black Woman Creates A LinkedIn For Black Professionals

Photo: Accenture UK Move over LinkedIn, now there’s a professional networking platform just for people like you! Black Young Professionals (BYP) is an app-based community that is connecting Black professionals and students with each other and corporations. The app has been downloaded in 65 countries and the BYP network has a reach in the tens […]

This Black Consultant Can Help You Launch Any Business

You know that your business idea is a good one and if you can just launch it, game over. All the thought you’ve put into your idea, however, won’t mean anything if you can’t get it off the ground. Frankly, you might need some help. How do you go about creating that product? What are […]

Black Owned Coffee Company Is Expanding To Los Angeles

Red Bay Coffee Roasters is a black-owned, Oakland-based coffee company with four locations. They also happen to be Facebook’s main coffee supplier at the company’s Menlo Park headquarters. The company’s founder, Keba Konte, recently unveiled a new headquarters in the Fruitvale neighborhood, where he originally started the company out of his home. Red Bay is […]