Before the year ends, we have to highlight a few boss women who have made 2018 an unforgettable year for everyday people who needed a helping hand. That’s right, we have had our eyes on these business owners and entrepreneurs who have committed random and generous acts of kindness!
Black Enterprise President and CEO Earl “Butch” Graves Jr. and TDJ Enterprises CEO T.D. Jakes announced a partnership between the two prominent black-owned media and event companies, to present its inaugural SOAR! Empowerment Series of events which will kick off in Los Angeles on Feb. 9, 2019.
If you want to find companies that back up their diversity talk, look no further than the 2018 Black Enterprise 50 Best Companies for Diversity list.
Madysen Explains: The Importance Of Buying Black
Little Madysen gets real about buying black products from black-owned businesses.
With TV One launching a new network, CLEO TV, Michelle Rice, General Manager of TV One, sits down with Black Enterprise ...
There’s more to rapper D1 than his songs. He is a former teacher who has great advice about financing college.
Too much debt is the biggest threat to financial wellness. Financial motivator Ash “Cash” Exantus, Co-Founder and CE...
The family behind Harlem Haberdashery, the legendary New York City boutique known for its custom designs and hip-hop col...
Learn why having a spending plan—also known as a budget—is key to financial wellness and enables you to confidently ...
With over 2 million followers on Instagram, Rapper, Model and Actor Don Benjamin, explains what it's really like to beco...
Food and Lifestyle Blogger, Megan Hysaw, discusses how she executes her passion for the arts as a food stylist. Powered...
Model and Actor, Keith Carlos, discusses how he broke into the industry after overcoming extreme adversity. Powered by M...
Ilham Askia, Executive Director of Gideon's Promise, shares how she and her husband, Jonathan Rapping, launched the nonp...
25 black women who are changing the world
Much has been written about 2018 being the year of the woman. Excuse us if we don’t get too excited. The extraordinary accomplishments of black women aren’t new. We didn’t arrive on the scene just now, and in 2019 we’re not going to fade back into the woodwork. Here are 25 black women who are changing the world.
Jesse Williams Addresses America at the BET Awards
Grey’s Anatomy actor and social activist Jesse Williams prophetically addressed America during his awards speech at the 16th annual BET Awards on June 26, at the Microsoft Theatre at L.A. Live. Presented with the Humanitarian Award by BET Chairman/CEO Debra Lee. Check out all of the latest content focused on the issues and topics important to black men.
Morgan State Awarded $750K in STEM Grant Funding
Morgan State University, a historically black college in Baltimore, has announced the award of a three-year $750,000 grant from Intel Corp. The grant is part of the Intel HBCU Grant program announced last month, which is part of the tech giant’s Diversity in Technology Initiative which began in January 2015. Be sure and catch up on all of the latest BE Smart content.
When this entrepreneur met Artelia “Tilly” Shegog, the 10-year-old CEO of Boss Baby Enterprises, it changed her entire life as an entrepreneur by reminding her what was necessary to be successful.
Career ownership is an investment, just like home ownership. Adopting the concept of career ownership will give you confidence, freedom and joy in knowing that you determine your career success.
CEO Kobi Wu shares how VisuWall is transforming vacant storefronts, and how everyone can invest in the business through equity crowdfunding
From early 401(k) plan withdrawals to not actively investing in stocks because it’s for “old white people,” studies show Millennials rank near or at the bottom when it comes to financial savvy. Here are the top three Millennials’ money mistakes.
From 2007 to 2012, black-owned businesses in the US grew by 34% to 1.2 million, clearly demonstrating the trajectory of African American entrepreneurship. To keep that momentum going into the new year, here are four best business software tools for 2019.