Entrepreneurs Conference Day 3: Rev. Jesse Jackson Talks New-Day Inequality
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

Day three of the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference, sponsored by Nationwide, kicked off with an early-morning one-on-one chat with civil rights icon, the Rev. Jesse Jackson. Black Enterprise CEO Earl “Butch” Graves talked with the Jackson about how he got his start in activism, his efforts in seeking inclusion in Silicon Valley and even his take on the Donald Sterling scandal.

Check out a few insights from the chat:

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Janell Hazelwood

Janell Hazelwood is associate managing editor at Black Enterprise, managing content across core areas of Money, Career, Small Business and Technology. She is also a featured blogger with My Two Cents, providing insights on branding, millennial career development, employment trends and leadership. She was previously a content producer and copy editor for Black Enterprise magazine, working across several editorial sections. The Hampton University graduate got her start in the newspaper industry, having worked for companies including The New York Times and Scripps Howard News Service. Her works and insights have appeared on The Huffington Post, MadameNoire, E!Online, Brazen Careerist, CBS News, and Arise TV.


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