August 20, 2018

For a little while earlier this year, it seemed as though 87-year-old Rosie Thomas and her neighbors in the small town of Gainesville, Va., had beaten Amazon. Virginia’s largest utility, Dominion Energy Inc., had planned to run an aboveground power line straight throug...

June 22, 2018

Language and cultural barriers are familiar ground to me. As a Korean who grew up in England and then moved to the US, I’ve encountered plenty of challenges in cultural and language translation. But today I’m becoming less and less of an anomaly. Minorities will make u...

May 12, 2018

Arlan Hamilton’s firm, Backstage Capital, has already invested in 80 companies headed by a woman, person or color or member of the LBGTQ community. (Image courtesy of Black Tech Week)

A Black venture capitalist is taking it upon herself to support other “underestimated”...

January 30, 2018

Interested in becoming an entrepreneur? In a world where nine out of 10 startups fail, you'll have to learn how to become the one that succeeds.

As an entrepreneur who has successfully started multiple businesses and helps other businesses find success, there are severa...

December 15, 2017

A recent report for the University of Chicago’s GenForward project shows that Black millennials are suffering from worse financial burdens than their white and Asian counterparts because of comparatively lower rates of employment.

The survey also shows that while a...

October 14, 2017

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Google says over the next five years it will spend $1 billion on nonprofit organizations helping to raise education levels around the world and commit its employees to a million hours of volunteer work doing the same.

CEO Sundar Pichai announced the go...

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