Business

The Light We Carry
After releasing her bestselling memoir, "Becoming," Michelle Obama is set to release another book: "The Light We Carry." What is "The Light We Carry" About? "The Light We Carry" will come out on November 15th in digital and print formats. The 336-page book focuses on the former First Lady's stories and reflections...
Social media, and the internet as a whole, has completely revolutionized every aspect of our daily lives. From being able to shop the trendiest looks with just one click, to know what our favorite celebrities are thinking every second of every day, social platforms have definitely increased our sense...
Chick-Fil-A
Five years ago, Amber Thomas was just a Chick-Fil-A intern. But now, she owns her own restaurant franchise. And to make things more interesting, Thomas has now become the only Black owner of a Chick-Fil-A restaurant in Spring Valley, California, a San Diego suburb. She Didn't Initially Expect It Five years ago, Thomas...
Moving forward in your career can be difficult to accomplish. Oftentimes, it requires us to further invest in months or years of additional education, extracurricular career projects and activities, and even offering free services just to get some experience under our belts.  Again, it's a big task to take on. And unfortunately,...
We have been enjoying the '5 Things' trend on TIKTOK where people are saying 5 things they would never do in their professions. For example - 5 things you would never do as a dentist, 5 things you would never do as an HR recruiter, and many more. We came across...
Tonique Clay
Tonique Clay has debuted the country's biggest Black woman-owned seafood restaurant franchise! Krab Queenz is Tonique Clay's creation and has already made history. Launching and Helping Communities Krab Queenz’s new 11,000-square-foot restaurant had its grand opening in Harlem, New York. Initially based in Louisiana, the franchise is becoming a quick favorite among seafood...
White House aide
Being a White House aide is an honor for most people.  But being a Black White House aide is a scarce opportunity.  Lola Tomorrow knew this, and instead of getting full of herself, she used her unique opportunity to help Black women around the country.  She is the Real Deal Lola Tomorrow has...
Mellody Hobson
Mellody Hobson has joined an elite group of Black women who own football clubs. With help from an ownership group, the Walton-Penner Group, the executive put a successful bid to buy the Denver Broncos. How It Happened According to ESPN, Mellody Hobson's ownership group consists of big shots like Walmart heir Rob...
Rachel Jackson
Rachel Jackson is a woman on a mission. She works as YouTube Music’s Artist Partnerships Team’s artist relationships manager. And she is using her position to offer a platform for upcoming stars. A Humble but Passion-Driven Start Jackson’s journey began when she was still at a tender age. She started out as a ballerina...
Buy From a Black Woman
Tracee Ellis Ross is here to reaffirm what we all know: that Black women are pioneers of creativity, innovation, drive, power, and ability. This is true when it comes to entrepreneurship. Ellis Ross recently became the ambassador of the joint initiative between H&M and Buy From A Black Woman. Now in its...
Aisha Cole
Aisha Cole knows how to run a business. So, it should be no surprise that she is using her knowledge, resources, and experience to mentor entrepreneurs to find their own success.  The Slutty Vegan CEO recently met Clark Atlanta University’s 2022 graduating class and awarded all of them with LLCs (Limited...
Whether you’re looking for the best pride gift for your fabulous BFF or genderqueer partner, or just a fresh, gender-inclusive LGBTQ+-owned fit for yourself (because you deserve some spoils too), we’ve found some pretty adorbs picks that truly fit the bill. Additionally, most of the LBGTQ+-owned brands below stand for...
Local Green
Robyn Wallace and her husband, Zak Wallace, are a Black couple making history. They own Local Green, the first Black-owned food truck located at Walt Disney World. A Health-Conscious Business The husband-and-wife duo initially started the restaurant to live a more health-conscious life and share it with others. Because of health issues, they...
By now you have probably seen the viral video of a Burger King employee who received a trifling party favor bag for 27 loyal years of service to the company. 54 yr old Kevin Ford works as a cook/cashier at the Burger King at Las Vegas airport and as he...
This is simply a case of principle, knowing what you are worth and creating an opportunity for real change! Former Tesla employee Owen Diaz, sued Tesla in 2017 and won a sum of $137 Mill. That amount was later slashed by the judge to 15 mill which was rejected...