Business

When Issa Rae backs a business, this is a business worth noting. The business, in this case, is Ghetto Film School, an award-winning nonprofit. Uplifting Tomorrow’s Storytellers Ghetto Film School, or GFS, supports upcoming storytellers by uplifting, educating, and supporting their filmmaking development. It has received significant backing from big-name Hollywood stars like...
Fashion Nova is taking the beauty industry by storm with its latest launch! According to an exclusive with WWD - The fast-fashion retailer is debuting its first beauty line, called NovaBeauty, on Tuesday, launching with products in the eye and lip categories. The NovaBeauty lip collection consists of three products:...
Finding solid black-owned home goods and decor brands is not a difficult feat, but it's also not something we come across very often. From natural hair care that'll have your hair looking the best, it's ever looked, to the best sauces and spices you could ever taste— there's a list...
Black women designers
Fashion has come a long way in the past few decades, especially regarding representation. Black women designers have always existed, but they rarely received the kind of attention or accolades their vision and hard work merited. Even nowadays, knowing Black women designers is challenging unless you are actively looking for them. So,...
Tiffany Haddish
Tiffany Haddish always tells us, “She ready.” And she is. The actress has had a meteoric rise to fame that is anything but a fluke: Haddish has worked tirelessly to reach where she is. Where most people would crumble, Haddish thrives. So, how does she do this? How is she so productive every day? Monday...
Serena Williams
Serena Williams is among the all-time greatest athletes, and that’s a fact. She has made so much progress in women’s tennis and won so many titles that the sport is becoming synonymous with her name. She is also a star of many talents: she spearheaded the latest design building from Nike...
Black Woman-Owned Tax Firm
People refer to Dr. Shawanda S. Moore as The Tax Doctor for a reason: her Black woman-owned tax firm earned an impressive $1.5 million in only 3 months. Dr. Moore is the CEO and founder of Royal Financial Services. Here, she has coached her team and worked to ensure the company’s...
If you’ve been trying to keep up with the Depp vs. Heard trial (oops!), we meant the latest celeb beauty launches; you’re not alone. There’s Marsai Martin, Winnie Harlow, and Rihanna’s new Fenty Perfume, and that’s in the last five months. Almost every A-lister is launching their own beauty brand, with...
Kim Kardashian recently launched her new skincare line 'SKNN By Kim' which has been in the works for over a year now. On Instagram she wrote: I’m excited to finally introduce to you SKKN BY KIM, a rejuvenating nine-product skincare ritual that I have developed from start to finish. I’ve been...
Creating your own beauty brand is super exciting! From body butters and perfumes to lip glosses and face masks, there are so many things you get to test, perfect, and ultimately give to the people. It's truly an interesting experience, through and through.  And not only does it give you the...
Just in time for Juneteenth celebrations, Walmart lined it's shelves with it's one of a kind Juneteenth Ice Cream. According to WRAL the ice cream had a swirl of red velvet and cheesecake flavors and urged buyers to "share and celebrate African-American culture, emancipation and enduring hope." Juneteenth, or June 19,...
In an age where pretty much everything can be done online, becoming a digital nomad is no longer a wild, unattainable dream. If you don't know, a digital nomad is someone who can work from anywhere in the world because the type of work they do allows it.  No matter if...
The amount of black women entering the tech industry is growing rapidly every year. From detail-oriented data analytics to fast paced customer-facing technical roles, we're doing the work to not only find, but create spaces for ourselves within a male-dominated industry.  And with all of these brilliant, creative minds still...
Slutty Vegan
Slutty Vegan is reaching new heights. The founder and CEO, Aisha “Pinky” Cole, recently announced that she had raised over $25 million through Series A funding. In effect, this has taken the valuation of Slutty Vegan to a clean $100 million. The significant investors who helped Aisha reach this milestone are Enlightened...
Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey. Everyone knows who she is, and most of up grew up watching The Oprah Winfrey Show. And it should surprise no one that she is the wealthiest female entertainer in the world, with an eye-watering net worth of $2.8 billion. This is an astronomical feat for a woman who...