Can I be honest real quick? I’m sick and tired of society holding managers and other leaders in the workplace to a “superman/superwoman” complex. While
From running out of money to not having a viable business model, there are many reasons why businesses fail. In a recent study, 23% of startups contributed their startup failure
As an entrepreneur, you're always pitching.From pitching team members, potential partners, and investors, you're going to always find yourself sharing your quick one-liner or quick pitch about who you
While working full-time as an esthetician and skin care educator, Lesly Thornton saw the significant impact that clean, well-formulated products had on her client’s skin health. So, in 2010,
One of the top reasons why businesses fail is because of poor marketing. Being able to effectively market and reach your target audience is one of the most crucial responsibilities
Collectively, Black men and women spend billions of dollars on their hair and skin each year. In 2017, Black consumers captured 86 percent of the ethnic beauty market - accounting
One of the biggest mistakes that entrepreneurs make is solely relying on social media to sell their products to their target market. While yes, social media platforms like IG, Twitter,
There's a lot of talk around the lack of venture funding for Black and Brown entrepreneurs, but fewer conversations are being had around what happens next ONCE you are funded.
Over the past 15 years, Y Combinator (YC), a startup accelerator, has funded over 2,000 startups including Airbnb, Squire, Stripe, Reddit, Coinbase, Doordash, and Instacart. Michael Seibel, who is
Are you building your media company, but are struggling with getting visitors to your site, and can’t seem to connect with your target audience? If so, you may be
This Black millennial invented a product that's impacting the future of work.
The Quick Pitch is the premier place for Black founders to practice their pitch, get feedback from leading investors, and grow their network and business.
Let’s talk about excellence. From the moment you begin speaking with Lola Tomorrow, her energy is tangible. Born to Nigerian parents, Lola grew up with a gentle nudge toward
In today’s Black startup news, you’ll often hear about the venture funding gap, as well as the Black tech leaders that are making history raising money. For example,
Building a company culture that’s mission-driven isn't easy. This CEO discusses building her team culture and leading an investor-backed media startup.
Karim Mayfield on how he got into the cannabis space and his tips for people entering this industry.
You can launch a tech company without a CTO. Learn how you can use no-code tools to grow your business.
Digital experiences have become the new normal as the world is being impacted by COVID-19.From some of the littiest and entertaining Verzuz battles like Teddy Riley vs Babyface, and
Mogul, we see you. You have a bomb business idea and have launched your company. You’ve done all the necessary work from creating your MVP, doing the market research,
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How many group chats are you in?I literally lose count when I try to add up all of the ones I’m in for work, with my fam, brunch