American and United Airlines tell 32,000 employees they will start furloughing them today as stimulus money runs out amid Congressional stalemate over second relief package

American and United Airlines tell 32,000 employees they will start furloughing them today as...

American Airlines CEO Doug Parker announced 19,000 workers would be furloughed beginning from Thursday. United said the impasse over a pandemic relief package has...
Google’s Parent Company Alphabet Inc. Agrees to 0M Sexual Misconduct Lawsuit Settlement

Google’s Parent Company Alphabet Inc. Agrees to $310M Sexual Misconduct Lawsuit Settlement

Google's parent company has reached a $310 million settlement in a shareholder lawsuit over its treatment of allegations of executives' sexual misconduct. Alphabet Inc. said...
Apple Faces Prolonged  Billion Tax Battle as EU Appeals

Apple Faces Prolonged $15 Billion Tax Battle as EU Appeals

BRUSSELS—Apple Inc.’s legal battle in Europe over a $15.2 billion tax bill will continue, potentially for years, after the European Union appealed a court...
Disney to Lay Off 28,000 Employees as Coronavirus Slams Its Theme Park Business

Disney to Lay Off 28,000 Employees as Coronavirus Slams Its Theme Park Business

Prolonged closures at Disney's California-based theme parks and limited attendance at its open parks has forced the company to lay off 28,000 employees across...
JPMorgan Chase to pay 0M for illegally manipulating bond, metals markets

JPMorgan Chase to pay $920M for illegally manipulating bond, metals markets

JPMorgan Chase admitted Tuesday to manipulating the markets for precious metals and U.S. Treasuries, agreeing to pay $920 million in fines and penalties for...
Trump banned ‘divisive’ and ‘anti-American’ racial sensitivity training at companies that do business with the US. Diversity experts are worried.

Trump banned ‘divisive’ and ‘anti-American’ racial sensitivity training at companies that do business with...

Diversity and inclusion training providers are concerned recent strides in corporate America to address racial and gender disparities will take a back seat after...
How Black-Owned Businesses Bless Atlanta

How Black-Owned Businesses Bless Atlanta

When John Onwuchekwa moved to Atlanta over a decade ago, he came as a church planter. But his call was much broader than that....
Yelp Data Shows 60% of Business Closures Due to the Coronavirus Plague Are Permanent

Yelp Data Shows 60% of Business Closures Due to the Coronavirus Plague Are Permanent

Yelp on Wednesday released its latest Economic Impact Report, revealing business closures across the U.S. are increasing as a result of the coronavirus pandemic's...
Alicia Keys Collaborates With NFL to Launch  Billion Endowment Fund for Black Businesses

Alicia Keys Collaborates With NFL to Launch $1 Billion Endowment Fund for Black Businesses

Popular R&B artist Alicia Keys performed at the NFL Kickoff event to help start the 2020 season on Thursday. What she did off the field will...
5 Ways Black Real Estate Investors Can Increase Returns as Business Shows Little Progress in Boosting Diversity

5 Ways Black Real Estate Investors Can Increase Returns as Business Shows Little Progress...

Real estate investing has long been a proven approach to helping individuals become their own bosses, build wealth, and achieve financial independence. In fact, an...
Inaugural Women of Power Tech Virtual Experience to Engage Top Black Women Leaders in the Tech Industry

Inaugural Women of Power Tech Virtual Experience to Engage Top Black Women Leaders in...

Black Enterprise hosts its first-ever virtual conference experience with the inaugural Women of Power Tech on Wednesday, Sept. 23 and Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020. An extension...
Several Companies Pledge to Add Black Directors to Their Boards

Several Companies Pledge to Add Black Directors to Their Boards

NEW YORK (AP) — More than a dozen companies, including Zillow and M.M.LaFleur, are promising to add at least one Black director to their...
These 4 Black Women CEOs Are Teaching How to Invest in Real Estate, Stocks, and More

These 4 Black Women CEOs Are Teaching How to Invest in Real Estate, Stocks,...

Meet the four Black women entrepreneurs who have launched a much-needed masterclass called The Collective Movement, a platform that educates others about investing in real...
Meet the Black Women Marketers Making It Happen as Founders of the Sax Agency

Meet the Black Women Marketers Making It Happen as Founders of the Sax Agency

Owners Kara Sax and Tamara Keller of The Sax Agency have been making major noise in the areas of branding, collaborative marketing, project management, advertising, and...
Mother and Entrepreneur Strikes Deal With Walmart Just 2 Years After Launching Her Beauty Products

Mother and Entrepreneur Strikes Deal With Walmart Just 2 Years After Launching Her Beauty...

Meet Ebony Robert, founder and CEO of Ebony’s Beauty Hair and Skin Care, whose handcrafted all-natural hair and skincare products are now available in Walmart...
Black-Owned Electrical Services Company Celebrates 25 Years in Business and Counting

Black-Owned Electrical Services Company Celebrates 25 Years in Business and Counting

Meet James Crockett, founder of Crockett Electrics, a Black-owned electrical services company based in the Los Angeles area. As a business owner of more than...
City First CEO on Why Black-Led Banks Matter

City First CEO on Why Black-Led Banks Matter

NEW YORK (AP) — Last month majority Black-owned banks City First Bank of Washington DC and Broadway Financial of Los Angeles said they would...
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52 Black Former Franchisees Sue McDonald’s Alleging Discrimination

A group of 52 Black former McDonald's franchisees is accusing the fast-food giant of discrimination, alleging they were "denied equal opportunity to economic success"...
Hedge Funds in Long Haul to Tackle Lack of Black Money Managers

Hedge Funds in Long Haul to Tackle Lack of Black Money Managers

LONDON (Reuters) - When the death of George Floyd forced companies to reflect on why there were so few Black people in their senior...
Apple becomes first U.S. company to reach a  trillion market cap

Apple becomes first U.S. company to reach a $2 trillion market cap

Apple hit a market cap of $2 trillion Wednesday, doubling in valuation in just over two years to become the first publicly traded U.S....