Jessica O. Matthews, Black Female Founder and CEO of Uncharted Play, Raises $7 Million...

I’d like to tip my imaginary hat off to Jessica O. Matthews, the black female founder and CEO of renewable energy tech startup Uncharted...

Nearly 50% of Black-owned Businesses in America Were Launched in the Last 5 Years

African-Americans owned just 2.1 percent of the nation's companies in 2014, despite making up 12 percent of the population, according to the U.S. Census...

Lebron James Hopes New Reality Show ‘Cleveland Hustles’ Will Be a Slam-Dunk for the...

LeBron James' dream came true in June when he delivered a championship title to the city of Cleveland. Now he's helping to pay it forward...

4 Georgia Teenagers Land Themselves Summer Jobs After Asking For It So They Could...

When school is out for the summer months, it’s easy to understand how kids can get bored and look for things to keep them...

Entrepreneurship Among Millennials is Lower Than Among Prior Generations

The Millennial generation has often been described as one of self-starting wunderkinds with a strong entrepreneurial spirit. Poll after poll, study after study, have suggested...

Marcus Montgomery Creates New Game Developer Barbie for Wife Who Couldn’t Find One in...

Marcus Montgomery knew exactly what to get his wife for her birthday after Barbie released its newest career doll -- the Game Developer Barbie.  Still,...

Meet the 6 Women Who Are Leading the Digital Revolution in Africa

There’s a resurgence of innovation happening across Africa as mobile phones and the internet spread throughout countries like South Africa, Ghana, Kenya and Tanzania....

Odyssey Media CEO, Linda Spradley Dunn, Creating a Safe Haven for Multicultural Women in...

When it comes to certain jobs and areas of business, women are still grossly underrepresented—doubly so for women of color.  As a result, oftentimes, when we...

When Richard Branson Is Your Boss and He Catches You Sleeping on the Job

This is the moment Virgin boss Richard Branson photobombed an exhausted employee he caught napping at work.  The unnamed Virgin Australia worker will probably be...

Wattstar Entrepreneur Collaborative (WEC) to Host Business and Finance Seminar

Award winning entertainment industry veterans, Actress, Writer, Producer and Entrepreneur Marla Gibbs and Supervising Sound Editor Greg Hedgepath of the Formosa Group, whose credits...

Are Blocked Entrepreneurs Blocked from the Marijuana Business?

As the march to legalize weed across the country continues, in the states where marijuana is legal there has been a noticeable trend that...

Morehouse Men Marcus Noel and Jason Crain Make Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List

Two Morehouse Men, Marcus Noel ’08 and Jason Crain ’09, have been named to Forbes magazine’s 2016 list of the brightest minds in America...

What A Black Ballerina’s Path To Success Can Teach You About Workplace Diversity

In this series, The Huffington Post profiles some of the best ballet dancers in the world, working in some of the rarest and most...

Hundreds of Thousands of Americans are Re-entering the Labor Market

Hundreds of thousands of Americans are streaming back into an improving labor market as employers raise wages and hire less skilled job candidates to cope with...

Harriette Cole Wants to Help You Make Your Dreams Come True

Every entrepreneur has that one big dream that he or she hopes to accomplish and build from the ground up. However, for some, whether...

World’s First Black Rolls-Royce Dealer Is Using His Wealth to Help Others

The only thing harder than making a fortune is giving it away wisely, says the world’s first Black Rolls-Royce dealer.  Thomas Moorehead’s modest childhood in...

Former Crips and Bloods Gang Members Create Catering Business, Trap Kitchen LA

One spent years repping the Bloods. The other spent years repping the Crips. But now two former gang members are repping one thing: food.  Malachi...

The Highest Paying Jobs of 2016

For people who aspire to earn a large paycheck, this list is for you.  Glassdoor — a jobs and recruiting marketplace —released a report today...

Jobs Are Growing, but Paychecks Aren’t

For American workers, it's a familiar refrain: Jobs are plentiful but they don't pay very much. The unemployment rate is falling, but it's because...

How Tristan Walker Turned a Shaving Company Into Big Business

Tristan Walker grew up on the hardscrabble streets of the Queens, N.Y., neighborhoods of Jamaica and Flushing, but he’s found a home in Palo...