Improving Diversity In The Technology Bubble

Improving Diversity In The Technology Bubble

By Alex Lazarow It is no secret that the diversity of the workforce at technology firms is a big problem. Between 2013-2017, only 1% of VC-backed entrepreneurs were Black and 9.2% were women. This underrepresentation repeats itself across every part of the industry....
Biden Signs US Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Law

Biden Signs US Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Law

United States President Joe Biden signed anti-hate crime legislation on Thursday directing federal law enforcement to address a rise in violent attacks against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders during the coronavirus pandemic. “There are simple core values and...
Start With Inclusion, And Diversity Will Follow

Start With Inclusion, And Diversity Will Follow

By Sandy Cross What do you think of when you hear the words “diversity” and “inclusion”? Many people use them almost interchangeably, but though connected, they are — simply put — very different. Knowing the difference will help you tap the...
8 Funding Sources For BIPOC Entrepreneurs

8 Funding Sources For BIPOC Entrepreneurs

By Melissa Pandika Starting a business is hard for anyone, but it comes with additional challenges for BIPOC founders. Both the cost and lack of access to capital take an outsized toll on BIPOC-owned businesses, according to a report from the Ewing Marion Kauffman...