NEWS

  • 5 Compelling Reasons Why Every Entrepreneur Should Consider Starting a Nonprofit Organization
    When people think of nonprofit (sometimes called not-for-profit) organizations, they generally think of charitable and religious organizations. However, nonprofits can also be created to advance education, scientific research, sport, music, art or entrepreneurship. In this article, I’m going to break down five compelling reasons why every business owner or entrepreneur, regardless ...
  • 4 Strategies For Entrepreneurs Taking An Unconventional Path
    The path to successful entrepreneurship is more often than not a long and winding road. The trouble with this is that, for many early-stage entrepreneurs, it can feel as though you don’t know which steps to take first…or in which direction. Without an authoritative guide or clear-cut instructions, any endeavor ...
  • What we learned from the Facebook whistleblower — and how Facebook responded
    It does not take a whistleblower to know that Facebook’s vast platform is used to spread hate and misinformation. But now we do have a whistleblower: former Facebook product manager Frances Haugen. She alleges that the scale of the problem is much worse than the company lets on or the public ...
  • Black entrepreneurs received just 1.2% of record $137B invested in US startups in first half of 2021
    A new report from Crunchbase has found that many of the financial commitments made during the global protests over racism last year have fallen to the wayside amid a record year of investing.  Just 1.2% of the record $137 billion invested in US startups in the first half of 2021 went ...
  • Vickram Agarwal and the power of persistence
    Indian-born Vickram Agarwal is a global citizen. Raised in India and the Middle East and educated in the UK, he started his marketing career with General Motors in Dubai. A digital and technology entrepreneur, in 2011, he founded Stroke Consulting with a client portfolio that included some top brands. He ...