People are eating at home more. But Wendy’s says they’re still showing up for breakfast.
Northern Liberties Business Improvement District and the Community College of Philadelphia are teaming up to help budding entrepreneurs achieve their dreams of having a storefront.
SEATTLE — A Black senior manager at Amazon sued the company, two colleagues and one former co-worker for race and gender discrimination, claiming she was denied promotions and sexually harassed at the e-commerce giant.
The nation’s oldest African-American and women-owned design and construction professional services firm is continuing to thrive and persevere.
WASHINGTON — Looking beyond the $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill, President Joe Biden and lawmakers are laying the groundwork for another top legislative priority — a long-sought boost to the nation's roads, bridges and other infrastructure that could run into Republican resistance to a hefty…
Thasunda Brown Duckett will succeed Roger W. Ferguson Jr. as TIAA's president and CEO starting May 1, the company said Thursday.
The Enterprise Center is encouraging local minority-owned small businesses — especially the smallest businesses — to apply for the latest round of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) forgivable loans.
JPMorgan Chase and Google launched a program Tuesday to help banks owned and led by people of color increase their lending capabilities.
NEW YORK — The foundation widely seen as a steward of the Black Lives Matter movement says it raked in just over $90 million last year, according to a financial snapshot shared exclusively with The Associated Press.
A new report by McKinsey and Company has provided the first comprehensive analysis of the experience of Black professionals in corporate America.
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden announced changes Monday to target more federal pandemic assistance to the nation’s smallest businesses and ventures owned by women and people of color.
In his recent executive order on advancing racial equity, President Joe Biden reminded us that the American Dream is built on the promise of equal opportunity. Yet, our nation has consistently failed to live up to this ideal. As the order states, “Entrenched disparities in our laws and publi…
WASHINGTON — J. Monroe Gamble IV was the first Black research assistant to work at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. He started in 2018.
Think the best time to start a business is in a booming economy? Maybe. But some of the biggest business success stories in recent decades actually came from a good idea hatched during a recession.
Add one more potential item to the list of economic hardships dealt to Americans in the past 11 months: rising gas prices.
CLEVELAND — The Black owner of 14 McDonald's franchises says the company has shown more favorable treatment to white owners and denied him the opportunity to buy restaurants in more affluent communities, according to a civil rights lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court in Youngstown.
Civil rights activists and business leaders have asked President Joe Biden's administration to include targeted funding for Black-owned businesses in the next COVID-19 relief package. They also say that without the federal aid many businesses could be forced to close their doors in the next …
Comcast Corporation is awarding $5 million in grants to businesses owned by people of color in Philadelphia, Chester, Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit and Houston to assist them in the pandemic recovery.