Tech’s Biggest Diversity Challenge: Silicon Valley

Tech’s Biggest Diversity Challenge: Silicon Valley SAN FRANCISCO — Can Google ever become a diverse company when most of its employees are based in Mountain View, a city that’s just two percent African-American? That’s a question one former employee is asking in a widely-circulating LinkedIn post Monday. A.J. Angus, an African-American man who worked at…

Denied: Lack of Capital Stymies, or Ends Main Street Entrepreneurs’ Dreams

Underserved Business Owners Often Encounter Roadblocks in Securing Funding Kimberly N. Alleyne Reporting on Disparities This is part one is a series about capital access challenges among underserved entrepreneurs. Lasenta Lewis-Ellis decided to study architecture so she could build a house for her mother. With that dream in heart and a plan for the future…