This week, the tech world got some of that shiny and fabulous magical Black girl dust sprinkled on it when four Black women engineers took the stage as winners of the “Fastest Rising Startup Award” at Tech Crunch’s annual ceremony “The Crunchies” on behalf of instant messaging startup Slack. Read more →
One of the most important business components for any start-up is determining how to collect payment from customers. While there are lots of payment processing providers out there it’s imperative to take your time to assess the respective pros and cons in determining which is best suited to your unique business needs.
Seeking expert advice and seed-funding for your venture? April 23rd’s “Harlem Demo Day” will offer Harlem and Bronx start-ups the opportunity to pitch their unique business ideas before an esteemed panel of judges in consideration for a series of prizes – including free packages to work out of HarlemGarage, in-kind services from local business partners, and more. The event will take place from 6:00p-9:00p at the Harlem Garage, located at 318 West 118th Street in New York.
So you’re ready to start turning your entrepreneurial dreams into reality, but are stumped on where to begin. Here are some quick and basic tips on how to build your organizational infrastructure and put your best foot forward out the gate.