Hair Salons Want A Cut From The Gig Economy

The gig economy continues to grow into all sectors of the modern world. By some accounts, on-demand workers are projected to comprise 43 percent of the United States workforce by 2020. If true, we can anticipate large groups of workers searching for non-traditional, more flexible work options in all industries. While the gig economy model is more pervasive […]

Startup Grind and Oracle for Startups Spotlight ShearShare

Startup Spotlight: ShearShare The First On-Demand Salon and Barbershop Space Rental App Dr. Tye Caldwell is the Cofounder & CEO of ShearShare, the first on-demand salon and barbershop space rental app. Recognized as a tech visionary and industry pioneer, Dr. Caldwell has grown ShearShare to be the greatest engine of jobs and wealth creation for the […]

Bloomberg: Unrest Is Changing the Way Americans Spend Money

(Bloomberg) — The back-to-back shocks of a deadly virus, lockdowns and civil unrest have a growing number of Americans reevaluating not just their life priorities, but also how — or even, if — they’ll spend their money. Good.Must.Grow, a Los Angeles-based firm, said its Conscious Consumer Spending Index, which tracks expected purchases of socially responsible brands, suddenly rebounded after trending […]

11 Ideas That Could Accelerate Economic Advancement Within the Black Community

By Fatima Dicko The last few weeks (but really years) have been nothing short of emotionally challenging. In between bouts of deep sadness and profound rage, I’m a confused mess. It hurts deeply to care so much about a world that’s not designed to promote the prosperity of Black people. While I’m consistently proud of (and […]

ShearShare Cofounder to Speak at 2018 D CEO Women’s Leadership Symposium

D CEO magazine invites you to join us at the third annual Women’s Leadership Symposium on May 31, 2018 from 7:30AM to 12:30PM at the Hilton Anatole Dallas! The half day symposium will be an opportunity to inform, educate and inspire leaders on subjects such as: Mentorship & Sponsorship, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, and Leadership & Culture. Through a series […]