An initial public offering (IPO) refers to the technique of contributing shares of a non-government organization to the public in the latest stock allotment. Public share allotment permits a business to hoist capital from public shareholders. The shift from a non-government to a public company is vital for non-government shareholders…

Many people aspire to be great entrepreneurs. The majority, however, face many challenges when starting a business. The challenge is mainly on raising venture capital. Minority groups such as blacks and women are more likely to face this challenge. One of the best ways of raising capital is pitching for…

Calendly, the black-owned cloud-scheduling platform, has reached a milestone. The company received a new $350 million investment that pushed its value to over $3 billion. The investment comes as a huge milestone to its founder Tope Awotona, who risked his savings eight years ago to start the business.

The company…

Everyone loves to see their money grow. For a long time, people didn’t have a lot of transparency about the stocks included in some of their investments. By the 1990s, people were asking for socially-conscious investment options for their retirement savings. They weren’t comfortable profiting from things like tobacco stocks…

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Victor Alston lives in California where he’s the President and CEO at Luxe Living & Big Sur Construction, working in real estate development. victoralston.org

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