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Serena Williams Plans to Invest More Money in Women

Tennis champion Serena Williams already invests in almost 30 companies but wants to shift her focus to women-owned businesses.
Terry Nguyen
11.7.18
The VICE Guide to Life

The Basics of Starting a Business When You Don’t Know Where the Hell to Begin

“Start small, make some mistakes. It won’t be catastrophic.”
Beckett Mufson
11.2.18
The Plug

The Rise of Black-Owned Co-Working Spaces

Entrepreneurs say these 56 offices offer a safe space for innovation.
Sherrell Dorsey
8.3.18
The Plug

We're Teaming Up With 'The Plug', a Daily Newsletter on Black Entrepreneurs in Tech

Motherboard and The Plug will collaborate to bring you original stories.
Sherrell Dorsey
7.6.18
The Plug

These Formerly Incarcerated Entrepreneurs Are Trying to Keep People Out of Prison

Unlocked Futures funds startups formed by and for people who have dealt with the justice system.
Mary Mazzoni
7.6.18
humans of the year

Startup Founder Thuy Truong’s Latest Venture Is Giving People the Will to Fight Cancer

After several of her promising business ventures ended, the 32-year-old received a shocking diagnosis. Now she’s using her experiences to help others.
Farnia Fekri
4.21.17
News

You Should Be Able to Immigrate to America If You Have a Really Good Idea for a Startup

A new policy could give immigrants leeway to stay in America if they're working on a successful startup company.
Ted Hesson
9.7.16
Stuff

The Way to Make America Great Again Is to Be More Like Scandinavia

A British politician summed it up perfectly when he said, "If you want the American dream, go to Finland."
Arielle Pardes
6.28.16
Silicon Divide

A Nigerian STEM Club Offers Girls an Alternative to Marrying Young

In a country where everything from family pressure to Boko Haram can deter girls from education, Stella Uzochukwu runs an after-school tech club.
Emiko Jozuka
4.20.16
short circuit

A Startup Can Now Fill Out Your Paperwork to Become a Startup

Because you have better things to do than fill out mounds of paperwork.
Nicholas Deleon
2.24.16
News

Inside the Abandoned Lair of Russia's Donald Trump

This is the story of Russian oligarch Sergei Polonsky's adventures in exile on his private island covered with stone penises, and what's left of his crumbling empire.
Charles Rollet
12.22.15
Stuff

A (Silicon) Valley Grows in Algeria

Young entrepreneurs are hoping to break Algeria's tenuous dependence on oil by starting new businesses and expanding the Algerian marketplace.
Elizabeth Nicholas
7.11.15
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