National Black MBA Association’s Leaders of Tomorrow (LOT) program

This year the LOT program celebrates its 25th anniversary and has helped more than 8,000 students gain invaluable pre-college business experience. The program runs on a September-to-June cycle, following the school year. One Saturday a month, the students meet for ...

Low-cost business ideas for entrepreneurs

While the word “startup” has come to be associated most often with technology fields and locations like Silicon Valley or major-city business hubs, the reality is most startups begin with a single entrepreneur working out of the home — and ...

Daren Bascome and Proverb

How do you rebrand a religion? Daren Bascome, 46-year-old founder of Proverb branding agency, says shepherding the Universalist Unitarian Association toward a new image to engage the Millennial generation counts among the more unusual projects tackled by Proverb, recently ranked ...

Early steps lead to small business success

Startup small business owners have a lot on their plate and job one is usually trying to make money for their fledging company. If they are thinking about financial needs at all the most pressing one is likely to make ...

Meet Boston's honey entrepreneur

Ivy Lawson is a force of nature. With her boundless energy and passion, she has created a business called Logwood Co. that brings Jamaican honey to New England. Known as the “Bee Lady”, Lawson’s line of honey — ivyee’s Honey ...

Grossman to head Initiative for a Competitive Inner City

Steve Grossman, former Treasurer of Massachusetts has been named chief executive officer of the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City, a Roxbury-based organization that has been helping urban entrepreneurs and inner-city business for 20 years.

BU prof champions hospitality administration career potential

The Boston University School of Hospitality Administration has a major asset in Assistant Professor Erinn Tucker, who is teaching her students that hospitality experience opens doors well beyond just working at a hotel or restaurant, and that they can play ...

Partners, Mass. League of Community Health Centers provide workforce training

Partners HealthCare and the Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers collaborate to provide workforce training at area health centers.

Say Yes to Success: Tap your talent with an open mind

Learn to tap your talents in the workplace.

The BASE gives Boston kids a game plan for life

The BASE provides a baseball-oriented development program to a predominantly latino and black group of youth. But baseball is just half the story.

The New Boston Office of Women's Advancement takes aim at pay equity

The Boston Office of Women’s Advancement and the recently revitalized Boston Women’s Commission have a broad mission aimed at improving the lives of women and girls throughout the city, starting with pay equality.

2020 Women on Boards

2020 Women on Boards, a national nonprofit advocacy group, blazes a trail for gender equality on corporate boards.

Science Club for Girls - Celebrating its 20th Anniversary this fall

Science Club for Girls encourages young women and minorities to pursue educations that will prepare them to participate in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) economy.

Susan Windham-Bannister- CEO of Mass Life Sciences Center

Susan Windham-Bannister has directed the Massachusetts Life Sciences center for Governor Deval Patrick since the $1 billion initiative was launched in 2008. She set up the center and developed its programs, which have boosted the state’s economy.

Career Opportunities - MBTA seeking Chief of Police

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Chief of Police