I thought it would be a good idea to gather some resources I know of that you may find useful in supporting your business or career journey. Feel free to suggest any more in the comments below and I may add them to this list 😄
Disclaimer: I don’t have an affiliation with most of these companies (except Hatch Enterprise who have been a client of mine). All others I have either been a customer of or just came across and liked the sound of. I’m simply just sharing the love! ❤️
CreateHER Stock – stock photos featuring black women
UKBlackTech – services aimed at increasing diversity in the tech industry
Hatch Enterprise – London-based social enterprise accelerator supporting diverse founders into business
Black Young Professionals (BYP) Network – “LinkedIn for black professionals” app
The Dots – a professional community promoting diversity
Rice at Home – podcast by 3 young professionals talking about their journey to financial freedom
Side Hustle Pro – American podcast interviewing black women entrepreneurs on how they scaled their side businesses into full-time enterprises
UK Black Business Show – annual event in October showcasing black-owned businesses through exhibitions, seminars and networking
The Kickback – networking and social events in London for young professionals
Foundervine – “helping diverse entrepreneurs build startups from scratch”
Afrotech Fest – tech festival for by and for black people in London
The Black British Business Awards – recognising the achievement of black professionals and business owners in the UK
Jamii – discount card for their directory of UK black-owned businesses