Zig Ziglar once said “People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.” On your quest for entrepreneurial greatness, motivation can be the secret sauce you need to excel to new heights. So, we’ve put together a list of apps to give you your daily dose of motivation. Check out these Black-owned motivational apps that are a sure go-to when you need a pick-me-up on your entrepreneurial journey. 

1. iShallBe

iShallBe which is “an Instagram strictly for affirmations” was created by Florida A&M graduate, Shelby Tinsley. The app will deliver motivational quotes and inspirational messages to your phone daily. The app also features a goal tracker to help users stay accountable to long and short-term goals. 

2. Black History Milestones

This app features historical Black pioneers who have made history and paved the way for generations to come. Created by co-founders Nnanna Obuba and Chidi Oparah, the Black History Milestone app will not only inform you but inspire you at the same time. 

3. Liberate

Liberate is a mediation app designed for Black, indigenous, and People of Color. Founded by Julio Rivera, this app is a way to incorporate mediation and inspirational sessions into your day. 

4. We Read Too

What better way to be inspired and motivated than to read the works of others. Created by Kaya Thomas, We Read Too, is a directory dedicated to allowing users to find books written by Black authors. The app features over 600 children’s and adult fiction books.

So, if you’re looking for a quick motivational quote, a community, or an inspirational meditation session, be sure to download these apps created by Black founders.