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Philly Is Home to the First Black Woman-Owned Comic Book Store

Philly Is Home to the First Black Woman-Owned Comic Book Store

I was on Facebook when I saw this link about this black woman in Philly that has opened a comic book and coffee shop. I was elated myself. Can you say, “road trip?” I saw the link from Comic Beats first, but the initial interview was on Philly.com. Philadelphia now has a comic… Read more »

5 Real Ways to Actually Support Black-Owned Businesses

5 Real Ways to Actually Support Black-Owned Businesses

In the current national push for making black lives matter, economic support for black-owned businesses doesn’t get its fair share of dialogue. True, social justice and political activism can help solve many of the continuous problems facing our community, but what about economic growth and stability to help heal our… Read more »

5 Reasons I Left a Six Figure Salary to Start My Business

5 Reasons I Left a Six Figure Salary to Start My Business

I did everything that they tell you to do. I had the degree, the condo, the six-figure salary, and the prestige of working at one of the world’s top consulting firms. I was also absolutely miserable. Sunday was always the worst day because Sunday meant that Monday was just around… Read more »

Operation HOPE Founder, Inspiring Change Through Financial Literacy

Operation HOPE Founder, Inspiring Change Through Financial Literacy

By: McKenzie Dawkins A native of Compton and South Central Los Angeles, John Hope Bryant was always a business-savvy kid who sold candy in his neighborhood. Even back then, he understood the value of a dollar and today is diligently trying to teach others the same values. Now, the CEO… Read more »