One thing you should never doubt is the power of the entrepreneurial spirit. It’s hard to resist building your own business especially when you are looking to build a lasting legacy in your community using something you are passionate about as the foundation. Hence, it’s easy to see how Cory Bennett got tangled up in the entrepreneurial spirit… Continue reading The Exchange with XchangeNC
At the beginning of our interview, I asked Jamar why he chose not to have an artist name and I was unprepared for his answer. He said, “I want to make myself as human as possible.” That sounds super simple, but it really made me think. Now that we live in a world where we can put… Continue reading What’s in a Name?
Happy Friday everyone. Hope you are enjoying the first Friday of June. I simply could not wait to get this post up because this interview is so important. It’s about something many of us ladies and gentlemen really hold dear to our hearts. Our Edges. If you haven’t seen the Save My Edges pledge video, please check it out before… Continue reading Freestyle Friday: Saving Our Edges
This topic is one of the reasons I started this blog because I wanted to share my experience navigating the world of personal finances and how I’m positioning myself and my family to build wealth for generations to come. I also feel passionately about supporting small businesses because they are the future Fortune 500’s of… Continue reading Open Conversation Part 1
So you may remember this Freestyle Friday post that featured a slideshow of pictures from my photo shoot with Gavin Boulware. I did an impromptu post just to show off the pictures because I really loved them. I talked a little bit about how he makes sure that his clients are comfortable and I’ve also… Continue reading Small Business Sunday: Chimera’s Dream
Kindred Spirits. That would be me and Mr. Ed Gates. Both born in the great month of August, under the Leo sign and graduates of THE University of Richmond. I’ve had the great pleasure of knowing the man, myth and legend of Edward Gates Jr. since 2010 the year right before I graduated. Didn’t know… Continue reading Small Business Sunday: Gates International
Five years ago today, you would have found Brandi Fox muddling through the internet looking up how to get a business license, how to register the business with the county and everything she can find to help her get her new business idea off the ground. Inspired by a Valentine’s Day massage with her husband,… Continue reading Small Business Sunday: Pamper Us MMS L.L.C.
In 2008, Barack Obama was elected the first African American President of the United States. President Barack Obama marked a period of significant change in this country from healthcare to international affairs. 2008 also marked a year which Jamaal Miller saw some of his close family members pass away from health issues like diabetes, respiratory issues… Continue reading Small Business Sunday: Fitness Destination