Supporting Healthy Lives for Men of Color

On yesterday, I was delighted to fly out to Houston attend the kick-off for one of my charities of choice’s Healthy Man Health Fair tour! Individuals Providing a Positive Presence, Inc. (IPPP)—501(c)(3) nonprofit that supports communities of philanthropy where people are encouraged to provide a positive presence in the global community through local actions—will conduct a […]

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#BOSSTALK: 10 Surefire Tips for New Entrepreneurs

Being successful often means learning from those who have already achieved their goals. Having a mentor is an amazing blessing to an entrepreneur, but not everyone can find one in person. If you haven’t yet found your personal business guru, here are 21 tips for aspiring entrepreneur to help get you started. Challenge yourself.  Virgin […]

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#BossTalk with North Nashville developer DJ Wootson

Today, I had the pleasure of attending the KIPP Academy Leaders and Scholars Breakfast hosted by KIPP Nashville at the Omni Nashville Hotel. KIPP Nashville, the Nashville-based division of KIPP Schools, is leading the transformation of public education by helping its students graduate college at 4 times the rate of their peers. At the event, KIPP […]

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Time To Think Like An Entrepreneur

There is a huge problem that I have been seeing on the Internet these days when it comes to starting up a business. The problem is that people are unable to actually turn their startup business into a profitable company. To put it simply, I find that new business owners are thinking like employees instead […]

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Successful Entrepreneurs

Studies have shown that successful entrepreneurs possess these characteristics: 1. Self-confidence This is that magical power of having confidence in oneself and in one’s powers and abilities. 2. Achievement Oriented Results are gained by focused and sustained effort. They concentrate on achieving a specific goal, not just accomplishing a string of unrelated tasks. 3. Risk […]

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