4 Mistakes and Successes in Super Bowl LI for Startup Success

4 Mistakes and Successes in Super Bowl LI for Startup Success

Super Bowl LI was devastating for me, the Falcons fan. I was extremely saddened that the win went through our hands. It would be nice to call foul or #deflategate or whatever on the Patriots but, they were the clear winner. I ended up watching the game again and I...
Getting Funding While Black

Getting Funding While Black

Getting funding is not the easiest thing to do for a startup. Diversity challenges in the startup ecosystem notates that it’s even harder to get funded as a minority, much less being Black. Black entrepreneurship is one of the hardest occupations due to these...
Black Friday for Black Business

Black Friday for Black Business

Black Friday. It’s that time of the year again. A time where millions of customers line up to get their Christmas shopping done. This holiday is great for businesses and customers alike. On average, sales are known to increase up to 30%. In fact, the average consumer...
Vacation and Small Business

Vacation and Small Business

Being a small business owner is stressful. A little-known secret about businesses is that they take a vacation from time to time. Quick vacations allow for the small business owner to recuperate their thoughts and plans for the company. Additionally, it allows them to...
Startup Ethics – Interns

Startup Ethics – Interns

Interns are awesome. Free and low cost help is great. We love it. We yearn for it. We want more of it to reach our business goals. Interns are eager to learn and be at the ground point of something awesome to add to their resume but are interns learning? Do startups...
Growth Hacking 101 Part 1 – Customer Acquisition Plan

Growth Hacking 101 Part 1 – Customer Acquisition Plan

Every business has that breaking point where all channels of customer acquisition just aren’t working. Sure, you may have the income coming in to support what you have but can you risk losing a customer? or two? or ten? You must work early on with growth hacking...