Look at 7-Eleven: What the Retail Franchise Model is teaching Entrepreneurs about a Post-COVID World

As a convenience store, 7-eleven has been a staple in America for some time now. I visited there all the time and was more wowed by the mystique of the 7-eleven brand than anything else. And for some reason 30 years later and they are doing better than ever even during a pandemic. As IContinue reading “Look at 7-Eleven: What the Retail Franchise Model is teaching Entrepreneurs about a Post-COVID World”

3 Reasons why you are likely to see Exponential Growth in your Business in the next 21 days. (Amazon Best Selling New Release Book Edition)

What an exciting time to be an Entrepreneur. For some of you have many years and lots of skin in the game. And for others you are still moving accordingly and learning as much as you can. Given, the nature of how information is doubling every 6-12 months its important to stay in step withContinue reading “3 Reasons why you are likely to see Exponential Growth in your Business in the next 21 days. (Amazon Best Selling New Release Book Edition)”

5 ways to grow your Business Insanely Fast! “For the Entrepreneurs & Go-Getters”

“Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”                                                                               Continue reading “5 ways to grow your Business Insanely Fast! “For the Entrepreneurs & Go-Getters””

5 ways Entrepreneurs can expect the unexpected & embrace the Value of Creative Destruction!

Everything that happens in and around our lives including the world at large; happens for a reason. I am a firm believer concerning the notion that nothing just happens and that history lessons abound in every disaster, upset, calamity and curveball that pops up on the scene. This global pandemic came to upset, uproot, andContinue reading “5 ways Entrepreneurs can expect the unexpected & embrace the Value of Creative Destruction!”

3 Steps towards Reimaging Business Success Post COVID: It’s all about the “Construction” of New Ideas

Welcome to the new landscape of American Business. It’s different. It’s digital. It’s uncertain. It’s global and very flexible. But most important its fast moving. Blink one and a new Unicorn is seeking an IPO. Blink twice and your industry has been disrupted and your brand no longer guides your customers into a workable solution.Continue reading “3 Steps towards Reimaging Business Success Post COVID: It’s all about the “Construction” of New Ideas”

5 ways to Pivot & Grow Rich in the middle of a Pandemic

If you grew up like me, you have been instilled with bad advice and false beliefs surrounding national disasters. Much like the Y2K computer bug that was supposed to shut down all computers on December 31, 1999; proved costly for some and for others the greatest opportunity. Many took advantage of those Y2K fears andContinue reading “5 ways to Pivot & Grow Rich in the middle of a Pandemic”

An Open letter on Mental Health in Black Entrepreneurship and the trials of Ambition

“If we start being honest about our pain, our anger, and our shortcomings instead of pretending they don’t exist, then maybe we’ll leave the world a better place than we found it. ~Russell Wilson I sold 900 books on Amazon from the years 2011- 2018. To me that was an incredible accomplishment given the natureContinue reading “An Open letter on Mental Health in Black Entrepreneurship and the trials of Ambition”

The Creative Resurrection of Black Economics

Why “Black Wealth Matters” &The New Norm “The color of the skin is in no way connected with strength of the mind or intellectual powers.” -Benjamin Banneker “Knowing God has a bigger picture outside of this “Creative Resurrection” Lends it’s hand at the notion of moving forward in faith” It has been ninety days (MarContinue reading The Creative Resurrection of Black Economics

THE BLACK SWAN EFFECT: Creating Breakthroughs out of the Unpredictable

“Remember that you are a Black Swan.”― Nassim Nicholas Taleb, The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable In the book Titled “The Miracle of Right Thought” Author Orison Swett Marden, in a chapter called “The Great Within” spoke to me about the current situation that is currently taking place in the global marketplace and thatContinue reading “THE BLACK SWAN EFFECT: Creating Breakthroughs out of the Unpredictable”

The Interdependence of Black Education: Prophetic Wisdom in the Age of Liberation

For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others ~ Nelson Mandela   After the dust of the Covid-19 storm blows over what will the future of Black Education concerning our youth look like? How will African American youthContinue reading “The Interdependence of Black Education: Prophetic Wisdom in the Age of Liberation”