When you take the risk to build your own business or brand, you will find a lot of naysayers. I was fortunate to have business role models in my own family. It is important that young Black entrepreneurs and professionals understand that we too can succeed in building our own businesses and careers, regardless of our background.
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Working in the tech industry, I’ve seen first hand that there aren’t many women of color in this field. So, I started volunteering with Black Girls Code, a non-profit organization that provides technology education programs for Black girls ages 7-17. It excites me to see how proud these young women are of what they create – whether it is an app or website.
I decided to become a real estate agent because I had an interest in real estate investing and a friend of mine was an agent. The market was good when I entered real estate in 2006, but suddenly there was a period when things became unstable concerning mortgages. Working in real estate during the financial recession confirmed that living with multiple income streams is the right way to go.