Book Reviews, Spotlight

6 of Our Favorite African American Self-Published Authors

In 2016, more than half of Amazon’s overall 100 best-selling ebooks were published by independent authors. With the expansion of digital tools the number of self-published ebooks will only grow. Here we share our favorite African American independent and published authors who we can’t stop reading. 1. Terry McMillan, I Almost Forgot About You Terry McMillan… Read More 6 of Our Favorite African American Self-Published Authors

Book Reviews, Lifestyle

5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Owning a business is no small undertaking. With so many decisions to make, it’s important that you do your research and don’t make simple mistakes. Reading is an enjoyable way to gain knowledge and tips from successful entrepreneurs. In addition, reading provides you with an expanded vocabulary, mental stimulation, better writing skills, improved focus and… Read More 5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Book Reviews, Spotlight

#GIRLBOSS | Reviewed by Brittany Peterson

Calling all females. Searching for an entertaining, inspirational, and informative read? #GIRLBOSS, written by Nasty Gal CEO and founder Sophia Amoruso, is a must read. This straight-talking, former Dumpster-diving entrepreneur grew her business from a small eBay vintage store to a multimillion-dollar online retailer with 300+ employees. All before the age of thirty, mind you!… Read More #GIRLBOSS | Reviewed by Brittany Peterson

Book Reviews, Spotlight

The Entrepreneur Within You Reviewed by: Missy B. Salick

Unleash The Entrepreneur in You! Julie M. Holloway lives by this motto. Julie, a fifteen-year veteran of a 9–5er, sat at work day after day feeling unsatisfied. Like most 9–5ers, we are comfortable with the idea of getting paid weekly or biweekly. Afraid to take the risk of quitting. However, what happens when the economy… Read More The Entrepreneur Within You Reviewed by: Missy B. Salick