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The Insight That Changed

“Six months after I cofounded a small activewear brand, [e-commerce site] Carbon38 placed an order with us. This was a dream come true, so even though I was unsure we could execute on their timeline, I went for it. As … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs

I imagine Washington can be a hard place for entrepreneurs, because they’re so used to controlling what this company does. Now you’re at the mercy of all these other people and their agendas… The key frustration is time. It takes … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs

Do you have any business advice for young entrepreneurs? One of the biggest lessons in life, love, and entrepreneurship is that there is no linear path. Our journey has been steeped in road blocks, U-turns and dead ends. Give yourself … Continue reading

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Accomplishments

“Despite everything that has occurred, there’s one Frederick Douglass quote that keeps running through my mind: ‘If there is no struggle, there is no progress’. In the midst of uncertainty, the only way to move forward is to do one … Continue reading

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Staff Development

Cut cost without cutting staff…Trust your team It’s easier to train someone to be better than to hire and train a new staff member. Rather than cutting staff to reduce costs, I try it redirect my staff to improve inefficient … Continue reading

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