Why Startup and VC Culture is Unsustainable

Have you heard of startup and venture capital (VC) culture? Entrepreneurs are looking to pitch new and exciting business ideas to investors every day. As a business coach and owner, the startup pitch culture that exists has positives and negatives.  What I love about startup pitch culture is that it forces you to build something…

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The Mental Wear and Tear of DEI Work

Across the nation, organizations are taking on the challenge of organizational development in the area of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). It’s complex, evolving, and layered work and isn’t often successfully done without the help of expert consultants and staff. Let’s take a look at what these Black women DEI consultants on the front lines…

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Black Women Entrepreneurs Whose Bold Moves Made History

Black women entrepreneurs start businesses as a means to create freedom for themselves and others. Because these women aren’t celebrities in the traditional sense, they’ve been easy to overlook. But not today, sis. Today you’ll learn the name of black women entrepreneurs whose bold moves made history. 1. Maggie Lena Walker Notable Quotes: “Friends and…

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Kisha’s Favorites: The 2021 Sistahbiz Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for your black-owned, women-owned gift guide? I got you. Check out my favorites list and surprise your loved ones with beautiful goodies this year while supporting the black-owned business movement. For the Health Enthusiast From virtual fitness and yoga gift certificates to CBD remedies and herbal popcorn, this list will put a smile on…

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Business As Usual With Business Licenses & Registration

Business As Usual With Business Licenses & Registration

When you launch a business, you’ll need to register it and get a business license.  As Chron’s SmallBusiness helpfully explains the difference, a license is authorization to open and run a business, while registration is a way of getting the business’s important information in government records. Also, a business license is a way of protecting…

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Securing the Bag Means Securing Business Insurance

Small Business Insurance

Why You Need It One of the key strategies for growing your small business is to land larger business-to-business (B2B) deals, like government contracts or retail deals with big box retail companies like Target or Walmart. If this is what you’re aiming for, though, then it’s crucial to have your back office and regulatory affairs…

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