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Supporting Black Women-Owned Businesses and Organizations

If you’re looking for active ways to combat racism and inequality, one great step is to be intentional about supporting minority-owned businesses. To help with that, we’ve compiled a list of some great businesses owned by Black women that you can support.

Leading an Employee-Centric Company

Sherry Stewart Deutschmann, a serial entrepreneur and author of Lunch with Lucy, tells her inspiring story of starting a company as a single mom and finding success through her intentional choice to put her employees first. Sherry also breaks down the details of what it means to pay people a living wage, become a more approachable CEO, and continue to empower women business owners in every area of her career. 

Why Clarity is a Myth

Kristen Boss, founder of Becoming Boss, discusses why clarity is a myth, and taking action is true step in forward momentum.

Expanding in the Midst of COVID-19

Erica McMannes of Instant Teams explains how she’s learning to seek work-life harmony instead of balance, and describes the biggest lessons she’s learned while building her company. 

Live Interview with Maggie Tucker

Maggie Tucker opens up about the difficulties she’s faced as a small business owner during COVID-19 and explains how she’s shifted her operations to stay in business.

Creating a Work-Life Blend

Leisse Wilcox writes about the importance of creating a work-life blend by establishing routine, setting boundaries and taking time for yourself.