• Small Business Tips
  • POSTED: 2 August 2022

As a kid, my mother loved taking road trips and she rarely used a map to get to her destination. I was amazed and would often ask how she was able to travel without a map, and she would reply, “because I know where I am going”.... Read More

"True Success for Me Involves the Opportunity to Give Back to My Community"

Q&A with Joy A Tekobo, Founder of Covenant Health Pharmacy

  • T.H.R.I.V.E. Participant Interviews
  • POSTED: 2 August 2022

I decided to become an entrepreneur because I have a high tolerance for risk, and I am an optimist. I knew the process of navigating the challenges along the path would afford me personal growth.... Read More

“My Goal is to Be Ready to Offer Franchises in the Next Two to Three Years”

- Q&A with Carrie Herndon, Founder of The STEM Zone Maker Space

  • T.H.R.I.V.E. Participant Interviews
  • POSTED: 2 August 2022

I had encouragement from my family and friends to open my family friendly Make Space. After hearing, “You should start a business like that” or “you are the most... Read More

5 Tips for a Great Business Plan (That You Won’t Find Anywhere Else)

By: SBA T.H.R.I.V.E Subject Matter Expert Aaron Udler

  • Small Business Tips
  • POSTED: 2 August 2022

Business plans are tough. Whether you are starting a new business or purchased an existing business, having an organized business plan helps. As I always... Read More

  • T.H.R.I.V.E. Participant Interviews
  • POSTED: 2 August 2022

My entrepreneurship journey has actually been a success story of “promotion from within.” A wonderful lady by the name of Ruth Graham founded my company...... Read More