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Tracy Stanhoff

Tracy Stanhoff

Designs on equity. With a mere $1,500 in her bank account and virtually no technology, Tracy Stanhoff never imagined her home-based business would grow as large and in...
By MBE Magazine Staff,
Ralph Weaver

Ralph Weaver

A heart-led leader  A heart-led leader is someone who puts purpose and passion over profit and who measures success on how they impact others, individually and collectively....
By Mona Terrell Wallace,
Lou Rod Cueva

Lou Rod Cueva

Raising the (beauty) bar. Imagine waiting in line to speak with a corporate representative at a trade show, and while you’re waiting, someone applies your makeup and another...
By Tanya Isley,

From Pilot to Full Flight

Toronto’s social procurement program gaining attention nationwide Two years into implementation of a social procurement program following a pilot run, the City of...
By Susan Baka,

To Our Daughters: Play in Dirt & Dream Big

The conversation is always the same. I meet someone new, we stray into the career conversation and then a variation on this exchange happens:             New Person:...
By Athena Chiera,

Partnering for Success with DC SBDC’s Carl Brown

It doesn’t take long to hear the name Carl Brown when you’re talking about small business empowerment in the Washington, D.C., region. I met Brown several years ago...
By Akia Ashmond Brew,
Lisa Brown Alexander

Lisa Brown Alexander

A missions-driven talent management and culture pioneer you need to know  Social Responsibility is Not Optional in Today’s Economy  In my consulting days as CEO...
By Akia Ashmond Brew,
Mikaila Ulmer: Me & The Bees Lemonade

Mikaila Ulmer: Me & The Bees Lemonade

Creating a Buzz At 14, Ulmer is a seasoned pro in entrepreneurship, having started her company, Me & The Bees Lemonade, when she was a little over four years old. Her...
By Tanya Isley,
Jenny Leung: BellaNove’

Jenny Leung: BellaNove’

Beautiful Nine Many women consider pregnancy to be one of the most exciting times of their lives as they expectantly await the arrival of another tiny human to mold and shape....
By Tanya Isley,
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