We are on to the LAST next component of the business plan: The Executive Summary. THE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY SHOULD BE THE LAST THING YOU ADD TO YOUR BUSINESS PLAN! The reason for this is because the executive summary is a SUMMARY of all the components of your BP. What is an EXECUTIVE SUMMARY? An executiveContinue reading “BUSINESS PLANNING 101: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY (LAST)”

What Is E-commerce? Examples and Benefits

If you ever wondered what e-commerce was or you were interested in starting an e-commerce business this is the post for you! I am going to give you definitions, examples and benefits of e-commerce! What is E-commerce? E-commerce is the buying and selling of good or services via the internet. Types of E-commerce: Business toContinue reading “What Is E-commerce? Examples and Benefits”


Annie Malone is considered to be one of the first African American women to be considered a millionaire. She developed a line of non-damaging hair straighteners, oils and hair-stimulant products for African American women. She promoted her products door to door. Annie opened her first shop in St. Louis in 1902. One of her bestContinue reading “WOCINBIZ HIGHLIGHT #3: ANNIE MALONE”

Business Planning 101: Introductory Page (w/EXAMPLES)

As I promised in The Importance of a Business Plan, I will be taking you on the journey of writing your very own business plan! We will be starting with the Introductory Page. Components of the Introductory Page: Name of business When trying to come up with a name for your business focus on theContinue reading “Business Planning 101: Introductory Page (w/EXAMPLES)”

Dividend Aristocrats and Dividend Kings

Investing in dividend paying companies is a good way to receive passive income! Today, I want to share with you some of my favorite dividend aristocrats and dividend kings! Dividend Aristocrats are companies who have increased their dividend for at least 25 consecutive years. My favorite dividend aristocrats: AT&T Inc. (T) Atmos Energy (ATO) Becton,Continue reading “Dividend Aristocrats and Dividend Kings”