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Representation matters. The voice of successful black professionals makes a difference. Trailblazers.FM is an interview style podcast, exploring stories of today's successful black professionals, entrepreneurs, creatives and thought leaders. Through these conversations, listeners gain access to the wisdom, resources and tools of these accomplished professionals, to gain the know-how, confidence and motivational mission fuel needed to blaze their own trail.
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Feb 13, 2017

Devin Robinson (known to many as Professor Devin) talks with us today about the plight of black-owned businesses and shares why he believes that the knowledge and resources needed to succeed are different for black entrepreneurs than for others.  Devin is a business and economics professor and author of eight self-help books. 

Devin's Episode Outline:

02:16 What are you most grateful for right now?
03:32 What ignited the desire to become an entrepreneur?
08:00 Talk about Entrepreneurship being the 21st Century Civil Rights Movement
10:33 What is the biggest barrier to business ownership?
13:38 What were some challenges and failures along your path and what did you learn from them?
19:35 Devin shares the 4 steps that any aspiring entrepreneur should take to lay the right foundation for success
26:19 How do you go about finding the right people to bring into your organizations?
29:57 What's one thing you wish you'd known before starting your entrepreneurial journey?
34:25 Share one action our future trailblazers should commit to this week to help them blaze their trail?

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