In this remastered podcast episode of United Black America Radio we roll out the red, black, and green carpet for one of our most accomplished Black business owners in the Midwest. Lajuana Whitmore is the Executive Director of the Jeremiah Program where she helps families transform their lives from poverty to prosperity with strategic leadership in the areas of education, employment and early childhood programs, new program development, fundraising, and communications.
She rolls out the step by step method she uses to take Black entrepreneurs from not having ideas all the way up to becoming a profitable business owner!
LaJuana Whitmore holds a Certified Specialization in Launching Innovative Businesses, a Bachelor of Science Degree in Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship, and is currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Public and Nonprofit Administration.
If that wasn’t enough, she is a member of The Association of Accredited Small Business Consultants (AASBC), The Association for Strategic Planning (ASP), and Metro Independent Business Alliance (Metro IBA). What does all that mean? She knows how to help Black startups and Black Businesses challenge their business models and conceive new ones!
Here Is What You Will Learn
✓ How to identify profitable opportunities to start your business around
✓ Whether or not your idea is really a good idea (according to the market)
✓ How entrepreneurs in ‘unsexy’ businesses gain media attention
✓ Ways Black entrepreneurs can turn one idea into multiple streams of income
✓ How you can get customers to pay you for a product BEFORE you create it
…and The FIRST question that should come out of your mouth whenever you meet a potential customer!
Resources Mentioned In This Episode
✓ You can find Lajuana Whitmore and her services by clicking here 👉🏿 https://www.lajuanawhitmore.com/
✓ I cant recommend Fiverr enough. If you are looking for virtual assistants to make logos for you, help you with website issues, or edit videos for cheap, check out Fiverr here 👉🏿 https://www.panafricanalliance.com/fiverr
And here are the books Lajuana mentioned in this episode…
- Christensen, Clayton M. (Author)
- English (Publication Language)
- 336 Pages - 10/04/2011 (Publication Date) - HarperBusiness (Publisher)
About United Black America Radio
From 2013 until 2018, UBA Radio served as the voice of United Black America. The podcast won the ‘Best Black History Podcast on Itunes’ in 2016, earned more than 90 5-star reviews, and more than 300,000 downloads.
Unfortunately, in 2018 social media platforms and iTunes began systematically oppressing Black content creators and all episodes of United Black America Radio were erased.
Today, we are re-uploading remastered episodes on our Black owned servers to ensure the information contained in these episodes are never destroyed again.
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