Respect Your Roots: Black Business Entrepreneurship in the Face of Slavery


Entrepreneurship Education / Wednesday, October 10th, 2007

Great article from Black Business History Briefs detailing the participation of slaves in the free enterprise system. It’s often been said that you don’t know where you’re going unless you know where you come from. Well, if these early entrepreneurs could find success despite the greatest adversity to ever affect our community, then certainly we can maximize our opportunities create wealth in the current day. Link: Black Business History Briefs: African Slave Participation in the Free Enterprise System.

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