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Transforming a Hobby to a Business

The inspiration for entrepreneurship is limitless, and an activity that you do in your free time can be transformed into a part-time job that supplements your income or a new career. Discover a new hobby, refine an old one or understand if it can lead to a small business.

Historical Context Reflects in Today’s Business Community

Understand ways to improve your start-up by learning from prominent African American business leaders, and how the past influences the business community today.

Understand Your Industry, Making Data Work for You

Have you considered starting your own business? Or perhaps you have an existing business and you are thinking of investing money in order to increase foot traffic and brand awareness. Analyzing your industry can help you to in better understanding your competition, growth patterns and risks. Before spending money, it’s...

Entrepreneurship: A Form of Literacy

The Dallas Public Library is partnering with the City of Dallas' Office of Economic Development, helping to foster a culture of partnership and collaboration. Together, the two City departments are combining their unique resources to create new virtual and physical spaces for people to learn and practice entrepreneurship, while having...