4-26-21 SCORE Fox Valley Roundtable - Female Minority Owned Businesses April 26, 2021, 12:00pm CDT April 26, 2021, 1:00pm CDT
ZOOM Meeting/ Join Via Zoom Invite
ZOOM Meeting/ Join Via Zoom Invite

SCORE Fox Valley Member Deidre McGee will present an entrepreneurial feature entitled: "If I knew THEN what I Know NOW." the series shares real talk from the real-life experiences of business ownership. This advice comes from the perspective of doing business as a Black Female Entrepreneur. Deidre will go back to the beginning of her business, and share five insights which are rich in takeaway value. They include:
You do not need a super-sexy , expensive Website to get started.
The reality of the time it takes, and the how hard it is to get a business off the ground.
Review of excuses that Customers give for not paying their invoices on time, or not paying the invoice. Also reviewing Customers who do not live up to their agreements.
The overwhelming number of people who pretend to be experts that exist.
How ironic business is! Based on all of the time, work, and difficulties to build a business, it is time well spent.
Deidre McGee is a Certified Career Management, Life, and Leadership Coach, who is the founder of Twelve Stones Coaching, LLC. Deidre holds a BA Degree in Business Administration from Loyola University of Chicago, and a Masters Degree in Management and Organizational Behavior from Benedictine University. Her career spans 30 years :leadership Development. Deidre focuses on integrating coaching techniques and helpful tools with compassion and understanding to help women boldly pursue their dreams.