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Founders of Just Us Books
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Just Us Books Brings Justice To The Black Community

Historically, Black people and other people of color have struggled to get their pieces published. Just Us Books, a publishing company founded by Wade and Cheryl Hudson, provided a solution. The pair founded the company in October 1988, a time when taking on this feat

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It’s Time To Talk About Our Chronic Illnesses, Says KERB Founder

Kayla Erb is a 27-year-old grad student, disability advocate, small business owner, and podcast host based in Rhode Island. After eight years of struggling through pelvic pain, ruptured ovarian cysts, and inflammation throughout her esophagus, stomach, and ilium, among other symptoms, Erb was diagnosed with Crohn’s

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How Smoothie King Was Founded

Smoothie King has come a long way from the small experimental kitchen in Louisiana that it was born in. Its founder, Steve Kuhnau, created the smoothie business, pioneering and innovating one of the biggest markets in food. Under his leadership, and later Wan Kim’s, the

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3 Women Who Are Killing It In Male-Dominated Industries

When working in male-dominated industries, women face many challenges. A few of these challenges include society’s beliefs on women’s capabilities and the stereotypes surrounding what women are “supposed” to do. And still, to this day, there are issues with the gender pay gap. However, despite

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Ingvar Kamprad and The Building of Ikea

Ikea is a staple for college kids like me across the globe. What started with cheap, easy to build furniture has become so much more. The company has gone global, driven by the dreams of the founder, Ingvar Kamprad. The native Swede came from nearly

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A Guide to Starting a Waste Management Business

If you want a growth industry, then waste management is one of the best options. People are generating a lot of trash as the population increases, the heaps of waste also increases. This waste needs to be hauled away, disposed of, or recycled. Starting a

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Setting The Record Straight On Overall Health Worldwide

In the capital city of Anchorage, Alaska, one woman decided to take on the health epidemic and fight it till she succeeded. That woman is entrepreneur and medical professional, Zoi Maroudas, who has almost single-handedly spearheaded a new way of feeding our children and ourselves. Coming