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“Although many recent events have been unfortunate, the Black community has awakened to the fact that they can create opportunities and use resources within their own communities,” says Phillip Dunn, a BOB (Black-Owned Business) advocate and CEO of A Seat At The Table a company that seeks to generate more business for BOBs. “We’ve recently seen a reconnection of sorts within the culture [that’s] bringing Black Americans closer together,” says Dunn. “The ongoing events have forced the community to look inward for solutions.” Read the rest of the article
Questions for discussion:
Do you agree that there has been a resurgence to do business with other black-owned businesses after last years unfortunate events?
Are you personally doing more business with other black-owned businesses?