Bootstrapping: Not my Abuelo's American Dream

This is a FABULOUS post from BeVisible a network for professional Latinas that deeply resonated with me and the reality of entrepreneurship.  Too many rosy stories do not encourage entrepreneurship, they make the journey dangerous for those that truly leaving the security of an office job.


So, here it is:


Bootstrapping has long been touted as the way to “make it” in America. My Abuelo himself, always cites his own unlikely story as proof that it works. The truth is, my Abuelo grew up during the Span…

Source: Bootstrapping: Not my Abuelo’s American Dream

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Gilda (Gigi) Pedraza

Executive Director and Founder Latino Community Fund (LCF Georgia) Social Entrepreneur, Community Advocate, Latina, Mom, Wife. Lover of Life.

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