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Will Your Passion Make You Money In Business With Rachel Brooks

7/16/2013 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

In the Startup world we always hear people say follow your passion, chase your passions or some other iteration of that. However; is chasing your passion really going to help you build a business?

Our July Meetup will consist of a 40 minute talk followed by a 20 minute Q&A with Rachel Brooks, who is the Cofounder and CEO of Citizen Made! Rachel is an entrepreneur, developer and speaker. After her time in the fashion and advertising world, Rachel decided to build a tech startup and has not looked back. Rachel believes that entrepreneurs should chase obsessions over their passions. She will tell us why along with some of the lessons she has learned through her journey.

You will learn:

- The difference between obsession and passion

- How to obtain funding

- How to build your initial team

- How to build a technology business

About The Phat Startup Meetup

Join us to discuss Technology Entrepreneurship and how Hip Hop plays a role in business. We bring together thought leaders from various industries so you can learn what it takes to be successful in business. By sharing the knowledge we have all obtained, we can create an ecosystem that could provide value for all generations. We do so via The Phat Startup website.

At these meetups you will be able to learn from successful entrepreneurs, network with fellow Hip Hop enthusiast, and discuss strategies that can assist others while buildingtheir businesses.


6:00 - 7:00 PM Meet the crew, light refreshments.

7:00 - 8:00 PM 40 Minute interactive conversation followed by a 20 minute Q&A

8:00 - 9:00 PM Networking and connection building

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