Tarrian Grant-Burnett started Beautiful Beginnings by Tarri (BBbyT) when it became apparent she had a natural gift for event planning. Back in her hometown of Baltimore, Maryland, Tarrian was the go to person for planning and designing social parties and corporate events. When she moved to Atlanta she was inspired by the many successful African American entrepreneurs and small businesses that surrounded her. It was then that she knew she wanted to use her own gifts to spark her passion
The Pearl Society is comprised of Purposeful, Engaged and Resilient Leaders (PEARL), who are women leading micro-businesses, community organizations and local businesses or institutions supporting a common goal: a commitment to the success and empowerment of women-owned businesses. Leaders of The Pearl Society enhance The Edge Connection’s commitment to enlighten and encourage women entrepreneurs. Their financial support allows The Edge… [Continue Reading]
The Edge Connection’s Access to Capital program begins by reviewing and analyzing our clients’ credit report and creating a monthly personal budget. We are members of the Credit Builders Alliance, a valuable resource that allows us access to a plethora of financial tools, webinars, and more. Using this information to guide understanding, we work with… [Continue Reading]
The Edge Connections LAUNCH: Explore, Start, Grow, Advance program empowers participants to think strategically and build a plan for their business based on real-world benchmarks and achievable goals. Throughout this process, participant will meet with a consultant on a monthly basis to review their progress. At the end of the “Grow” process clients will have… [Continue Reading]
One of our very own Edge Connection clients was awarded West Cobb’s 2015 Citizen of the year award. Shirley Murphy, the owner of Shirley’s Helping Hands, LLC, started the business in 2010 and has been serving the community since. She provides in-home health care for children and senior citizens. Outside of the business, Shirley is […]
The “Dialogue with Leadership” panel once again proved to be a signature session at the 2015 Forté MBA Women’s Leadership Conference on June 19 in Washington, D.C. Deloitte Senior Partner Jocelyn Cunningham and Walmart Executive Vice President Gisel Ruiz shared candid perspectives about careers and business leadership. Read More….
Project Management Xperts is a consulting and training company that provides clients with a network of highly experienced professionals including project managers, subject matter experts (SMEs), and trainers. Click here to read more about Project Management Xperts….
School is back in session across the country. For some entrepreneurs, back to school means back to business. How do entrepreneurs manage their businesses and school? This article provides insight into strategies for success. Read More…
Know your audience! First, do your due diligence. If you’ve done your research and you’ve communicated what you know up front, you can create a platform to build a long-term relationship. Read More…
Create It Kids Club is an art and performance learning center that strives to build confidence in children ages 4-12. The center offers performing arts programs to teach children how to use their voices, imaginations, unique gifts and talents. Click here to read more about Create It Kids Club