Minority Business Access

Whether you’re an entrepreneur who is just starting out in business or you’ve been in business for twenty years, you don’t want to miss our podcast, Minority Business Access.

The road to becoming a successful entrepreneur is fraught with trials and challenges, especially with limited capital and resources. In this podcast, host Solomon Ali will be advising you on how to avoid the pit-falls so you can stay and thrive in business.

While it’s true that it’s hard to start a business without money, especially if you’re coming from a disadvantaged or minority sector, there are always ways to access those funds you need to bootstrap your business. Learn all you need to know about gaining access to capital to jumpstart your journey to entrepreneurial success only here at Minority Business Access.

Here at Minority Business Access, business whiz Solomon Ali will be giving you the step by step guide, the inspiration, and the encouragement to go out there, raise capital, and move forward with your dreams and goals.

Each episode of Minority Business Access will address areas of concern and opportunity for new and established businesses. For owners and entrepreneurs in business for less than 5 years, our podcast will cover topics such as Corporation Set Up, Employee/Payroll Management, Business Credit and Capital Raises, Taxes, and Insurance, to name a few.

For older, more established businesses, we explore topics such as Expansion, Increased Working Capital, Investments, Regulatory Issues, Insurance, Private vs. Public structure, and Exit Strategies for the small business owner and the investors.


Pursuing Your Entrepreneurial Calling With Lisa Nicole Cloud

  Many entrepreneurs started their journey working in corporate jobs. Realizing they’d prefer working for themselves and not for someone else, they pivot into owning their own businesses. This is a story that is also familiar with Lisa Nicole Cloud, who is now a...

Hemp Industry: Growing Your Own Business With Tariq Bey

  The hemp business is a growing industry as its demand continues to increase globally. In this episode, Tariq Bey, the CEO and Founder of NorthStar Genetics and Smoke and Grow Rich, gives us a tour around the hemp industry. Being an entrepreneur, he explains to...

Starting And Scaling A Cigar Business With Nasiyr Bey

  The cigar industry is a lucrative business, but only if you know how to scale it by continuously impressing your clients. In this episode, Solomon Ali interviews Aroma Cigar ETC’s owner, Nasiyr Bey, about his personal life, starting up, and being motivated to...