I never knew life would take me into the world of entreprenuership. I remember graduating from college at the tender age of 21 and wanting to move up the corporate ladder. I thought being CEO or CFO was everything and working in corporate America was suppose to be the American dream. Boy was I wrong when reality slapped me in the face and I realized it was a lot harder than I thought. Probably even harder based on my demographics as women of color. I think the most important thing was being realistic with myself and asking myself what I wanted in life. I knew I loved marketing but the social pressures of wanting a good life and making good money became a constant voice in the back of me head. I don't think I even paid attention to the fact that I was just checking things off boxes and not actually internalizing my