Detara Finds Funding for Her Business

This Is Small Business

Feb 21 2023 • 39 mins

On Episode 15 of This is Small Business, Andrea Marquez tries to demystify the fear around all things money by talking about some ways to approach funding your small business. First up, Detara Williams, co-founder of Darlyng & Co., talks about her personal relationship with money and some really helpful tips on bootstrapping, loans, and her personal favorite and current funding method: pitching for grants. Next, Kerry Hannon, senior columnist and on-air expert at Yahoo Finance who’s written more than a dozen books on entrepreneurship, joins Andrea for a chat about the different methods of funding and how to choose one that works best for your small business. Join Andrea as she gathers a bunch of useful tips that she’ll be storing in her small business playbook.

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