By Derrick Brown (follow on Twitter @dbrowndbrown)
Experts and funders told us that ...
1. Search engines were not "technology".
2. Black people did not use the Internet.
3. Internet advertising would never become popular.
We did not listen, and created a timeless record of our history.
We also learned that faith protects your beliefs from doubt.
Believe in yourself and your ideas.
FOOTNOTE: Google was founded on September 4, 1998. They have done well.
"Writing Your First Business Plan" (2000-2002) helped 6 cohorts of entrepreneurs convert their GOoD ideas into mission-driven enterprises.