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Total loan: $5,500


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Baltimore, MD, United States / Retail

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Emad's story

I was born and raised in Yemen, started working before college with multiple NGOs to gain skills and experience--starting with 15 years in operations management. I'm skilled in exceeding sales goals, experienced in fast-paced environment and demonstrate strong organizational and multitasking skills. I have strong budgeting and forecasting skills and a merchandising background coupled with an exceptional sense of customer service. I have also gained in-depth knowledge of cash and inventory management, all of which have helped me with my business today. After learning these skills, I was waiting for the chance to change my career and become more independent. So I decided to start my own business.