Recent John Hope Bryant Blog Posts
Inspired: How anyone can go from a $500 investment in oneself, to running a $1 million company in a year.Sometimes big, bold dreams come in the most unassuming packages. This was the case when I stepped into an Uber car during a recent trip to Denver, Colorado and discovered a young man pursuing his version of the American Dream. He started with a modest $500 investment, that he made in himself — and a year later he finds himself with a real enterprise with revenues approaching 1M in annual income. Read this LinkedIn Influencers piece, and be inspired. I was just writing it. We can change our world. We can become the change we want to see in our world. We start, by becoming the CEO of YOU. This is precisely the vision I lay out for people’s lives in my now bestselling book “How The Poor Can Save Capitalism: Rebuilding the Path to the Middle Class. The Solution for the 100%,” and what I plan on expanding on more deeply in the booking I am currently writing, tentatively titled “The Memo.” I Let me know what you think. Let’s go… John Hope Bryant Liberation for $500. Becoming the CEO of You. Nov 23, 2015 “When you cannot find a job, create one.” John Hope Bryant, founder, Operation HOPE People keep telling me, “John, I cannot find a job with this big Fortune 500 company, or that big Fortune 500 company.” I remind them that while big companies do a lot of important things right – from incredibly important aspects of GDP, to American competitiveness and global growth — hiring lots of people as a growth strategy is not one of them. That my friends happens to be the... read more
“Civil rights was waged and won in the streets, and silver rights will be waged and won in the suites. Both movements required a compilation of partners, organizations and collaborators, all focused on one, shared, central mission and mandate: systemic, transformational change at scale.
And unfortunately, there’s enough poverty and problems to go around.
There’s enough work — for us all to do. Let’s go…”
John Hope Bryant, founder of Operation HOPE