It's About Damn Time: How to Turn Being Underestimated into Your Greatest Advantage

By Arlan Hamilton
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"It's About Damn Time" by Arlan Hamilton is a captivating and inspiring memoir that chronicles Hamilton's remarkable journey from being homeless to becoming a successful venture capitalist. Hamilton, a black, gay woman, shares her personal story of navigating through the predominantly white, male-dominated world of Silicon Valley.

In her book, Hamilton delves into the challenges she faced while trying to secure funding for her own venture capital fund. With an unyielding determination, she fought against the odds and ultimately succeeded in raising millions of dollars to invest in underrepresented entrepreneurs.

Hamilton's book sheds light on the systemic barriers that exist within the venture capital industry, as well as the biases faced by entrepreneurs from marginalized communities. With her candid and empowering voice, she encourages readers to challenge the status quo and embrace their own unique journeys.

"It's About Damn Time" also serves as a practical guide for aspiring entrepreneurs, offering invaluable advice on building networks, negotiating deals, and overcoming setbacks. Hamilton leaves readers with a strong message of hope and resilience, emphasizing the importance of authenticity and persistence in achieving one's goals.

With its gripping storytelling and insightful lessons, "It's About Damn Time" is a must-read for anyone seeking inspiration and guidance in pursuing their dreams, regardless of their background or circumstances. Arlan Hamilton's unwavering determination and unconventional path will undoubtedly inspire readers to defy expectations and redefine success on their own terms.
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