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Drug Deals Gone Bad and the South Side of Chicago: How One Entrepreneur Rebounded From Rock Bottom

Listen to Brandon Carter tell the remarkable story of how he turned his life around.
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Brandon Carter pulled a gun on a small boy during a drug deal. His father committed suicide and his friends are dead or in prison. How did he make it out of the south side of Chicago and into a new life as a successful entrepreneur?

In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Gerard Adams sits down with Carter to talk about dealing with adversity, hitting rock bottom and, most importantly, bouncing back.

Click play to learn more about her journey.

See more episodes of Leaders Create Leaders Season 1 and 2 on Gerard Adam's YouTube channel

Related: Mona Patel Had to Fight Her Heritage to Become a Successful Entrepreneur: What You Can Learn From Her Story and Courage

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