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Allergy-Friendly App Updates

New Features Announcement: Save time and find more product details. Adding more prepackaged label information all in one place. We listened to your initial feedback and made some updates. Here are the latest updates regarding the Korean Convenience mobile app.  New features include: brand name search, meat and drink filter, USD/Korean Won toggle, ice cream […]

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Food Equality Initiative Highlight

Press Coverage: Sponsor Highlight We are so thrilled to be featured in the Food Equality Initiative Sponsor Highlight and Magazine in their March/April Issue! About Food Equality Initiative F.E.I. mission is to end hunger in the food allergy and celiac disease community since 2014. Recently, they expanded their services to include all diet-treated illnesses and […]

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How I Started A Business In South Korea

This guest post is written by Richard, a small business owner who moved to South Korea to teach English to adults.  Eventually, he shifted to opening a successful translation company.  Having traveled to over sixty countries, his love for travel and living the digital nomadic lifestyle was nonstop until the pandemic.   Discover how he adjusted […]

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Where To Buy Korean Food

Korean Food & Snacks Options  Shopping online for Korean snacks and drinks has never been easier than it’s right now.  Bulgogi has been added to the Oxford dictionary as well as several Kpop terms.  However, nothing is beating the popularity of Korean movies, dramas, and variety shows. More people than ever are looking for Dalgona […]

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Mobile App Development Costs

Unexpected Costs Of Building A Mobile App I was prepared to pay a set price to develop and publish my mobile application.  However, I was not aware of the additional costs that came along with publishing the app.  The list below is taking into account that you’ve already created and published your website, and built […]

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How To Read Korean Food Labels

Tips for identifying brand names, ingredients, and nutritional information  Food labels are already difficult to understand, add in another language and it can become an almost impossible task.  Whether you’re looking for one of the major top allergens or have another dietary restriction, these tips will help you translate the product name, ingredients, and nutrition […]

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Advice From A Non-Technical Founder

Document, Timeline & Communication Method As an African American entrepreneur I have my fair share of challenges if I want to build a mobile application. For starters I can’t code, I don’t have a technical co-founder, and I don’t have personal connections with any software developers.  Yet, I still wanted to develop my mobile application […]

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Season Greetings & Happy New Year

2020 Year In Review Dear Subscribers and Readers, It’s certainly been an interesting year, and I’d like to thank you for your engagement, and participation throughout 2020. Yes, it’s been a tough year, between the pandemic, and the Black Lives Matter movement.  Yet the country showed its determination to change and it has been amazing […]

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Let’s Care Podcast Interview

Interview with Matt Scott A notice was sent out to the Seed Spot Entrepreneurs to discuss their entrepreneurial experience this year.  It was a call for individuals who often don’t feel heard or seen in the startup space.  I responded to the email because less than a week prior I had completely failed an investor […]

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Black Business Owner In Korea Interview

Cultural Strides Abroad  Jason Holmes is a black-owned business owner who founded the online business Kimchi Socks LLC based out of America and here in South Korea, Songtan Mugs.  Kimchi Socks LLC is an accessories brand that focuses on selling socks tied to various community groups. In a similar space, Jason created Songtan Mugs, where […]