Bernard Dillard | THE BRAND
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Bernard L. Dillard is the founder and owner of Bring Bernard, LLC, an entity whose mission is threefold. The primary goals of the organization are:

Promote reading and literacy through self-publishing and editing of select works.

BerNerd Publishing focuses on producing high-quality self-published works.  It also provides proofreading services for select manuscripts and documents.

Inspire others to overcome any setbacks and challenges en route to fulfilling their own potential. This is accomplished through speaking engagements, panels, etc.

For speaking engagements, Dillard seeks to connect with audiences in order to encourage them to aim high.  In particular, he tries to incorporate modern-day pop-culture references as he tries to help listeners find hope amid their struggle.

To strengthen the level of financial literacy among youth and adults.

Talking points based on age group:

Middle School

  • The Value of a Dollar
  • Needs vs. Wants
  • Developing a Good Work Ethic
  • Understanding Debt


  • The Prepaid Card Nightmare
  • Understanding the Credit Score
  • Best Savings Plans for the College Student
  • Needs vs. Wants

High School

  • Needs vs. Wants
  • Credit: Friend or Foe?
  • Working Smarter, Not Harder
  • Saving and Investing


  • Needs vs. Wants
  • Do You Have a Will or a Won’t
  • Economic Outpatient Care
  • The Psychology of Spending

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