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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Why Competition Is Such a Good Thing for Business.

August 23, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Competition in business can be a scary thing. And I’m not here to tell you that you shouldn’t be worried about competition. The point of this article isn’t to say that worrying about competition is wrong because competition is good. The fact is that it’s that worry that can actually be the good thing about competition. If... [Read more...]

Mental Health: How To Seek Help And Get Back On Track.

August 23, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( When it comes to seeking help for mental health issues, a lot of people can feel worried about what others might say. Even though there is a lot more public awareness of the issues, it can still feel as though there is a stigma attached to admitting to problems. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. Once you open up and... [Read more...]

Alabama and Auburn Football – The Ultimate Plantations In Alabama.

August 22, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Alabama is known for many things like being the 4th most corrupt state in the country, systemic oppression, mass incarceration, and being the most religious state in the country. But what most people in Alabama care about more than their conservatism and religion is Football, Football, Football, Football. And it’s the... [Read more...]

Chicago Poverty, Desperation in World-Class City.

August 18, 2016 by  
Filed under Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Chicago is one of America’s greatest cities. Yet, many of its residents live in terror in what is virtually a war zone. When a demented killer slayed 49 in a gun rampage in Orlando, Fla., there was national attention. Presidential candidates called for escalating the fight against the Islamic State in the Middle East, even... [Read more...]

Vaping: A Black Man’s Friend.

August 18, 2016 by  
Filed under Health, Money, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( The Expenses of Addiction Look, addiction’s expensive. You know this. What’s a pack of smokes, six dollars today? How addicted are you? Do you smoke a pack a day? That’s $42.00 a week, or $168.00 a month. If you go the carton route, it isn’t much cheaper; even rolling tobacco gets expensive quick. Meanwhile,... [Read more...]

3 Things Your Employer Should Never Ask Of You.

August 18, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Employees are always worried about saying no to their boss. They don’t want to be thought of as a worker that won’t go the extra mile. Or, as a problem in the office. Worse still, you can be thought of as someone who isn’t a team player. All these phrases have one thing in common. They don’t really mean anything at all.... [Read more...]

Make Sure Your New Job is Right for You.

August 18, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( There are many things you should do when starting a new job. And one of the key ones is to consider whether it’s right for you. After a few months in the role, you should be able to determine whether a job is right for you. Do You Get on With People? You really do need to be sure you get on with the people you’re working... [Read more...]

F/T Entrepreneur: Yes You Can.

August 17, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( In this article I am going to tell you how to become a full time entrepreneur, pure and simple. Have I done it? Yes, I have owned a full time business for over 13 years which has also included training thousands of new entrepreneurs when I was a business development specialist. It is not as hard as you may think to own a successful... [Read more...]

Three Attitudes that Block Your Dreams.

August 17, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( The poet T.S. Eliot once said life is risky business and if you aren’t careful, you won’t make it out alive. I am convinced the reason most people haven’t ‘made it out alive’ is because they have lost connection with their dreams. Our dreams give our lives resonance and meaning; they propel us forward in the pursuit... [Read more...]

Bernie Sanders Political Revolution, Hillary Clinton take notes.

August 16, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( It looks increasingly likely that Hillary Clinton, a self-described “progressive who likes to get things done,” will have her chance starting next January. But how much that’s progressive will she actually be able to get done? The Senate may flip to the Democrats but there’s almost no way Democrats will... [Read more...]

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