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Tuesday, August 4, 2015


An MBA Can Lead to the Career Boost You’re Craving.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The MBA (Masters in Business Administration) is the single most sought-after degree in the United States. Why? Because employers are demanding more from their workforces, so if you want to advance yourself in business you’ll need to prove your skills and knowledge. An MBA is proof of your expertise, and according to Howard... [Read more...]

Financial Knowledge is Power.

July 25, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It’s no secret that African-Americans have been exploited financially in America. It was only a few decades ago that phrases like “Negroes and other Undesirables” were written in federal United States housing law, in order to prevent people of color from becoming people of property. The effects of this legislation alone... [Read more...]

Domestic Violence Prevention: How Far Have We Come?

July 25, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Has the face of domestic violence changed? Or are we still fighting the same old battles? Here are some of the latest statistics in the fight against domestic abuse. What Exactly Is Domestic Violence? Domestic violence is a pattern of behavior that’s used by an individual to establish and maintain control over another person.... [Read more...]

Four Ways Effective Leadership Help an Organization Thrive.

July 23, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Businesses require a lot of elements to transform from a simple concept to industry leading examples of success. One particular factor that weighs heavily along the road to success is the presence of effective leadership. Whether the organization is led by a single person or a group of people, the guiding hands and thoughts of... [Read more...]

Black Folks; The “After-Math”.

July 21, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Now that the confederate flag has been taken down, complete with honor guard and pomp and circumstance, what are Black folks going to do now? Another question is, “what does the math of the aftermath look like?” Everything boils down to economics/business at some point, so let’s take a look at the past few weeks to see... [Read more...]

Beyond Reasonable Doubt: Advice for Being Charged With a Crime You Didn’t Commit.

July 13, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) You know the drill: “innocent until proven guilty.” But, what if you really are innocent and you’re being charged with a heinous act? Here’s what you need to do to protect yourself. Plead The Fifth There is no legal privilege to stay silent. It’s a legal right. While many people pay lip service to the idea that you... [Read more...]

Make the Switch: Why E-cigarettes are the Right Choice.

July 7, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It’s no secret that smoking traditional fire and tobacco cigarettes is proven to be a long-term health risk for both yourself and those friends and family surrounding you. On top of this they have many other negative consequences, like their exorbitant cost, terrible smell, and the discoloring it does to your teeth. A great... [Read more...]

Black Unemployment Rate Drops To Lowest Level Since 2008 Great Recession!

July 7, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The new numbers reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) when it comes to the black unemployment rate were favorable. Blacks as a worker group have the highest unemployment rate of any of the worker groups followed by the BLS. The unemployment number for June showed African Americans as a group dropping to their lowest... [Read more...]

Careers in Nursing that Pay Well – Nurse Anesthetists.

July 1, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) If you are an RN who is looking for a field in nursing that offers a huge amount of autonomy and a high rate of pay, have you considered furthering your career as a nurse anesthetist? This is an exciting step to take when looking to further your career and one that can provide a higher-than-average salary in most cases. Here... [Read more...]

Yes, Power Talkers and Power Listeners.

June 28, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Now there are some ‘practical’ things we can do. We begin the process of building a greater economic base. And at the same time, we are putting pressure where it really hurts. I ask you to follow through here.” MLK Those words were spoken by Martin Luther King the night before he was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee,... [Read more...]

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