Wednesday, September 28, 2016


Are You Making Any of These Major Body Language Mistakes?

September 20, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Health, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Regardless of whether you’re just starting your career and you’re going on job interviews, or you’re an experienced professional who wants to find ways to propel your career ahead more quickly, body language is an essential component. Unfortunately, even people who have been in the workforce for decades may not have a grasp... [Read more...]

“Sweet Unity” Among African-Americans.

September 17, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Great news! In the tradition of those who have called for supporting our African relatives in some form or another, THE One Million Conscious and Conscientious Black Contributors and Voters, has developed one way to do just that. In addition to creating more conscious Black millionaires via our own “cash mob,” we have consummated... [Read more...]

Black Enterprise, Black Business – Success or Failure?

September 15, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In 2001, I spoke at the National Black Expo, in Chicago. The theme was centered on one of most troubling factors related to the economic survival of Black people in the United States: The Low Success Rate of African American Businesses. But as Jazzman, Les McCann, so pertinently asked thirty years ago, “Compared to what?”... [Read more...]

Stress Management (From an Experienced, Anxiety-Riddled Individual).

September 15, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There are different types of stress we all experience which could be acute or chronic. The stress may lead to anger, irritability, and anxiety as well as physical stress (heartburn, rapid heartbeat, blood pressure increase). Stress is slowly killing us; there’s the day to day experiences which are fine but the bigger stressors... [Read more...]

How To Ask For Advice Or Criticism.

September 14, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) No one likes criticism; let’s get that out of the way. What we want is constructive advice on how to get better or how to solve problems. When it comes to me, the only time I want advice is when I ask for it. Over the years I’ve had to learn “how” to ask for it. In other words, when I ask for advice I want something... [Read more...]

Election Year, More Politics.

September 14, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Election year politics generates much rhetoric and confusion. And the media often adds its spin. But, fortunately, there are some books around that deal with reality and can cut through the nonsense. Most of these books were not written during this election year, but what they presented can be very eye-opening on the issues raised... [Read more...]

Wonder Wheels: The Best Car Rental Apps for Android and iOS.

September 14, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) If you decide to rent a car, whether in your local area or on holiday, part of the difficulty involves finding the most suitable car at the best price. Fortunately, there are lots of smartphone apps these days that can make finding a vehicle much quicker and easier. Here are a few of the best that are currently available for... [Read more...]

Black Community in 2016.

September 13, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Education, Money, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Ordinarily, it is not a good idea to base how you vote on just one issue. But if black lives really matter, as they should matter like all other lives, then it is hard to see any racial issue that matters as much as education. The government could double the amount of money it spends on food stamps or triple the amount it spends... [Read more...]

The Moral Origins of Republican Donald Trump’s Improbable Rise to Power.

September 13, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As if to compound the insult to American power represented by the world’s vociferous rejection of the Bush doctrine, the U.S. found itself in 2008 facing the biggest economic disaster since the great recession. The collapse was so stark, so sudden, and so unavoidable that several of America’s largest and most venerable financial... [Read more...]

The Slave Mindset: Our Most Deadly Enemy.

September 13, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The most dangerous enemy we face in the African American community today is neither the Caucasian man nor the police. It is rather the slave mindset that infects generation after generation within the African American community. It is the mindset than promotes self instead of unity. It is the individualistic mindset that cannot... [Read more...]

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