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Saturday, September 5, 2015


The top 9 dumb things that Black people need to stop doing.

August 17, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) 1. Stop voting for candidates who visit your church just to buy your vote; The easiest way to get a lot of black votes is to show up at church with a big donation (usually to the infamous building fund) and an invite from the senior pastor to say “a few words.”  Please, please, please stop throwing support to the most recent... [Read more...]

Entrepreneurial Ideas for Men Who Have Manual Labor Experience.

August 13, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) As a father and husband, providing for the family is one of the top priorities. Starting your own full time business or side gig can be a great example for men to show their children, but it is also a great way to provide jobs for other men and women in the community. What many men in urban communities are unaware of is the rather... [Read more...]

Ole Sol-U-tions.

August 9, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) With as much meaningless and non-redeeming information being discussed on radio and TV among Black folks, I often wonder if we even want to hear solutions to our problems, much less do anything to help solve them. It seems we want to spend most of our time posing silly questions and discussing issues that lead to yet another... [Read more...]

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  
Filed under Business, Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

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...]

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