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Thursday, June 30, 2016


4 Clear Signs You Are Ready To Start Your Own Business.

June 16, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) More and more people are turning to business as a way of life. And why not – there are much worse ways to spend your time, after all. Done right, running a business can be both enjoyable and a lucrative money earner. If you are also passionate about what you are doing, then it is even better. Most people who run their own... [Read more...]

Money Going to Washington, D.C.

June 15, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) According to a New York Post article (May 22, 2016), in just two years, Hillary Clinton — former first lady, senator from New York and secretary of state — collected over $21 million in speaking fees. These fees were paid by Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank, Fidelity Investments, UBS, Bank of America and... [Read more...]

New Business Owners…Learn the IT Terms You Need to Run Your Business.

June 15, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It would be silly to go into business without knowing something of how advertising works. No, you don’t have to be an advertising professional. But when you are talking to advertising professionals, you at least need to know what they mean by SEO. The same kind of thing is true for inventory, business taxes, and payroll. If... [Read more...]

Seven financial tips a black woman should follow: How black women can get back on track financially.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Being female and black is hard when it comes to money because that’s how many of us as women struggle to survive on. So many of us are living check to check and not thinking about things at the long-term aspect. Yet there’s seven things a black woman needs to follow to get herself back on track financially: 1. Stop treating... [Read more...]

From the Passenger Side: What to Do When You’re Hurt in a Car Accident.

June 14, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) You were just injured in a car accident. Or, maybe a friend of loved one was. What do you (or they) do now? Here’s what expert lawyers know that you need to. Determining Fault Professional attorneys, like Colley & Colley, know that the first issue that any insurance company will try to resolve is who is at fault. And, if... [Read more...]

A Guide To The Most Important Aspects Of Property Investment.

June 14, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Money, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) If you’ve been considering investing for a while, you’re most probably considering property investment. Compared to other opportunities, such as stocks and shares, property investment comes with a much lower level of risk. There’s also the bonus that to become a property investor; you don’t need to have any specific skills. Of... [Read more...]

FCC’s political bias exposed once again.

June 12, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Politics, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) To those who don’t know – most outside of the media industry have little familiarity with this – there has been a tragedy of the commons going on for a couple of decades now that has ultimately resulted in the elimination of diverse voices in media. The tragedy of the commons is belied by the seeming proliferation of minority... [Read more...]

Think For Yourself.

June 11, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Health, News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Every day many of us older adults shake our heads as we watch young people follow the crowd, think in groups and act or react with little or no individuality. Many of us assume it is because they have not grown into their identity – and that is likely true in most cases. But what we do not realize is that far too many of... [Read more...]

Black People; Accountability.

June 8, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Black people talk a lot about accountability, especially as it relates to politicians. How do we do that? How can you hold someone accountable who is not accountable to you? Most politicians, Black ones included, couldn’t care less about what we think or what we do, so where is the incentive for them to be accountable to us?... [Read more...]

Leaders Need To Follow Through On Their Promises Of Action.

June 3, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Last Wednesday a new refrigerator was delivered to the house. Before that happened, my mind kept wondering if the current refrigerator, which was failing fast, would produce something memorable before its final hours or go out like a lamb. It decided to strike out, so around 7:30 in the morning it started to leak from the hose... [Read more...]

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