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  • Get to know the new boss before you take the job
    What Every Job Hunter Needs to Know About Assessing Their Future Boss

    When you’re searching for a new job, you’re also taking on a new boss. That decision, and knowing about the new boss in advance, could have a big impact on your current happiness and...

    • Posted January 1, 2021
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  • Who you should spend holidays with can be a challenging decsion
    4 Things You Should Think ABout For the Holidays

    4 Things to Consider When Choosing Who to Spend Your Holidays With The holidays are undoubtedly a time when you want to spend as many hours as possible doing memorable things with those you...

    • Posted December 25, 2020
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  • Diversity plans may actually block advancement
    Black Employees, Excluded by Diversity Initiatives

    Black workers are missing out on viable tracks to the C-Suite, which may be the cause of their absence there. Black employees, who are the focus of a myriad of diversity programs designed to...

    • Posted December 18, 2020
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  • Relocation can be stressful but still necessary
    Is relocation for a new job really worth it?

    You love the new opportunity! There’s one big catch…it’s not even remotely close to where you live. Sometimes relocation is unavoidable for you to get that perfect position. You have to leave your hometown...

    • Posted December 11, 2020
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  • Tattoos at work have gone mainstream
    Tattoos at work: Share them or hide them?

    Now more than ever, for millennials especially, having at least one tattoo has made its way into ubiquity. Gone are the days of only those with shady backgrounds and associations sporting ink. But a...

    • Posted December 4, 2020
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  • Checking your skills is important
    Skills In These 4 Areas Can Help You Pivot

    Shell Oil— laying off 9,000 workers. Shipping giant Maersk— cutting 2,000 jobs. The airlines and other industries are having to make unbelievable cuts due to the effects of the pandemic. It’s getting crazy out...

    • Posted November 27, 2020
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  • Some hiring practices disadvantage black students
    Black Students Lose to These 3 Hiring Practices

    Corporate hiring practices affect an en masse addition to the workforce happens every spring. The result of universities across the country graduate their latest classes, releasing them to the world. During their undergraduate studies,...

    • Posted November 20, 2020
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  • Pass the job interview…when you’re not qualified!

    Passing the interview…even if you’re not qualified In our previous post we addressed the brought up the idea of actually getting the a job when you are not fully qualified. But still there are...

    • Posted August 26, 2020
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  • How to pass the interview…even if you’re not qualified.

    Passing the interview for the perfect opportunity is one thing… what if you’re not qualified? You should be prepared for the most basic of interview questions. There may come a lot of situations in...

    • Posted August 19, 2020
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  • 10 Questions To Avoid Asking At Work!

    Everybody agrees that building great relationships with coworkers and networking is a great thing to do.  It’s also valuable to have a degree of candor when doing so… But you need to practice self...

    • Posted August 12, 2020
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  • Remote work: Fighting the Absence of Personal Contact

    Making stronger relations between remote co-workers Remote work is a two-way street In remote work, you lose the advantage of face-to-face interaction with other co-workers. When you communicate only through computers, it can be...

    • Posted August 7, 2020
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  • Work after COVID-19: Are You Ready?

    Returning to work after COVID-19 Many who are planning to return to work after COVID-19 in public-facing environments such as shops, bars, and restaurants will return to their workplace as coronavirus restrictions are eased,...

    • Posted August 6, 2020
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  • Hiring During the Pandemic-Several Companies Still Looking

    Many companies are still hiring during the pandemic During the pandemic, there is uncertainty around work for many black Americans. However, many major companies are still hiring and making progress during the crisis for...

    • Posted August 5, 2020
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  • New job offer? How’s the work environment?

    Unfortunately, even with the sea of change around Black Lives Matter, African Americans still face more hurdles than other applicants to find a job with a good work environment. When it comes to employment,...

    • Posted July 16, 2020
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