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  • http://www.huffingtonpost.com/sidney-hankerson/just-be-a-man-about-it_b_9094946.html
    Just Be A Man About It

    On Friday, January 8, 2016, the Obama Administration hosted its first ever “White House Dialogue on Men’s Health.” The event featured U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy and White House Cabinet Secretary, Mr. Broderick...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)
    MBDA Announces New Grant Competition

    MBDA Announces New Grant Competition to Create Jobs and Grow Businesses in Los Angeles and San Jose, CA WASHINGTON (October 9, 2015) — The U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) recently launched...

    • Posted October 10, 2015
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  • Maurice Henry
    Working Hard and Smart: Economics and the Electorate

    I started an interesting book by Edward D. Baptist titled, “The Half Has Never Been Told- Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism”. The author makes some very interesting points, but a couple points...

    • Posted September 29, 2015
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  • University of Miami
    Earn a UM Bachelor’s Degree at Half the Tuition

    The University of Miami is hosting a free online information session on Saturday, September 12 for the Bachelor of General Studies (BGS) degree program. The BGS program is an interdisciplinary degree designed for adults...

    • Posted August 28, 2015
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  • David Walker
    Simple Tasks for Preventing Discrimination in the Workplace

    Discrimination. It’s a human quality. Some have it; others despise it. In the workplace, it can be a source of power for the cruel, or a weakness which the subservient are subjected to on...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • 2015 Black Perspective Cover
    2015 Black Perspective Out Today!

    The 2015 edition of the Black Perspective is out now. Inside we cover how Rose Harper runs her own golf course for women and people of color, an introspective on whether racism is truly...

    • Posted March 31, 2015
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  • Martin Luther King Jr.
    Martin Luther King Day Message

    I’ve sent this note out every year for the past several years and do so again because it is timeless. Perhaps it is my advanced years but every year I am struck by the...

    • Posted January 17, 2015
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  • Words of Advice for my Beautiful Brown Boy in 2014

    For all of us who have beautiful brown boys in our life, we have a responsibility to help them understand how to save their own life when pulled over by a policeman. I have a...

    • Posted December 8, 2014
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  • Skills
    Unexpected Skills that Jobseekers Need to Get Hired

    Punctuality, commitment, relevant qualifications, positive attitude… the list of necessary attributes for the aspiring applicant is a wide-ranging one. But other, less obvious skills and assets can sometimes make the difference in a close...

    • Posted October 27, 2014
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  • Kristie Kennedy
  • Millennials and their savings
    Lessons from the Great Recession

    Eight in Ten Millennials Say Great Recession Taught Them to Save “Now,” Wells Fargo Survey Finds Pronounced Income Gap Between Millennial Men and Women Sets up Differences in Saving and Sense of Financial Security...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • Winston Warrior
    Customer appreciation goes a long way

    For any businesses or brand, the customer is the most important stakeholder. From mom and pop shops to Main Street stores and even franchises, quality customer service translates to satisfied consumers, return business and...

    • Posted June 4, 2014
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  • National Homeowners Month
    Housing Forums for Aspiring Homeowners

    Wells Fargo, NAACP, National Urban League to Host Housing Forums for Aspiring Homeowners during National Homeownership Month DES MOINES, Iowa – May 29, 2014 – Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC), the National Association for the...

    • Posted May 30, 2014
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