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  • Bryant and Stratton College
    Webinar on Starting a New Job

    BUFFALO, NY (September 11, 2013) – First impressions count, even after landing a dream job. To help current and prospective students and job seekers build a lasting career, Bryant & Stratton College Online today...

    • Posted September 11, 2013
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  • Blacks and Guns
    African Americans and American Gun Culture

    Stefan B. Tahmassebi of the George Mason Civil Rights Law Journal indicated that the first recorded law restricting African Americans from owning guns was in Virginia in 1640. A century later, the 27 words...

    • Posted September 10, 2013
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  • Maurice Henry
    Which America Are We Living In?

    There has been intense chatter about Black-on-Black crime in response to the reaction of the George Zimmerman verdict in Sanford, FL.  The most used example is the uptick in “gang related” homicides in Chicago....

    • Posted August 10, 2013
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  • Make Me Wanna Holler, by Marcus Kwame
    Makes Me Wanna Holler Too

    I remember reading Nathan McCall’s Make’s Me Wanna Holler for the first time back in 1998 and how it made me feel. The book chronicles the author’s story as a Young Black Man in...

    • Posted July 27, 2013
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  • Black Youth
    Does the “E” stand for “Entitled or “Excellent”?

    I was asked an interesting question during a radio interview related to the so called “sense of entitlement” of the younger “me, me, me” generation which tends to carry over into the workplace once...

    • Posted July 19, 2013
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  • Fredrick Bruce Thomas (Fyodor Fyodorovich Tomas)
    Get Out of Your Comfort Zone

    Recently, I had the opportunity to hear Sir Terry Leahy, former CEO of Tesco at a conference and he signed a copy of his book Management in 10 Words.  I thought some of these...

    • Posted July 19, 2013
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  • Black Enterprise / Pepsi Golf & Tennis Challenge
    PGA National to Host 20th Annual Black Enterprise/Pepsi Golf & Tennis Challenge

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — PGA National Resort & Spa – home of five outstanding golf courses and world-class amenities will host the 20th annual “Black Enterprise/Pepsi Golf & Tennis Challenge,”...

    • Posted July 18, 2013
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  • Celebrating the Fourth of July
    Independence Day for Millennials

    Independence Day, or the 4th of July, as many of us know it, is the celebration of America’s independence from Great Britain. America gained its independence on July 4th of 1776, and this momentous...

    • Posted June 27, 2013
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  • President Obama at Morehouse College Commencement
    No Excuse To Success

    Every person envisions their life similar to someone that has achieved success.  Kobe Bryant made $60 million and Bill Gates is worth $67 billion.  I will add my personal favorites Warren Buffet with his...

    • Posted June 14, 2013
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  • National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME)
    Minorities are Answer To U.S. Engineer Shortage

    STEM Forum Panels Says 2M Engineers and Computer Scientists Needed in Next Decade Palo Alto, CA – A prestigious panel of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) thought leaders assembled today at HP headquarters...

    • Posted June 6, 2013
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  • Shirley A. Jones, Esq.
    A Few Plays From LeBron’s Playbook For Everyday Employees

    LeBron James is unquestionably an NBA superstar.  He might not wear a cape like Laker’s player Dwight Howard, but he has been dubbed “King James” for his mythical, god-like basketball skills.  In fact, there...

    • Posted May 31, 2013
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  • Tru Pettigrew
    Welcome our newest contributor: Tru Pettigrew

    The Black Perspective is excited to announce our newest contributing writer, Tru Pettigrew. He will be covering topics concerning the cultural and workforce gaps in Corporate America.
  • Raising the bar on your personal brand
    Raising The B.A.R. on Culturational Chemistry

    Building a successful career requires a lot of things, and in today’s workforce, the ability to embrace and effectively integrate into a diverse organization is high on that list of requirements. It’s ultimately about...

    • Posted May 30, 2013
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