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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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  • Recreating Yourself
    How To Recreate Yourself

    “Re-create yourself by forging a new identity, one that commands attention and never bores the audience.” –Law 46 of Robert Green’s 48 Laws of Power May definitely has its share of monthly celebrations and...

    • Posted May 18, 2013
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  • Maurice Henry
    Welcome our newest contributor: Maurice Henry

    Maurice Henry is a blogger for Positive Directions (MIA) Minorities In Action. Positiv Directions aims to highlight the incredible accomplishments made by minorities and delve into how they contribute to America. Read on for...

    • Posted May 9, 2013
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  • Blacks In Govenment (BIG)
    The Power of Presentation: Effective Communication Skills for Leaders

    “The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.” Tony Robbins, success coach Can you think of a single profession, career, or entrepreneurial endeavor that wouldn’t require strong...

    • Posted May 8, 2013
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  • Thurgood Marshall College Fund
    U.S. Army Partners With Thurgood Marshall College Fund

    U.S. Army Partnership with Thurgood Marshall College Fund Promotes Opportunities for College Scholarships (BLACK PR WIRE) – Alexandria, Va. (Apr. 29, 2013) — The U.S. Army and the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) have...

    • Posted May 1, 2013
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  • Wages
    Small Business Wants Minimum Wage Increase

    Large Majority Of Small Businesses Favor Minimum Wage Increase In New National Poll Employers Across Political Spectrum Say Raise Would Boost Business and Help Economy April 24, 2013, Washington, DC – In contrast to...

    • Posted April 25, 2013
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  • Major League Baseball
    Commissioner Selig Creates On-Field Diversity Task Force

    Wide-Ranging Group to Focus on Addressing Issues That Influence the Talent Pipeline to Professional Baseball  Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig today announced the creation of an On-Field Diversity Task Force to address the talent...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Women & Minorities Online Career Fair

    The National Labor Exchange Women & Minorities Online Career Fair You’re invited to attend our upcomingOnline Career Fair hosted by DirectEmployers Association and the National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) exclusively for women...

    • Posted March 14, 2013
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  • 2013 Black Perspective Cover
    2013 Black Perspective Out Today!

    The 2013 edition of the Black Perspective is out now. Inside we cover Robin Wilson’s rise to success despite her respiratory ailments, finding the best grants for African-American students, determining whether or not the...

    • Posted March 3, 2013
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