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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • soft skills are essential
    Soft Skills-Enhancing Them Can Bridge the Gap

    The recent drop in career opportunities for black Americans by gender and education appears  much higher compared to their white counterparts. Black people often face hurdles in finding a job for a variety of...

    • Posted June 30, 2020
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  • Part-time Jobs That Might Just Be The Ticket

    It’s no secret that African Americans continue to lag in acquiring the good paying jobs. In an already worsening situation of the labor market of the United States, COVID19 has only compounded the issue....

    • Posted June 26, 2020
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  • Freelance Jobs With Just a Smartphone

    Here’s an interesting idea. All this talk about working from home and freelancers working wherever they can access the Internet. But what about using a smartphone for any of those jobs. While it’s not...

    • Posted June 11, 2020
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  • Background Checks – Help or Hassle?

    We’ve all dreaded the pre-employment background check. – Are they a help or just a hassle? In order to keep a company alive and competitive in today’s world, a new flow workers must be...

    • Posted March 23, 2020
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  • This One Detail That Could Help You Get The Job

    Thanking your interviewer could make the difference. So…you’ve applied! You submitted your resume and got the call! Now you just need to pass the interview and get the job! Taking a moment for an...

    • Posted February 19, 2020
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  • African American Jobs Rising In The South

    Brittany Smith grew up mainly in Detroit, earning a master’s degree in public health from the University of Michigan. But when she and her then-boyfriend, Sam, began their careers, they encountered roadblocks in the...

    • Posted January 26, 2020
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