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Four Ways Women Stunt Their Careers Unintentionally

Having combed through more than a thousand 360-degree performance assessments conducted in…

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on October 27, 2011 at 11:43pm — No Comments

Why Digital Talent Doesn’t Want To Work At Your Company

BY FC EXPERT BLOGGER AARON SHAPIROThu Oct 27, 2011

This blog is written by a member of our expert blogging community and expresses that expert's views alone.
Some digital companies are hiring--and in fact are in hot competition for certain types of…
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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on October 27, 2011 at 11:35pm — No Comments

Smithsonian hosts 'The Black List' portraits in DC

Smithsonian hosts 'The Black List' portraits in DC Date: Thursday, October 27, 2011 By: thegrio.com

Whoopi Goldberg, John Legend, Sean Combs and Serena Williams now have a place in the National Portrait Gallery in a new show featuring leading black figures from entertainment, politics, sports and business.



"The Black List" opens Friday…
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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on October 27, 2011 at 3:17pm — No Comments

Obama Team Launches Initiative to Attract Young Voters



Obama Team Launches Initiative to Attract Young Voters
Valeisha Butterfield-Jones will head up Greater Together. (Google)…
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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on October 27, 2011 at 2:47pm — No Comments

Would 'legalizing it' make life better for Black Americans?

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on October 27, 2011 at 2:43pm — No Comments

Can Marriage Be Better The Second Time Around?

Date: Thursday, October 27, 2011 By: huffingtonpost
Can Marriage Be Better The Second Time Around?

You may have heard about the gloomy report from the National Center for Health Statistics that says second marriages are more likely to fail than first ones are. So much for learning from experience, right? But wait! Buried in all that data, there's good news for Boomers. 



A close look at the…
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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on October 27, 2011 at 2:37pm — No Comments

California allows college aid to illegal immigrants

SACRAMENTO (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown on Saturday signed a bill giving illegal immigrant college students access to state-funded financial aid, the second half of two-part legislation known as the "Dream Act."…

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on October 8, 2011 at 11:45pm — No Comments

Gary Native, Lisa Steele, Educator wants students to feel special [2012 finalists for Indiana Teacher of the Year] #NWI

Updated 1/18/2013 Lisa Steele didn't win... but it's always cool to be named in the top in your industry. I don't know Lisa personally, but if you do- tell her I said congrats! I love to see people from Gary Indiana doing big things- the little things our city don't celebrate- we have to do better! if you know of others doing big things from GI around the world- let us know about them..…

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on October 8, 2011 at 10:30pm — No Comments

AFRICAN AMERICAN DR. HENRY SAMPSON JR. - INVENTOR OF THE GAMMA-ELECTRIC CELL TECHNOLOGY THAT PAVED THE WAY FOR INVENTION OF THE "CELL PHONE"

Did you ever wonder who invented the Cell Phone? Ok, let's say that you are On a TV game show and have to answer this question to win $10M. The question is, who invented the cellular phone? In all probability most of us could not answer this question. Those of you who know are in a very small minority.

 

The inventor of the Cellular phone is Henry Sampson, Jr. Sampson…

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on September 27, 2011 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

11 Reasons Why the Unemployment Crisis Is Even Worse Than You Think

Michael Thornton

 

President Obama recently addressed the nation during a joint session of Congress and the main theme of that address was the need to create jobs, lots of jobs, millions of jobs. The Great Recession has cost US workers millions of jobs and those jobs have not come…

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on September 25, 2011 at 12:46am — No Comments

Obama Tells Blacks to 'Stop Complainin' and Fight

PHOTO: President Barack Obama delivers his remarks at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Foundation Annual Phoenix Awards in Washington Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011.
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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on September 24, 2011 at 11:55pm — No Comments

Carl Lewis quits NJ Senate race after court ruling

By GEOFF MULVIHILL - Associated Press | AP – Fri, Sep 23, 2011

 

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. (AP) — Nine-time Olympic gold medalist…

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on September 24, 2011 at 10:53pm — No Comments

Four Things Women Do that Confuse the Hell Out of Men!!!

Date: Wednesday, September 07, 2011 By: Madame Noire

 

Hanging with hoes 



I didn’t call her a ho, you did; so why do you go out with her every Friday night? It’s always interesting when women bash their “friends” but they keep said friend around. Not only does it confuse us but it also makes us rather skeptical of your judgment.…

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on September 7, 2011 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Glenn Beck: Is The Term ‘Colored’ Really Such A Bad Thing?

by Alex Alvarez | 2:24 pm, August 30th, 2011

 

On his radio show today, Glenn Beck tackled a particularly sticky issue when it comes to race. How does it make any sort of sense, he wanted to know, to refer to all black persons as “African American,” particularly when so many black individuals don’t live…

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on September 7, 2011 at 9:29pm — No Comments

Do You Know Tip Etiquette For Dining?

Date: Tuesday, September 06, 2011 By: ClutchMagOnline.com
Six months waiting tables at the local Red Lobster when I was in college turned me from “Black people do tip! Don’t spread those stereotypes…
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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on September 6, 2011 at 6:55pm — No Comments

Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Memorial taken by myself

Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on August 31, 2011 at 6:30pm — No Comments

My trip to Washington DC

Hello all, I have been missing in action for a few months. But I have not forgotten this site.  I tried to keep up as much as I could between all that I was doing.  During the month of July I went to visit my ailing 92 year old mother in my hometown of Gary, IN.  I did post a blog of that experience.

After returning home to Dallas, I was headed off the Washington DC for a job training.  I was real excited about that because not only was I there for a new job, but I would also be able…

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on August 31, 2011 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

My visit to my hometown in Gary, IN

I took a tour of one of Gary's natural wonders yesterday after not seeing it for 16 years and was totally disappointed. The Lake Michigan beach front known as Marquette Park was a total disaster. The beach on Lake St and Wells St is not the beach I knew growing up. It has overgrown…

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on August 3, 2011 at 2:00am — 5 Comments

Hard times drive some mean bosses over edge



Eve Tahmincioglu 

msnbc.com contributor

 

It’s hot. The economy stinks. And many bosses across the country seem to be caving under the pressure.

That’s bad news for workers like Mike, a senior-level employee for a communications …

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Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on July 14, 2011 at 1:00am — No Comments

Restaurant bans kids under 6. Discrimination or smart move?



 

At a PA restaurant it's no shirt, no shoes, no kids, no dice. (ThinkStock Photos)
At McDain's Restaurant, in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, kids don't eat free. And starting next week, they don't get to eat at all.   Mike Vuick, owner of the Pittsburgh area eatery has just… Continue

Added by Deborah Griffin-Woodson on July 14, 2011 at 12:30am — No Comments

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