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What is your career choices based on?

What is your career choices based on?

Is it your family situation, economic collapse or just trying to find a job?  Each choice carries its own strategy and approach. This came clear to me the other day as I was in a coaching session with someone who had to move back home.  She had been very successful in her prior role to the point of having a live-in housekeeper... Read More »

5 Surefire Ways To Destroy Employee Morale

5 Surefire Ways To Destroy Employee Morale

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Great advice from Ursula Burns and others!

Great advice from Ursula Burns and others!

  Xerox – CEO – Ursual Burns“If you have a chance to speak, you should speak” Watch Ursula Burns on PBS. See more from Makers: Women Who Make America.     ING Foundation – President – Rhonda Mims     Miami Heat – Alonzo Mourining   Ram Charan – Be Responsible... Read More »

A Call to Men

A Call to Men

Tony Porter is co-founder of A Call To Men: The National Association of Men and Women Committed to Ending Violence Against Women, a leading national men’s organization addressing domestic and sexual violence prevention and the promotion of healthy manhood.  A central tenet of A Call to Men is the belief that preventing violence... Read More »

Getting a job is a job!

Getting a job is a job!

“Getting a job is a job” was a phrase I used this past week when I spoke with a friend who is now jobless.  He was notified that his job had been eliminated.  Stunned, he was trying to figure out what to do next. If you have not been jobless over the past few years, one thing that you will notice is that the techniques used... Read More »

It is an issue of Diversity…UCLA

It is an issue of Diversity…UCLA

African American Doctor Depicted as Gorilla at UCLA Event  (Via YouTube) A respected African American faculty surgeon filed a racial discrimination suit against the UCLA Medical Center and UC Regents.  Dr. Christian Head has been intentionally degraded based on his race and UCLA officials have ignored blatant acts of racial discrimination,... Read More »

Tracking the trackers

Tracking the trackers

I, like most of you, surf the Web for information, research, updates, etc.  In addition, I, like most of you, have antivirus software, which scans my machines and eliminates tracking cookies—guess what: that’s not enough.  While “Web tracking is not 100% evil” to quote Gary Kovacs, it is your right, our right, to know... Read More »

Dementia starts earlier than you think

Dementia starts earlier than you think

If you are a person-of-color, specifically African American or Latino/Hispanics, you are considerably more likely to have Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. A study completed by the Aging, Demographics, and Memory Study group (the ADAMS group), released information about the prevalence of Alzheimer.  Their research indicates... Read More »

The Girl Effect

The Girl Effect

(via Wikipedia) The Girl Effect is a campaign sponsored by the Nike Foundation and the Buffet’s NoVo Foundation. According to the campaign’s website, the Girl Effect is defined as the unique potential of 600 million adolescent girls to end poverty for themselves and the world. It is based on the common belief in the... Read More »

How to Spot Disruptive Opportunities

How to Spot Disruptive Opportunities

Now, this is right up my alley.  Be disruptive – innovately!  I’m finalizing the Day of Opportunity 2012 and our theme is Disruption!  Checkout how to “spot” disruption & its your key to success.  Check back again soon for details on the event.     ... Read More »

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