My 100th Post – Who I am, what I do, why I write, what I want, and how I plan to get there – Inspired by the lost souls at Sandy Hook

I wanted to wait until my site transferred to its new home using this 100th post as my debut article. I’ve had some delays in getting there – technical issues, timing issues, or just life issues. We’ve all been there. … Continue reading

Black Woman Pretends To Be White To Get Interview

Great read…

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Unemployed Black Woman Pretends to be White, Job Offers Suddenly Skyrocket

 

If you don’t believe that racism in the job market is real, then please read this article by Yolanda Spivey.  Spivey, who was seeking work in the insurance industry, found that she wasn’t getting any job offers.  But as an experiment, she changed her name to Bianca White, to see if employers would respond differently.  You’ll be shocked and amazed by her phenomenal story. 

Before I begin, let me quote the late, great, Booker T. Washington who said, “Of all forms of slavery there is none that is so harmful and degrading as that form of slavery which tempts one human being to hate another by reason of his race or color.”

For two years, I have been unemployed.   In the beginning, I applied to more than three hundred open positions in the insurance industry—an industry that I’ve…

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How the Electoral College Works

Today is election day.  And with all the misinformation that can clog your ears during any election cycle, I figured we could all use some straightforward information.  And what better thing to clear up than our crazy ass electoral college … Continue reading

4 Commercials I Really Love and 1 My Wife Hates

I always used to think, “If I could choose my own corporate job, what would it be?  If I had to be a corporate slave, what would I do?”  I always came back to one thing: Creative Advertising Executive I … Continue reading