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Nomalanga: Here’s what men say they want out of their relationships

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download What do men want out of their relationships? Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses, founder of HealthyBlackWoman.com, gives insights from a recent survey she did among men, asking them what they would change about their relationships if they could. The survey provides interesting insights that you may want to pay attention to, if you care about managing ... Read More »

This former slave was making cars long before Henry Ford

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Growing up in America can often lead many of us to believe that whites were the only thing to have done anything remarkable.  American history is typically white American history, but times are changing.  With the age of the Internet, we are better able to find those lost legends of glory, intelligence and perseverance that often get lost in the history ... Read More »

Financial Juneteenth | Here’s how rich black people invest their money and how they differ from whites

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by Dr Boyce Watkins The wealth gap has been one of the most persistent and unaddressed problems in the history of the United States.  In fact, according to The Harvard Business Review, the gap hasn’t narrowed significantly in 50 years.  Also, the gap is even worse when considering black and white business owners, which is where one might expect the gap ... Read More »

Back Story: Potato Chips Were Invented By A Black Man By Accident

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According to Enchanted Learning, a site that charts inventions, the potato chip was invented in 1853 by George Crum. Crum was a Native American/African American chef at the Moon Lake Lodge resort in Saratoga Springs, New York. French fries were popular at the restaurant during that time, and one day a diner complained that the fries were too thick. Although ... Read More »

How To View Your Mistakes As Learning Opportunities

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By: Nicholas Dillon According to a growing body of clinical research, mistakes enrich learning if you adopt a positive mindset about your mistakes. Best of all, there are practical steps you can take to turn your errors into opportunities. How To View Mistakes As Learning Opportunities 1. Recognize that you can improve. People who understand that intelligence and skills are ... Read More »