Daily Archives: March 10, 2016

STRADDLING TWO WORLDS IN SEARCH OF WHO AM I?

Among our most important beliefs are those we hold about who we are, our values and what we can achieve. This is usually a challenging lifetime journey to find clarity…

Pope Francis Visits Philadelphia: What the people say!

By now you have no doubt heard the news that Pope Francis will make his first ever U.S. visit to Philadelphia during the 8th Annual World Council of Families…

PHILLY’S OWN STARTS DRE’S HOMEMADE WATER ICE AND ICE CREAM BUSINESS

PHILLY’S OWN STARTS DRE’S HOMEMADE WATER ICE AND ICE CREAM BUSINESS

Just when you think it is impossible for minority entrepreneurs to start a lucrative business after being rejected by some local banks, then comes Philadelphia’s Andre Andrews with his…

TECHNOLOGY 102: FREE ONLINE BUSINESS COURSES

TECHNOLOGY 102: FREE ONLINE BUSINESS COURSES

The Internet is now the 21st Century vehicle for learning reducing the need to physically go to a classroom. In the previous career of this writer, my employer was the…

THE 21ST CENTURY BUSINESS STARTS WITH EDUCATION

As I look into the future, I see many jobs that require computer expertise and I see many future adults who do not have those skills.

As alumni of the…

Color Therapy

Fatu appears with a royal blue and gun smoke metal fringe necklace, fashion over-sized solitaire cocktail ring and crystal bracelet all by Miss Mahogany Boutique. The color BLUE makes…

Accessories Obsession

It’s summer, which means it’s time to step up your accessories game and experiment with bold chunky jewelry, bright bags, and stylish shoes. Here are some of my…

The Pulse

The Pulse

June ushers in one of my favorite holidays. Not only is June 21st Father’s Day this year, it is also the first day of summer. Father’s Day honors…

Live-It Up

Live-It Up

Where does our food come from? Who (or what) grows it? What additives and processes are used, i.e. GMOs, hormones, preservatives, pesticides, herbicides, antibiotics? What is life like for…

Diabetes Is Not Something to Ignore

Diabetes Is Not Something to Ignore

It’s a fact: adult diabetes is more widespread in Philadelphia than any other of the 11 largest counties in the U.S. According to the Community Health Assessment published…