Running Your Business

Taking Sick Time

Employers and employees alike need to get a better hold of what sick time needs to look like. Many employees get punished for feeling ill – they’re expected to still come to work. But that’s a terrible idea.

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EPIC Fail

What a week. We had an EPIC fail. We were hired to provide badges and lanyards for a 3-day conference that started on Sunday. Everything was ordered

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Choosing Experience Over College

I’ve run into many people who would hire the person who went to college, simply because they went to college. But what about real world experience? Shouldn’t that play a factor in the hiring process?

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The Art of Becoming an Expert

Becoming an expert in your field may feel like a daunting task. But it really only comes down to two things: find the definition of an expert in your field, and then study hard.

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Spotlight: Madam CJ Walker

Born Sarah Breedlove, Madam CJ Walker was the “first Black woman millionaire in America.” After suffering from hair loss, she decided to create a line of hair care products for Black women.

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The Power of Reading

It’s easy to get lost in a book – and reading often makes us feel as if we’re learning something new or experiencing something for the first time.

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