racism_black-or-white

The Black Panthers and the K.K.K. – Are They Comparable?

Ever since Beyoncé’s Super Bowl 50 halftime performance, there’s been a lot of talk online regarding how offensive it was that she chose to embrace Black Panther imagery. To many people, the Black Panthers are no better than the Klu Klux Klan. However it quickly became apparent to me that many of these people are…

greatest movie ever sold

The Greatest Movie Ever Sold – Documentary or Mockumentary?

My morning started off very early and I had time to watch a documentary on Netflix before getting ready for work. I settled in on watching The POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold; a documentary on product placement in movies and corporate advertising in general by Morgan Spurlock. I do like Morgan Spurlock….

Online_Survey_Icon_or_logo

Online MBA Survey Results

Ever since I enrolled in my MBA program back in 2009, I’ve been an advocate of online MBA programs. However what I quickly learned is that not all online MBA programs are the same. Take my program for example; it was not an ‘online MBA’, but rather a standard, part-time MBA program where I just…

3366720659_b746789dfd_z

5 Reasons Why Companies Should Publicize Salaries

Over the course of my professional career, I’ve seen some pretty tense situations involving salaries. One of the most awkward ones was a situation where when it was time to disburse annual bonuses, one co-worker was vocal about the fact that he didn’t receive one. It sparked a domino effect where other people also starting…

mba online tags

Online MBA Program Roundup

It has been 6 1/2 years since I first enrolled in an online MBA program. A lot has changed since then in regards to both the technology and availability of online MBA programs. Many top-notch business schools have not only embraced the online MBA format; but have become thought leaders in the online learning industry….

wordpress circles

New Year, New Website

So, you may have noticed that my website has been revamped. It was not exactly an easy process, but it certainly was not a complete nightmare…although it cost me a bit more than I had intended to spend. However I am very proud of myself and the fact that I was able to do it…

Personality

Is My INFP Personality Making Me Poor?

Many job searchers have heard about the classic book What Color Is Your Parachute? 2016: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers. But for those who aren’t familiar, it basically promotes the idea that you should pursue a career that is in line with your personality type. Of course, it helps to know what your…

joss stone

Joss Stone, Reggae Superstar

Right before Christmas, Billboard Magazine gave kudos to Joss Stone for having the #1 Reggae Album of 2015. Since then Jamaicans have been grumbling on social media. I first heard about the whole mishaggus on this facebook post: I commented; but then I realized that I was judging Joss the soul singer. I hadn’t even…