A Blessing in the Recession


The national unemployment rate in the United States is at an all-time high. Even worse, the unemployment rate for the African-American Community is at an even more alarming rate. … [Read more...]

Good News for Unemployed Homeowners

Obama holds a news conference in Washington

Good News for the unemployed homeowner announced by the Obama Administration. A recent adjustment to Federal Housing Administration (FHA) requirements requires loan servicers to extend the forbearance … [Read more...]

Keep on keeping on after a setback


In April, I lost my job of 13 years after some setbacks in the workplace. While I do admit to having a "pity party" for at least a couple of days after I was escorted out of the building by Human … [Read more...]

Musings while on the job hunt


It is a new month, and while I am glad that April is finished there were some events during the month that begs to be remembered as a learning experience. The biggest one is that I lost my job of 16 … [Read more...]

SisterLinks: I Can’t Date Women that I Like & More…


One of the things that I love about the internet is the wealth of information that is available. Check out these great links below: … [Read more...]

Adult Workplace Tattlers?


Let us consider these six statements: “Leslie pushed me in the lunch line”, “Stephanie took Michael’s skates”, “Dana said a bad word”, “Tameka skipped 3rd period class”, … [Read more...]

12 Tips on Surviving a Job Loss


Downsized, laid off, fired?  What do I do now? Help! Corporate America can be harsh. Regardless of your job title: Mailroom Clerk or Executive Director, there is no promise or security in the … [Read more...]