5 Ways to Protect Yourself from Injury at Work

Over 2 million U.S. workers are injured each year at their place of employment. Despite mandatory safety regulations, these accidents continue to occur at an alarming rate. While it is an employer’s responsibility to make sure their employees are following proper procedures, it’s up to each employee to do their part. Here are five ways…

Stand Out: 5 Ways to Make an Impression at a Job Fair

In life, it’s easy to stand out negatively but often quite difficult to stand out positively. And when it comes to job fairs, you want to make a good and memorable impression. But you’re often packed into a small space where you are in competition with hundreds of other people just like you, all vying…

What Kind of Expenses Should I Expect When Starting a Business?

When you are starting your business, it can be overwhelming to try to remember all the things that you are supposed to be doing. You have paperwork you need to file, inventory to stock, people to hire, and an endless list of little things. But when you are planning things, don’t forget that you have…

Why Having Cultural Diversity In Your Company Is So Important

Because that company was quite large, it is natural to assume that they had an active cultural diversity program that helped them create the best environment for their workforce. However, even if you have a smaller company that you are working with, cultural diversity can make a tremendous difference in how fortunate you are. Here…

Delivery Truck Accidents and their Effects to Business Operations

Accidents involving delivery trucks can pose a considerable risk to the normal operations of the business. They frequently lead to death or injuries to the drivers, motorists, and pedestrians. As a business owner, your primary concern should be on how to handle and mitigate these losses. Listed below are explanations of the causes of delivery…

Budget-Friendly Ways to Secure Urban Businesses

Security is one main core necessity for any business to thrive and perform to its full potential. Being in business is risky at times, especially in urban neighborhoods. We regularly highlight stories of professionals and entrepreneurs who are getting it done, often despite intensely difficult circumstances. Luckily, technology has been on upward flow and it…

Ep. 3 – Historical Trauma w/ Sam Simmons (part 1) @thewokepodcast #SmartBrownVoices

http://traffic.libsyn.com/smartbrownvoices/Ep_3-Historical_Trauma_w_Sam_Simmons.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSSam Simmons is licensed as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor who has over 25-year experience as a behavioral consultant in the areas of chemical dependency, violence abatement and historical trauma. He specializes in practical culturally sensitive trauma informed work with African American males…

#NYFW Special Edition of #SmartBrownVoices

Welcome to a special edition of #SmartBrownVoices! This week I’m featuring some of my favorite people from the world of fashion. Check back to the site daily as I feature interviews from #NYFW. I’ll be at the tents all this week and next bumping into new #SmartBrownVoices. #SmartBrownVoices – Ep 6 – Joy Fennell –…