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Grow Up…

April 29, 2009 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Are you one of those people who constantly say things like, “that’s just the way I am, and I can’t help it?” Maybe not, But I’m sure you’ve heard that phrase or something similar from folks before. Particularly in a day and age where self-acceptance is highly promoted, statements like the above seem […]

Press Release; Minority Company Selected as Key – Exhibitor at the USPTO Trademark Expo…

April 28, 2009 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Miami, FL – The Pepsom Group, Inc., a minority certified company, is pleased to announce its selection as a Key exhibitor by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) www.uspto.gov to be one of sixteen exhibitors at the 2009 National Trademark Expo to be held May 8-9th. The event will take place […]

No Black Boy Left Behind…

April 27, 2009 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) The expected reworking of the No Child Left Behind Act along with a significant infusion of funding for the Education Department present an opportunity to develop policies and programs to ensure Black boys, in particular, have a better chance of succeeding, educators said at a conference Friday on Capitol Hill. The forum, “Breaking […]

10 Tips For Black Job Seekers…

April 23, 2009 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) 1) Tighten up your resume. Make sure to correct all typos, and limit it to just one page. Also, don’t mention any work experience from more than 10 years ago – unless its really relevant. 2) Don’t overdress. When you go to a job interview, dress modestly and go easy on the cologne […]

The ‘New’ William H. Parker Center Controversy…

April 23, 2009 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Revisionist Views Can’t Override Long Racial Legacy… The City of Los Angeles is about to unveil its brand new “state of the art” world-class headquarters for what it considers its world-class law enforcement agency. Just know there’s one too many “world-class” attributes in that last sentence, and given the latest controversy—the public should […]

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