Friday, April 3, 2020


Avoiding The Downward Curve: Fixing Your Business Where It Is Going Wrong.

March 31, 2020 by  
Filed under Money/Business, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) There can be times when our business hits roadblock after roadblock and we don’t know what we are doing wrong. You may feel that in order to stay competitive you need to lower your prices but this can be to the detriment of the company. At the same time when you find yourself […]

Donald Trump’s Strategic Foresight Is Being Put to the Test.

March 26, 2020 by  
Filed under News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) The ancient Greeks believed that true leadership in crisis came down to what they called pronoia — the Greek word for “strategic foresight.” Some statesmen, such as Pericles and Themistocles, had it. Most others, such as the often brilliant and charismatic but impulsive Alcibiades, usually did not. “Foresight” in crisis means sizing up […]

Movie Review; The Banker.

March 26, 2020 by  
Filed under Entertainment, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Making films based on true events gets a lot of projects off the ground. Sometimes you watch a movie and when you discover at the end it’s based on fact, it adds something. Sometimes it doesn’t. The Banker proves that if you go to that well too many times, the yield is less and less. […]

African-American Students Must Be Taught The Pivotal Legacy Of Medgar Evers.

March 19, 2020 by  
Filed under Education, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Recently, while delivering a lecture on my extensive overwhelmingly Black, magazine collection, I showed the students the June 28, 1963 issue of Life Magazine which cover showed a grieving Mrs. Myrlie Evers consoling her young son at funeral services for the great warrior, Medgar Evers. Brother Medgar had been assassinated by a white […]

Film Review; Hooking Up.

March 19, 2020 by  
Filed under Entertainment, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) He’s a fool for love. She’s gotta have it—with a lot of strangers. They’re opposites destined to meet and teach each other life lessons. Writer/director Nico Raineau, honed his filmmaking sensibility with short films (Brix and the Bitch) and TV series (OMG!). If you didn’t know his stats before, you could guess his […]

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