Monthly Archives: June 2016

The Storied History of Ebony Magazine, 1945 to Present Day

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While the landscape of black media and black celebrity news has changed many times over in the past 75 years, Ebony magazine has been a steady constant. As the famous African-American magazine changes owners for the first time in its history, what’s next for the future of black entertainment news in the 21st century?

The Past, Present and Future of Ebony Magazine

For everyone in America, 1945 was a tough year. It was the year that the bloodiest war in the history of planet earth came to a violent conclusion. It was the year President Franklin Delano Roosevelt died. It was also the year that Chicago native John. H. Johnson founded Ebony, the original black magazine. Nine years in the future, Brown v. Board of Education would help usher in a new frontier in t (more…)

Jun 17 2016

Planning a Corporate Theme Party? Put an Interesting Twist of Things by Making It a Casino Night

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Being a business HR manager involves many different responsibilities, one of the most important of which is making sure that employees at different levels of the company gel well with each other, reach a level of comfort and camaraderie and work in tandem towards common business goals. A lot of the nuances that affect the relationships of employees with each other and the management are affected by what goes on inside your corporate workspace, which is why it is sometimes essential to just get out, encourage everyone to let their hair down, and have a good, fun time with each other. If you are looking for one of the best ways to take your business employees out of the office and into a fun zone where they can unwind, and want to arrange a corporate theme party, having a casino night party can be a (more…)

Jun 09 2016