Tags Archives: job

Farewell to Kansas City.

The date was December 18, 2006. Two days earlier I had just walked across the stage at Oklahoma State University. But the celebration of my graduation was short-lived. I was busy packing up my apartment in Stillwater, OK and moving to Kansas City, MO to ...

The Hook-up & You: A black obsession.

The other day I walked into the break room at work to fill up my water bottle. Immediately, I notice a dude standing in front of the vending machine, with the door wide open, filling it up with all kinds of good and terrible snacks. He saw me also, so we ...

What’s in a Name?.

The names that parents come up with for their children these days seem to increasingly stranger and stranger.  Jayden, Kayden, and Jaylen seem to be the most popular unusual names; names of unique combinations, interesting origin, and profound meaning se ...

Why Smart Men Don’t Pay For Dates.

In a recent study of men and women conducted by nydailynews, men still pay for most dating expenses even if the couples had been together for a while.  The results also showed that 2 out of 3 men think women should help pay for a date, but do not allow i ...

Thoughts on the Fast Food Workers Strike.

I’ll admit, I was unaware that there was such a thing as a one-day strike for fast food workers until yesterday (Tuesday, 7/30). I had no idea. So my knowledge about it doesn’t go much further beyond an article I read online today and a video ...

5 Tips to Land Your Dream Job.

 Have you found your dream job? That one thing that makes you look forward to Monday mornings? That activity that has you WILLINGLY give 50, 60, 70, or even 80 hours per week with no complaint because you love it? Have you found it yet? If not, then keep ...