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24 03, 2013

Celebrity Philanthropy: Giving in the Spotlight

March 24, 2013|

According to report derived by W.K. Kellogg Foundation, African Americans give away twenty-five percent of their income per year. This destroys the myth that African Americans do not give back to their communities. With this recent discovery we decided to place a spotlight on those who have been an agent for change in their immediate communities and the world around them.

Keep in mind; you don’t need to be a multi-millionaire to give back. It is […]

24 03, 2013

Defining Your Leadership Style: The Strengths and Weaknesses

March 24, 2013|

Sem-Pict-Leadership-dicesDISC, an acronym for dominance, influencing, steadiness, and compliance, uses a series of questions each with four answers. Respondents indicate which style is most and least like their own. Susie Lantz says she usually sees four core leadership styles emerge from these assessments. Individuals often tend to be a combination of styles, each with their own strengths and weaknesses.

“To get the best results on a team, it’s […]

24 01, 2013

The Most Expensive Cocktails

January 24, 2013|

You’re successful, and your clothing, home, car and other lifestyle choices reflect your great taste. Then why shouldn’t your choice of drink?

To assist you with making your choice of drink reflect your choice of lifestyle, we carved out a list featuring ten of the most expensive cocktails and where you can find them around the world.

These costly concoctions are sure to up the ante for your taste buds!

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1 01, 2013

Jamal Simmons: Global Advancement Through The Internet

January 1, 2013|

JamalSimmonsAs a prominent media advisor and political commentator, Jamal Simmons specializes in helping clients solve public relations and strategic issues through the media. Simmons is a principal at The Raben Group, a Washington, DC consulting firm, where he provides communications and strategic counsel to corporate and non-profit clients.

He got his start in politics by volunteering on campaigns while growing up in Detroit. He got his professional start […]

1 01, 2013

The Oil Boom: Welcome To Winter Skincare 101

January 1, 2013|

When it comes to skin and hair care, oil is the new alternative. These luxe products moisturize, reduce redness, eliminate toxins, fight wrinkles and must more.

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CONDITION: Sans-Activator 7 Body Oil

BENEFITS: Will help heal eczema, dermatitis and problematic skin conditions. Regenerates healthy skin tissue and keeps cells healthy. […]

1 01, 2013

Alicia Keys: Lending Her Voice To Stop The Spread Of Aids

January 1, 2013|

KeysCelebrated singer, musician and actress, Alicia Keys, has multi-platinum album sales and multiple Grammy’s under her belt, but she is undoubtedly most proud of her devoted work as an AIDS activist and philanthropist.

In her early 20’s, Alicia Keys was fresh off her first hit album, Songs in A Minor, when she agreed to hold a concert half a world away in Africa. This was Keys’ first time […]

1 01, 2013

13 Top Chefs: Culinary Masters

January 1, 2013|

Black chefs are increasingly visible on TV, but high-profile success in the restaurant world is still rare. These culinary luminaries are defying the odds by pushing our taste buds forward and further, and an increasing number of African Americans are establishing themselves a owners in the area of fine dining. We present chefs that have become the masters.

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B. Smith
Owner, B. Smith Restaurants

There are three B. Smith […]

31 12, 2012

Aerion Supersonic Business Jet

December 31, 2012|

When it’s absolutely imperative that you make it there on time! Our faster future translates to your faster connections. From New York, Aerion reaches all of Europe and Brazil. Asia is just one stop away.

Jet 1New York to Miami: Aerion: 1:30. Subsonic: 2:30.
New York to Los Angeles: 4:15. Subsonic: 5:00
New Your to Paris: Aerion: 4:15. Subsonic: 7:15.
New York to Asia: Aerion: 9:30. […]

27 09, 2012

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17 09, 2012

Vincent Hunt: Innovation In Flux

September 17, 2012|

Creative and Innovation are just two words that describe the chairman and Chief Exectuive Officer of Kind Intelligence, Vincent Hunt. Hunt is proving himself to be a driving force in the Tech Revolution. Fusing technology with the hospitality industry, his firm is erasing boundaries and exposing the world to the ways that innovation and technology are enhancing the way companies interact with their patrons.

Monarch speaks with the man behind […]