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Tuesday, October 16, 2018
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The 17th

By Thomas Sheffield The president has so many things going on to wear us out.  It is so hard for us to keep up and I am willing to wager many things he is doing is nothing more than a...
Nashville, Tenn. – Facebook is the third most visited website in the world. It is no won-der that businesses large and small use the social media site to promote their services and products. With this in mind Facebook has...
As the Rotary International continues to recognize its 30th year of Women in The Rotary, Laquita R. Stribling, became the first African American installed as 6760 District Governor for Rotary International 2018-2019. Laquita is a past president of the...
By Thomas Sheffield Winter is coming and so is a recession.  I am not trying to alarm you but trying to warn you, another recession is coming.  We got some positive news that the GDP for the quarter grew by...
By Thomas Sheffield Because it is a power move!  Much like the “Tea Party” took over the GOP, I am going to do what I can to take it back.  No one in the Republican primary is talking to me. ...
NASHVILLE, TN — Nashville-based financial services company Advance Financial and its Chief Executive and Experience Officer, Tina Hodges, were recently named the winners of four national awards: a Gold Pillar Award for Best Employer Achievement of the Year, a...

Quit Rate

By Thomas Sheffield Last week, we discussed an option for a proposed job guarantee for Americans living in certain impoverished areas. With the unemployment rate hovering around 4 percent, you would think everyone would be doing well in their careers. ...
  NASHVILLE, TN — Founded in 1998, by Mrs. Rosetta Miller Perry, the Nashville Black Chamber of Commerce is poised to serve more business owners with an updated vision, mission, look, and new board leadership. Susan Vanderbilt, principal at Entrée Savvy,...
By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — A new guide for urban professionals hit the streets this week. Ashley Lawal, who runs the website Urbaanite.com published the 24-page guide to ”urban hotspots and many of Nashville’s hidden gems”, according to a...
By Thomas Sheffield What if I told you that you were guaranteed a job making $15 an hour, paid sick leave and health benefits?  Some think this is a bad idea and promotes a purely socialist society.  After all, we...