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Respecting our elders is draining for many black families

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“Respect your elders”. How many times have we heard this?  I’ve heard this more times than I would have liked. Enough for it to be embedded deep within my adult brain.  I can feel my ancestors getting ready to slap me in the face if I even think about stepping out of line. Growing up, […]

5 Ways to Help Your Child Choose a Fulfilling Career

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Can you remember the first thing you wanted to be when you grew up? Chances are you don’t. The reality is, as adults, we’ve navigated through the realms of finishing high-school, heading to college, and facing the challenges of picking a career that “fits”. But wouldn’t it have been easier if we knew exactly what […]