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Chris Gardner's Pursuit of Happiness

by Shantell E. Jamison

“Everybody got a dream. What’s the plan?” – Chris Gardner When father/son duo Will and Jaden Smith took… Read More

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Over the Memorial Day weekend, Randall and Deena Bacon— both actors and commercial and print models who live in El Camino Village, California… Read More

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Kim Kardashian-West may not have been the first celebrity to ever launch a mobile app, but she's certainly been among the most successful. Her… Read More

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Churches across the nation are seeking to provide their members with computer literacy. Under an initiative created by Reverend Jesse Jackson's… Read More

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I remember it like it was yesterday.  It was a cold December day, right after Christmas, and I was packing up my car to head back home to Richmond… Read More

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Thirty-eight years ago, I became a foster parent. The first child I took into my home was a boy, Larome, who was entering the seventh grade at a nearby… Read More

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Father’s Day is here and millions of dads will wake up in the morning and think, “today is my day.” The day is full of text messages… Read More

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After four years spearheading Kollective Mobile and building killer apps for others, Sian… Read More

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