Nine to Five Feb 21st: Factors Influencing Career Choices Of African Americans

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The unemployment rate for African-Americans is almost double that of the general population according to Meta J. Mereday. The unemployment rate may be one of the reasons African Americans choose their careers. Take a moment and think of what made you choose your career or your current job. Ideally, it should have been a combination of your passion and skill set. Some African Americans are consistently told to just “get a job”, this …

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Not Your Boyfriend’s Radio Hour Feb 20th: Donna Scott, Founder/Executive Producer of Donna Scott Productions

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Tania Kelly was the second guest I ever had on the show and she is very involved in the Charlotte theater scene. After her appearance, she suggested that I have Donna Scott on the show. I am excited that almost a year later, we are making that happen. Also, if you didn’t catch Tania Kelly’s debut episode listen here. Donna Scott has been a driving force in the Charlotte theater …

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Introducing The Underground Experience with DJ Y.O.U.

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A graduate of the award winning With These Handz DJ Academy™, 18-year-old DJ Y.O.U. has taken Charlotte, North Carolina by storm by winning the 2014 DJ Showcase. Having played every type of event from private parties to public events and clubs, DJ Y.O.U. will use turntables or CDJ’s to make it the place to be. Josh “DJ Y.O.U.” Ufland has been DJing for three years. He became hooked on the …

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Southern Wonder Feb 8th: Shakespeare with Professors of English, Jennifer Munroe & Kirk Melnikoff

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In his preface to the First Folio of Shakespeare’s works, Ben Jonson wrote that Shakespeare is “not of an age, but for all time!” Shakespeare’s works have resonated with generation after generation since they were written in the late sixteenth century. What made his writing so timeless? Why do his works carry such a monumental cultural cachet? Did Shakespeare invent modern English? To be or not to be? To lend …

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Nine to Five Feb 7th: Getting The Salary You Deserve With Miranda Hairston

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I’m going to start by letting the cat out of the bag. The key to getting the salary you deserve is by doing. your. research and understanding the salary range of a position so that you are well informed. According to Ms. Careeer Girl, “the ugly truth about women and their salaries is this: “(Women) take home less money than men performing the exact same jobs”. That just amazes me. …

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Simply aPauling Feb 6th: Paul & Robyn Pallotta

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Tune into Charlotte Community Radio Monday, February 6th, from 9:00pm to 10:00pm for another LIVE broadcast of Simply aPauling with in-studio guests Paul and Robyn Pallotta. So for those of you that don’t know, February 6th will be the last episode of Simply aPauling, as I am moving to New York City the following week. So I thought what better way to end it then to have the people who started it …

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