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The Only Black Guy in the Office

The Workplace Happy Hour Is Dead

There must be a better way to facilitate fun in corporate America than getting employees wasted. Right?

Illustration: Michael Kennedy

When I was promoted and given a team to manage, one of my priorities was cultivating a healthy team culture for my direct reports. Few of my colleagues may…




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The Only Black Guy In the Office

The Only Black Guy In the Office

Do you know him? Is it you? The trials and tribulations of a Black man navigating corporate life.

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