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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays By Ronda Watson BarberOhioMBE Publisher Happy Holidays!  Merry Christmas! Happy Kwanzaa! Happy New Year!  It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Family, food, friends, and football! I wish you the best this holiday season. May you enjoy…

Publisher’s Note: Happy Holidays

By Ronda Watson BarberOhioMBE Publisher Happy Holidays!  Merry Christmas! Happy Kwanzaa! Happy New Year!  It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Family, food, friends, and football! I wish you the best this holiday season. May you enjoy the wonders…

Publisher’s Note – Inspired

Inspired By Ronda Watson Barber Publisher I got to spend some time at the beach recently.  It was nice to sit and watch the ocean.  There were big waves and little ones.  Some came to shore with impact and others…

Advocacy has its costs

By Ronda Watson BarberOhioMBE Publisher Advocacy has its costs. Advocacy is hard work and it is not for the weak. There is a price to pay for speaking out against injustices. I was saddened to hear the Columbus NAACP is…

Publisher’s Note: Revamp Ohio’s certification programs

By Ronda Watson Barber OhioMBE Publisher Ohio’s Inspector General released a report this week outlining that hundreds of EDGE (Encouraging Diversity Growth and Equity) certified businesses didn’t qualify for the program because the State of Ohio failed to keep tabs…