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Focus On Empowerment with Carole Copeland Thomas - THURSDAYS AT 1PM Eastern


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FOCUS ON EMPOWERMENT is a weekly issues-oriented global radio talk show that examines the opportunities and challenges of personal development and life enhancement both on and off the job. Through interviews, information-sharing, and interactive listener call in segments, Focus On Empowerment provides a vital resource for disseminating social, economic,political, multicultural and personal development information for the blog talk radio audience. CAN'T LISTEN LIVE? Scroll down to the desired show, click and listen online. OR...Just click on the orange RSS symbol to the left, scroll down to the desired program, and then select the appropriate download version for your computer, smartphone, iPod, or MP3 listening device.

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Adversity has always been the resilient spark that ignites the courage and tenacity of Black people. Through the darkest days of American history, the African American spirit always rises from the ashes of hate, discrimination, and most... more

January is a favorite month of mine. At my church, Bethel AME in Boston, the theme in January is always Vision Month. Not just from a religious perspective, but from a pragmatic personal one as well. And for more than 20 years... more

There's big difference between a mission statement and a vision statement, and today's show will clarify how they differ. We'll give you a step by step plan to establish your own personal mission statement that will enhance your business,... more

Tomorrow would have marked Dr. Martin Luther King's 87th birthday, had an assassin's bullet not cut short his life to a mere 39 years. But when you think about what he accomplished in such a short life, you can't help but marvel at the... more

No matter how hard you try, you can't hold on to 2015. It's nearly over and you must move on to the New Year. Very much like driving a car, the rear view mirror helps us to anchor those things behind us. But you can't drive a care totally... more

Deck The Halls, Jingle Bells, O Come All Ye Faithful, The Christmas Tree, and Santa Claus….all familiar songs, symbols and characters of Christianity and the holiday season. As we anticipate the great birth of Jesus Christ,... more

Let's face it. The outcome of your future can't completely be left to luck and ?seat of the pants? actions. And even with the realities of life that you cannot control, you still need to develop a discipline of planning for your future. Today's show... more

Let's face it. No matter how much you plan (or don't plan) your life, problems will come your way. And often those challenges land in your lap when you're already facing other issues and obstacles. This is particularly difficult at the end of the... more

Now is the PERFECT time to slow down and take stock of where you are headed in 2016. Today's show is your opportunity to pause and fully assess what the past year has meant in your life. Yes we're solidly in the holiday shopping season... more
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