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Some people rang in the new year with fireworks, singing and dancing, while others promised to improve themselves, resolving to be more decisive, more focused and more inspiring. And let’s not forget the inauguration of newly elected officials in our cities, counties, states and the federal government. As enthusiastic politicians assume the mantle of leadership,…

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And just like that, another 12 months have entered the history books. 2018 proved to be a year in which Black excellence prevailed in entertainment, politics, business and sports. In this year-in-review edition, we highlight the most impactful moments in Black culture of 2018. Music  The year began with Kendrick Lamar and TDE’s masterful soundtrack…

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The state of California is about to make economic and legal history as recreational marijuana will become legal on Monday, January 1, 2018. Despite the state already having a thriving marijuana industry, it was all geared towards medical marijuana and users had to possess a medical marijuana card to legally purchase and use the weed.…

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Cardi B via Instagram (@Iamcardib) So, 2017 will go down in history as the year Jaden Smith reminded us of the “Icon” living in us, as Kendrick Lamar made sure we stayed “Humble,” and Cardi B taught us how to make money moves.  As we enter into the New Year, it is only right that…

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  Photo credit: 55Ohms / Shutterstock.com It’s time to pull out those journals that have not seen the light of day since the last New Year and make resolutions for 2018. In order to mentally and physically prepare for what is to come in 2018, here are three resolutions that can pave the way to…

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The new year is here and it’s a great time to take control of your financial health. Like starting a new diet or exercise plan, getting our finances in order should begin with simple, achievable actions that bolster our resolve and inspire us to persevere, instead of drastic ones. Here are seven simple tips that,…

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For sure, 2017 brings an opportunity for a fresh start. Motivation should be on everyone’s vision board – with a new government forming, having a plentiful savings account is more critical now than ever. Today, I am going to show a few quick tips on how to manage your budget for the new year.

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As the new year rolls in and you begin to set resolutions for your personal life, it’s vital to set them for your business. Honing your focus in the final month and days of the year, to dedicate your time to cleaning and tying up loose ends can guarantee you a clear and fresh start…

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Millennial employment turnover rates have been rising as more millennials vow less loyalty to major corporate companies. Turnover rates have been trending high according to the Bureau Labor of Statistics and the trend doesn’t show any relief soon. Many companies are combating this by devoting resources to restructure and reshape their organizations. If your 2017…

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Now is the time we start plotting out all of those great ideas of what we’re going to resolve to do (or not do) in the new year. Sometimes, we start out with the best intentions, but you know what they say about “intentions” and a “road” going somewhere or other. I know what you’ve…

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Story by Stereo Williams Photography by DeWayne Rogers “I’m going to lose 30 pounds by the summer.” “I want to save at least $5000 this year.” “This year, I’m visiting South Africa. I mean it this time.” Welcome to 2014! January means it’s time for us to start picking ourselves apart and making promises to change something we don’t like. New Year’s resolutions get a bad rap — we think of them as little bits of denial as opposed to well-intentioned…

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With 2013 quickly approaching, everyone is making resolutions, and every year most all have the same resolution – eat better, exercise and get healthy. We have found a great way to do this while building a closer relationship with God and focusing on your faith.  The Daniel Fast promotes a healthy way of eating while…

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