Affirm Helps Me Make My Musical Dreams Come True
This is a sponsored post written on behalf of Affirm, Inc. All opinions are my own. I’ve always been passionate about music and I’ve shared that passion with my friends and family. People often come to me when they want to discover some new music. In additional to being... Read more
How to Escape the Sunken Place at Work
You are riding high on top the world. You are successful, educated, and getting paid. Then it hits you. You suddenly realize there are still culturally-based barriers and hurdles to overcome in the supposedly post-racial world of ours. You find yourself in “The Sunken Place” where you are keenly aware of what... Read more
Serving Others Enriches Your Life
Disclosure: This post is sponsored by United Healthcare My mother always taught me the value of serving others. Although we didn’t have a lot of money or material possessions, we shared what we had with those who needed help. More importantly, we invested our time by volunteering as often... Read more
A Call to Men: Do Your Part to End Violence Against Women
Violence against women and girls in the United States of America is at epidemic proportions. Look at these statistics: Every 9 seconds in the US a woman is assaulted or beaten. Domestic violence is the leading cause of injury to women—more than car accidents, muggings, and rapes combined. Nearly 1... Read more
2016 Father’s Day Gift Guide
5 Ways To Increase Intimacy in Your Relationship
A national survey conducted by The Kinsey Institute at Indiana University reveals a startling disconnect between couples’ desires to be touched and the amount of physical connection they actually experience through touching. Nearly all (87%) men and women in committed relationships rated touch as very or extremely important to building intimacy.... Read more
These Are the Best Jobs for 2016
Each year, U.S. News & World Report ranks the best jobs to help job seekers at every level take advantage of new opportunities and make smarter career decisions. Health care related jobs dominate the list of the 100 Best Jobs due to a combination of high salaries, low unemployment rates... Read more
Mocha Man Style’s Best Christmas Gifts for Men
Many people tell us that they have a hard time finding the perfect gifts for the men in their lives. Mocha Man Style is here to help take some of the guess work out of the process. We have curated a few pages of our favorite products that will make excellent... Read more
Take Your Business to the Next Level by Attending Verizon’s Minority-Owned Business Summit
This is a sponsored post by OM Media group on behalf of Verizon, all opinions are my own. Minority-owned small business have a big impact on our economy. Minority businesses make up almost 15 percent of the 28 million small businesses and employ 5.9 million workers in the United... Read more
Don Julio’s Words to Live By
I worked with my friends Tequila Don Julio to write this post.  Many people may be familiar with Don Julio Tequila, but few people know the story of the man who created Mexico’s original luxury tequila brand. Born in the “Los Altos” Highlands Region of Mexico in Atotonilco el Alto,... Read more