Good Teachers: Students’ Greatest Resource Remains Scarce

The role of teachers in children’s lives cannot be understated. Beyond children’s parents, their teacher is often the primary adult influencer in their life. Yet, this essential role faces difficult setbacks as schools and districts across the country are tasked ...

Big Advice For The Smallest Businesses

While large enterprises may make the most headlines, it’s often the country’s smallest businesses that are providing jobs, fueling innovation and growing the economy. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, 62 percent of all U.S. businesses are microbusinesses, or ...

5 Simple Ways to Naturally Relieve Bloating

Bloating is not only uncomfortable, but it can be particularly inconvenient when you want to look and feel your best in the summer. While symptoms can seem unpredictable, there are simple and natural ways you can prevent and relieve both ...

Did You Know Red Meat May Increase the Risk of Death From Nine Diseases

For the study, researchers tracked diet and health information for more than 536,000 men and women ages 50 to 71 spanning an average of 16 years. Scientists used a 124-item food frequency questionnaire, reviewed individuals’ total intake of meat, including ...

5 Travel Accessories to Make Flying Less Frustrating

Over the last few months, airplane travel has been on everyone’s radar. Unfortunately, it’s not because of extremely cheap airfares, but because several airlines and passengers have proved that the friendly skies aren’t that friendly.

26-Year Old Black Woman Entrepreneur Launches Low Cost Organic Grocery Store

26-year old Olympia Auset, a native of Los Angeles and a graduate of Howard University, grew tired of having to travel 2 hours by bus every time she wanted to buy healthy vegan food. She lives in Inglewood, and it ...

Ten-to-Win with Kim Anthony: “10 Things Successful People Never Do Again”

We all make mistakes but the people who thrive from their mistakes are the successful ones. In this week’s “Ten-to-Win” Kim shares Henry Cloud’s 10 Things Successful People Never Do Again. Enjoy!

Etiquette Excursion with Mona Johnson: The Origins of Memorial Day

Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer, conjuring images of picnics, barbecues or just a lazy day off. But originally the holiday was charged with deeper meaning — and with controversy.

Khalid Shaw: Chasing 7 Dreams; The Fight Against Autism

A summer of Hope. Summer is traditionally a time of fun and relaxation. A time when youth and young adults are out of school with extra time on their hands.

Summertime, When the Livin’ Is Hard for Hungry Children

Summertime, and the livin’ is easy, Fish are jumpin’ and the cotton is high, oh your daddy’s rich and your ma is good-lookin’, So hush, little baby, don’t you cry. – Lyrics to Summertime, sung by Ella Fitzgerald

Delicious Memorial Day Recipes For A Full Meal

Here are some great recipes for a full Memorial Day Meal. Enjoy!

10 Immediate Steps to Start Planning for Retirement in Your 40s

If you’re behind on your retirement savings, you’re not alone. In fact, GOBankingRates.com’s 2017 Retirement Savings survey found that a shocking 55 percent of Americans will retire with less than $10,000 in the bank. Another 11 percent have less than ...

Hilda Kennedy, AmPac President, Wins Minority Business Champion of the Year

The Los Angeles District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration recognized twelve exceptional members of the region's small business community at the 2017 Small Business Awards Ceremony, held Wednesday, May 17th at the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City.

How To Save Big On Exotic Travel

Renting a castle or private island for a family or friends' reunion is more affordable than you might think. Check home-sharing sites such as Airbnb, HomeAway or TripAdvisor Vacation Rentals, as well as Landmark Trust for historical buildings in Europe.

Ten-to-Win with Kimberly Morrow: 10 “Life-Hacks” to Help You Become A Whole Lot More Productive

With our 24-hour uber-busy lifestyles, today's society is quite possibly experiencing its most "distracted" time in history. In this week's Ten-to-Win," Kim shares 10 "Life-Hacks" to Help You Become a Whole Lot More Productive. Start using a few of them ...