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  Eric Thomas, aka E.T. The Hip Hop Preacher, was asked to speak to High School All American Football players about having a Sound Mind and Sound Body. Listen as ET instructs the athletes on the importance of separating yourself from the pack.  Check it out below!

Hiding your true self at work may damage your career, science says so. University of Exeter researchers have found that failing to reveal “stigmatized characteristics” such as being gay or suffering from a mental illness reduces people’s self-esteem, job satisfaction, and work commitment. Study author Professor Manuela Barreto says, “What we need are environments where […]

Being in shape sounds nice, but getting there is the issue for many Americans. A new survey finds that more than 75 percent of U.S. adults said that being in shape and looking good were “very important” to them, and a similar number wanted to change something about their body appearance. Despite those feelings, only […]

Eric Thomas aka E.T. The Hip Hop Preacher explains how to face your fears.  Check it out below!

Check out this motivational from motivational speaker/Preacher, Eric Thomas.  He explains how you can out work people that are more talented and smarter than you are.  You just have to put in the time, effort, and work.  Check it out below!

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Check this out.  According to Elite Daily, If you’re looking to play hooky science says there’s an ideal time to call out: 6:38 a.m on a Tuesday. Market research company Attest recently asked 1,000 employees about this and found most agreed the best excuse to give your boss when calling in sick is telling him […]

If you are an entrepreneur, or you aspire to succeed in any other arena, you know that your success cannot depend on the opinions of others. Like the wind, opinions change.  And like the weather, opinions change very often. To realize success at any endeavor, you must stay on track, no matter what it takes!  […]

From the time I was a child to this very day, there have been numerous things that I’ve expressed a desire to accomplish and naysayers would shout: “You can’t do everything!” Or, “you can’t do that.” Usually, it was said by someone who did not know me well.  As a child, my family members and […]

May is National Bike Month and the City of Houston is celebrating. The City and Bike Houston are hosting a Bike to Work Day event with a celebratory bike ride. The ride will start at City Hall in Hermann Square at 7:30 AM and showcase a variety of bicycle facilities. Washington Avenue (shared lane marking), […]

She may be a superstar and a Black Girl Magic icon, but when it comes to "work work work work work," Debbie Allen is every woman.

It should not come as a surprise to anyone that sitting at your desk all day is making you gain weight. According to a CareerBuilder survey, Of more than 3,000 full-time workers reveals 55 percent feel they’re overweight, and 44 percent say they’ve gained weight while at their present jobs. More than half admitted that […]

Not appearing professional and polished can limit opportunities to advance in your career. I