17Mar

210: History Notes: Who is Going to Look Out for You?

More ways to listen: Apple Podcasts, YouTube, Spotify, GooglePlay. We are taking this back to when I used to find myself feeling like once I graduated from college, especially in professional settings, people didn’t have my back. I spent a lot of time thinking that something was wrong with me, too. It was this unsettling feeling that because I […]

24Feb

207: Gettin’ Through the Storms

More ways to listen: Apple Podcasts, YouTube, Spotify, GooglePlay. We all have troubles in our lives; challenges that test our emotional, mental, and sometimes our physical stamina. For some of us, the troubles are life-threatening, while it’s not that serious for others. What we can all agree on is that there’s always something. In fact, we can go as […]

20Jan

202: History Notes: Grieving the Loss of a Mentor

More ways to listen: Apple Podcasts, YouTube, Spotify, GooglePlay. Nothing is comparable to the special kind of pain felt when a close mentor transitions. The pain is often associated with memories or moments that we’ve had with them, but more so the lessons they didn’t have time to teach us. It’s as if our personal journeys have lost direction, […]

23Dec

198: How I Nearly Quadrupled My Revenue

More ways to listen: Apple Podcasts, YouTube, Spotify, GooglePlay. There’s a lot of advice out there on how to double or even triple your revenue. And to be honest, I feel like I’ve consumed it all. I’ve taken courses, attended conferences, read books, and obsessively analyzed my income reports. However, nothing beats trying things out yourself and learning from […]

28Oct

191: Why Your Life Does Not Have to Follow a Traditional Timeline

More ways to listen: Apple Podcasts, YouTube, Spotify, GooglePlay. The average age of a first-year law school student is about 24. And so when someone spends years in another profession and decides to try their hand at law later in life, it becomes a little complicated. For one, deciding to go to law school is a big decision, no […]

02Sep

183: Why You Should Expect More from Yourself

More ways to listen: Apple Podcasts, YouTube, Spotify, GooglePlay As kids, we all had dreams, aspirations, and plans for when we grow up. Some of us wanted to be doctors, engineers, astronauts, and all those other high-end professions. No matter the dreams, we all wanted to be great. But as we grew older, many of us let limiting beliefs […]

12Aug

180: Changing the Game in Mental Health as a Black Man

More ways to listen: Apple Podcasts, YouTube, Spotify, GooglePlay. According to a 1986 report by the American Psychology Association, the percentage of psychology PhDs awarded to men in 1975 was nearly 70%. As of 2015, the lack of men graduating with doctorates from psychology programs was both alarming and disappointing. But what’s even more worrying is the number of […]

05Aug

179: How First-Gens Navigate Social Mobility

More ways to listen: Apple Podcasts, YouTube, Spotify, GooglePlay. The past decade has seen an increase in the number of first-generation students in the U.S. attend four-year colleges and universities. This unprecedented shift is linked, in some part, to college initiatives aimed at reducing structural barriers to college access. Interestingly, social scientists believe improved educational opportunities for low-income students […]