This past weekend, I had nothing to do and no one to hang out with (Desirée and her sorority sisters took a road trip), so I left work on Friday and hit the road for Charlotte. On my way there, … Continue reading Maintaining Relationships
I’m so fortunate. Since college, I’ve had some awesome barbers. But, with each relocation, it takes me getting through the not so awesome ones to get to the ones I need. Over the past decade, I’ve made four moves within … Continue reading Find a Great Barber/Hairstylist
Gentlemen, the hairstyle you choose is key to your success as a young professional so I had to include it in the “Controlled Externalities” series. Though the business world is becoming more and more progressive, there are still glass ceilings … Continue reading Haircut: Professional or Personality?
If you weren’t aware, being well-dressed is about much more than your clothes. It encompasses everything one sees about you from your messenger bag as you walk down a crowded street to your luggage when you step off the plane to the cleanliness of your nails when you shake hands to the way your hair is styled in every setting. This being said, over the next few weeks, I want to draw attention to a few of those things, starting with the social impact held by barbers and barbershops, particularly in the black community. Ironically, I am headed to the … Continue reading Straight Razors and Social Justice: The Empowering Evolution of Black Barbershops