WYL Blog: Life Hacks

How to Deep Clean Your House After You Move

How to Deep Clean Your House After You Move

Deep cleaning when you move into your new home, townhouse, or apartment is a necessity. Here are some practical tips for deep cleaning your house after you move. ...

How to Get Ready for Virtual Schooling in The Fall

How to Get Ready for Virtual Schooling in The Fall

It has become apparent that virtual schooling will still be a necessity in the 2020-21 school year. This checklist can help you create a proper environment for remote learning, so youwill be better prepared for the new experiences this year. ...

8 Ways to Refresh Your Space on a Budget

8 Ways to Refresh Your Space on a Budget

It can be pretty costly to renovate your home. Furniture isn’t cheap, and redecorating comes at a cost too. Here are 8 inexpensive ways to refresh your space on a budget.   ...

5 Tips to Stay Efficient While Working from Home During the Pandemic

5 Tips to Stay Efficient While Working from Home During the Pandemic

Due to the pandemic, remote work has begun to affect cities where office culture was critical to productivity. Here are 5 tips to stay efficient while you stay home indefinitely. ...

5 Tips to Maximize Storage in Your Space

5 Tips to Maximize Storage in Your Space

Living in a city has so many perks but extra storage rarely seems to be one of them. Here are some creative ways to maximize your storage space. ...

7 Ways you can Modernize an Older Rental Property

7 Ways you can Modernize an Older Rental Property

Imagine touring a rental property with green shag carpet, wood-paneled walls and a 1960s Frigidaire Flair oven. You probably wouldn't be super enthused — you might even bolt for the door. Odds are, if you feel this way about outdated spaces, so do your renters.  If your property has any of the preceding elements or if it simply ...

Did you know? (All the things you can do outside of combat in the US Army)

Did you know? (All the things you can do outside of combat in the US Army)

Ask someone about the US Army and they’ll tell you all about war; their family who have served in previous wars, their stance on war. War, war, war. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DxtbzXPtUZM More than War The reality is, the US Army is way more than the combat we visualize when we hear the word “war.” To be honest, ma ...

WYL Take Ownership Podcast EP. 16: Jason Rosario

WYL Take Ownership Podcast EP. 16: Jason Rosario

With the goal to inspire, activate, and nurture the development of well-rounded men, Jason Rosario is the founder of The Lives of Men (TLoM), an integrated media and consulting company dedicated to providing men with healthier frameworks of masculinity. In addition to running TLoM, Jason is also the executive producer and host of the ...

WYL Take Ownership Podcast EP. 6: Angel Rich

WYL Take Ownership Podcast EP. 6: Angel Rich

  Coming out of college with $180,000 in debt, Angel Rich is a living example of what it takes to overcome financial burden. As the CEO and founder of The Wealth Factory, Angel is on a mission to manufacture economic independence for one million entrepreneurs by 2020.   In addition to being the CEO and founder of Th ...

WYL Take Ownership Podcast EP. 5: Courtney Danielle

WYL Take Ownership Podcast EP. 5: Courtney Danielle

  Having been featured in publications such as Allure, Elle France, and Essence, Courtney Danielle is a beauty, fashion, travel, and wellness influencer. Since 2012, Courtney has been owning her sense of style while teaching others how to embrace theirs. As the founder of Curls and Couture and co-founder of Black Girl Fly, ...

WYL Take Ownership Podcast Ep. 2: Jon Jackson

WYL Take Ownership Podcast Ep. 2: Jon Jackson

  [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fh9TSKv9zdU[/embedyt]   Jonathan Jackson is the co-founder of Blavity and a highly-esteemed class of 2019 Nieman Fellow and Berkman Klein Fellow at Harvard University. While at Harvard, Jonathan will study the emergence of black media in the digital age, examining new ways ...

WYL Take Ownership Podcast Ep. 1: Tonya Rapley

WYL Take Ownership Podcast Ep. 1: Tonya Rapley

  Spearheading our very first episode of The Whose Your Landlord Take Ownership podcast is none other than Tonya Rapley. Tonya Rapley is a coach, entrepreneur, and founder of My Fab Finance. Having been deemed the “New Face of Wealth Building” by Black Enterprise Magazine in 2014, Tonya has also appeared in outlets such as ...