BUSINESS: Research + Stats The Top New Year's Resolutions for 2019 By Staff Wednesday, January 2, 2019 11:45 AM With the new year upon us, many people are already worrying about shedding all of those holiday pounds. A survey about New Year's resolutions published by Inc. has found that diet and healthy eating tops the resolution list for Americans as they welcome 2019. Exercising more comes in second (65 percent) followed by losing weight (54 percent). Number 10 on the resolutions list is spend more time with family and friends (13 percent). According to research on the topic, about 60 percent of us admit that we make New Year's resolutions, but only about 8 percent are successful in achieving them. Regardless of whether or not we achieved our previous resolutions, most of us go right ahead and make a new set of resolutions—hoping for the best. Click here to read the full story from Inc.