Be Brave: Raising Girls That Stand Up, Speak Out, & Embrace Their Feminine Power

Be Brave: Raising Girls That Stand Up, Speak Out, & Embrace Their Feminine Power


I recommend that when a girl reaches age 9 – it could be sooner or later – a parent sits down and gives them “the talk.”  Not a talk about sex but a talk about power, what it is and who has it.  By age 9, a girl already has nascent sexuality.  She notices her […]

How to Strategize Job Searching Like Chess Playing


Job searching is very similar to playing a game of chess. Both activities have a significant element of strategy. But first, let’s agree about the word strategy. A simple definition found in Merriam-Webster’s dictionary, which says, “the skill of making or carrying out plans to achieve a goal.” And indeed, the job seeker has a […]

Here’s How Social Media Can Negatively Affect Us at Work

Here’s How Social Media Can Negatively Affect Us at Work


Social media has grown immensely, becoming the average person’s main method of keeping in touch. Whether we’d like to admit it or not, many of us have likely been at our desks, passing the time with a quick scroll-break on Instagram. As we’re exploring our feeds, getting a follow request from a coworker can feel […]

An Easy 9 Steps to 10,000 Followers on Instagram

An Easy 9 Steps to 10,000 Followers on Instagram


Growing my Instagram followers to 10,000, there’s a lot of lessons I’ve learned. We’ve been working hard. We’ve been posting daily and I’ve learned so much. We’re very excited for this milestone, but even more excited to share the behind the scenes with you all. I’m going to cover nine things today. Subscribe on your favorite platform […]

Entrepreneurs: Looking to Hire? Avoid These 3 Hiring Mistakes

Entrepreneurs: Looking to Hire? Avoid These 3 Hiring Mistakes


New entrepreneurs typically take on all business roles themselves during their first year of operations, by necessity not choice, according to new research published by SCORE, mentors to America’s small businesses. Still, the report shows that over half (54%) of startups are looking to hire in their first year of operations. If you’re considering hiring […]