Have You Lost Your Blogging Way?

Have You Lost Your Blogging Way?

I think it is safe to say that the majority of bloggers get started because they either feel called to blogging or they are passionate about the topics they are covering.

For me - I started blogging as a result of both of the reasons previously mentioned. Because I feel called to blogging the work is always fun in the beginning, and then as life gets busier the fun begins to decrease more and more. Eventually feelings of being overwhelmed and burned out overtake me, and my posts slow down until I eventually stop posting altogether. I would like to use my past experiences and mistakes to discuss getting back on track after you have lost your blogging way. 

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Kaepernick x Nike: Being a Lifestyle Brand Means Using Your Voice

Kaepernick x Nike: Being a Lifestyle Brand Means Using Your Voice

Nike recently launched an ad campaign that featured Colin Kaepernick as the face. In running this campaign, Nike has marked its position. The company is neither for one group and against the other, but using the tools that it has to be an advocate for using your voice, for progression, for equality. I don’t understand how anyone can see anything negative within this message. A message that at its core is saying, treat people right, not just some people, but ALL people.

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All Clients Created Equal

 All Clients Created Equal

As a professional, even at this level, it can be difficult at times to treat close friends and family as clients. There are additional actions we may take to go above and beyond for people we care about that we would not normally do with clients we have no prior relationships with. It is natural because relationships and human connection are not only at the core of the business world, but they are also at the core of who we are as visionaries. Leaders have an innate desire to make sure everything and everyone connected to them are taken care of, but in the business world this often backfires.

In this blog post I will share why it is important to refrain from giving close friends and family special treatment/discounts during business transactions.

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