Resolutions, Goals, and Reaching

I unabashedly love new year’s lists, resolutions, and planning. I know the new year-new me narrative gets mocked in certain corners as wishful thinking, inactionable, or empty, but I do it anyway. It’s an excuse to step back, take a bird’s eye view,...

Bland It!

I’m a few weeks late to the party with this article, taking some time off for the holidays. But as I dive into work for some new 2019 clients, I have found myself thinking about this piece. Brunfaut and Greenwood are poking fun at the trend toward clean...

The Creative Conduit

I recently read “An Illustrated Guide to Unblocking Your Creativity” by Annie Mueller on Medium. I loved the way she verbally and visually represented the creative process: “We need to be consumers in order to take in our world — observe, read,...

That thin line next to paranoia.

I sometimes wonder if I come off as a paranoid conspiracy theorist when I talk to my clients about social media. Hear me out. Smarter people than me have hashed that idea out in articles and think pieces all over the internet: social media isn’t a strategy for...

I’m absolutely worth talking to, right?

Networking events – isn’t that your favorite way to spend a Tuesday evening, or a Thursday lunch? I go to industry-related networking events or broad business development-related workshops at least a few times a month. Navigating these events can...