Getting Great Graphics Cheaply

Marketing

We as humans are highly visual creatures. It’s no mystery that when it comes to marketing materials, it’s all about images, pictures and video. But it can be tough getting great graphics cheaply. If you’re a marketing team of one or have a limited budget you can hack your way to great graphics for your […]

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Life Changing Books: Your Ultimate Reading List

Book Reviews

Looking for some life changing books? This reading list is going to get you on track to CHANGE YOUR LIFE. I’m a big believer in the power of books. The answer to any and all of life’s problems lie between the pages of a book, it’s just a matter of finding the right book. Top […]

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Getting a Job Out of College

Career Advice

Getting a job out of college is notoriously impossible. We live in an era where there are more college graduates than ever, yet entry-level jobs are harder to get. Don’t even get me started on the vicious cycle of employers asking for “experience” for an “entry-level position”. (Does no one see the paradox?!) With some planning and […]

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Book Review: Lean In

Book Reviews

Lean In has been met with a bizarre amount of controversy. Often criticized as a book for “crazed feminists” or more wealthy or privileged women with advice unusable to those lower on the totem pole of business. But have these people read this book? Answer: Probably not. Let’s discuss. What is Lean In? Lean In is […]

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The Fearless Idiot


Pep Talks

How did you like the title of this post? I’m thinking about using it for my autobiography one day. There’s a lot of life that is about “getting ready” or “preparing”. There’s a lot of “getting ready” to be done. However, at some point you need to jump in. I realized that was a big […]

December 8, 2014

Walls Are Not There to Keep Us Out


Pep Talks

People say things are “too hard” to accomplish. You know what? They’re absolutely right. It is too hard to do…for them. But not you. It’s not too hard for you because you want it more than they do. You care about your dream more than they do. The brick walls are there for a reason. The […]

December 1, 2014

Constraint Breeds Creativity


Career Advice

I’ve been reflecting on a phrase oft repeated in the creative writing world, constraint is what breeds creativity. I think a lot of people get this hippy-dippy idea that creativity comes when one is faced with loads of free time to slowly sip your coffee, enjoy a warm muffin and sit in a quiet, relaxing environment […]

May 9, 2014