Category: Business

What 10 Years of Retail has Taught Me about Life

This realization just smacked me in the face: this marks the 2nd Christmas season in a row that I am not working in retail for the holidays! The season has totally taken on a new meaning for me since shifting my careerΒ in 2015. I’m aware many people look at retail as a part time job […]

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When Should Your Brand Start Promoting for the Holiday Season?

Don’t you just automatically roll your eyes every time you walk into a store in October full of Christmas decorations? Hello, Halloween is amazing. Capitalize THAT. I’m not ready for Christmas. It’s super annoying to a customer to be forced to think about Christmas so early. But as a brand, the holiday season is a […]

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Do You Ever Take a Break from Your Business?

Not many people notice when you stop doing something, but they know when you start. When you have something new to say, you’re in everyone’s face about it. You’re loud and consistent and intentional. This summer, I got burnt out. And I got silent about my first business as I put it on the back […]

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Unconventional Places to Network

Can I just ask this to all my beautifully honest readers: Do people even like networking events? I so often wonder who is that girl that walks into a room full of strangers, looks around and says “HELL YEAH I’m ready to make connections!” I am not even an introvert, at all. I can talk […]

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