4 (actually 8) Things to Improve Yourself in 2018

Cover the Basics Work out.  Eat Better.  Meditate.  Yada yada.  We all know it, but it’s about doing it.  And it’s top of my list for a reason because health, wellness and our ‘healthspans‘ are the most valuable parts of life. Straighten up your finances Take more control over your money by opening a broker…

Top Post of 2017: An Ode to a First Apartment

I’m moving.  After five awesome years in my “first” apartment, I’m upgrading to a condo.   I use quotations around first because although I did move out for school, this was my first on-my-own place, which was a big deal.  It’s time to move on, no doubt, but saying goodbye can be hard. Which is why…

What Organizations Should You Get Involved In?

Have you ever considered taking on something outside of your regular work or leisure time? More young professionals are seeing the immense value of joining an organization or activity that bridges the gap between their full time jobs and lying on the couch watching Netflix. And more employers look for that well-rounded person when hiring….

Don’t duplicate your message on multiple social networks

I get this request a lot so I thought it fitting to talk about using multiple social media networks (that many feel are identical) in their brand strategy.  However identical (or fraternal) you find two or more networks, they indeed differ, and require unique and strategic thinking when approaching each. Too often I am asked…

4 Tips to Kick off Your Social Media Contest

So you want to run a contest on social media. The task isn’t as daunting as it seems, so kick it off with these 4 must-dos to achieve success. Consider your objectives  Who are you trying to get to enter your contest and what is the objective? Is your goal # of entries or is…