On Adaptability (Pt. 1)

It's not just about adjusting my style of dress but also the fundraising techniques I employ. It is critical that you know the culture of the organization you're in. The more adaptable your style and personality, the more opportunities will come your way.

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Long Live the King/Queen

Being in a field for a long time doesn't make you a leader. And, in a day and age where I have the ability to read whatever I need to in order to understand the basic processes of a role, it is more important for me to invest time in developing integrity and leadership as opposed to the technical skills that can be learned.

Purpose or Placeholder? Know The Difference 

I hate to say it now but why lie, right? My current job is a placeholder. I'm good at fundraising but fundraising is not the primary (or even secondary) thing I was brought to this earth to do. I may be doing it the next two years or the next two decades. But I'm here … Continue reading Purpose or Placeholder? Know The Difference 

Maintaining Relationships

This past weekend, I had nothing to do and no one to hang out with (Desirée and her sorority sisters took a road trip), so I left work on Friday and hit the road for Charlotte. On my way there, I was posting periodically to my Instagram story and one of my friends of almost … Continue reading Maintaining Relationships