Make sure you’re presenting yourself in the most intentional manner possible, while paying attention to whether or not your look aligns with what your target market is looking for. And, if you’re having a tough time doing that, reach out to me or someone else who takes their brand seriously. I’m definitely here as a resource. Continue reading What Do They See?
Some of us are awkward and insecure and oddly funny folks who don’t like seeing the same person in the hall three times in a work day because how many times can you really say “Hello”? Continue reading Meeting Ms. Issa Rae
I couldn’t do it all myself. I couldn’t keep tossing pennies into a wishing well and hoping that some magical genie would appear with a stack of opportunities. I had to put my money where my mouth was and pay … Continue reading Investing In Me
Remind yourself every day that you cannot abandon your purpose. You are not here to make money for the sole purpose of making money, no matter how much you are offered. You are here to serve people with your gift(s). … Continue reading Purpose Over Pennies
So you want to start a blog… or a clothing line… or a consulting firm. Cool. But what sets you apart? I see screen printed tees every day with logos that are only slightly different than what I could find … Continue reading Your Brand is Looking Hazy
This morning, I was able to provide LinkedIn with some constructive feedback for the beta version of their new site. About twice a month since early July, I’ve been working with LinkedIn’s site development team to make sure that the … Continue reading Keep Keeping On
This afternoon, I had the opportunity to represent my institution, Duke School, at the Durham Chamber of Commerce‘s executive luncheon which was hosted by the local ABC news channel, ABC11 WTVD. I had an awesome time meeting some great leaders from … Continue reading Be Ready to Lead