Monthly Archive: March, 2017

How to Tell a Story that will Deeply Impact Your Career

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One of my earliest memories as a child was looking out through the window of my family’s second story apartment and watching birds take-off from the window ledge. I was fascinated by how… Continue reading

10 Steps to Leading a Brainstorming Session that Works

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Brainstorming sessions are breeding ground for idea generation. Invented in the 1930s by advertising executive Alex Osborn, brainstorming was initially coined “thinking up.” In encouraging unhampered, spur-of-the-moment thoughts, Osborn hoped to break the conventional meeting mold that… Continue reading

Meet Crimson Hexagon’s CEO Stephanie Newby

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Stephanie Newby is the CEO of Crimson Hexagon, a big data social media analytics firm at which the author is currently working. She is also the founder of Golden Seeds, an angel investor… Continue reading

It’s Time to Change the Face of Mental Health Awareness on College Campuses

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In February of this year, the Los Angeles Times published an op-ed piece entitled “College students facing depression need more than a list of doctors to call.” The stark reality the article presents… Continue reading

Target swimsuit campaign shows women what it’s like to love your body

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Bathing suit shopping shouldn’t be so difficult, at least according to Target. The company has launched a new body-positive campaign, “Target Loves Every Body,” to encourage women to embrace their bodies and bring… Continue reading

Curing the Holiday Hangover

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Did you drink too much wine or have one too many vodka sodas at your holiday party last night? It happens to the best of us, and not just around the holidays. There… Continue reading

A Lesson about Being Yourself from The US Women’s National Team

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When the United States Women’s National Team made it out of World Cup group play, soccer experts the world over shook their heads and said they didn’t think it would be enough. The… Continue reading

The Dapper Chicks ‘Suit Up’ in New York

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A new women’s equality group is making waves on social media and gaining notice by the day. Who are they? The Dapper Chicks of New York, or DCNY. Comprised of seven women, DCNY… Continue reading

Adidas and Manchester United Under Scrutiny After Releasing Revealing Female Jersey

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It was announced in July 2014 that Manchester United would not be renewing any contract with Nike, with whom they previously had a 13-season contract. Instead MU locked into a sponsorship deal with… Continue reading

Artwork That Inspires Strength For Abuse Survivors

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When you think of hero do you think of a sports player? A firefighter? Or maybe a soldier? This week, when I think of a hero, I think about the child abuse survivors… Continue reading