I recently had the opportunity to interview Andrea Wien, freelance writer and entrepreneur, who is embarking on a 6,000-mile road trip to promote her new book, Gap to Great. Eight years ago, I submitted my application to the University of Pittsburgh without the slightest hesitation. I was so set on going to Pitt they were the […]
"Live with conviction. Live like you actually matter, because you do. Inspire others with your life. Be a positive influence."
-A Millennial Manifesto
When things don’t go according to plan, it sucks. So to mitigate our panic, we tend to stick to safe schemes – with minimal risk – in fear of not being able to handle the situation. A broken water heater, food poisoning, and a sick child top my list of Things That Haven’t Gone Well […]
Welcome to my final post of 2015. I’m applying B.J. Novak’s advice from a recent podcast with Tim Ferriss and reflecting on my experiences, both good and bad from this year. The TLDR version of this post is: I underestimated how much I could accomplish in 2015, thus I am upping my goals in 2016 by […]
In our hectic lives, too often we are caught up in the hustle that we fail to see the purpose of it all. We become numb to our everyday lives. Almost drowsy from the anxieties of life. So how do we fight this drowsiness and live an intentional life? I’m a scrooge this time of […]
I don’t tolerate BS, I can’t stand listening to cliches, but if there is one thing that drives me bonkers, it’s business jargon. I’ve worked in a corporate environment for the better part of five years now. I don’t mind the culture, but if there is one thing that makes me cringe, it’s businness jargon. […]
I held three positions in the 21 months I worked at my old company. Shuffled from one role to the next, I felt I had little control over my career trajectory. With a clean slate at my new company, I worked my way into the job I wanted, all with a simple change in mindset: I […]