Too Often, Brands Do Not Think About Longevity

Too Often, Brands Do Not Think About Longevity

I sit and write this post shortly after being inspired by watching Bobby Hundreds' two-part video essay, which briefly walks you through the closing of their San Francisco brick-and-mortar to the grand opening of their (extended) new, long-awaited home on 501 N. Fairfax.

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Keeping My 2018 To-Do's on Track with BlueSky

Keeping My 2018 To-Do's on Track with BlueSky

Customizing my own planner with BlueSky definitely was the way to go for me to actually utilize planners again. The interior format is my favorite because I can focus on the year's major events and my weekly to-do's. If you haven't found a planner that keeps you organized the way you want, check out BlueSky!

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2017 in Review: Lessons Learned and Goals Accomplished

2017 in Review: Lessons Learned and Goals Accomplished

I was looking back at last years list of 2017 goals to see how much of it I could cross off, how much of it was left hanging, and how much my goals have personally changed since then. In flipping through the pages of this notebook, I found a list of lessons I learned in 2016. So here I am, sharing my accomplishments to bask in New Years glory and share some old + new lessons.

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What I Learned From and What I Really Think About ComplexCon

What I Learned From and What I Really Think About ComplexCon

Complex just hosted their second ever #ComplexCon in Long Beach, California this past weekend and needless to say, it was crazy! Apparently they had about 50k people in attendance. That being said, I'm sharing my experience and opinions on this massive event. 

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My Experience and Takeaways from Create and Cultivate: Seattle

My Experience and Takeaways from Create and Cultivate: Seattle

Create and Cultivate hosted their biggest conference to date in Seattle, Saturday, September 9th. With keynotes Mandy Moore, Issa Rae, and Founders of Finery, Brooklyn Decker and Whitney Casey - I'm really grateful to have experienced this event and be able to share my insight with you! If you're curious as to how a C&C conference really is, here is my experience and takeaways.

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Books for Different Parts of Me, In Light of National Book Lovers Day

Books for Different Parts of Me, In Light of National Book Lovers Day

It's National Book Lovers Day, so of course I had to do a blog post on a handful of my absolute favorite reads! If you're looking to add something new to your bookshelf, perhaps you'll find a book for a part of you in this list of books for different parts of me! 

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