Why Monday is the Best Day of the Week

Why Monday is the Best Day of the Week

Yes, you read that correctly. Maybe I’m a bit of an optimist and grateful in what comes to me in life, but I just cannot understand people that spend all day lamenting the start of the week with a classic “case of the Mondays.” You knew it was...
Sacrifice: the Untold Taboo of Entrepreneurs

Sacrifice: the Untold Taboo of Entrepreneurs

Are you willing to do what others wouldn’t ever consider? Being an entrepreneur isn’t as easy and glamorous as it looks. Why do you want to be an entrepreneur? You want the fame? Not good enough. You want to be rich? That’s empty. You’re smart?...
What a Journalist Learned by Interning for the “Dark Side”

What a Journalist Learned by Interning for the “Dark Side”

This summer I made the move from the newsroom to the conference room. My entire career (because I am recent college graduate/child) revolved around finding stories then fighting tooth-and-nail with more experienced people over a punctuation mark I demanded....
You, Inc. The Best Investment You Can Make

You, Inc. The Best Investment You Can Make

Invest in yourself. At your own company. Mind you, I’ve warned several times now against starting your own company. ┬áBut if you’re stubborn enough to ignore me, then maybe you do have what it takes after all. Investing the Right Way Not sure where everyone...
Cufflinks, Content, and the Heart of the Matter

Cufflinks, Content, and the Heart of the Matter

I was in San Francisco and Silicon Valley all last week. Part of my visit was presenting at LinkedIn so I wanted to look fancy and brought a suit and dress shirt – but I didn’t take a close enough look at my shirt before takeoff. So the morning of the...