In the spirit of procrastination, whenever I discover a new book I want to read, I add it to my Amazon list. As a personal challenge to actually READ them, I am sharing my list with you. Hello accountability squad!Read More
No one can do you, quite like you! I am the best original and cannot be duplicated or replicated, no matter how hard one tries. So, not sharing says a lot about the level of confidence of others, not me.Read More
My previous businesses taught me how to manage a team, something I am still learning how to do. They taught me how to build a community vs. build an audience. They taught me how to create valuable working relationships. They taught me how to lead.Read More
Throughout my childhood, I experienced a good amount of trauma via domestic violence, addiction and emotional abuse. In music I found an escape that allowed me the freedom to express my feelings about those things. That freedom made it seem like the weight of my reality was lifted.
I oftentimes have to force myself to be present, to pay attention to the calendar and to adjust for the new season. If I don’t, I’ll look up one day and realize the seasons are changing, but I’m not.Read More
The beginning of the fruits of my labor are starting to pour in and, while I’m excited about that, I also know that I can’t relax or become comfortable. If anything, now is the time when I have to push harder, become more disciplined, and continue to step my game up project after project.Read More
Bossing up is as simple as staying ahead of the game and being innovative in every way possible. I work regardless if anyone is watching. I’m a firm believer “how you do anything is how you do everything” and my mission goes beyond me.
There will always be someone who doesn't agree or is upset by a choice you've made, at the end of the day you are the one who has to live with the decisions you've made, so be sure they are true to you.Read More
I spend a lot of time connecting with others — I used to have the mindset of doing everything on my own, but once I learned to reach out to others, learn from their lessons, delegate responsibility, build teams, and improve efficiency - my personal brand started to take form.Read More
Everyday I would walk to Starbucks and get on Craigslist to look for jobs and then finally in September of 2009, a company hired my company for a one year contract! (check out the original email here) The weight was lifted.Read More
I knew that I loved producing my own events, creating content, and working with passionate people but I had never seriously considered making a career out of it. A voice went off in my head, probably a few times, asking, why aren’t you doing that full time?Read More
In 2015, I was working as an assistant to a well respected music publicist. I had held this position for three years, and I was ready to move on.
There was only one problem… I was too scared to actually do it.