Managing Influence (rs)

In the past week, I have thought a lot about influence. I have had conversations about influence as it pertains to leadership in the workplace. I also talked with a couple of moms on different occasions about the influence of other kids on theirs just because I was in the right place and willing to … Continue reading Managing Influence (rs)

Brand Freedom

When I was a kid, it seemed the only thing I really wanted to do was get older. So when I made it to 27 I knew without all shadow of a doubt I had freedom. I thought I had the freedom to do what I wanted, when I wanted and how I wanted. Ha! … Continue reading Brand Freedom

Solutions for a Social Media Snob

Several weeks ago, our team had a brief discussion regarding Facebook and some of the posts their friends share. Some of the updates mentioned included: stay-at-home moms who talk about every minute of their day the foodie who shares their breakfast, lunch and dinner menus plus pictures new moms who shares everything "Little Johnny" does … Continue reading Solutions for a Social Media Snob

If I was a celebrity publicist

Being a true fan of television/film/theater, I've always been fascinated by celebrity publicists. At one time in my early adult life, I imagined their life to be glamorous. Publicists were part of a celebrity's big 3: manager, accountant, publicist. Today I feel a little bit sorry for them because I don't believe celebrities (and celebutantes) truly … Continue reading If I was a celebrity publicist