Get Your MBA…in 2 Years

Eight months ago I wrote a post – Get Your MBA…in 30 Seconds – which is about Fast Company’s “30 Second MBA” resource. It’s an online “curriculum” with advice and insights from people working from the trenches — entrepreneurs, business professionals, executives…those who are making things happen in the business world. I had no idea … Continue reading

Me versus the Lizard Brain

Being indecisive. Such a bad characteristic. But sometimes it’s good to be indecisive. It means you’re completely thinking through the pros and cons of each side…and then the pros and cons of each pro and con. It means both (or several) of your choices are so important that time is required to ensure the best … Continue reading

Work-Life Balance

My first WordPress “reblog” so bear with me… I was reading the first paragraph of this blog post (see below) from angelatisone and imagined what my pie chart would look like. Sure there are certain things that are more important than others, but overall I would want my chart to be even…like you said, “balanced.” … Continue reading

Get Your MBA…in 30 Seconds

Okay, you can’t get a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) in 30 seconds. But hear me out. I love school. I love the atmosphere; I love the abundance of caffeine-powered, time-stretched students and teachers; and most of all, I love being surrounded by a collective group of people with ambitions and a desire to challenge … Continue reading

Now Hiring: Social Media Strategists

First, I was wrong. In my previous post, I predicted that the Oregon Ducks would win a close championship game against the Auburn Tigers. Well, the Ducks lost. Sad, I know. In that same article, I also made some predictions in the social media and public relations field. Right or wrong is still to be … Continue reading

Do Women Outnumber Men in…?

Do women outnumber men in PR? That’s the question that came to mind last week after an event in Portland. Last week I attended a Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Portland Metro Chapter New Professionals event at Maxwell PR; a boutique PR agency that I worked with while I was with Travel Salem. I … Continue reading