Earth: Seven Billion and Counting...
According to the United Nations (via ABC News), Earth’s 7-billionth person will be welcomed to our planet tomorrow, Monday 10/31, merely 24 hours before the mark of my 27th year on earth. Calculations indicate Number 7,000,000,000 will likely be born in India, which isn’t surprising, considering the country welcomes a newborn nearly every second and is expected to surpass China’s...
53 Signs You Work in Public Relations
I smiled. I laughed. I cried. And then, I laughed some more. That’s because every public relations practitioner - particularly those whom have been on both the agency and client sides - should be able to relate to these 53 well-crafted “signs,” as aggregated by Ragan’s PR Daily. Some of my faves? #3. Inside jokes with your colleagues will get you through the...
"Waking Up Full of Awesome"
“There was a time when you were five years old, and you woke up full of awesome. You knew you were awesome. You loved yourself. You thought you were beautiful, even with missing teeth and messy hair and mismatched socks inside your grubby sneakers. You loved your body, and the things it could do. You thought you were strong. You knew you were smart. Do you still have it? The awesome. Did...