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From ‘Freelancer’ to Full-Time: Make a Splash in the Marketing World

Many copywriters and advertisers got their start in the freelance world. After all, it’s a great way to dip your toe into the world of marketing without necessarily swapping careers or dropping out of school. But what do you do when you want to finally make the jump from pursuing freelance full-time to working in an agency? Knowing first-hand what makes this type of switch a difficult one, today’s blog […]

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You’re Still a Doer: What This Fiverr Ad Gets Wrong About Entrepreneurship

You're Still a Doer

“You eat a coffee for lunch. You follow through on your follow through. Sleep deprivation is your drug of choice. You might be a doer.” Raise your hand if this sounds like a description of… well, you! Or, at the very least, has ever sounded like you, but you’ve been wise enough to reform. Fiverr, a hub website for anyone who works in a “gig economy” across a variety of […]

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Unemployable by Choice: An Entrepreneurial Mindset

Unemployable by Choice

For years after graduating high school, I was a pizzeria manager. I adamantly believed during that time period in my life that I would one day own a pizzeria, and that was about it for me. But it certainly didn’t end up that way. Here’s a little bit of my journey as a millennial entrepreneur, and what inspired me to make the dive into starting and operating my own businesses. Looking […]

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What to Do When You Get Dumped by Your “Dream Job”

Dumped by Your Dream Job - Woman Walking

Early in 2017 I began working at what I considered to be my “dream job”. It was a digital marketing agency based in the city, with benefits, a good salary, and awesome coworkers. I had the freedom to share my own creative ideas, start projects, and contribute to my learning. I enjoyed going to work every day, and I couldn’t foresee leaving in the next 2 years, let alone in […]

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5 Essential Steps to Quitting Your Job and Traveling the World

planning to travel the world

So you want to travel the world. Sounds too good to be true, right? Or maybe even impossible? Perhaps you have a steady job, but it is holding you back from fully letting go and traveling long term. The idea of leaving financial security may seem intimidating. You list the “What Ifs” in your head, but ultimately, you can’t deny the call to travel the world.  If we can do […]

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The Ups and Downs of Working in a Family Business

Family Business Upsides

Even as a child, I was nearly positive that I didn’t want to inherit my dad’s automotive and equipment leasing business. I also knew, even then, that my dad would never want to retire. Sure enough, he’s now in his 60s and has no plans to retire anytime soon. That means his company keeps chugging along, as I learn how to manage working in the family business. My Dad, The […]

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