All posts by ather

Love Games….

Kim & Kanye. Victoria & David. Jay & Bey. It’s clear that being in love is becoming more and more on trend…or is it? Is being in a relationship where it’s at or is the single life the wave? Are you celebrating Valentine’s Day or Single’s Awareness Day? Are you Team Boo’d Up or do…

"No" is a full sentence.

“No” is a full sentence. This is by far some of the best advice I have received in my career (and life) to date.  I was recently attending a panel hosted by @ThePinkBoss when a very successful businesswoman dropped that gem.  A very simple assertion, it wouldn’t seem those words would be earth shattering, but in that…

Always Them, Never Me.

Coping with professional rejection is hard. I’m sure we’ve all encountered it at some point. It always seems like the “other guy” wins- and you’re back to the drawing board. The realization is, when you’re trying to build your career that’s often the game. I’ve been rejected a lot. More times than I care to…

The Power of a Strong Handshake

As an entrepreneur I am always networking, meeting new people…and shaking hands (with the sanitizer near by of course).  And I usually always get the same comment “Wow, you have a strong handshake”. First impressions are everything when it comes to business and one of my biggest pet peeves is a WEAK handshake.  Unfortunately those weak…