Thursday, October 02, 2014

The Most Important Lessons Every Entrepreneur Will Learn

Quote about accomplishments by Gandhi

I came across this article by Mani Canaday, "12 Most Game-Changing Lessons for Entrepreneurs", which completely resonated with me.

For me, being an entrepreneur is so rewarding. I inspire people with my writing and art. I also get to work wherever I want and have a great deal of freedom. It's not all lollipops and rainbows, though. When I first started out in 2001, it was really exciting. Then there came days when I asked myself, What the heck am I doing? Is this what I really want? Who am I to be a business owner? I have no capital! All those fear-based thoughts reared their ugly heads every once in awhile.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Your Guide to 3 Days In the San Francisco Bay Area

Ahhh, San Francisco. You’ll leave your heart there, but no worries, you can always go back - as I’ve done many, many times. In this city surrounded by the tech of Silicon Valley to the south and the beautiful redwoods nestled in the hills to the north, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

Enjoy a Unique Experience With One of Your Favorite Celebrities While Helping the Red Cross

Red Cross/IfOnly Campaign

I'm a firm believer in giving back to the community no matter who you are or how much money you make. You can give back by volunteering your time or donating money to a worthy cause. We're all here together to help each other do better whether it's in our business or personal lives.

This month begins the annual California auction for the Red Cross' campaign to promote earthquake preparedness. I've lived here in this beautiful state of California for most of my life, and I know full well how devastating a huge earthquake could be.

Monday, February 03, 2014

3 Business Lessons to Learn From Bruno Mars' Superbowl Halftime Show

Bruno Mars quote

Bruno Mars along with the Red Hot Chili Peppers put on a Superbowl halftime performance that will stand out in my mind as one of the best in a long time. It had the 3 E's: It was epic, electrifying, and energetic. Businesses could stand to learn a thing or two from Bruno Mars and his success as an award-winning musician and artist. Here are 3 lessons that I learned while watching his performance: