“The currency of real networking is not greed but generosity.” One of the first things that struck me while reading this book, and it also ties the entire book together. Keith Ferrazzi, the author of Never Eat Alone, gives many examples of what networking is, how to network, and beyond. And you should read it if you want to know more. I am here to write about what I learned from the book and my thoughts about it. Networking has a negative connotation in the business world, it’s like you’re talking to someone to get something from them, but that… View Post

Whether she is your girlfriend, sister, best friend, mom, or wife, the girls in your life also deserve the very best this holiday season. If you haven’t seen my holiday gift guide for him, check it out here. Girls are definitely easier to shop for, and I hope this will give you some inspiration. I put together a list of eight awesome gifts for all types of girls. I will also talk about some of my general tips. Let’s begin. Sparrow & Wren Emoji Mug ($8) – all girls love mugs. End of story. Ciaté London Snow Globe Nail Polish… View Post

I probably online shop wayyyy too often, but I’ve learned some tips and tricks along the way. If you are a shopaholic like I am, this is the post for you! EMAIL FOLDER – have one just for online shopping so all the marketing emails won’t get lumped with your utility bills. This also prevents you from checking it as often because it’s not in your inbox. WHAT SIZE IS THE MODEL WEARING – models usually wear a sample size (2/XS) so if the model is wearing a medium, then you know the item runs smaller and you should go… View Post

Whether he’s your boyfriend, brother, best friend, dad, or husband, the men in your life deserve the very best this holiday season. I often find that it’s more difficult to shop for boys than for girls, but hopefully this gift guide will give you some inspiration. I’ve rounded up eight great gift options that any guy will love. Let’s take a look. Whiskey Ice Ball Maker Mold ($9) – if he likes whiskey, he will appreciate this. Crew Socks ($10) – it’s winter, he needs some socks, but not the plain black ones, get him some fun ones! Most companies… View Post

Happy Monday! I’m starting the week with a “what’s in my bag” post. I love seeing what other people have in their bags, so I thought I’d do a work edition one. I use the Tory Burch Perry Tote for work (raved about in my work tote comparison and review post last week). It seriously is a great work tote, because it holds all my work essentials without me filling the whole thing up. So what do I bring to work? Everything in this picture and when I bring lunch to the office, my lunch will also go in my… View Post