Ye or Nay

Six days have passed since the release of Kanye’s Wyoming-based album, Ye. Being a GOOD Music fan, a Summer filled with album releases kicked off by Pusha T’s Daytona sounds like the perfect compilation. After listening to the seven tracks, chewing it over for the past few days, I reluctantly must spit it out. While an abrupt release is no surprise from Yeezy, the album … Continue reading Ye or Nay

Don’t Work 8 Hours For A Company To Go Home And Not Work On Your Own Goals

Working forty hours per week is exhausting. Working full-time, keeping in touch with family and friends, eating healthy and exercising, while finding some time to relax in between is even more difficult. On top of all life’s demands, finding inspiration and working on personal goals is challenging. Whether a career happens to be a dream job, or just means for making a living, setting aside … Continue reading Don’t Work 8 Hours For A Company To Go Home And Not Work On Your Own Goals

An Appreciation For the Stay-at-Home Mom

In the past year or so I have had a change in perspective about success and womanhood. I no longer see these two subjects as separate achievements, but instead an overlapping, necessary balance. I used to think being a woman meant choosing one path, achieving success down that chosen path, and giving up everything in any other direction. Having a career and being the stereotypical … Continue reading An Appreciation For the Stay-at-Home Mom

FYI: If You Aren’t Listening To The Bleachers, You Should Be

Now I know I’m late to the party here, but have you listened to “Gone Now” by The Bleachers? Jack Antonoff’s sophomore project is an eclectic blend of difficult, yet relatable life issues and the feel good beat of contemporary pop. We know Antonoff from the widely popular “We Are Young” single by Fun, but “Gone Now” shows the true artistic ability he possesses not … Continue reading FYI: If You Aren’t Listening To The Bleachers, You Should Be

Country Music & Streaming Blending Together

The nostalgic days of going to a store, buying a CD, and listening to an artist only to realize you like one song on the entire album are over. Today, music streaming dominates how Americans listen to music. While fans still support their favorite artists by purchasing albums, streaming services give consumers access to complete albums and playlists, as well as singles.  Even though all … Continue reading Country Music & Streaming Blending Together

Search Engine Marketing: Convert Or Bounce?

Search engine marketing is a unique career option most people fall into unexpectedly. For being a new industry, SEM is a niche field within the overarching world of marketing and advertising. Being from a PR and journalism background, I honestly didn’t know exactly what paid search entailed. I knew the world of Google’s back end metrics existed, but never imagined I would work within the … Continue reading Search Engine Marketing: Convert Or Bounce?

3 Categories of Toxic Workplaces

Finding the right job is hard. Finding a job that legitimately meets an individual’s goals and necessities is even harder. Although a job may align well with an employee’s growth potential, salary requests, and schedule requirements, other factors may not add up to equal the perfect career. Relationships with coworkers and upper management have a huge impact on employee happiness, as well as roles and … Continue reading 3 Categories of Toxic Workplaces