There is something about moving to a new city, starting a new job, moving into a new home [or as in my case, all of the above all at once] that triggers an urgency to optimize – this newness. On many an occasion, I’ve found myself quoting a desire to “skip to the part where […]
“Let me be that I am and seek not to alter me” – William Shakespeare This quote captioning a well orchastrated picture would be the exact thing that would earn me some Instagram clout. Now my life is valid, now it has value, now that it has been seen… This thought has been haunting me […]
What’s The Reason?
They say whatever happens, is always for a reason, and usually for the best. As a child I used to think, who is the they, how do they know? Nonetheless this stuck with me. I would tell myself this repeatedly over the course of my life, sometimes not knowing what that really meant, most times not […]
Do We Have No Choice?
This week’s New Yorker hosts a compelling read by journalist, Ben Taub, titled We Have No Choice. It is a story of young Nigerian girl, Blessing, and her journey from Benin City to Europe. The article covers so many topics. or should I say inhuman situations – human trafficking, prostitution, refugee conditions, smuggling, violence, blackmail […]
I Talk To GaryVee Everyday
Pretty much. I moved to NY over 2 years ago, a young girl, shielded and linear. Most of the times I was told what to do and I simply obeyed. To be fully honest it wasn’t complete compliance, and the small remnants from each time is probably what stirred the whirlwind of changes that I […]
Who’s Scared Of Butterflies?
Yes. It’s true. Butterflies freak me out. And until today I could never explain why to every person who gave me this weird “Are you crazy” expression when I told them this. So why today you ask? I started watching Casey Neistat’s Vlog this morning. And boy am I hooked! So couple of weeks back, […]
How Social Media Forgot Facebook
Well at least in the poll taken this weekend at the FindSpark conference on Saturday. I went in for the panel discussion led by Emily Miethner, Founder and CEO of FindSpark. She along with Shira Galler, Community Outreach Manager at Wix, spoke about how social media was changing the face of digital presence for people, […]
Can We Catch Up With Gen Z?
Or the newest Gen Alpha? One thing is for sure that it’s going to get tougher. As a marketer, I’m entering this world at the most volatile time. Exciting as it is, it is also a make it or break it point for us. Traditional marketing is fading quickly to be disrupted by digital. The […]
Understand Digital Strategy In Just 5 Infographs
As the semester comes to a close, I attempt to dive into the real world of digital, using new tools to adopt the visual listening approach showcasing the essentials of Digital Strategy. Take a look readers!
$700.00 Or $699.99?
Going home after a class on Tuesday, I walked into Saks Fifth Avenue. I casually browsed through some dresses for this upcoming party, and took some to try on. After spending a good half an hour on this, I made up my mind. I left the dresses on the rack and walked out of the store […]