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How To Make Your Dreams Reality

October 21, 2015

A few years ago, I took a class on visions to strategy (yes, even seasoned CEOs still need help!). It reminded me that we all have tons of great ideas, but it’s not that easy to make our dreams reality. So how can you take the journey from dream to reality? It’s as easy as five simple steps. 1. Know your vision. You must always …

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How To Build The Ultimate Support Network

October 2, 2015

1. Join local social clubs. It’s important to build your personal network, and joining social clubs is a great way. Not only will you be exposed to great events, you’ll also meet potential clients, employees, and friends. Check out clubs like the Union League for “Young Friends” memberships, as well as the Young Friends clubs at your local museums, orchestra, and ballet. 2. Join associations. …

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The Best Advice I’ve Ever Received

March 10, 2015

I’ve been an entrepreneur for more than half my life. At sixteen, I founded Buzz Marketing Group, the youth marketing and influencer agency I still run today. It’s been a long road to get to where I am now, but I’ve loved every minute of this journey. Back in 1996, it was rare to be a teen entrepreneur. Now at thirty-four, I feel old! But …

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How To Land Your Dream Internship

February 8, 2015

Summer’s quickly approaching, which means it’s time to be on the lookout for an internship. In any economy, competition is tough, but that’s even more the case right now. So what can you do to ensure you’re the candidate businesses want at the end of the day? Follow these tips. Write a cover letter. I know this seems like common sense, but you wouldn’t believe …

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The Charity You Should Know

October 13, 2014
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Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos (NPH) is undeniably my favorite charity. For more than sixty years they have cared for orphaned and abandoned children in Latin America and the Caribbean. NPH provides a loving and protective home for children who have been abused and shunned. They have homes in Mexico, Honduras, Haiti, Nicaragua, Guatemala, El Salvador, Dominican Republic, Peru, and Bolivia. When I traveled to Guatemala, I …

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Personal Branding Questionaire

October 8, 2014

Whether you’re an entrepreneur or an -intrapreneur, your brand is important. How you communicate who you are to your employees, colleagues, and friends is so important. It’s never too late to develop that brand, and here are a few key questions to ask yourself. 1) How would you describe yourself in five words or less? 2) What are your top three skills? 3) What would …

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