I Left Teaching, and You Can Too

I Left Teaching, and You Can Too

“I can’t imagine doing anything but teaching.” “Teaching is the only thing I know how to do.” “I want to use the degree I worked so hard and paid so much for.” “I’m going to be teaching FOREVER.” These are...
All Your Blog Base Are Belong to Us

All Your Blog Base Are Belong to Us

“No one responds to my Facebook posts. I don’t have enough Instagram followers. Should I rebrand?!?!” (Answer: You can, but it may not help.) A lot of business owners start their online presence on social media platforms, usually Facebook or...
What Can Blogging Do for You?

What Can Blogging Do for You?

If you’re a business owner, you may have heard the word blog thrown around as something you have to do for your business, up there with getting professional headshots, designing a slick logo, building a responsive website, and BRANDING THE SHIZ OUT OF IT ALL....
Your Logo is Not Your Brand

Your Logo is Not Your Brand

I’ve had quite a few conversations recently with fellow female entrepreneurs about their Brand, with a capital B. Those conversations usually go something like this: My logo sucks. I need a new one. And I need new headshots. I don’t like the fonts on my...
Lessons from the SpaceX Launch

Lessons from the SpaceX Launch

Featured image by Reuters. We watched the SpaceX launch this weekend, 1) because we are consummate nerds; and 2) Science Guy’s lab sent some transgenic seeds to the International Space Station via the Dragon spacecraft, so it was kind of like a little part of us...

The Organizational Beast-o-tron

By definition, organization is not a strong suit of the A-minus Mama. Sure, I love creating organizational schemes, but the execution is…usually somewhat lacking. (Just ask my long-suffering mother and bemused husband. And my students. And my coworkers. Sigh.)...