Charging what you're worth

My mentors have worked really hard to get me to raise my fees and charge what I’m worth. Somehow, I had got it in my head that I’m only worth a certain amount a month and it seems that I “manifest” that every month (for those non-manifesters...

The Start-up of You

I’ve just finished reading The Start-up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform your Career by Reid Hoffman and Ben Casnocha. Despite the name-dropping and obvious LinkedIn plugs (Hoffman is a co-founder of LinkedIn), I really resonated...

The Road to Success is Messy at Best

My husband and I were on a walk one afternoon when he commented on the fact that he “had nothing to show” financially considering he’s been working for 20 years. Now my husband and I don’t live a “regular” life, he in particular has...

The Hunger Games and Marketing

The Hunger Games is an interesting study on marketing. Both in the context of the book/movie as well as the buzz that was generated around the movie making it the third highest debut film of all time (of course this is only for movies that have not debuted in summer)...