At your core, what do you value? I value community. My partner and I are in the process of buying our first home, and when deciding where to live I had one request of the neighborhood: It must be somewhere where we’ll have trick-or-treaters. This might seem silly, but it’s a representation of what community…

Read More

90,000 hours. That’s how much time the average American will spend at work in his or her lifetime.1 Take a second to really think about that: ninety thousand hours – a third of your life – spent working. That’s pretty scary. But you know what’s even scarier? The fact that one-third of these employees are not…

Read More

The Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity is all about connections: the ones brands make with their audiences, the ones agencies make with brands (hello, new biz!) and the ones industry professionals make with each other. This culture of connectedness is real, palpable and full of key learnings for communicators.  The message that rang loudest to…

Read More

Do you ever have one of those ideas that pops into your head, so you stop everything to write it down before you lose it? (Or, in this case, type it out in a Google Doc because you’re a millennial in a mobile office environment so pen and paper is a thing of the past…)…

Read More