The 2017 Packages (as seen on your screen)

If you’re here because you saw a Facebook or Twitter ad, welcome! This post will not answer all of your questions, but might give us a starting place for conversation. This year, it felt right to offer some new packages to help cash-strapped, economically-concerned business people. I want to help build your security and confidence,… 
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MELROSE AVENUE ARTICLES

  Oh man has it been a pleasure to spend much time on my favorite street in SoCal, learning about the legendary businesses as well as the newcomers. The Avenue is the best combo of old school creatives anchoring progressive new ones. Clothes, music, food, art, gifts, ink, piercing, hair, nails, drinks, theatre, comedy…love it!… 
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I’VE BEEN JOURNALISMING!

I always thought I’d be a full-time journalist. After college, I couldn’t get a writing job to save my life (it was likely never an easy gig to get). Even though it was pre-internet, there were plenty of ‘zines and newsletters that needed contributors. Even though it was pre-internet, there was still no pay 😉… 
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MOTIVATIONAL SONGS FOR YOUR WORK DAY SITUATIONS

No need to rehash scientific studies that prove music has measurable and profound effects on the brain. There’s something magical about a good DJ knowing how to read, then manipulate, the energy of a crowd, roller-coastering from ecstasy (the mood) to bliss and points in between. I recently joined the magical world of Soul Cycle… 
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FIVE TIPS FOR A GETTING A PRO BRANDING PHOTO

Picture yourself. You have to. It is part of branding, media relations, social netting, and more. It is the visual representation of what you do and who you are while you’re doing it. We’re not talking about supplemental images you might use online, or in advertising. We’re talking about your primary professional photo. Images are… 
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