Feeling Stressed? Watch My TEDx Talk and you Will be Fine!

Feeling Stressed? Watch My TEDx Talk and you Will be Fine!

Have you ever been chased by a bear? How about an imaginary bear? Your body’s instinct to stay alive is intended to be good for you, but sometimes it can cause trouble. Our brains work a delicate balance to keep us out of danger and free of disease. Understanding how your body reacts to stress […]

3 Speaking Tips To Make Sure Your Message Resonates

3 Speaking Tips To Make Sure Your Message Resonates

The person on stage talks through the bullet points of what they think the audience wants to hear, they stand stagnant on the stage often looking to wear her presentation is being shown on the wall. And to add insult to injury she spoke so fast I could hardly understand let alone put together all […]

Take Flight

Take Flight

When was the last time you made a paper airplane? Here’s a fun exercise: stop reading this article for one minute, grab a blank piece of paper, and make the best paper airplane you can. Ready? Go. Now that you have your airplane, (you DID make it, right?) it’s time for the fun part… take […]

How Traffic Can Help you Learn

How Traffic Can Help you Learn

Your alarm goes off. Even though you don’t have to be at work for another two hours, you need to prepare for the horror that is traffic. Everything seems to move slowly, except for how fast you drink your coffee on the way to the car (trying not to have a tragic spill on your […]

GloSho’15: 6 Questions and 3 Takeaways from the Event

GloSho’15: 6 Questions and 3 Takeaways from the Event

I ducked under a spiderweb revealed by the drops of dew from the early morning. As I drove along PCH, fog floated in the air along the coast. The traffic lights diffused into translucent snow cones, and the slick roads ruined any hope of a clean car for the day. The smell of the ocean […]

The 5 D’s: How to Turn Your Invention into a Reality

The 5 D’s: How to Turn Your Invention into a Reality

In the shower, my mind is calm as the hot water destresses my body. The day was normal. Busy, stressful, and I didn’t remember to eat lunch till 3pm. But it was a great day. My eyes close, things go dark, and I slip into the abyss of a hot shower after a long day. […]

How Pitching Can be Like a Scary Movie

How Pitching Can be Like a Scary Movie

It’s dark outside, and you’re alone in the house. The rain pounds on the windows, rattling them in a creepy way. You hear creaking behind you, so you turn around. The door to the basement sways ajar. With shaking hands, you set your glass of wine on the counter and tiptoe your way over to […]

PowerPoint Tips and Things to Avoid

PowerPoint Tips and Things to Avoid

You see the whole situation unravel right before your eyes, right in front of everyone’s eyes. You wish there were something that you could do to help, but at this point it’s too late. The presentation is a goner. You cringe inwardly at the horrendous sight of the PowerPoint from hell. The presenters should’ve reviewed […]

B Corp Vs. Benefit Corp: What you Need to Know

B Corp Vs. Benefit Corp: What you Need to Know

You want to start a company in which the core idea you’re working with solves a very big problem. It feels like a nonprofit because your technology can alleviate physical pain for those in need. You feel like you don’t want to be a sellout, but you want to be knowledgeable when it comes to […]

The Iceberg Theory: What Vs. How

The Iceberg Theory: What Vs. How

It was 9:30 on a Monday night in Santa Monica. My brain was frazzled after meetings with nine individuals. The next person in line was a well-dressed ginger-haired gentleman with a bright smile, red beard, and the air of either confidence or arrogance. I couldn’t tell. Being a ginger myself, I welcomed him into the […]