“If you don’t try, you forfeit the opportunity.” – Frank Sonnenberg As I decided to embark on my month-long portfolio project I knew that learning both Facebook Ads and MailChimp was going to be on the agenda. As a newbie with MailChimp, it was an equally terrifying but exciting experience to figure out on myContinue reading “First Experience: MailChimp”
“Motivation is what gets you started. Commitment is what keeps you going.” – Jim Rohn I did it.I wrote and published something every day for the past month.
“Critique be creating.” – Michelangelo This week in Praxis we are focusing on Marketing copy and design specifically through websites. Today I’ll be critiquing Shine’s landing page.
“Buying something you do not need is a waste of money, even if it is a bargain.” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana Black Friday shopping has never appealed to me. It seems so counter-intuitive to one day preach about everything you are thankful for. Then not even 24 hours later trample a child to get a newContinue reading “A Stream Of Conscious: Black Friday”
“There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy.” – Ralph H. Blum In the spirit of Thanksgiving, I thought it only fitting to write about what I am thankful for and why they or it means so much to me.
“The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese.” Willie Nelson This saying has been around since 1605. It has outlived plenty of people. Although, I have started to question how true this statement is.
“Trust yourself. You’ve survived a lot, and you’ll survive whatever is coming.” – Robert Tew Ah, anxiety.It has been present in my life for as long as I can remember.
“It’s never too late to have a happy childhood.” – Tom Robbins I feel very blessed to have had the childhood that I did. It was full of climbing trees, playing games, watching old musicals and so much more.
“Those who don’t jump will never fly.” – Leena Ahmad Almashat We tend to blame outward problems. We express that they are the reason we have yet to reach our goals. It has nothing to do with us and all to do with X, Y, and Z.
“Widespread caffeine use explains a lot about the twentieth century.” – Greg Egan In honor of national espresso day -yes it’s a real thing- I thought I’d talk a bit about my relationship with caffeine.