Category: Entrepreneurship

Barbie and me

When I was a kid, I don’t remember playing with dolls other than barbies. But oh man, I LOVED Barbies. Mind you, I was the oldest child, a product of divorce at a really...

3 Podcasts About Productivity

I’ve been spending a great deal of time the last few weeks thinking about productivity. Specifically on using my time the best way that I can to accomplish my goals, both business and personal...

Planner People

Planner People

With many things in life, there are two types of people. In this case I’m talking about planner people vs non planner people. In what I’m about to write about, you can even break it down further...

A year in review: 2016 Highlights

A year in review: 2016 Highlights

Like most business owners, one of my traditions at the end of every year is to evaluate the past 12 months.  I look back on business sales, goals set/met and what I accomplished for...

When Founders Walk Away

When Founders Walk Away

I have been closely watching Sophia Amaruso and how she scaled Nasty Gal after growing such a strong brand and company on her own. As happens so much of the time, when she sought...

What’s New with Manic Trout

What’s New with Manic Trout

So many things are going on behind the scenes for future projects that I tend to forget to celebrate and announce what is actually going on with Manic Trout here. The past couple of...

Behind the scenes: the process of releasing a new collection

Behind the scenes: the process of releasing a new collection

Ever wondered what goes into a new collection after it’s designed but before it’s released? The FW16 Collection will be arriving in just a couple of short weeks. The arrival marks when you are...

The power of girl talk

The power of girl talk

I was planning on writing a Deep Thoughts post today, as it’s been awhile, but then my first thought became so long, that I decided it was worth some more brain space. You see today...