Blog #15: Gratitude

Gratitude–a feeling of appreciation or thanks. Beyond Thanksgiving and the occasional thank you card sent after receiving something from a friend, cultivating a culture of gratitude is hard but rewarding work. According to the Newsweek article “5 Scientifically Proven Benefits of Gratitude“, being grateful is almost guaranteed to produce a positive result. Studies show that grateful […]

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Blog #14: Making the best pitch

Writers and public relations professionals must have a symbiotic relationship, meaning two sides must exist. If you’re the PR pro, know as much as you can about the writer or publication. If you’re the writer,  know about the PR pro or PR agency. We’re all humans with a finite amount of time. Be understanding and respectful […]

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Blog #11: This is Me

Enthusiasm for people and seeing them succeed Reliable student, leader and friend Incredibly nerdy Kindhearted Always looking for a way to improve   Christ follower An older sister Servant-leader Talks with a slight lisp Always smiling Nearsighted Open to possibilities Never going to stop pursuing her dreams

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Blog #10: Finding Balance

Disneyland, the most magical place on Earth…except when you’re an awkward teenager old with a mouth full of metal. This was my second trip to Disneyland, but a first for my three-year-old brother. We wanted to make the most out of our time at the park, so naturally we took a lot of pictures with […]

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Blog #8: Wonder Women

I am a woman above everything else.  Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis  Who are four cool people I want to be like? I can think of four women in particular: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis: In middle school, I wrote a lengthy historical paper on Jackie Kennedy. I was enthralled by the Kennedy family at this age, just beginning […]

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