Creative Thinking Blog Post

Thinking Inside the Box

I love ideas. More specifically, I enjoy the process of finding new answers, challenging status quo thinking and connecting the unconnected. I admire the disruptors, the inventors and the risk takers. So, it is probably no surprise that for many … Continue reading “Thinking Inside the Box”

purposeful summer trends

Summer Finds II: Three trends I’m following right now

Last month, I shared a few of my favorite Summer Finds. This month, I’m tracking some interesting trends that align with a more purposeful approach to business. #SlowFashion: Having worked in retail real estate, I followed the rise of fast … Continue reading “Summer Finds II: Three trends I’m following right now”

Summer-finds

Summer Finds: Three things I can’t stop talking about

A few weeks ago, I shared some interesting new companies designing their business around both purpose and profit. This month, I found a few more interesting things worth talking about… Upcycle That. For the past couple weeks, I’ve been working on some … Continue reading “Summer Finds: Three things I can’t stop talking about”

Advice to New Graduates

Dear Graduates: Use Your Voice

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to talk about brand purpose and social enterprise with a group of PR and marketing students. My hope was to inspire them with trends and stories of purposeful businesses and to demonstrate … Continue reading “Dear Graduates: Use Your Voice”

Social Enterprise Connects Purpose and Innovation

One of the best parts of starting this blog has been the opportunity to immerse myself in it. I find new companies each day, some that have existed for years, that are steadfast in their mission. Purposeful leaders who are asking … Continue reading “Social Enterprise Connects Purpose and Innovation”