How many times have you looked at the clock only to count down the time, dreading to attend yet another networking event? Ahh, I really don’t feel like going to this event tonight, you say. But as a startup creativepreneuer you have to go. Even as a seasoned #creativeboss it’s important to continue networking and… Read More Surviving Networking Events as a Creative Entrepreneur
Being “not busy” is the most impossible thing to do. I’m constantly motivated to sit quietly for just five minutes (to start) but even that seems impossible. My anxiety starts, my nerves race, and my mind goes crazy with ideas. It seems the more my body gets calm, the more my brain kicks into overdrive… Read More A Prayer for the Creative Entrepreneur
Instagram is one of the most popular social media networks for sharing and oversharing lifestyle photos. Jealous of the women who always seem to look perfect, or the woman who has it all—money, cars, a house, a relationship, even the dog seems perfect? Or how about the girl who has a million followers on the… Read More Surviving the Lifestyle of Instagram Past Thirty
A question that I have been struggling with for quite some time is “What exactly do I want to do with my life?” As a 30-year-old single female living in New York City, I have had many experiences when it comes to my career. From working 9–5 jobs, waiting tables, freelancing, and even dog walking,… Read More Why I Decided to Stay Unemployed and Go Back to School at 30
As a writer and active blogger your mind is constantly on overdrive with words, thoughts, ideas, concepts, new ways to make revenue, and your never-ending to-do lists. Too many thoughts can overwhelm you, making it difficult to make decisions and take action to deal with whatever issue bothers you, says Psychology Today. If you’re like… Read More 10 Ways to Calm Your Anxious Mind
Creative Bugs, You may remember a few weeks ago that I wrote a blog post titled How I Lost My Freedom, in which I shared the gooey details of my personal life that had transpired over the past year. In this post I shared how my mental freedom was tied to an apartment that I… Read More How I Gained My Freedom
As a business owner, especially an entrepreneur, I used to sit around and wonder what I would or could do over again. If I had the proper training, I think I would have had a long list of possibilities, but never certainties. Then one day I discovered I was happy with me and never would… Read More Turning Back Time . . .
Dear Creative Bugs, Welcome to my new segment on the Virgo Girl Blog, Feed Your Soul. A place to stimulate your mind and feed your soul with positivity and inspiration to encourage a healthy mind-set in your personal life and your relationships. I’ve learned so much from 2016 that I will carry over into this… Read More How I Lost My Freedom