Featuring Sarah Kohrt: Entrepreneurial Creative & National Guard First Lieutenant

Sarah Kohrt is one of my oldest and dearest friends. We met in high school and even then, I knew she was destined for greatness. She’s always been one of those people who has gone against the grain and forged her own path as a leader, rather than a follower. She’s someone who against all odds,…

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3 Reasons Why to Overcome Your Fear of Failure

It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default.” — J.K. Rowling Let’s talk about the elephant in the room, this little thing called failure. I think we can agree that failure…

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6 Ways to Manage Negative Thoughts

Last week, I wrote about ways to handle negative people in your life. While those kinds of people will come and go, the biggest critic you’ll come face to face with more often than not is yourself. Isn’t it the truth that we are the hardest on ourselves? We tend to demean, doubt and put…

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Featuring Brittany Anderson: Chicago Career Woman & Go-Getter

I had the pleasure of meeting Brittany Anderson at the University of Illinois, where we were both advertising majors and worked on the National Student Advertising (NSAC) competition together three years in a row. Her work ethic has always been contagious and it encouraged me to work harder and smarter while we were in college. Brittany…

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