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When I Grow Up, I Want to Be…

One of the most common things I hear is this: Jordana, I would love to start my own business, but I have no idea what I want to do! Sound familiar? So many people stop themselves from moving forward because they’re waiting for the perfect idea to come their way. While those AHA moments are […]

Fail Enough and You’ll Succeed

Last month, I saw the amazing Sara Blakely of Spanx speak and there’s one thing she said that *really* stuck with me. She told us a story about how every night at her dinner table, her father would ask her and her brother the following question: “What did you fail at today?” Seems a bit […]

If I Can Do it, So Can You

I was never sure about what I wanted to be when I grew up. I thought maybe psychologist, maybe magazine editor, maybe a stay-at-home mommy, maybe all three, but never, in my wildest of wildest dreams did “entrepreneur” ever make it to that list. I was an English major in college, I loved “security”, and […]

Want more clients? Date your heart out

So you’re probably wondering….what does one thing have to do with another? Interestingly enough, there is A LOT that dating can teach you about your business and how to successfully work with clients. Here are the five key lessons I’ve learned about entrepreneurship from being single in the city. 1. Be clear about who you […]

Lady Gaga, My Entrepreneurial Hero

Lady Gaga has a lot to teach us entrepreneurs. Sure, maybe it’s more conventional to turn to a business coach or the startup section of Barnes and Noble, but this pop culture icon shares many lessons beyond avoiding a bad romance. Here are the top 5 ways that Lady Gaga might just be our next […]