Bitcoin. Cryptocurrency. Blockchain. Ethereum. Litecoin. Ripple. Coinbase. Kraken. Heard of any of these buzzwords taking over the media? This could potentially be the greatest pyramid scheme of our lifetime. You know those people from your hometown that are convinced they can sell plastic wraps and diet pills and profit from others joining their “teams”? That’s… Continue reading Bitcoin: The Blockchain Bubble That’s Bound to Burst
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Now that it's fall, it's officially the time for pumpkin spice everything, and with that comes an abundance of misused stereotypes. The term "basic white girl" annoys me year round, but the seasonal resurgence of privilege grinds my gears, and I gotta let it out. Urban Dictionary of a Basic White Girl: A female who… Continue reading PSL Season: A Time to Check Yo Privilege and Stereotypes
With the multitude of recent hurricanes and wildfires, it’s becoming clear that resources aren’t always efficiently allocated to those in need. With saturated news feeds, so much of technology’s potential is left untapped for emergency aid. I'm proud to work with Accenture, combining technology and brainpower to support disaster relief. On Tuesday, September 12, Accenture… Continue reading Disaster Relief Design Thinking Workshop: Hosted by Accenture & 1871
Working in buzzword-heavy environments, the word clouds of my life are crammed with jargon. When talking with friends and family in industries other than tech, fitness, marketing, or social media, sometimes buzzwords are considered witty or creative. As a wordsmith, I get a good chuckle when these loaded, overused words are used in my everyday… Continue reading 28 of my Favorite Buzzwords