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Storytelling 2.0: An 1871 Workshop

1871 hosts a plethora of workshops for the many startup members, and we're also fortunate enough to be able to attend at the Tech Garage. I attended a workshop in July called Storytelling 2.0 with Brice Clinton. Storytelling presentations are often repetitive and overdone, but he provided great insight on the story arc when dealing… Continue reading Storytelling 2.0: An 1871 Workshop

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The Correlation Between Confidence + Navigation

It’s a common assumption that men are better with directions than women. While some studies may support this, it’s crazy how much this limits the confidence of women with direction. Whenever I talk about how I recently traveled alone, many women have told me, “I could never do that! I’m so bad with directions!” Some… Continue reading The Correlation Between Confidence + Navigation

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Imposter Syndrome: I’m not an imposter, I’m simply me

I read a post a few weeks ago on Imposter Syndrome and it really resonated with me. I've turned the idea over and over in my head, realizing how much it has affected me throughout my entire life. I have never fit any cookie-cutter mold or stereotype. I am too weird for the cool kids,… Continue reading Imposter Syndrome: I’m not an imposter, I’m simply me

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2 Reasons I Never Want To Be Content

No one ever wants to settle. Settling implies that you are one peg below your potential. Things could be a little better. However, it seems like as we get older, more people are satisfied with being content. Content is feeling comfortable and at ease. While all is dandy, I never want to be content. Content leads… Continue reading 2 Reasons I Never Want To Be Content

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One loss is not failure: Ronda Rousey redefines confidence

Ronda Rousey was the 2015 queen of confidence. She was the badass woman who based her self-esteem on her immense strength. Yeah she was objectified for male viewers, but she was a role model for confidence. She wasn't a do nothin bitch. She didn't let others define her self-esteem. Once you give someone the power to… Continue reading One loss is not failure: Ronda Rousey redefines confidence