Nomad Podcast: Talking travel, Remote Year and startup life

By Paige | July 12, 2018

I had a chance to chat with Sean in the latest episode of the Nomad Podcast about my experience building a startup while traveling amongst twenty-eight countries during my nomadic stint with third cohort of Remote Year. We discuss some of the challenges our team faced when attempting to build a brand new startup from…

La Chorrera: Chasing Waterfalls in Bogotá

By Paige | July 11, 2018

I’m always down for an adventure, and I love hiking, so when I had read about Cascada la Chorrera in Choachí, I knew we had to find our way out there. Unfortunately, I couldn’t find much in the realm of a guide on how to get to Choachí, nonetheless the actual waterfall. The gist was…

Trekking Tayrona: Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona

By Paige | July 9, 2018

As part of our exploration of Northern Colombia, we had to check out Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona. Alex and I had both read quite a bit about the park, and it sounded right up our alley after some of our latest hiking adventures. We stayed a night in Santa Marta to split up our trip…

Love & Work: Making Time for Both

October 17, 2012

“The most important thing is to enjoy your life, to be happy, is all that matters.” – Audrey Hepburn My boyfriend and I both work at home, which makes life…

6 Reasons Why Not to Buy Followers

October 13, 2012

“A lack of transparency results in distrust and a deep sense of insecurity” – Dalai Lama Social media is based on relationships, and relationships are based on trust. Without trust and…

LinkedIn: INfluencing the Professional World

October 5, 2012

This has been an exciting week in the world of LinkedIn as it starts to unveil new features, layouts and functionality. It seems that LinkedIn is moving in the direction…

Social Media Faux Pas

October 4, 2012

The world of social media has been in a frenzy about KitchenAid‘s (already notorious) offensive tweet about Obama’s grandmother last night during the Presidential debate. Cynthia Soledad, the KitchenAid head was quick to…

Dear Social Media TMI-ers:

October 2, 2012

We all have them. That person who posts things on Facebook that evokes the… “Really?” response. I petition that those people should have all their social media rights revoked. Like…

2012 Words of Wisdom

September 27, 2012

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. It’s about creating yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw Not only is my blog about what I learn and experience with social media and digital marketing,…

Foodie Porn on Pinterest

September 24, 2012

When all the dust settles from a chaotic day of work, one of my favorite things to do is make a fun and yummy recipe from Pinterest. Any die-hard food…

10 Steps to Kick-Start Your Social Media

September 21, 2012

“To utilize social media tools effectively and properly, you must absolutely generate spontaneous communications in direct response to what others are saying or to what is happening in that moment.…

Dress & Prepare for Success

September 4, 2012

“We decide based on how people look; we decide based on how people sound; we decide based on how people are dressed. We decide based on their passion.” – Frank…

eCommerce, mCommerce & Social Media

August 30, 2012

The world of eCommerce and mCommerce are booming. Every year, the number of people buying from their computers, phones and tablets is increasing. Studies show that women account for 58% of…

10 Things To Do Before I Die

August 23, 2012

I was trying to think about something to write today while I enjoyed my Skinny Carmel Macchiato at Starbucks on a beautiful August afternoon, and my dear friend Evan Roberts suggested…

The Community Manager Debate

August 20, 2012

Over the last few weeks there have been quite a few articles back and forth over the topic of community management and who is more appropriate for the job. The…