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The Power of Story with Fawn Weaver

“Every person has the ability to step into someone else’s shoes and to try to understand their struggle. If you can do that, you will find that you can connect with everybody.” -Fawn Weaver Her Story of Success…  Fawn Weaver is a serial entrepreneur and bestselling author, and when she learned about the story of […]

Integrating Your Work and Purpose with Sherri Kottmann

“What is your sense of self absent of work? Where do you get your value, your meaning, your identity?” -Sherri Kottmann Her Story of Success… Sherri Kottmann believes that developing a strong sense of self is one of the most important things you can do for your career. She’s the Chief People Officer at Forrester, […]

Sustaining Innovation with Stephanie Cartin

“Everyone has really great ideas, but it all comes down to the execution.”  – Stephanie Cartin Her Story of Success…  Stephanie Cartin has a gift for staying ahead of the curve and executing on great ideas. She’s the co-founder and co-CEO of Socialfly, a social-first digital and influencer agency that’s worked with major brands like […]

5 Tips for Starting Your DEI Strategy

As the Founder and CEO of Career Thrivers, I work to help organizations cultivate an inclusive culture through targeted leadership development to enhance business results.  And, if you’re like me, you’ve been having a lot of conversations recently around diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI). You may have a passion for creating a more inclusive culture […]

Her Story of Success in Review: Fashion & Retail

“Sometimes we overcomplicate entrepreneurship… But really at its core, it’s just about creating what you wish existed.” -Jess Ekstrom Inspiring Conversations, Revisited Her Story of Success recently went through a rebranding process to help us better reflect where our company is today while also preparing for Season Next. But even as we look ahead to […]

How to Be an Influencer of Your Own Brand

Nicole Wegman didn’t set out to be an Instagram influencer. The platform made sense for reaching like-minded young women though, and especially those looking for a fresh, forward-thinking way to shop for fine jewelry and engagement rings. As both the business and Ring Concierge’s following grew, she fine-tuned a strategy that provided the right balance of content that promotes, entertains, educates, and converts. Nicole shares some of her top tips for becoming an influencer of your own brand in this blog. Grab the tips now!