I'm writing this post in my hotel room while I'm taking a weekend trip to Baltimore. And it's not rare to find me working like this. In fact, this is actually my "normal" office. I have a desk at home, but you won't always see me at it. See, I'm a remote worker, which means … Continue reading Why Remote Work is Amazing (and How To Make It Work)
Here it is! Your cliche year in review post that you're seeing all over the internet right now. Don't worry - I'm not including my top 10 pictures. But the thing is, I'm actually not doing it for you. This is a blog post that I'm mostly writing for me, as a way to document … Continue reading 2018 In Review, And What’s To Come
Apple just released their new iOS update (iOS 12), and you might have noticed an update in your settings called "Screen Time". What is Apple's Screen Time? It's a dashboard that shows you how much you use your phone. You can see how much time you're spending on your phone, how much time you're spending … Continue reading What is Apple’s Screen Time And Will It Make Me More Productive?
It was really hard for me to come up with something that was nontraditional, because I feel like a lot of the advertisements that I see are in pretty normal spots. So, I decided to dig around and do a little research, because even though there may not be a lot of creative advertising on … Continue reading Advertising Through CAPTCHA
I really like this commercial for the iPhone. I normally don't find commercials to be very effective forms of advertising, at least not on myself. However, I think this ad does a great job. It starts out by setting the scene of someone taking a picture. Then for the entire commercial, we go through many … Continue reading iPhone Commercial
Sports Marketing This is when a company pays money for a certain event or athlete. This is most popular in golf and motorsports, such as NASCAR. A company pays a certain amount in cash or provides a tangible good for an athlete (such as a golf ball or a beverage for a driver), and the … Continue reading Types of Sponsorships
"CrossFit is like the total opposite of Fight Club. The first rule of CrossFit is that you MUST talk about it ALL THE TIME. And the second rule is that you have to check in on Facebook. Every single time." -CrossFitter Hater Found On YouTube (but also a truth teller) As a recently converted CrossFitter, I … Continue reading Reasons To Do CrossFit
So for those of you who may not know, Washington, D.C., is probably my second favorite city in the United States (just falls slightly behind Los Angeles on my list of favorites). I had the privilege of going up there for a couple of days to visit my mom and sister as they were up … Continue reading Adventure: Washington, D.C.
The Brittany-cooking-dinner life around here is always an adventure. The egg and bacon pie turned out well, then there was the chicken fettucine. Unfortunately, there were no pictures taken that night. The food tasted great. (It was a little thicker than I personally would have preferred, but other than that, it was almost on par … Continue reading Adventures in the Kitchen
This probably will not be my most eloquent and well-worded blog post, as I'm kind of tired. I'm also writing this without a specific pattern of thought... so it will end up being mostly a chronological account along with some pictures sprinkled about. Enjoy. Until about 4 days ago, I'd never been to Charlotte, NC. … Continue reading Charlotte Adventure