2017 Goals Revisited: How I'm Doing & My 5 Minute Review Process // CEO in Progress

2017 Goals Revisited: How I’m Doing & My 5 Minute Review Process

I can’t believe I’m about to say this, but we are looking at the last little glimmer of 2017. It seems like just yesterday we were drinking champagne and planning out what we thought the year would be like. As much as we goal set, sometimes you just cannot plan for everything. Plans, dreams, situations […]

Getting Involved At Work // CEO in Progress

Getting out of the Bubble: Getting Involved At Work

It’s easy to get used to your normal routine at work. You do your own thing, work with the same people everyday, chat with the people you always chat with. Especially as an introvert, the bubble of your own work is a very comfy and cozy place to be in, but it rarely leaves you […]

About My Job: What I Do All Day With A Supply Chain Management Degree // CEO in Progress

About My Job: What I Do With My Supply Chain Management Degree

I love when I tell people I work in supply chain. They give you that look like ‘ohhh I know what you’re talking about’ but also have no idea what you’re talking about. Which I get; supply chain as itself is a broad term. For anyone unfamiliar, supply chain means the process of getting something […]

Things I Wish I Knew Before I Starting Blogging // CEO in Progress

Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Blogging

I’m surprised that it’s already been two years since I started blogging. A lot has happened, weddings, job changes, promotions, but this blog has always been there. It’s become a place I can be creative, get feelings out, share what I’m thinking and what I’ve learned. But it’s definitely not what I thought it would […]

Etsy Shop Update: Lessons Learned & Tips // CEO in Progress

Etsy Shop Update: Lessons to Learned & Tips After 6 Months

It’s been just about 6 months since I’ve opened up my Etsy Shop, Ginger & Daisy. There’s a lot that I’m still working on, but I’ve been impressed with how well it’s coming along. So far I’ve had 31 sales and seen a big increase in traffic and favorites. The success is good, but the most […]

Shine Like a Star in Your Interview: STAR Question Prep & Examples

Interviewing is tough, there’s so much stress leading up to it and nerves that kick in during it, even if you have the right thing to say, it doesn’t always come out right. That’s why prepping for an interview is crucial. There were a few times when I didn’t prepare for the meeting and wound […]

Distribution Center Training Trip - Recap & Tips // CEO in Progress

Distribution Center Training Trip – Recap and Tips

I recently got a great opportunity to go to our distribution center in Wisconsin with a group of our team members for training. We spent a day and a half touring the facility and learning about the daily challenges that they faced and how we can work better together to achieve the same goals. Plus, […]

4 Reasons to Stop Rushing Success // CEO in Progress

Take Your Time: 4 Reasons to Stop Rushing Yourself to Success

Anyone who with an ounce of ambition has struggled with this at some point. You have an idea, a strategy, and plan, and at some point you just want it be complete. You want that crossing-the-finish-line, hard-work-pays-off, sigh-of-relief feeling, but getting to that point seems like climbing a mountain. Lately I’ve been struggling with this […]

Organizing Your Ideas: Tools & Tips to Never Forget Something Amazing

Organizing your ideas is a never ending task. My mind is like a little circus with 100 different things going on at once, with everything coinciding and going in opposite directions all at the same time. I’m guessing you’re a lot like this (otherwise I’m probably going to seem insane from this point onward) so […]

Monday Motivation: Organization // CEO in Progress

Monday Motivation: Organization

Happy Monday everyone! This month I’m focusing all about spring cleaning, and there’s no better way to start that trend than with a #MondayMotivation all about organization. I don’t understand how people can function in messy situations. It’s just too much distraction for me and I instantly feel flustered and overwhelmed. For me, I need […]