Thankful - A Thanksgiving Post // CEO in Progress

Thankful – A Quick Thanksgiving Post

Happy Thanksgiving! Before we eat our weight in stuffing and praise whoever invented elastic, I wanted to take a moment and reflect on the year so far. If at this time last year you would have told me what I would have accomplished, I would have thought you were joking. Life has done a complete […]

How to Win Friends & Influence People: Recap & Review

I finally finished my 13th book of the year, How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie. After finishing this book, I get why a lot of college courses use it as required reading. It was one that had been on my Amazon Book Wishlist, but I finally got a chance to make […]

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 […]

Friday Favorites: Halo Top, Kayaking, and the Packard Plant

WE MADE IT. This week has dragged on at work, but I’m so excited for a long relaxing weekend at home. Lately things have been going 100 miles an hour with work and personal projects. I love staying busy, but I could definitely also use a relaxing weekend. We’ve been on the go so much […]

Monday Motivation: Routines & Habits // CEO in Progress

Monday Motivation: Creating Habits & Routines

It’s been a long time since I posted a Monday motivation post. I love taking time on Mondays to think about what my goals are for the week as I’m planning out our schedule and how I’m going to achieve them. I used to always think it was motivation that was the key, but after […]

Fall Reading List: Fiction & Business Books You Need to Pick Up

I feel like it was just yesterday that I published my summer reading list. The change of season is the perfect time for a trip to Barnes & Noble, plus there’s nothing like cozy-ing up with a blanket and a hot cup of coffee and getting lost in a book as the leaves change. Although […]

FriYAY Favorites // CEO in Progress

Fri-YAY Favorites: Margaritas, Puppies, and Vacations

IT’S FRIDAY! This week has felt like a string of Mondays all one after the other, so the fact that we made it to this glorious day is a wonder. This weekend is a chill one, enjoying the sun and relaxing around the house. I usually hate sitting still in the summer, but this year […]

Things I'm Most Excited About For Fall // CEO in Progress

Things I’m Most Excited About For Fall

How is it already August?! This year has already flown so fast, with work being so hectic lately the days just fly by. I’m trying to soak up as much summer as I can, but I can’t help getting a little excited for my favorite season. Plus, getting excited about fall makes it easier to […]

Things I've Stopped Caring About // CEO in Progress

Things I’ve Stopped Caring About

I’m not old, but I’m old enough. Old enough to realize that life is short, my time is valuable, and quality counts in regards to everything. There’s so many things I used to waste so much energy and effort over, that over the years have just grown too consuming to hold on to. I’ve cut […]

The Magic of Thinking Big // CEO in Progress

Book Review: The Magic of Thinking Big

I just finished The Magic of Thinking Big by David Schwartz and I’m so glad I finally decided to pick it up. It’s been one that has been in my book wish list on Amazon for forever and finally I bought it and gave it a chance. I also had it on my summer reading […]