Office Distractions: The Killer of Hopes & Dreams // CEO in Progress

Office Distractions: The Killer of Hopes and Dreams

This week has been tough, with so many things going on right now personally and professionally that it’s hard to stay focused. There are a million distractions, with new must-do’s coming up, things I need to remember for after work, and the never ending office noises that are fighting to steal my attention. Some days it […]

What's Your Why? Defining It and Living Up To It Everyday // CEO in Progress

What’s Your Why? Defining It and Living Up to It Everyday

Taking a big leap and starting something new is scary. It takes a lot of energy, passion, motivation, and time to figure out what on earth you’re doing and how you can do it successfully. Yes, you can read 100 motivational quotes on Pinterest telling you to be your best, and you can learn about […]

Insecurity is a Waste of Time // CEO in Progress

Insecurity is a Waste of Time: How to Fight Off Insecurity & Self Doubt

Am I’m sitting here, currently laying on the ground trying to think of new ideas for this blog, I was having the hardest time trying to get ideas to stick. I would think of something useful or relevant, then instantly the insecurity in my head would tell myself that I’m not experienced enough for that, […]

5 Things I Wish I Knew When I First Started Selling on Etsy

When I first started selling on Etsy, I had no idea what I was doing. I still have no clue of what I’m doing, but instead of being completely in the dark, I have a small night light. Etsy can be very simple and also extremely complicated. There’s so many different ways of doing business […]

Morning Routine: Why It's Important and How To Start One // CEO in Progress

Morning Routine: Why It’s Important and How to Start One

I used to never be a morning person. I would most of the time be late to work or school, struggling to get ready, prep for the day, or just make breakfast. It helps that now I have a more consistent routine than I did in school, but I’ve been able to completely turn my […]

A Weekend in Leland: Up North Michigan Wedding // CEO in Progress

A Weekend in Leland: Up North Michigan Wedding

It’s amazing how quickly time is going. Staring at a photo of us on our honeymoon right now, It seems like yesterday we had our toes in the beautiful white Jamaican sand. It will be almost 4 months since we got married in front of our friends and family in one of our favorite places, […]

Practice Being Present: 3 Tips for Focusing on the Here & Now

I went to yoga for the first time in a while this week and it felt amazing. Not only was it a great work out, but it really helped me get centered again. My legs and shoulders are so sore today, but I was able to focus afterwards with a clear head and react positively no matter […]

Spring Time Desk Essentials // CEO in Progress

Spring Time Desk Essentials

One of the first posts I ever wrote was about the essential items I must have in my desk to get over any hiccup and survive the day. Honestly I looked back on it when I started my new job recently and made sure I had everything I still needed. The items on there still […]

Banana Republic's Spring Looks // CEO in Progress

Banana Republic’s Spring Looks

This become one of the hardest time of the year, all of the great spring clothes are coming out, great sundresses, cute sandals, and just as I get lots of great new warm weather favorites, we get like 4 more inches of snow, ughhhh. Never the less, Banana Republic again has made some beautiful new pieces […]

Monday Motivation: Life Is Either A Daring Adventure... // CEO in Progress

Motivation Monday: Life Is Either A Daring Adventure…

This point of the year is really tough on everyone. The days still are short (although getting longer each day, woohoo!), the weather is still crummy for most of us, and the holidays have passed. This is the time when I seem to fall in this quiet, hermit-like state, which definitely is not the best! […]