Posted by on May 2, 2016 at 1:17 pm in Uncategorized

My birthday was this past Saturday, April 30th, and my alma mater, Wellesley College, really spoiled me with this glorious gift of an interview. Fun fact: the conversation that led to this piece, lasted for about 3 hours. The writer kept apologizing for how long it was taking, till I finally said, ‘Honey, you don’t know..

Posted by on April 29, 2016 at 11:08 am in Uncategorized

Many years ago, when I myself was a young person, I had a summer internship at the West Side Spirit, a newspaper that is instantly known to anyone who grew up and/or lived on NYC’s Upper West Side. I was about 16 at the time, so I don’t remember much from the internship. Let’s hope..

Posted by on April 22, 2016 at 12:49 pm in Uncategorized

*…or the Tubmans, as I suppose they’ll shortly be called… “It’s nice, I guess, but where’s the money?” I help a lot of people get their mind right about social media. I help them envision social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Google+, just to name a few, as dynamic,  brand-building tools and resources, instead..

Posted by on April 16, 2016 at 1:19 pm in Uncategorized

When I was an asshole younger woman, about to graduate Wellesley College, and the visiting alumnae, struck by nostalgia, would get teary-eyed and say “Oh Wellesley College, only to be there,” my friends and I, hard-hearted and cynical as only 21 year olds can be, would giggle and roll our eyes.   Yes, yes I know: WE. WERE. MORONS.  We..

Posted by on March 28, 2016 at 8:47 am in Uncategorized

What a time to be alive… This is going to read as if I’m grumpy, but no, as my father always said when I was a naughty teenager, “Carlota, your mother and I aren’t angry, we’re just…(dramatic pause), well, we’re just disappointed.” So America, I’m not angry, just disappointed. Feel the guilt flooding through your..

Posted by on March 15, 2016 at 8:05 am in Uncategorized

“I will be letting this [social media marketing] information ferment and I hope that within a few months I can get my idea of my “brand” together enough to redo my website and start making a consistent presentation.”-M. Nope. That’s not gonna happen. Things don’t change in our lives because we hope, but because we..

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