FWB – Sparkle Science

(This post is from another Jessie blog, Fourth Wave Business, and is republished here for your enjoyment!) Let me paint you a picture of a young and enthusiastic Jessie, sophomore year biology class. . . I LOVED Gwen Stefani of No Doubt fame and even dedicated 20 minutes of my mornings to creating elaborate bindi…

FWB – The Sea of Self-Discovery

(This post is from another Jessie blog, Fourth Wave Business, and is republished here for your enjoyment!) Here I am, drowning in the sea of self-discovery.  My tired arms are desperately flailing to find THAT ONE life preserver that’s just screaming for me to dedicate my life to grasping it. I NEED to help people.  I have…

FWB – The Crushing Weight of Possibilities

(This post is from another Jessie blog, Fourth Wave Business, and is republished here for your enjoyment!) Is it possible to feel like everything’s impossible because there are just too many possibilities? I am feeling majorly weighed down by the wealth of options and directions that my multitude of passions is pushing me. I’ve been…

FWB – Resource Brokerage

(This post is from another Jessie blog, Fourth Wave Business, and is republished here for your enjoyment!) At a recent Ringling ABWA meeting I was talking with our awesome speaker, Gayle Dehann-Garland, and she said something that I thought was GENIUS!  She mentioned all these connections that she’s been making between her business associates and…

FWB – Cart Before the Horse

(This post is from another Jessie blog, Fourth Wave Business, and is republished here for your enjoyment!) There’s no one way to do something.  Each person has their own ways and signature moves that affect how their results unfold.  I myself don’t think that I’ve quite nailed a process down so my endeavors tend to…

FWB – Unconventional Brainstorming

(This post is from another Jessie blog, Fourth Wave Business, and is republished here for your enjoyment!) Although I decided NOT to pursue the masters degree in entrepreneurship from USF I DID learn a few tricks from one of the courses I completed. A little bit of creative brainstorming that seemed unconventional at first ended…

FWB – How Will You Measure Your Life?

(This post is from another Jessie blog, Fourth Wave Business, and is republished here for your enjoyment!) On a recommendation from a peer, I watched the TED Talk by Clayton Christensen which you can check out here.  It was a little tough for me to follow at times but I did get some nuggets of…

FWB – National Women’s Leadership Conference 2014

(This post is from another Jessie blog, Fourth Wave Business, and is republished here for your enjoyment!) If you haven’t heard yet, there’s this awesome organization called the American Business Women’s Association which I’ve been a part of for 5 years now (an honorary member since I was a kid, thanks to my ma) and…

FWB – Oops. . . I did it again. But this time, I learned something!

(This post is from another Jessie blog, Fourth Wave Business, and is republished here for your enjoyment!) Holy geez I did exactly what I promised myself I wouldn’t do.  I disappeared for far too long and got lost in the game of trying to maintain my mental normalcy while balancing all the life stuff. A…

FWB – Women-Owned Businesses – SBA Website

(This post is from another Jessie blog, Fourth Wave Business, and is republished here for your enjoyment!) Good afternoon! Today I thought I’d share something just for the ladies (sorry, gentlemen, you’ll just have to find your own resources!). This is a FANTASTIC website from the Small Business Administration aimed solely at female business owners…