Here are a few tips I’ve learned since becoming an entrepreneur, on why it is important to take works breaks, and how it can help you relieve stress in your work and personal life.Read More
When it comes to running my own business, I wear many hats. From managing my clients, and producing, to networking, and even book keeping, I need to be aware of all the areas, while performing tasks on the go. Using mobile apps are one way I accomplish these tasks quickly, effectively, and with great quality.Read More
As an entrepreneur I faced many challenges when growing my network of contacts. After years of building an impressive list of managers, agents, and record label contacts as a TV producer, I came to realize that as an business owner, I was going to need to widen my network to meet the right clients for Wise Owl. I also had quit my corporate job, so I couldn't rely on that to get me through the door anymore either. So, I had to ask myself, what kinds of clients am I looking for? and is email the way to connect with them?Read More
The holidays are here which means its time to make some delicious Ponche. My mom learned from the best, both of my grandmas, and combined their recipes into this sweet and tasty holiday cider. Perfect for those warm night and large holiday parties, this hot drink can be made within an hour.
Bring something other than a pumpkin pie to your Holiday parties and try Ponche.Read More
I enjoy having meetings outside of the office because of the social atmosphere you get from not sitting behind a desk. Sometimes I don't have too much time to sit and eat, but still want to find comfort during the meeting and maybe grab some drinks. As a foodie and entrepreneur I've had hundreds of meetings throughout the city, and as a result I put together a list of the Top Ten Best Places to Drink Up and Meet Up in LA for your consideration the next time you plan a business get togetherRead More
Cooking is part of my homes daily routine, but it can sometimes get time consuming. One of our signature go to's is my mans Baked Soy Sauce Wings, that are so simple to make, and only needs 5 ingredients. These are items you can easily find at any store and aren't too costly.Read More
Finding ways to make delicious and healthy food and drinks for my family is important, but can be time consuming. I try and take advantage of any moment especially my work breaks throughout the the day to prep or make some goodies for everyone. In this episode of the work break I teach how to make one of my favorite drinks, Rosa De Jamaica aka Hibiscus Juice, thats easy for you to make over and over again.Read More
Having a business comes with a lot of expenses, and aside from the usual office supplies, and subscriptions, a while back I began to notice that a lot of my costs were coming from networking and meet ups.
I started researching into local places that I could utilize to have efficient meetings with less money coming out of pocket. Since then, have had a lot of success in cutting down my spending while discovering some awesome places to have meetings all over LA. Here is a list of the best places to meet up at little to no cost that can help you the next time you're scheduling dozens of meetings.Read More
I try and take work breaks and get ahead on some of my tasks or hobbies, be it prepping food, doing something DIY around the house, or visiting a cool hot spot. My life is always on the go, and on The Work Break I'll be sharing those adventures, recipes, and tips you can use to take advantage of all your time including your breaks.
In this first episode of the Work Break I share my recipe for frozen peanut butter banana dog treats, Dog Bark to be exact.Read More
As a foodie and business owner I wanted to put together my list of favorite places to "meet and eat" in the San Fernando Valley that will keep you within your budget and timeframe in a city full of hustle and bustle. Now believe me, I can name a ton of places I love to go eat in the valley, but this is not just about food, but about convenience, affordability, and ambiance that are fit for business meetings.Read More