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I stumbled upon Annie Leonard’s “Story of Stuff” through Facebook.  One of my friends had joined a group called Buy Nothing Day, an anti-consumerism play for people opposed to the buy! buy! buy! mentality of the day after Thanksgiving (Black Friday). Now, my daisy chain-making hippie dippie side cheers when I see things like this, […]

Today marked my first full week of being employed.  First of all, I feel exceedingly lucky to be getting paid to a) do something within spitting distance of the field I want to be in and 2) not cut up animals with a chainsaw. I had dinner tonight with three friends from my honors business […]

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about value.  And not just getting more bang for your food buck at happy hour. Everything in advertising and marketing needs a purpose.  In an ideal world, every dollar spent of client money would translate into more than a dollar in return.  Call it ROI or just good business, […]

She’s bound to ask for more. After two days of bed ridden sickness, I was ready to get back to work and back to the romp and fantasm of Portland. I traisped into work 20 minutes late (thanks a lot, Streetcar, for not running late when I’M running late) to find both my supervisors on […]

So I have been a bit under the weather the past two days.  By under the weather, I mean at home, in bed, chugging OJ and swabbing my nose with zinc-covered Q-tips in the futile hope that I’ll be well enough to go back to work tomorrow. In my sickly internet wanderings, I happened upon […]

A bit of shameless self promotion of things I’ve been up to lately. 1. Applying for this a PR/Executive Assistant position with an awesome PDX food cart called KOi Fusion (that’s Korean Oregon infusion). 2. Attending the Online Marketing Summit stop in PDX.  Enjoyed the speakers, the free lunch, and learned more about search engine […]