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Archive for October, 2017

Pinterest vs. Design

Pinterest vs. Design

Pinterest. How do we use it to our advantage? The creative and account executives of Creative Ink share their stories about how they use Pinterest to its fullest advantage. Creative Executive: In high school, I wasted countless hours scrolling through…

What Responsibility Means to Me…

What Responsibility Means to Me…

  To celebrate Creative Ink’s tenth year, the firm decided to incorporate the Stephens College Ten Ideals into each blog post. At the start of the semester each firm member randomly selected one of the Ideals out of a ceramic…

Lift as You Climb

Lift as You Climb

Trees cannot grow without strong roots, a house cannot stand without a good frame, and people cannot develop without support. And yet, there is a competitive mindset that still reluctantly runs in the personal and professional lives of many in…

Belief and Creative Ink

Belief and Creative Ink

Belief in our changing selves and in our right to change. This is Stephens College’s definition of belief, which I completely agree with. If I could add onto this, I would define belief as recognizing all the effort you’ve put…

Leadership

Leadership

When I think of leadership, I initially think of Queen Elizabeth, Barack Obama, or Pope Francis. But why? What sets these individuals apart from the rest and makes them powerful leaders? Unfortunately, the answer isn’t something simple like doing yoga first…

Courage in the Workplace

Courage in the Workplace

Courage. We all want to have courage, but do we really have it. Is it something we practice daily? Courageous leaders are in high demand but in short supply these days. According to a 2011/2012 Kenexa report, workplace stress is…