Can I Get Paid to Just Be Awesome?

An English friend of mine recently shared one of the best bits of digital snark I’ve heard in years We were talking about the state of the online world, and Instagram especially: “Yeah, the thing about influencer culture…” I began. “Influenzas,” she replied. I paused. “… Huh?” “That’s what we call those people who call […]

To Be or Not to Be an Influencer: How to Decide?

In the summer of 2009, I decided to take a job that I’d quickly discover I was terrible at: Yes, that’s right folks. I willingly signed away 3 months of my life to be a camp counselor to… (Drumroll please.) … ten — count ‘em, TEN — 12 year old girls. Who’s In Charge Here? […]