Confessions of a New Blogger – Part I

Where do all these words come from? So, I am 21-months into creative writing, content writing for my very first blog: The Bitchy Business Briefs.  What a great title!  I write about BUSINESS. LIFE LESSONS. SMARTY-ASS QUOTES. COCKTAILS ON FRIDAY. INFLUENCERS. Today, it just occurred to me, that just because I’ve been journaling over 20+ […]

Three Words That Will Get You What You Want

I wanna give you 3 Words That will Get You What You Want – – or will get you on the path to what you want. – In this world [especially the social media world] we live in… where a good writer is supposed to deliver messages about being positive and empowering it can be […]

Networking, Gnats, and Bananas

What do gnats & bananas have in common with networking?   Let’s wrap up this awesome week and kick into gear…  because we aim to make some awesome shit happen in our lives, in our businesses, and with our families.   Most of you know I am pretty transparent and I don’t like to sugar-coat […]

Soul or Power?

  I refuse to slow down this week!   That’s what I told myself as I begin to write this post. My time-frame to do projects always feels like a pressure cooker.  I don’t have the luxury to dial down these projects, writing deadlines, business development I do with my company #TheZapataGroup and produce magical […]

Do You Talk To Yourself? What do you say?

  Do you talk to yourself?  Of course you do!  I talk to myself…Everybody does!   We are always having conversations in our head… Have you ever found yourself talking (in your head) at a business meeting? Does this mean we are crazy? Ready for the funny farm?  By the way, where the hell is the funny farm? […]

How To Stop Procrastinating and Get More Shit Done… Seriously

TICK…TICK…TICK!  Did you know there are 168 hours in a week?   No more…No less. We all get the same amount of weekly hours.  So why is it that some people can get way more shit done and others can barely produce or pump out kick ass results with their time? What do YOU accomplish in 168 hours? I […]

Toot Your Horn

The world belongs to those who toot their horn and hustle. It’s one thing to be humble and another thing to be a jerk, but if you are afraid to promote you and your business, you’re not hustling.  Growing up in my family, we were taught not to toot our horn or brag about yourselves.  When […]

3 Minute Brain Dump

My brain took a  dump at 6:15 pm today.  I just wrote what was clogging up my creativity. I have learned that when you’re in the zone… when you find your hummmm… it’s ALL good! Today the words did not come out in story-line. I am being very open here…  I just had this urge […]

Mom Guilt Is a Bitch

The greatest escape for me today… is taking  15-minutes to write this blog post about  how ‘mom guilt is a bitch‘.  Some days I feel like I’m in first gear zooming down the highway driving a Bugatti Veyron.  But this is only in my dreams…