Just like the eponymous Rodgers & Hammerstein musical, Oklahoma is synonymous with sweeping prairies and cattle drives. Approximately 10% of the nation’s animal livestock and 6% of wheat comes from Oklahoma. Being at a cultural juncture that includes the Great Plains and Native American territory, it’s no surprise they intersect at Oklahoma City. Oklahoma … Continue reading 5 Historical Sights to See in Oklahoma City
Image Credit: Pixabay Buying your own home used to be the “American Dream”, but now for many younger people it has become unobtainable. People in their twenties are purchasing homes less often now and are instead opting to rent or lease their property. Buying a home costs hundred of thousands of dollars, money that people … Continue reading Buying a House in Your 20s: What You Need to Know
Discovering new ways to drive traffic to your site is part of the joy of digital marketing, although getting to caught up with theory can distract you from what is essential: getting results. Search Engine Optimization targets users who already need a specific service, product, or information through search and consequently is one of the … Continue reading The 5 Most Important SEO Strategies You Should Follow
Tim Martin, Founder of Handcrafted Financial Values, shares his passion for helping socially conscious professionals match their financial goals with their values.
Changing the Face of Professional Networking Why We Network Professionals are familiarized with the importance of networking early on, as it can be a "do-or-die" affair for furthering any type of career. You can be great at what you do, but if other people dislike you or you can't get new clients, eventually you'll find … Continue reading From Sucking Up to Drawing In
Our SoCon Member Spotlight interview today is with Jamie Fletcher, Community Manager of Industrious Portland. Industrious is in its Select Preview week from September 17-21, and will be the host of SoCon Networking Events! Here, Jamie gives us some details about what this new type of co-working space has to offer for businesses and professionals … Continue reading Get to Know Industrious Portland
How many times have you, as a socially-conscious individual, heard people say phrases such as, "I don't want to profit from misfortune/injustice" or, "We should be helping this cause anyway" or, "We don't need money to do the right thing"? For many of us who work or volunteer with nonprofits or socially-conscious businesses, the number of … Continue reading Yes! It’s OK to Profit From Doing Good
Socially conscious brands grow large and can get acquired by conglomerates. But is it really such a bad thing? Among the Stars explores the acquisition of socially conscious business.
Love the feeling of waking up in a brand new city in another part of the country or even a different continent? I do– but I love my business, too. Over the month of May, 2018, I tested the waters with something new, hot and trendy in the digital world: The digital nomad lifestyle. No … Continue reading 5 Lessons from a Digital Nomad Life