I’ve received a bit of response from my previous post on how I started in the marketing industry. Mainly around how I was able to say yes to jobs without having a traditional background or training and simply using my everyday knowledge and skill set. To answer your questions as a whole: fake it till you make it. The best piece of advise that my Public Relations instructor gave me was “if someone asks you if you know how to do something, say yes and figure it out later. Everything can be learned.” When I first heard those words my…

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The pajama trend is easily a number one trend for 2017. Who could resist being comfortable and stylish at the same time? I’ve recently taken to the pajama trend and just in time too. With the summer evenings catching a little chill, the lightweight pajama blouses should be your new go-to tops for a transitional piece. Besides tops, you can find the pajama trend with silk robes, slip dresses, crepe bottoms and slipper-esque shoes. I’ve been told that it’s a little tough to style the pajama trend without it looking too casual. In my opinion, there is a way to…

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In my opinion, jewelry is a really intimate piece of your wardrobe. They tend to be pieces that mean something to you, come from someone you love and are those last minute items that elevate your outfit to put that little pep in your step. They are my favorite piece of my outfit and a touch that has developed throughout the years from costume jewelry to minimalist jewelry over the last decade. When I was in my early 20’s I wore a lot of costume jewelry. I had the statement necklaces and the cocktail rings with the charm bracelets and…

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Throughout my years of blogging and working as a marketing professional, the most asked question has been “how did you get your start in marketing?” I always follow up with “Do you want the short version or the long version?” The short version is always “I never stopped working” which leads to more questions and since you all know me well, you know that I don’t know how to tell a short story. So, here’s the long version. It all started in 1987 when I was born to Nancy & Albert Salloum. Just kidding, that’s a bit too far… fast…

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My friend Sabrina said it best on her Instagram but aren’t the summer nights starting to feel a little bit cooler? With the evenings hitting colder temps, it’s time for the lightweight jackets! A denim jacket is the perfect wardrobe essential for this exact reason. It’s one of those pieces that you can throw on in the warmer months but layer under in the colder months. I found this white denim jacketĀ on sale at Anthropologie for a whopping $39! I actually thought it cost more until I got to the register to realize they had an additional promotion on top…

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