The Law of Sacrifice

The law of sacrifice states that you cannot get something you want without giving something in return. “In order to obtain something of greater value, you must give up something of lesser value.” I’m guessing that at the time that I am writing this (extremely late at night) that I am giving up the value Read More …

Leadership of Abundance

Think about your leadership journey. As you grow as a leader, are you able to see more possibilities? Are you more open to change? Can you more clearly recognize the leadership around you? Do you hold yourself more accountable for the goals that are important to you? Lately I’ve been reflecting on what it means Read More …

Leadership and Educators

Leadership is an important topic all around, but the leaders that make the most difference are the ones that are too often overlooked, and that is our educators.Educators are a huge part of our lives and the people that we spend the majority of our time with in our youth. From the time we enter Read More …

The Power of Learning

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.”- Benjamin Franklin Being only two short semesters away from graduating, I’ve learned over my past few years in college, how best I come to acquire knowledge; and not only acquire it, but keep it. I find that if I’m in Read More …

The Halfway Point: The Concordia MBA (Part 9)

In less than one month I will be halfway through the Concordia MBA program. In this short year I have been through a whirlwind. But through this all: leadership, growth, maturity, responsibility, time management, goals, and motivation are some realistic words that I can use to describe the change I have seen in myself over the course Read More …

The Wisdom of Leading Ladies

As we come to an end with our first Leading Ladies blog series, it’s nice to take a look back on the posts that, although we might not have known it at the time, gave us so much inspiration, such motivation to keep moving forward with our own dreams and goals.  From tips to how Read More …

The Power of Mentors

Bailey Bounds is a St. Edward’s graduate who received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Writing and Rhetoric with a minor in Communication. Bailey now works as a reporter and editor for KidsWire, a source which provides business professionals with the strategies, news and insight they need to successfully engage with digitally connected kids. Bailey Read More …

The Austin Way – How I Became an Activist

Dara Carrillo, is a communications and efficiency strategist, artist, activist and founder of DC Communications Consulting.She is greatly motivated by serving others and thrives in creating ideas and bringing them to fruition. Dara helps small to medium sized businesses and nonprofit organizations streamline processes, create strong internal infrastructures, develop individuals, build team effectiveness, maximize organizational Read More …