7. What was the first thing you ever wrote – and started to consider yourself a writer?
I had a poem published to a small publication when I was in 3rd Grade. I’ve loved writing ever since, and love being able to build a career out of it!
8. What business person / guru / entrepreneur do you soak up the most from?
Sophia Amoruso – founder of fashion retailer, Nasty Gal and author of #GIRLBOSS. I really relate to her in a lot of ways, and have always been inspired by her entrepreneurial spirit. When I was losing hope during the job hunt post-college, #GIRLBOSS gave me the encouragement I needed to push through.
9. What is the best business advice you’ve ever gotten?
It never hurts to ask.Advocating for yourself, and taking charge of your well-being in your career should be a priority.