Doing Things on Your Own Terms with New York Lifestyle and Fashion Photographer Justin Bridges

Doing Things on Your Own Terms with New York Lifestyle and Fashion Photographer Justin Bridges

New York lifestyle and fashion photographer Justin Bridges is a big proponent of doing things on your own terms. As a left-brained creative, Justin believes that an "unconventional" career path for any creative is totally okay. Coming from a background in finance, he created his own blueprint in how he went from Goldman Sachs as an equity trader to working for J. Crew, Saks Fifth, and the Sartorialist before picking up his camera full-time.

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Dee Poku Spalding on Using Your Resources Wisely and Creating The Other Fest

Dee Poku Spalding on Using Your Resources Wisely and Creating The Other Fest

Champion for women, Dee Poku Spalding wears many hats in the social entrepreneurship field. Co-Founder of the Women Inspiration Enterprise network and Founder of The Other Fest, a New York based conference giving a platform to women redefining business practices, Dee Poku shares her insight on taking advantage of your network, creating The Other Fest, and landing speakers like Naomi Campbell.

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Summer Sanders on Healthy Living and Creating the Local Juicery

Summer Sanders on Healthy Living and Creating the Local Juicery

Summer Sanders went from makeup artist to raw food chef and Co-Owner/Founder of the Local Juicery. After a wake up call, she began her healthy living journey by shifting into a plant strong diet. With a goal to make healthy food available and accessible for everyone, the Local Juicery was born. 

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Going the Extra Mile as a Freelance Writer with Jacqueline DeMarco

Going the Extra Mile as a Freelance Writer with Jacqueline DeMarco

Jacqueline DeMarco is a freelance writer for all your favorite publications and is also working full-time in her dream job as the Marketing Manager for Career Contessa. Some publications that she writes for include: Girlboss, Create & Cultivate, Apartment Therapy, and The Everygirl. Jaqueline shares with us her journey as a freelance writer and gives aspiring freelancers some personal advice!

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Jersey City Culture Blogger, Lynn Hazan, on Creating a Platform

Jersey City Culture Blogger, Lynn Hazan, on Creating a Platform

Entrepreneur, blogger, and founder of Jersey City culture blog, CHICPEAJC, Lynn Hazan created a platform not only for her city but, unexpectedly, for herself along the way too. With 20k Instagram followers and 60k visitors per month, Lynn shares with us how she left the corporate world just after two months from launching her blog and what the journey has been like since then. 

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