Why People Sometimes Waver When Investing in Themselves (and some ways to navigate through these blind spots)
LinkedIn.com, November 2023 – I share 10 insights that can help you break through the barriers that may be holding you back.
LinkedIn.com, October 2023 – Demystifying creativity involves breaking it down into its components, gaining an understanding of the underlying principles, and revealing the steps and strategies that many creative individuals often use. Here’s how.
LinkedIn.com, September 2023 – How to pay attention to the flow of annual business cycles and to align your efforts with them.
LinkedIn.com, August 2023 – Mistaken assumptions can lead to damaged relationships. Here’s how to bypass them through clearer communication.
LinkedIn.com, July 2023 – Reading for pleasure is not just a leisure activity; it’s a powerful tool for personal development. In this article, I list key reasons why reading for pleasure is so significant.
LinkedIn.com, July 2023 – You are never alone in this journey unless you choose to be.
LinkedIn.com, May 2023 – Those who have embraced tech have been able to enjoy richer consumer engagement and new revenue streams. And for those who don’t…
LinkedIn.com, April 2023 – Tapping key visionaries to provide you with a crash course on AI for those who are eager to learn more about where it’s heading next.
LinkedIn.com, April 2023 – There’s a real marriage of the timeless appeal of Classical music and animation that continues on which is fantastic because of how it exposes the genre to kids and remains forever cross-generational.
LinkedIn.com, March 2023 – Recently, there have been attempts to reanimate Steve – at least his voice – using AI-assisted technologies.
LinkedIn.com, Feb. 2023 – Having access to fresh ideas and possibilities can help to broaden your horizons, expand your thinking, and enhance your ability to adapt to change and stay relevant in a constantly evolving world.
LinkedIn.com, Jan. 2023 – Let’s aim for a sense of wholeness in all areas of our life where the primary goals are contentment and a sense of feeling fulfilled.
LinkedIn.com, Dec. 2022 – During this festive season, it’s a good time to celebrate and reflect upon the many gifts in our lives like great friends and colleagues.
LinkedIn.com, Nov. 2022 – What’s stopping you or holding you back from what you most want to manifest for yourself?
Medium.com, Oct. 2022 – The sponsorship makes sense for Apple Music as it competes against Spotify for the most listeners. But it gets even more interesting as we dive deeper into the details
Medium.com, Sept. 2022 – Time will tell how things evolve, but one thing’s for sure; a grand lady who left a major dent in the universe has passed, and a new era has begun.
Medium.com, Sept. 2022 – Apple announced several new product enhancements at its annual Fall event this past week. Here’s what I saw.
Medium.com, August 2022 – We can choose to prioritize what matters most, and to surround ourselves with kindred spirits and loved ones; and that can make all the difference in a life well lived.
Medium.com, July 2022 – Among life’s challenges there are everyday gifts. We just have to remember to see them. Here are a few examples.
Medium.com, June 2022 – 63 percent of consumers said companies need to get better at listening to their feedback. I agree, and present my own real life examples.
Medium.com, May 2022 – Honoring the little device with a big legacy – Apple announced it was officially ending the life cycle of one of its most iconic products — the beloved iPod.
Medium.com, April 2022 – Most rock and metal bands make most of their revenues by performing live, but what happened to album sales?
Medium.com, March 2022 – 9 Ways to Embrace Curiosity and Tap into Your Creativity
Medium.com, Feb. 2022 – Web3 is emerging as one of the most dynamic of all the waves we’ve experienced thus far related to multimedia platforms and new forms of content creation, engagement and monetization. Here’s how.
Medium.com, Jan. 2022 – How to be better prepared when opportunity knocks.
Medium.com, Nov. 2021 – Many people equate success with the amount of wealth they have created, the status they’ve achieved, or the material trappings that demonstrate to the world that they’ve “made it”. But is that really how success should be measured?
Medium.com, Oct. 2021 – There’s an old saying in business that goes “the fortune is in the follow up”. Whether you’re talking about business or even in personal and social situations, the dynamic holds true.
Medium.com, Oct. 2021 – Steve’s legacy and impact spans multiple industries and categories. Here are my thoughts 10 years after his passing.
Medium.com, Sept. 2021 – According to the CDC, 1 in 3 of us don’t get enough sleep on a regular basis. But we can change that! And in this post I explain how.
Medium.com, Aug. 2021 – Podcasting is the new blogging — everybody’s doing it, especially thought leaders. If you do it well, you could see a real impact for you and your business. Here are some tips to get your show headed in the right direction.
Medium.com, Aug. 2021 – A brief history of voice synthesis and how it migrated from a military technology to one that has infiltrated music and that many artists have embraced to enhance their performances. Plus, a heartwarming Val Kilmer story.
Medium.com, July 2021 – When you ask for what you want, be prepared to receive it. Do you realize you have the power to create a reality for your life that lights you up and fulfills you at a deep level?
Medium.com, July 2021 – Dive into the realm of human connection and value, and you’ll experience exponential returns in your professional relationships and your business growth.
Medium.com, June 2021. From Seinfeld to Jason Momoa, from Lady Gaga to Gwen Stefani… How to engage the right celebrity for your event.
Medium.com, June 2021. Some thoughts as I walk into the light of day…
Medium.com, May 2021. When the Magic Question is: What’s Next? (Reinventing Your Life Around Your Values, Passion and What Matters Most as Your Legacy).
Medium.com, May 2021. Beatleologist Scott Freiman has archived all manner of photos, video clips, and other rare and unique Beatle memorabilia. Here’s more about it!
Medium.com, March 2021. How Paul Stanley and Todd Rundgren are stepping out of their best-known “lanes” to showcase their musical talents cross-genre. Here’s a look at each of their soul-infused projects, and why you may want to tune in.
Los Altos Hills Living, February 2021. Change doesn’t have to be hard; here are some tips to make it a smoother process.
Los Altos Hills Living, January 2021. How to finally shift behaviors/habits/mindsets, honor intentions, and realize some cherished dreams to make 2021 one of your best years ever – really and truly – starting this month.
Los Altos Hills Living, December 2020. Given the hand we’ve been dealt by Covid-19 this year, many of us may need to come up with alternative plans for how we celebrate the Holidays..
Los Altos Hills Living, October 2020. A powerful time to reflect on what matters most to you, your family, your work and your world…
Los Altos Hills Living, September 2020 Doing less allows you to achieve more…
Los Altos Hills Living, August 2020 Makes it easier to get through challenging times…
Los Altos Hills Living, June 2020 How doing so helps you avoid mistakes and burnout
Los Altos Hills Living, May 2020 As someone who has worked from home for years now, I can attest that there are many ways to set yourself up for success in the current WFH climate. You might end up loving it is as much as I do!
Los Altos Hills Living, March 2020 Why referrals Are Critical to Your Success in Life and Business
Los Altos Hills Living, February 2020 How remaining in your comfort zone can hold you back…
Los Altos Hills Living, December 2019 The many proven benefits of gratitude.
Los Altos Hills Living, October 2019 Growing companies have a responsibility to give back. Giving back can come in many different forms – here are a few suggestions for getting started.
Los Altos Hills Living, August 2019 Leaving Apple to set out on a new career path wasn’t easy. But as a Silicon Valley native, I found the entrepreneurial spirit I needed to reinvent myself was pretty close at hand…
Atherton Living, June 2019 Los Altos Hills Living, July 2019 When the Magic Questions is: What’s Next? Reinventing your life around your values, passion and what matters most…
Atherton Living, March 2019 Los Altos Hills Living, April 2019 From Seinfeld to Huey Lewis and More: How to Engage the Right Celebrity for Your Event
Atherton Living February 2019 Enjoy the Many Benefits of Walking in Nature
Atherton Living November 2018 Why It Matters!
Atherton Living, Author: Abbie Burgess October 2018 Kelli Richards has made a career out of forging high-powered connections…
October 5, 2018, We asked 16 experts: “What are the Best Non-Fictions Books?” (Kelli Richards’ featured answer…)
November 27, 2017, Inc. As a young entrepreneur, you can learn a lot from a good mentor. Here’s what the sharks of “Shark Tank” learned from their mentors and how their advice propelled them to success.
October 30, 2017, Inc. Startups have a lot of room to disrupt the music industry with AI and voice recognition.
October 25, 2017, Success Magazine Do you allow yourself the “think space” you need at work? While CEOs believe creativity is the most important skill for leaders, research shows that 80 percent of U.S. and U.K. workers feel more pressure to be productive than creative.
September 25, 2017, Inc. You can have cutting-edge technology, the coolest company culture ever, and a great work ethic. But if you don’t have product-market fit, forget it.
September 18, 2017, Inc. Your network is no good if you don’t actively engage with the people in it. Here’s how to maintain those connections and add value to people’s lives.
August 28, 2017, Inc. No matter the size of you company, you can learn a lot from Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods.
July 18, 2017, Inc. Great leaders not only generate strong results and positive external press, but they also create a culture around their own values.
July 5, 2017, Inc. When you split work and play between two cities, you can have the best of both worlds — if you make it work for you.
June 5, 2017, Inc. No matter who the titans are at your industry’s luminary events, you need to be there.
May 22, 2017, Inc. The smartest VR and AI startups are already targeting this market — besides being good business, it presents an opportunity to actually improve people’s lives.
April 11, 2017 Ellevate Network Americans are still working too hard and too long. The average American puts in 258 more hours per year than the average European.
April 10, 2017, Inc. Like musicians, entrepreneurs can embrace the power they have to connect with a wider world.
April 3, 2017, Inc. Despite meteoric growth, one industry has been curiously left out of most VR/AI discussions: music.
March 1, 2017, Steve Jobs believed that the people you choose to surround yourself with affect the whole ecosystem of your business.
February 20, 2017, Inc. In every interaction, you want to add reciprocal value so you’re working toward a mutually beneficial proposition.
December 19, 2016, Inc. The challenge is to stand out from the crowd and leverage your unique voice to draw those opportunities to you
December 12, 2016, Success Magazine No one likes being put on the spot, but it teaches you to anticipate the unexpected, a lesson forever useful in life and in business.Bus
December 12, 2016, Inc. The benefits of connecting with influential people can work for anyone, no matter where you are in your career.
December 5, 2016, Inc. Podcasting is the new blogging — everybody’s doing it. And if you do it well, you’ll see massive benefits for you and your business
October 24, 2016, Inc. In my experience in the world of creative entrepreneurship, two types of projects and clients exist: sexy projects and cash projects.
October 10, 2016, Forbes While women held 57% of all professional positions in the U.S. in 2014, they filled only 26 percent of tech jobs. Nonetheless, being a woman has never held me back — and it doesn’t have to hamper your career, either.
October 10, 2016, Inc. There are lots of ways to recharge, even though most of us think of lazing on the beach when we hear the word “vacation.”
September 26, 2016, The Huffington Post Why do we idolize and celebrate famous musicians? It’s simple: They’ve achieved greatness, a certain “glow” we wish we had.
September 25, 2016, Inc. A few of the biggest takeaways about being a great thought leader and influencer.
August 28, 2016, Inc. There are three key things you can do to enhance your ability to take advice.
August 21, 2016, Inc. There have been challenges along the way, of course, but being a woman has never held me back.
July 21, 2016, Inc. Follow these three steps to discover and celebrate your voice as a female entrepreneur
July 15, 2016, Fast Company Stewart Copeland cofounded The Police. Kelli Richards grew up where her Apple office later stood. These are their career-change tips.
July 7, 2016, Inc. Oprah Winfrey came from nothing and built a media empire, but her most impressive quality worth emulating is her EQ (emotional quotient).
July 1, 2016, Inc. Follow these steps to utilize your own storytelling narrative and be more authentic with your audience.
June 16, 2016, Inc. Follow these steps to utilize your own storytelling narrative and be more authentic with your audience.
June 6, 2016, Inc. The truth is, many of the most successful people in the world are–and will always be–avid readers.
May 14, 2016, VentureBeat. Mark Zuckerberg (along with many others) believes that virtual reality will change the way we live, work, and communicate in many ways. Zuck may be right about the long term, but the truth is, VR isn’t quite ready for mass-market adoption.
May 12, 2016, Inc. The reality is that the more influencers you know, the better your chances of realizing greater success..
May 6, 2016, Huff Post Women Recently, I’ve observed a growing trend: Young female entrepreneurs launching ventures, creating social impact that matters, winning awards, and starting families — all at the same time.
May 5, 2016, Inc. Incorporate these four habits into your daily life to produce better work from a healthier mindset.
April 21, 2016, Inc. Harness multiple interests and translate them across industries to build a larger network of connections, stronger relationships, a unique brand position, and greater impact.
March 28, 2016, Fast Company As one veteran of Apple’s early forays into digital music explains, nothing slows things down like seeking consensus.
March 28, 2016, Inc. Through helping others, advisers can unlock different opportunities for their own careers.
March 14, 2016, Inc. Are you making the most of your chance encounters?
March 7, 2016, Inc. Do you have the skills to back up your entrepreneurial mindset?
February 8, 2016, TechCrunch Apple isn’t releasing exact sales numbers, but some expert digging has led many to believe that sales of the Apple Watch haven’t reached expectations since its launch in spring 2015.
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