T’was the Morning of Christmas (As Retold by a Mom and Entrepreneur)

T’was the Morning of Christmas (As retold by a mom and entrepreneur) T’was the morning of Christmas, when all through the house not one electronic was turned on, not even a mouse. Their cords were wrapped up in the corner with care, in hopes that I had strength to leave them there. My babies were nestled … Continue reading T’was the Morning of Christmas (As Retold by a Mom and Entrepreneur)

Entrepreneur at Age 30: Life’s About to Get Good

Today is my 30th birthday. To the vast majority of people, that milestone doesn’t change any aspect about your career. But for me it does. I started my public relations consulting business, Bennis Public Relations when I was 23 years old. In those first few months of stepping out on my own, I also started … Continue reading Entrepreneur at Age 30: Life’s About to Get Good

Dear New Entrepreneur…A Letter to My Younger Self

It was July 2011 when I handed HR my two-week notice. I still have this simple letter, modeled after a template I found online when I googled “professional resignation.” I put no more effort into creating this life-changing document than I had put into what was supposed to be my “dream job” for the past […]

Low Cost and No Cost Business Tools Every Entrepreneur Should Use

When I first began my Public Relations Consulting Business, now nearly six years ago, I had to find every possible low cost or no cost tool to grow my business with minimal overhead. Still to this day, I find myself continuing to use many of these same tools not just because they are cost-effective, but … Continue reading Low Cost and No Cost Business Tools Every Entrepreneur Should Use

The Two Week Evaluation Every Entrepreneur Should Take

As an entrepreneur, the only thing that is constant is change. There is an ebb and flow that takes some getting used to – if you can ever really get used to it at all. To make things more complicated, try throwing a family into the mix. That means other little humans rely on you … Continue reading The Two Week Evaluation Every Entrepreneur Should Take

Top 10 Blog Posts on Life and Entrepreneurship in 2016

Happy New Year! Hopefully you have recovered from your holiday celebrations and have started to think about how you plan to make 2017 your best year yet. Before we completely move on from 2016, I wanted to take one final look back at some of the insight and inspiration we’ve shared on the Bennis Inc … Continue reading Top 10 Blog Posts on Life and Entrepreneurship in 2016

Top 10 Blog Posts on Life and Entrepreneurship in 2015

I feel like I need to start by asking the obligatory question of “Where has the year gone?” But truthfully, I feel like it’s been quite a long year packed with great memories, exciting achievements and whole lot of interesting writing. Before we close out 2015 and turn our calendars to the New Year, I … Continue reading Top 10 Blog Posts on Life and Entrepreneurship in 2015