Racism exists. There’s no denying it, which I don’t (and haven’t). Even so, I have been absolutely clueless as to just how deeply ingrained and pervasive institutionalized racism actually is in around the world (not just America). Needless to say, the last couple of days have been like a series of gut punches as I’ve(…)
Posts by Crystal Miller:
For the last few years, I’ve been pretty staunch in saying something I’ve believed my whole life: all lives matter. Prior to 2013, saying that wasn’t a big deal, in my circle it was kind of a ‘captain obvious’ moment.
There’s a lot of talk in our digital space about the special place reserved in hell for women who don’t help other women. For the most part, I agree with that… although, personally I’m not going to promote or help anyone just because they’re a woman. They also have to be competent and likable for(…)
The value of employee recognition goes far beyond branding.
“People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.”
This morning, I weighed in with initial thoughts on the #AlexFromTarget situation; creating a social media phenomenon of one of their employees, a high school student from Frisco named Alex. It seems to me that while modern marketing both sees and is working to capitalize on the opportunities these kinds of viral hits bring; once(…)
There are things which we hold close to our chest, not really wanting to share with others. Of course, there are all kinds of reasons for it; but two stick out when it comes to domestic abuse: there is a sad reality of judgement against the victim and a lack of desire to understand those(…)
Thoreau penned, “It is not enough to be industrious; so are the ants. What are you industrious about??” And reading those words, I “woke up.” I’ve committed to use my social influence to do some tangible good for No Kid Hungry during the course of #90Meals. (Click to read more)
Let me warn you all up front: this is TOTALLY rantastic, has nothing to do with work and is really me just working out the frustrations of dating in 2014. For anyone that knows me well, they know that even though I haven’t been dating since I was fifteen (and I’m divorced, so I have(…)
I’ve been trying to meditate to the thought that Pink shared in this picture all morning. Turns out? Meditation is not my strong suit. My mind works in a dozen different directions at any given time, so focusing in on a singular train of thought is a bit difficult. In fact, the closest I get(…)