Introducing Elarie Consulting!

A warm hello to all of the readers over here at A Hint of Life! Kayla and Rachele here from Elarie Consulting in Detroit, MI. As a full service career consulting operation, we’re in the business of helping career focused individuals on pursuing every avenue of their dreams. How exactly do we manage all of … Continue Reading

Adulting 101: Fix Your 401k

Last week, I was at a company meeting and they had us do a workshop about storytelling; one of the exercises was to find out the “truths” of your audience. “Truths” are thoughts or ideas your audience has that they believe to be true but are not necessarily so. In this case, my “truth” is … Continue Reading

How To Look For a Job

This question was recently brought up to me by my best friend, who just graduated from school as an Industrial Designer. She said “Give me tips on how to find a job… I have no idea how to start” so, Aliana my love, this one is for you (an all of you trying to find … Continue Reading

Productivity vs Stagnation When Working From Home

A couple of weeks ago marked 2 months of “Working from Home” for me. To be honest, I’m not sure if I’ll ever want to go back to an office. I admit, having brainstorm sessions in a group of 10 is awesome, inspiring and motivating but the freedom of working around your schedule is a … Continue Reading

Reasons you should watch Queen of the South

You’ve probably heard a million times that, to achieve something in life, you must work hard. But, what does “hard-work” really mean? Let me tell you… it’s doing all the ground work you REALLY do not want to do. Queen of the South is a show, I recommend you watch; the story is heart-racing and … Continue Reading

Should your business represent you?

As some of you may know, I recently started working with ZICO Coconut Water as my full-time job and honestly, this past month and some days have been full of work and learning. Being part of company that was founded by a “normal guy” a decade ago, it’s inspiring and it’s probably the best “school” … Continue Reading

Interview: Gaby Guzman

On the second installation of Interviews on A Hint of Life I’m bringing to you the sweet, happy, and energetic Gaby Guzman! Founder of The Jupiter Circle, a marketing and branding consulting agency in Miami which focuses on helping women find their voice and strategize how to portray themselves to build their businesses! I had … Continue Reading

Interview: Carla Dueñas

It’s easy (sometimes) to talk about myself, my stories, my experiences and failures in hopes of inspiring you to lead the life you want; whether it’s a corporate life, a freelance life, a healthy life or a party life – in reality, all I want is for you to fulfill your dreams regardless of what … Continue Reading

Starting Over? Here’s a story you need to read

Wearing: Jeans (Here, Here) – Top (Here, Here) – Shoes (Here) – Bag (Here, Here) – Lips (Zip) I found the book #Girlboss two years after it was published, just a couple of month’s before Sophia Amoruso’s super business went bankrupt. Read the book in about one day, listened and watched to probably almost every interview … Continue Reading

My “Failure” Story

I have to tell you guys a story. Something that has been with me for a while and feels like it’s time to share. Bare with me if somethings don’t make much sense but I think this post will help us relate to each other better. When I was 21, I opened my first business, … Continue Reading