Carly Ries

Carly Ries has been in the marketing world for over a decade and has consulted with businesses ranging from local mom and pop shops to global Fortune 500 companies. She’s one of those digital nomads who travels nearly full-time around the country with her husband, toddler, and puppy. When she’s not out on the open road, you can find her in her hometown of Colorado Springs, hiking, cooking, yogaing (aren’t you glad she's in charge of writing our content?), and finding the nearest trivia night where she can dominate the pop culture questions.

2020 Productivity Inspiration From the Pros

Considering our team eats, breathes, and sleeps productivity (seriously, one of the best ideas I’ve ever had came to me in a dream), we totally geek out on consuming as much information on the topic as possible. As we’ve digested countless blog articles and podcast episodes on the matter this year, there have been a handful of sound bites and quotes that have caught our attention, and we thought we’d share them with you. 

The Perfect Espresso Drink to Match Your Mood

At this point in the year, I think it’s safe to say that 2020 has been an emotional roller coaster....

Tackling Responsibilities When Your Mind Is Elsewhere

Today was hard. Yesterday was hard. The past few months have been hard.  “Unprecedented times,...

6 Ways to Be More Present to Those Around You

Has anybody ever introduced themselves to you but you totally blank on their name as they’re saying...

What Exactly Is Life Empowerment Technology?

Have you ever had a happy hour (or virtual happy hour) where the conversation starts to remind you...

Finding the Value in Being Unproductive

It’s hard to not find the irony of me writing a post about being unproductive given the fact that...

Reevaluating Goals During Turbulent Times

I was never one for New Year’s resolutions.  Let me rephrase. I was never one for keeping New...