Here are the Blogs in the Men | Women
Friday, 21 February 2014
Small mistakes can sink large ships. In the world of Personal and Corporate Brand, we must be detail-oriented and aware of the messages we are sending.
An authentic Personal and Professional Brand takes time to build. Be patient and diligent. Knowing what to do is not enough - doing what is needed ...Read More...
Posted on 02/21/2014 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Wednesday, 15 January 2014
Why are you being passed over for that promotion?
I was given an article from the Washington Post at a recent seminar, titled, Rob Ryan can't get NFL head coaching job â€¦ because of his hair? The article goes on to state, "If he wants to be a head coach, he has to cut his hair," ESPN's Chris Mortensen ...Read More...
Posted on 01/15/2014 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Friday, 27 December 2013
"At no point in history has it been this easy to destroy your entire life so quickly in such few words."
We live in a world of instant reward and instant destruction. Social media can take us under in seconds this includes our image, our words and Personal Brand. A recent article ...Read More...
Posted on 12/27/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Wednesday, 27 November 2013
I love this time of year when the leaves change colors, basketball starts, football Friday nights and of course, THE FOOD. The month of thanks is upon us and America has so much to be thankful for. I can share hundreds of stories about my European heritage my grandfather was a freedom fighter in ...Read More...
Posted on 11/27/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Wednesday, 16 October 2013
There are two types of Most Wanted' lists.
The first is the dreaded, "Most Wanted List." The second is the always exciting, "MOST wanted List." The same three words with incredibly different meaning. One says you need to look out for me, and the other one says you need to look FOR me. We send ...Read More...
Posted on 10/16/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Wednesday, 25 September 2013
Do you have a Personal Advisory Board?
I am so excited about this fall season and the close of 2013. It has been such a rewarding year personally and professionally. I am more than thankful for all of the blessings and character shaping tribulations I have faced. The advice of my friends, peers, ...Read More...
Posted on 09/25/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Thursday, 29 August 2013
The storms of life will come when the wind blows, will your Brand withstand the storm?
I recently gave a Brand/Image seminar to a group of students. I often have the opportunity to speak and teach at universities, and the questions are always very interesting. One student recently asked me a ...Read More...
Posted on 08/29/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Thursday, 29 August 2013
A Personal Note from our CEO, Mila Griggâ€¦
What is beautiful?
Many times I will read a magazine, blog or a column that tries to tell you how to be more beautiful.' I am in the world of Brand, Image, Fashion many people call this the beauty' industry when referring to the fashion side of what ...Read More...
Posted on 08/29/2013 12:23 PM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Wednesday, 24 July 2013
It is hard to believe that we are winding down the month of July and heading into the dog days of August. We have sported our red, white and blue and have hopefully spent a few days in the water whether at the ocean, pool or a beautiful lake. Before we head into fall, back to school, ...Read More...
Posted on 07/24/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Monday, 1 July 2013
During the last several months I have enjoyed working with different groups across the U.S. helping people to restart their careers, find new career paths and prepare for job changes and interviews. I have seen one common thought of despair in the rooms filled with people who are recently out of work ...Read More...
Posted on 07/01/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Tuesday, 4 June 2013
I have the privilege of sharing with individuals who are looking for work or considering a job change. It is such a joy to serve others; especially in tough times. We all have been there at one time or another. I would like to share a few words on what it means to know and define your Personal and ...Read More...
Posted on 06/04/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Thursday, 11 April 2013
Margaret Thatcher and Personal and Professional Brand'
What are the words that come to mind when you think about this leader?
THE Iron Lady?
Here is what Colin Powell had to say. Another leader who happens to have a strong Personal and Professional ...Read More...
Posted on 04/11/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Monday, 11 March 2013
Reviving your Business, your Brand and your Body
I always love this time of year. The world seems to awaken with a desire to improve on its life in every way. We know the terms, spring cleaning, financial quarterly reviews, and preparation for the summer body. All of these ...Read More...
Posted on 03/11/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Monday, 11 March 2013
Angela Ahrendts, CEO of Burberry, and a woman who I admire greatly, posted this Harvard Business Review column on her twitter titled, "Discovering Your Authentic Leadership." Read here, http://hbr.org/2007/02/discovering-your-authentic-leadership/ar/1). I enjoyed it, but I wanted to ...Read More...
Posted on 03/11/2013 11:08 PM by Mila Grigg
Monday, 18 February 2013
Look Great, Be Great, Do Great
Over the last few years I have been asked to write about image, fashion, style, and most of all Brand. I want to share the secrets of being all one can be and I am often told that my blogs offer too much information. From the temporal perspective I agree, I have seen ...Read More...
Posted on 02/18/2013 12:24 PM by Mila Grigg, CEO and Founder
Monday, 4 February 2013
2011 has begun and it's time to get real! We just finished a tough year in 2010 and we all saw the effects of "Faking It Till You Make It." Men, you need some true direct and real advice on not just looking your best but being your best. Like most articles that are for men, the women can learn something ...Read More...
Posted on 02/04/2013 3:10 PM by Mila Grigg
Monday, 21 January 2013
Video, Video, Video....Oops
You want to know what is so great about YouTube, Skype and the world of Video? It is the ability for people to communicate visually with the entire world. In the past we had the phone, the written word and then email or text, but no one could afford the famous producers ...Read More...
Posted on 01/21/2013 1:31 PM by Mila Grigg, President
Friday, 11 January 2013
DON'T LET PEOPLE DECIDE WHO YOU ARE OR PLAY A GUESSING GAME. MAKE A DECISION TO TELL THEM WHO YOU ARE - WHETHER YOU SAY ANYTHING OR NOT...
The words 'I would never have thought' are common when we talk about other people or organizations. We have all been a part of the conversations and said, Well, ...Read More...
Posted on 01/11/2013 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Thursday, 20 December 2012
December Newsletter - Gift Ideas, Blogs, News and More!
Merry Christmas! What an incredible time of year. Instead of a December newsletter, I have included a link to my column on Brentwoodhomepage.com if you are in the Nashville area, this can be your last minute gift guide. If you are outside ...Read More...
Posted on 12/20/2012 12:00 AM by Mila Grigg, CEO
Monday, 17 December 2012
This is a statement that is on each page of the website. I am often asked why it is on there and thought I would write a quick blog to answer these questions.
There are moments in one's life when one really understands the importance of why we are here. You know the moments that I am talking aboutâ€¦moments ...Read More...
Posted on 12/17/2012 3:53 PM by Mila Grigg, President