On International Women’s Day, we celebrate women’s social, economic, cultural & political achievements and pledge to equally value the contributions of all human beings. I am committed to #PressForProgress in my personal life and in both of my businesses: Work with Candi Obrentz & RestoPresto.
Do YOU have an invention idea but do not know how to take the first step? Are you stuck on how to effectively move forward with your project? Do you have questions that cannot be answered by a search engine and need guidance from an experienced advisor? Well… HELLO there! I offer customized private sessions […]
Roses are red. Violets are blue. Happy Valentine’s Day…from me to YOU!
During the summer of 1992, I studied abroad in Florence, Italy through Florida State University and this phenomenal experience changed my life in so many ways that it is hard to describe. Lucky for me, 25 years later, my personal story of how studying abroad impacted my future has been featured in the Nomadic Noles […]
I heard about the possible USPS rate change last fall and it appears that the increases became effective on January 21, 2018. I have not seen a formal announcement from the USPS so in the meantime, here is what the increases most likely look like via the USPS website from 2017: USPS Rate Increases January […]
In September 2016, my product invention RestoPresto was featured on The Today Show with Kathie Lee and Hoda. I was watching all of the action through the huge windows from the plaza and thought that my heart would explode out of my chest with excitement and pride! After the segment there was a bunch of […]
“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Photo credit: ME, Washington, D.C. 2012
It’s “Make Your Dream Come True Day”! If you are dreaming of bringing your product or service idea to life and do not know how to accomplish this….then DREAM no more & put your thoughts into action by working with me. It’s what I do as an Idea Execution Strategist. I offer customized advisory services […]
Happy Tip Tuesday! Are you a business owner? Did you know that the IRS requires that a Form 1099 be sent to each independent contractor who provided at least $600 worth of services to your business in 2017? The deadline for businesses to send out 1099s is 1/31/18. This deadline is to ensure that the […]
Did you know that today is officially National Motivation & Inspiration Day? Founded by Kevin L. McCrudden, on December 18, 2001, the United States Congress declared January 2nd as this day! One of Mr. McCrudden’s mottos is “Take action to make things happen!” with which I wholeheartedly agree. To celebrate the new year and in […]