My Candor

I get a lot of messages about my candor and honesty on here. For me, it's not something I think about as radical. Authenticity is...

“I Could Write a Book”

By 1, I still hadn’t talked By 2, I couldn’t shut up By 3, I saw my parents get divorced By 4, I started singing By 5, I moved to...

Knotch named Inc5000

At Knotch , we had three goals this past year: to grow the team, to grow our customer community, and to grow our platform. Making the...

Remote is Our Norm

Knotch recently announced that remote work will now be our norm. That said, we will have an optional workspace in NYC for those that wish...

Be humble. Be human. Be empathetic.

As someone who’s met a handful of celebrities throughout my career, I have had the privilege of meeting many amazingly humble ones and a...

HR Leaders: Stop Limiting Yourself

I often see #HR leaders limit themselves. HR leaders can have a say in operations. HR leaders can have a voice in comms. HR leaders can...

I'm Late To The Game

I’m late to the game. I’m *just* learning the power in asking more questions vs simply giving answers. Allowing others the power to...

Millennials, Don’t Beat Yourself Up.

Millennials, don’t beat yourself up. It’s okay to be discouraged. To feel setback due to COVID-19. To feel stagnant. To be anxious to...

Not Voicing My Opinion: A Lesson

As a queer person from the south who was constantly silenced for fear that speaking out to lead to more bullying... As the youngest of...

We Will Rise

We will rise from the depths of our racist system We will rise from this economic crisis We will rise from this pandemic We will rise...

I Miss New York As It Was

I miss getting covered in sand from the beach. I miss walking around in the blistering sun. I miss the back of my t-shirt sticking to the...

What Naya Taught Me

#WhatNayaTaughtMe Naya Rivera’s role on Glee was one of the first fully fleshed out queer characters I saw on Primetime television. While...

COVID Inequities

CDC Update: Non-white groups are the majority of the Covid cases. Black and Latinx community are 5x more likely to experience...

I feel trapped

I feel trapped. There was a moment, when cases and deaths were going down, and New York City was slowly beginning to reopen that I...

Patriotism

It’s hard to be patriotic at a time like this. Our country is arguably facing the deadliest virus we have ever seen. Alongside COVID-19,...

The Great Minority

We all know that we have until 2050 to address climate change. What you may not know: We have until 2050 to address Diversity, Equity,...

You Must Earn Employee Authenticity

📣 Companies: authenticity from your employees is a privilege. We have all been conditioned to code-switch between professional &...

Reflecting on My Journey to Pride

Growing up in Mississippi, I had limited resources available to me as I struggled to come to terms with my identity. Getting to a place...

Last Day of Pride

It’s the last day of #PrideMonth2020, but the fight goes on.✊ I hate that it took this long, but I’m so glad that we have finally...

5 Years of Marriage Equality

Five years ago today, marriage equality became the law of the land. This year, employment security was provided to LGBTQ+ workers. There...