The Top Podcasts; Top Twenty Pods In My Queue

In honor of #InternationalPodcastDay I wanted to let you all know….I’m an avid podcast listener. So, today I am sharing the top Twenty Podcasts in my queue. Today I am sharing my Top 20 #PODS. These are my TOP Podcasts. My go-to Pods. The ones I cannot wait to listen to. They auto-download whenever thereContinue reading “The Top Podcasts; Top Twenty Pods In My Queue”

Professional Development Tips; Read, Listen & Watch.

We know, like us, you probably want to stay at the top of your game. To stay at the top of your game, it is important to participate in ongoing professional development. As an employee at a large corporation, there are usually many training programs available, from ethics training, to corporate policy, anti-harassment and biasContinue reading “Professional Development Tips; Read, Listen & Watch.”

It’s time to make some money; #theintern is skipping naps to make bank.

A note from Kirsten on it’s time to make some money. Maybe it is cliche….but I thought an assignment for #theINTERN of “What I did over Summer Vacation” could be interesting with a twist of quarantine.  So #theintern is here to show you, even in a global pandemic it’s time to make some money. TurnsContinue reading “It’s time to make some money; #theintern is skipping naps to make bank.”

New Intern, a 5th grader talks about swimming with sharks and how to get out of doing the dishes at home.

A note from Kirsten. It’s Shark Week at KIRated… In this blog #newintern, a 5th grader talks about swimming with sharks and how to get out of doing the dishes. The #newintern has been with KIRated since right before his 10th birthday in May. His role is offering feedback on all social media content prior toContinue reading “New Intern, a 5th grader talks about swimming with sharks and how to get out of doing the dishes at home.”

The Intern at KIRated shares his thoughts during a global pandemic…

If you love someone, let them nap; a teenager reacts to life and shares thoughts and questions during Covid-19 pandemic A note from Kirsten. #theintern has been with KIRated since right before his 15th birthday in March. In addition to creating original social media content he offers feedback on all content prior to publishing. RecentlyContinue reading “The Intern at KIRated shares his thoughts during a global pandemic…”

Searching for Happiness and JOY in May 2020.

May 2020 Update- Four things I am doing these days that make me happy and bring me JOY. Week eight of #QuarantineLife. Yep, it’s May 2020 and in New York state we are in week 8 of the #stayhome #staysafe orders. These times are challenging. I have a positive outlook. Even in challenging times, IContinue reading “Searching for Happiness and JOY in May 2020.”

Creatives in Quarantine or when life gives you lemons, get PR.

Everyone I know is in quarantine due to the Corona virus pandemic, It is really challenging! I recently participated in a Q&A for Creatives in Quarantine with the Upstate Alliance for the Creative Economy. You can read my thoughts, featured in Creatives in Quarantine on the ACE website. Cap Region Creatives in Quarantine: Kirsten VoegeContinue reading “Creatives in Quarantine or when life gives you lemons, get PR.”

Our New Reality

It’s March 2020. We are all dealing with a new reality. This new reality is challenging and unsettling. What is our new reality? The streets are empty. People are hunkering down at home. Schools are closed, workplaces are closed, only gas stations, supermarkets, hospitals and liquor stores seem to be open. I don’t know muchContinue reading “Our New Reality”

Google Techstars Startup Weekend 2020

The Google Techstars Startup Weekend event is a Google for Entrepreneurs program in partnership with Google for Startups. Another day, another event at the beautiful @urban Co-Works space in Schenectady!  This time I was there to see the final day of the Google Techstars StartUp Weekend. More than 50 participants including inventors, entrepreneurs, students, educators,Continue reading “Google Techstars Startup Weekend 2020”