Bookmark and Share

Sunday, May 19, 2019

How to Be a Perfectionist (It’s a Good Thing, Actually)

December 22, 2014  
Filed under The Workplace

How to Be a Perfectionist (It’s a Good Thing, Actually)

While “I’m a perfectionist” might not be the smartest answer to give to a job interviewer’s request to “Tell me about your strengths and weaknesses” (since perfectionists can be known to have difficulties finishing tasks on time), being a perfectionist is actually a good thing…with the right approach, that is. The wrong way to be […]

10 Cool Tech Gifts

December 17, 2014  
Filed under Smart & Savvy

10 Cool Tech Gifts

Nothing beats giving and getting awesome tech accessories that get put into good use. Check out our top 10 gift ideas that definitely have the cool factor. 1) Bendable USB Cable by Zebracco A rad gift for you and your office mates, this fun usb cable is suitable for any device that supports the Apple Lightning connector port […]

Accessories with Lyrics: Meet the Co-Founders of Budding Jewelry Line, Zoetik

May 12, 2014  
Filed under Profiles / Interviews

Accessories with Lyrics: Meet the Co-Founders of Budding Jewelry Line, Zoetik

Lately, a spate of new jewelry lines have been popping up everywhere, whether by an A-list celebrity or just a fashion-loving commoner with a knack for bling—and it’s not going to die down anytime soon. Accessories are—and have always been—a hot market and Zoetik (pronounced as zo-etik) is basking in this steady mass appeal. Launched in 2013, what […]

Interview with John Griffiths, Entertainment Journalist/TV Critic at Us Weekly

April 28, 2014  
Filed under Profiles / Interviews

Interview with John Griffiths, Entertainment Journalist/TV Critic at Us Weekly

[PHOTO CREDIT: FOX TV PUBLICITY] As a television critic and entertainment journalist, John Griffiths has interviewed a long list of big names in the industry including Nicole Kidman, Christian Bale, Ellen DeGeneres, and on and on. When one of the writers at Collaj first read his work in Statement Magazine profiling Christina Applegate, she knew […]

Work Bags: Stylish Schlepping for Him & Her

March 26, 2014  
Filed under The Workplace

Work Bags: Stylish Schlepping for Him & Her

Anyone can look spiffy or chic with the right hair, a perfectly tailored outfit, and, of course, a great bag—not just any ordinary one, but one that is a) multifunctional b) withstands weight and c) gives you the ability to look effortlessly cool without doing much. Here are 10 for your liking. FOR THE LADIES […]

Interview with the Founder of Vi Bella: Jewelry that Gives Back

February 17, 2014  
Filed under Global Spotlight

Interview with the Founder of Vi Bella: Jewelry that Gives Back

MEET JULIE Hulstein, the founder and president of Vi Bella, who’s all heart and business. Without taking any wage or salary, Hulstein uses the company to employ poverty-stricken and at-risk women in Haiti, Mexico and the United States so they can have consistent access to the basic necessities of life. Overcoming the high learning curve […]

Pay It Forward: Ideas to Change the World One Deed at a Time

December 30, 2013  
Filed under Smart & Savvy

Pay It Forward: Ideas to Change the World One Deed at a Time

We’re constantly being deluged with mood-breaker stories of wars, crimes and deaths day after day, but the web has shown us that the world isn’t such a bad place after all, as we witnessed here and here (at a Starbucks drive-thru). Keep the chain reaction going by making it a goal to spread more good deeds in […]

Spot Treatment: A Natural Headache and Stomachache Relief Technique You Probably Overlooked

November 27, 2013  
Filed under Smart & Savvy

Spot Treatment: A Natural Headache and Stomachache Relief Technique You Probably Overlooked

BEFORE  you auto-reach for that extra strength Tylenol or some of that pink stuff to ease your upset stomach, take a stab at option B and you might never go back to your old pill-popping days. It requires no chemicals, additives or needles…just your trusty hands and fingers for a little kneading and firm poking. […]

Meet Edgy High-End Jewelry Designer Lauren Bedford Russell

April 8, 2013  
Filed under Profiles / Interviews

Meet Edgy High-End Jewelry Designer Lauren Bedford Russell

You rarely see ‘edgy’ and ‘luxurious’ in the same sentence, but with Lauren Bedford Russell, the words nicely fuse together. Lauren is an edgy high-end jewelry designer (and Reality TV star) who creates unique engagement rings, as well as other avant-garde jewelry, different than the typical silver and diamond-encrusted duo. And best of all, she […]

Bon Voyage: Travel Tips to Barcelona

March 29, 2013  
Filed under Global Spotlight

Bon Voyage: Travel Tips to Barcelona

Text & Photos by Amanda Deltuvia — BARCELONA, SPAIN  is the place to go if you’re craving to relax, let loose and take in a bit of culture all at the same time. With its breathtaking beaches, fascinating architecture and colorful nightlife, this city is sure to leave a lasting impression. Antoni Gaudi should be […]

« Previous PageNext Page »