Dylan enjoys hiking, writing, and spending time with his family. Born and raised in Delaware, he is the youngest of five children. He currently studies English Language and Literature at the University of Delaware and serves as a Marketing Associate for Horn Entrepreneurship.
Rebuilding after the 2008 "Great Recession"
April 23, 2020
For Cassandra Essick, Employee Engagement Associate at Siegfried, the chaotic events of the past few weeks have reminded her of her struggle through 2008 and her journey back to enjoyable normalcy. The similarities between these two seismic events are striking, but Cassandra promises it will get better: “Even though it's bad right now, and it might get worse before it gets better, my experiences in 2008 and others’ experiences throughout history show it will get better.”
Crafting peace of mind
April 16, 2020
Creativity has never been in short supply in my family, with many making a living in art and design one way or another. For decades, my grandmother has knitted and sewn her way through holiday gifts, with my mom recently following in her footsteps. Receiving and enjoying these gifts – from scarves to socks to bathroom bags to full-size quilts – has always filled me with an appreciation for the craft and what it takes to make something by hand, start to finish. So, when I heard one of my coworkers was a certified knitting instructor, I was more than a little intrigued.
Focus, foundation, and the future
April 2, 2020
Kacy Allen describes his childhood as “non-traditional.” But that non-traditional journey taught him how important loyalty, personal responsibility, determination, curiosity and education are to improving yourself.
Make the most of your time at home
March 26, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has shuttered businesses and closed schools around the country and we're facing an uncertain period behind closed doors. For parents, balancing work and childcare while at home will be tricky, while others will simply get antsy being cooped up. It’s not an ideal situation for any of us, but here are some ideas to get you moving and focused on positivity during these unprecedented times.
3 ways to improve your headspace for creativity
March 19, 2020
As COVID-19 wreaks havoc the globe over, people are scrambling to maintain any sense of normalcy. While these are trying, unprecedented times, it's not unusual for us to experience periods of procrastination or feel a lack of creative juices. Viral pandemic or not, here are some ideas to get creating when it feels like your head is blank.