Smart Work Report: Matthew Gartland

In the first of the Smart Work Report series, COO/CFO Matthew Gartland shares how he works, his favorite business tools, and the transformation of Team SPI. Matthew Gartland April 15, 2019 Editor’s Note: This is the first in a new series we are testing out here at SPI, and you know how much we love experiments! We’re inspired by other journal-like content we’ve seen around the web like the Money Diaries and Feel Good Diaries from Refinery29, as well as the standard format of the much loved How I Work series from Lifehacker.com. In this series we hope to capture a vast array of not only different types of work that people do in the online space, but also the different ways we all work toward our goals and positive impact with our jobs, businesses, or brands. We’re starting off this series with the members of Team SPI and, if […]

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A Day in the Life of Contemporary Artist Elizabeth Sutton

Watch this one-day video diary to see how a New York artist, entrepreneur and mother handles work-life balance. January 4, 2019 2 min read Editor’s Note: A Day in the Life is a series in which women leaders and entrepreneurs share a behind-the-scenes video diary on what it is like to be in their shoes for a day. Contemporary artist Elizabeth Sutton brings geometric shapes, landscapes and portraits to life by way of vibrant colors. But she’s also an entrepreneur and mother. Her artistic successes include showing her work at New York area art fairs, a collaboration with Bari Lynn Accessories for Bergdorf Goodman and an artistic partnership with beverage chain Joe & the Juice. In our Day in the Life video series, we get a peek into Sutton’s work-life balance as an artist, entrepreneur and mother. Related: A Sweet Day in the Life of Dylan Lauren, the Founder of Dylan’s Candy Bar Sutton’s morning […]

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From Planning an Event in Cannes to Delivering Drinks to Glossier, Watch a Day in the Life of the Woman Reinventing Wine

Jordan Salcito is the founder of Ramona, a wine beverage company turning the industry on its head. August 17, 2018 2 min read Editor’s Note: A Day in the Life is a series in which women leaders and entrepreneurs share a behind-the-scenes video diary on what it is like to be in their shoes for a day. For Jordan Salcito, it’s all about trying new things. As the founder of wine company Ramona, she is constantly coming up with innovative concepts to grow her business. From looking for new channels to engage with customers to figuring out unique ways for people to share a Ramona experience, Salcito’s experimental mindset keeps her moving full speed ahead at work — and at home. Indeed, she starts her day with a good workout, often trying a new fitness class, and ends the day bonding with her son over interactive activities. Related: A Sweet Day in the Life […]

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