Category: Wander

With the 2017 Yellow Conference only a few short months away, we wanted you to start getting to know this year’s incredible speakers a bit better! First up is Lisa Gungor, Grammy-nominated musician and artist, mother of two girls, and all around inspiring storyteller. Tell us the story of starting Gungor, and what sparked you […]

If you haven’t heard by now, The Yellow Collective is o-to-the-pen. Wide open until June 30th. That means this is your chance to join the most incredible group of women I’ve ever had the chance of getting to know. The Yellow Collective members aren’t your average “women in business” kind of gals. The women in our community […]

Every quarter, the Yellow Collective members are assigned a community challenge to set goals as a group, and have a bit of fun together in a way that is growth-oriented! Last quarter, to go with our theme of ‘Pioneer’, the community challenge was to try something they’ve never done before. It had to be something […]

WE'RE OPEN: THE YELLOW COLLECTIVE MEMBERSHIP

Our membership is officially OPEN and today is the day where you can become a Yellow Collective member! We open up just four times a year, so this is a pretty special time. The Yellow Collective launched at our 2016 conference in August, and we are constantly working on making it better and better, learning a […]

WHY I WANDERED DOWN THE (ROUGH) ROAD LESS TRAVELED - THE YELLOW ROOM

My husband and I love long road trips. We so enjoy the changing scenery and the ample time to talk or just listen to podcasts. It’s concentrated time together with a chance for adventure – our winning combination. We even took a road trip as our honeymoon. Driving from Arkansas to Seattle and back, we made […]

FINDING PURPOSE WHEN YOU FEEL UNPRODUCTIVE - THE YELLOW ROOM

Have you ever been the woman who wants to change the world? The woman with the heart, the guts, and the brain to get the job done, but who has been stopped short with one question: now what? I have. The time between deciding what we want to do and actually getting to do that kind […]

WHERE SHIFTING YOUR PERSPECTIVE ON PAIN CAN LEAD YOU - THE YELLOW ROOM

What’s the first thing we do when we feel pain? Well, first we complain. Then we try anything we can to get rid of it. Let’s say you have a stomach ache. You might take an antacid or some Pepto, or lay down with a heating pad. But one of the biggest mistakes we can […]

NONPROFIT TRANSPARENCY: FINDING A PARTNERSHIP THAT MAKES REAL IMPACT - THE YELLOW ROOM

There are more than 1.5 million nonprofit organizations registered in the U.S. That’s right, 1.5 million. I’ve worked with a small percentage of these organizations and some of them are truly amazing. They’re doing the work that’s changing the world. But, if we’re being real here, some of them are not. This surely comes as […]

HOW ONE PHONE CALL KEPT ME FROM QUITTING MY OWN BUSINESS - THE YELLOW ROOM

As entrepreneurs, girlbosses, and creators, there’s going to come a time where we want to quit. Throw in the towel, kick up our feet with a glass of pinot, and say “enough is enough!” I know I’ve been in the I-want-to-quit stage more times than I can count. Most often, it’s difficult to see past it. It […]

FIVE READS TO PICK UP WHEN YOU FEEL DIRECTIONLESS - THE YELLOW ROOM

I didn’t know what I wanted to do with my life. It had been a year of wandering — of feeling in-between and at a complete loss for which direction to go in. The boutique I had been working at closed down unexpectedly, and while I was excited for a new season, my hopefulness quickly dissolved […]