Chocolate Day 2015

Celebrate Chocolate Day with cocoabeens communications! Click the image below to discover fun facts about chocolate and try out a chocolaty recipe from our Identity Mastermind, Beena White.

Colors, Communication & Collaboration

Colors, communication and collaboration! Last weekend, we presented a leadership and communication styles workshop called “Decoding Your Core Color” to a group of bright Shelby County high school students. The presentation was part of the Jay Uiberall Scholars program, an initiative developed by REACH Memphis. To learn more about our communication training sessions, email us…

10 Things We Could Not Live Without

I’m introducing a not-so-new concept to the cocoabeens blog: lists. Seriously, I make them daily and I find them to be most helpful in any decision-making or organization process. This list, however, is simply for fun. 10 Things cocoabeens Couldn’t Live Without [at the office]: 1. Lamps (image source: ikea.com) We appreciate that fluorescent lights…

Control in a World of Chaos

“You justify new clothing and accessories by telling yourself and others that you are in the image business.” Perhaps this is the most relevant tip in a post titled, “33 (more) Signs You Work in PR” published in Ragan’s PR Daily as it relates to my life. You see, shopping is my vice, my obsession,…

Barbecue > Twitter?

This week, I read a Fast Company article that discussed the fact that Millennials are obsessed, and I mean obsessed, with technology – social media, smart phones, Macs, PC’s, etc. In fact, the study used in the article, Cisco’s Connected World Technology Report, states that the many of us (I’m a Millennial) prefer connection to…

Organized Chaos

This week has been one of trial and error—setting up printers, messing up the wireless, at cocoabeens, balancing time between school, work and a social life. I’m the type of person who likes for things to be organized and as close to perfect as possible. When life is chaotic, my brain tends to be all…

Bollywood, Late Nights & Family Ties

The kids started school a couple of weeks ago. I am partially happy that they are sort of getting back into their routines of crankily getting up in the morning and rushing to load all of their bags into the car. They barely make it to class on time. (What is the source of this…

Gimmee, Gimmee, Gimmee Gifts

Welcome to the official blog of cocoabeens communications. As we thought, struggled and racked our brains about what to say in our first post, I looked to one member of our crew who was beating the heat by assembling gifts. Then, it hit me. Everyone loves presents. But more on those presents later. Like a…