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Life Lessons At Sea

I live on water. My boat, which is my home, had some work done on it awhile back so it was turned around backwards in the marina slip facing the opposite direction it usually faces. Typically, our backyard (aft deck) faces the ocean and in this case it was facing the dock walkway. So basically […]

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A Letter To My Younger Self

I was recently asked to write a letter to my younger self. It was a powerful exercise that I believe everyone should experience. Props to Lore and Little Things for this brilliant series. Thank you for the opportunity. Here is my letter … Dear Young Amy Jo: I write this letter to you on a plane […]

Digital Royalty News: Hanging up the Crown

Where passion, purpose and skill collide, happiness resides. This intersection is constantly evolving and changing as we take our journey through life. It’s up to us to acknowledge when there is a need for change and act on that change. Today I’m announcing that after six solid years, Digital Royalty will be winding down in the near future […]

Time to be Safe

Life Hacking & Slacking

Imagine if you could decrease your email volume by more than 70%. I did. You can too. For years, I’ve lost sleep over my email inbox, thanks to a phobia that developed from letting my bucket of emails get larger (actually longer) than my computer screen. You know what I’m talking about — the no […]

Lessons-Learned

Tales of an Entrepreneur

My company, Digital Royalty, just turned five! In social years, which is like dog years, that’s more like 35 years old. As I approach my 5th anniversary as the company’s founder, I realize there are some things that I wish I knew back then that I (kind of) know now when it comes to entrepreneurship: […]