Guess what: Hard work doesn’t always pay off. At. All. I thought I was doing everything right when I entered Corporate America. I showed up early, showed out ’til late, won first-ever awards, team worked and did it all again every single day since. After a while, I became just another workhorse who made institutions […]
International organization Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) announced its 2017-18 winners in higher education marketing and public relations, and Cowgirl Candace lassoed in two significant career wins. Winning both Special Merit Awards for “Best Articles of the Year” and “Publications Writing” in the Southeast region of the United States, I actually made […]
Cowgirl Candace has covered global events in beauty, business and higher education for some time now. I’ve met the wiz kids of the world during the annual Intel International Science and Engineering Fair — the globe’s largest international pre-college science competition. I’ve pretend-cruised around in the newest boats models of the season during the annual […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Originally published for the AJC Cubicle careers can often lead to lack of sunlight, strained eyes and sedentary habits that contribute to obesity. For job seekers who yearn for fresh air and staying physically fit, these conventional careers come with an athletic component that helps keep you in tiptop shape while working […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Photos by Corey Reese I’m a Georgia-based cowgirl. I have coarse, kinky dreadlocks. And, brace yourself: I’m black. Unusual attributes to represent the American West, especially when society is so used to the Clint Eastwood to Carrie Underwood variety. I’m a bona fide fourth-generation farm girl or what I like to […]
Howdy. I'm Cowgirl Candace, an award-winning journalist, internationally published brand blogger and fourth-generation farm girl.