Strategies To Conquer Email

I recently posted a blog about tidying up your personal life. One of the biggest sources of clutter comes from your inbox. Here are three quick strategies to conquer your email: 1. Create an affirmation folder. Occasionally people will send me kind notes related to my work or something I’ve helped them with. I store…

Speaking of Veracity

After a long hiatus, I’m excited to re-launch The ASR Touch. Originally started as a method to cultivate conversations about topics I discussed with friends and colleagues, I’m looking forward to learning, exploring unique perspectives, and challenging assumptions through this outlet once again. After taking some time to settle into a few new adventures, I’ve been reminded that my…

New Year, Same Me

Today marked the completion of my first Friday of the new school year as a new administrator, and instructor, at a new institution who welcomed its first freshman and sophomore class ever. Isn’t that a mouthful?! As an educator, the beginning of the school year is one of my favorite times because it marks the beginning of…

Hi, I’m ASR!

Hi everyone, I’m ASR! Well, not really. Technically I’m Ashley, but over time and a series of life experiences, opinions, and countless “Ashleyisms”, ASR was born. Have you ever thought about how your friends would describe you? Well, I’m pretty confident that mine would chuckle and say “that’s just ASR”. I’m a multiracial millennial that…