3 Leadership Lessons on Generosity

3 Leadership Lessons on Generosity

 Jake Dudley in Staff Blog

A few weeks ago I had a few new friends move to Atlanta. Plans had been made, boxes had been packed, loose ends were tied up, and a U-Haul truck had officially been loaded with... Read More »

leadership, inspiration, staff blog, generosity

Roam Recommends – ENERGIZE Playlist

Roam Recommends – ENERGIZE Playlist

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

Did you know ENERGY is one of Roam’s 5 core values? It’s important to our team to create a place where you actually want to come to work everyday. Energy is one of the... Read More »

roam recommends, music, staff blog

Failure is a Choice

Failure is a Choice

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

When you’re young, you make mistakes. The years of your youth probably have the greatest concentration of error that you will ever experience in your life. But with all the mistakes I’ve made... Read More »

millennials, business, staff blog, failure, leadership

Designing, Developing, And Executing Your 2015 Content Marketing Plan

Designing, Developing, And Executing Your 2015 Content Marketing Plan

 fredspring in

2015 is in full swing, and if you have not yet defined your marketing goals and outlined your marketing activities for the year, it’s time to get it together! These 4 articles will help you plan,... Read More »

marketing, guest blog, 98togo, inbound marketing

Roam Recommends – FOCUS Playlist Update

Roam Recommends – FOCUS Playlist Update

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

Welcome to February. The thrill of the new year has probably worn off by now, and Spring feels so far away. What’s keeping you motivated? What’s keeping you focused? We’ve added 15 new... Read More »

music, staff blog, roam recommends

Leading Millennials Well

Leading Millennials Well

  Jake Dudley in Leadership

In the next 5 years, businesses will spend millions of dollars trying to connect with the generation known as “millennials”. That’s not scientific, but we all know it’s a fact because we’ve heard... Read More »

millennials, lunch lessons, guest blog, leadership

3 Things To Remember About Failure

3 Things To Remember About Failure

  Jake Dudley in Staff Blog

No one talks about it at parties. It isn’t something you just bring up when you’re on a first date or when you’re sitting across from a potential job opportunity in an... Read More »

leadership, staff blog, entrepreneurs, business, inspiration

4 Things To Remember When Facing A Difficult Transition

4 Things To Remember When Facing A Difficult Transition

  Jake Dudley in

I loved my job. Really. I got to work from home, talk to customers all over the world, work with a great team and even do a little traveling. A 20-something with no college degree... Read More »

leadership, entrepreneurs, balance, staff blog, millennials, transition

Roam Recommends – CREATE Playlist

Roam Recommends – CREATE Playlist

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

It’s the beginning of a brand new year! It’s time for fresh starts and new beginnings. Maybe you know exactly where you’re headed, or maybe you need some creativity for a fresh... Read More »

music, roam recommends

Failing Up

Failing Up

  johnc in Staff Blog

Today’s Post is by Member, Charlton Cunningham. Charlton is a talented, self-driven activator with a strong design background. He utilizes his knowledge of the creative process to help others implement and actualize their ideas.... Read More »

Roam Recommends – CHRISTMAS Playlist

Roam Recommends – CHRISTMAS Playlist

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

The season is finally here. It only comes once a year, so we want to soak it up while we can! If you’re feeling the Christmas spirit, but you still want to be productive,... Read More »

music, staff blog

3 Ways To Foster Gratitude

3 Ways To Foster Gratitude

 Jen Guynn in Staff Blog

Today’s Member Post is by Jen Guynn. Jen is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Pebble Tossers, a youth development nonprofit headquartered here at Roam. With Thanksgiving around the corner, it’s a great... Read More »

inspiration, invested community

3 Ways To Change Your Perspective

3 Ways To Change Your Perspective

  johnc in Staff Blog

Today’s Staff post is by our Dunwoody Community Manager, Mollie Maner. Mollie is passionate about helping others maximize their full potential through authentic community, big-picture thinking, and personal connections. Of all the things I... Read More »

inspiration, invested community, staff blog

ROAM Recommends – SOCIALIZE Playlist

ROAM Recommends – SOCIALIZE Playlist

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

Some people question why we would include “socialize” in our mission statement at ROAM. But we know, socializing is a key component to any community. You can co-work and network all day, but sometimes it... Read More »

8 Lessons For First Job Success

8 Lessons For First Job Success

 Jackson Beetler in

Today’s Member Post is from Jackson Beetler. Jackson is currently the Media and Marketing Fellow for Radical Mentoring, a non-profit passionate about mentoring men. In his first job since graduating from UGA, Jackson has... Read More »

millennials, leadership

ROAM 4: Buckhead Coming Soon!

ROAM 4: Buckhead Coming Soon!

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

We’re excited to join the community of start-ups, entrepreneurs, and thriving businesses located in the Buckhead area. This location is right off GA-400 with convenient access to I-85. ROAM Galleria is currently under construction,... Read More »

invested community, news

Location, Location, Location!

Location, Location, Location!

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

Location, location, location. Any word you can repeat three times without fear of ridicule by your peers is clearly important. But I hope this title hasn’t misled you. I’m not in real estate.... Read More »

inspiration, invested community, leadership, staff blog

The Culture of Invested Community

The Culture of Invested Community

 Nathan Mozingo in Staff Blog

I have the privilege of working a job I never want to retire from. What makes my job so fulfilling? The honor of leading a team that is hungry to serve and aggressively looking for... Read More »

business, invested community, inspiration

Put Me In Coach – Leadership & Responsibility

Put Me In Coach – Leadership & Responsibility

  johnc in Staff Blog

Today’s Staff post is from our Meetings Coordinator, Tory Gravitt. Tory is passionate about taking the ordinary to the extraordinary and connecting big ideas to the little ones. Follow her on Twitter here. I... Read More »

inspiration, leadership, news

Finish Well

Finish Well

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

“We are going to have to part ways with you, Jake.” Words I thought I would never hear. It was Fall of 2009 and I was being fired. Fired from the first and only real job... Read More »

business, ceo, entrepreneurs, leadership, inspiration, millennials

How To Be Great

How To Be Great

 Elle Snyder in Staff Blog

Today’s post is by our Experience Manager, Elle Snyder. Elle is passionate about building relationships and investing in our Members intentionally. Why is it important to surround yourself with people you want to... Read More »

inspiration, leadership, invested community

ROAM Recommends – LEARN Playlist

ROAM Recommends – LEARN Playlist

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

If you could relieve stress, improve communication and increase efficiency among your employees, all while making them smarter, would you do it? Of course you would! In case you missed our first ROAM Recommends, we... Read More »

music, roam recommends

4 Signs of Authentic Community

4 Signs of Authentic Community

 Jake Dudley in Staff Blog

Community is becoming a bit of a buzzword. I guess the majority of LinkedIn writers found out millennials are crazy about it. With co-working here to stay (read – working in community) and study after study... Read More »

entrepreneurs, invested community, leadership, millennials

The Super Power Within All Of Us

The Super Power Within All Of Us

 Blake Shubert in Leadership, Staff Blog

Working for Roam is a reward because we get to serve a membership comprised of super heroes: men and women full of purpose and passion. They’re creating value, taking risk, influencing society, and building... Read More »

invested community

What Do You Do When There’s Too Much To Do?

What Do You Do When There’s Too Much To Do?

  Matt Herbert in Entrepreneurs, Leadership

Do you feel like there’s too much to do? I do. Since creating The Rocket Company six years ago, I wake up every day feeling like I’ll never get everything done. And just... Read More »

business, member blogs, ceo, entrepreneurs

Roam Recommends – Collaboration Playlist

Roam Recommends – Collaboration Playlist

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

FOCUS – COLLABORATE – LEARN – SOCIALIZE These are the 4 states of being at ROAM. No matter what you’re doing here, it probably falls into one of these 4 categories. Last month, we shared our FOCUS playlist to... Read More »

music, roam recommends

What is a Lunch Lesson?

What is a Lunch Lesson?

 Jake Dudley in Staff Blog

It’s not a ‘Lunch-N-Learn’It’s a ‘Lunch Lesson.’ A Lunch Lesson is a 1-hour long, interactive, laser-focused event for a small crowd, revolved around learning and networking with individuals... Read More »

news, events, lunch lessons

CEO’s – Build Your Personal Brand to Boost Your Business

CEO’s – Build Your Personal Brand to Boost Your Business

 Kevin Ekmark in Staff Blog

Today’s Member Post is by Kevin Ekmark. Kevin is the CEO of Trustworkz. ____________________________________________________________________________ Are you the leader of your business? Whether you’re a one person organization or the CEO of a business with 25... Read More »

business, leadership, entrepreneurs, ceo

What To Do When You Hate Networking

What To Do When You Hate Networking

 Stephanie Shackelford in Leadership

Today’s Member blog is from Stephanie Shackelford. Stephanie coaches students and professionals as they navigate getting into their dream college, choosing the best major, and finding their ideal career. She is the Founder and... Read More »

ROAM Recommends – Music for Productivity

ROAM Recommends – Music for Productivity

 Jessica Bernardo in Staff Blog

Did you know, the soundtrack of your workday can change the quality of your work? In 1993, a study was conducted to find the differing effects of music as opposed to silence or relaxation instructions, designed... Read More »

music, roam recommends

5 Reasons You (Yes, Even You) Need a Mentor

5 Reasons You (Yes, Even You) Need a Mentor

 Daniel Kosmala in Entrepreneurs

Today’s Member Post is from Daniel Kosmala. Daniel is currently the Non-Profit Director for Radical Mentoring – an organization dedicated to mentoring the next-generation of leaders. He recently published ‘Radical Husbands’ – a marriage book written... Read More »

5 Things Young Entrepreneurs Need

5 Things Young Entrepreneurs Need

  johnc in Staff Blog

Today’s Member Blog is from PJ Simmons. P.J. serves as the Director of Organizational Development and University Relations at Medici Project. P.J. holds a bachelor’s degree from Lee University in Cleveland,... Read More »

entrepreneurs, millennials

Work + Live

Work + Live

  johnc in Staff Blog

Today’s post comes from the General Manager of our Alpharetta location, Michael Kanner. Michael has been with ROAM since February of 2014. He is also the Founder of MOTIF8 – a local non-profit with a mission... Read More »

inspiration, balance

3 Questions Every Leader Should Ask

3 Questions Every Leader Should Ask

 Jake Dudley in Staff Blog

Success sometimes gets a bad rap. If we go at it alone, bridges are often burned and relationships suffer. If we work too hard for it, we look self-seeking and greedy. But if we don... Read More »

leadership, inspiration

Giving & Burnout – Do You Know The Difference You’re Making?

Giving & Burnout – Do You Know The Difference You’re Making?

 Blake Shubert in Staff Blog

Today’s post is by ROAM’s Director of Operations, Blake Shubert. Blake specializes in organizational development, leadership development, and culture and team-building here at ROAM. He also served as the the Co-Founder and Executive... Read More »

inspiration, leadership

7 Things Millennial Leaders Need From Senior Leaders

7 Things Millennial Leaders Need From Senior Leaders

 Jake Dudley in Staff Blog

Today’s post comes from our Director of Events, Jake Dudley. Jake has a passion for helping leaders make an impact through authentic community and meaningful collaboration. Follow him on Twitter and check out his... Read More »

millennials, leadership, business

5 Reasons Why Community Is Worth The Investment

5 Reasons Why Community Is Worth The Investment

 Daniel Kosmala in Staff Blog

Today’s blog post is by ROAM Member, Daniel Kosmala. He works for Radical Mentoring and blogs regularly HERE. You should follow him on Twitter. Enjoy! If there were an official definition for Roam, this... Read More »

invested community, inspiration, business, entrepreneurs