4 Tips for Your Career or Business

4 Tips for Your Career or Business

How man career paths will you have? According to Carla Harris, it could be as many as five! How will you know that it’s the right time to make a move? I recently saw a very short, but impactful, interview where her advice was aimed at millenials. However, if you...
Does Management Suck?

Does Management Suck?

Are leadership and management alien concepts? Can one really exist without the other? While people tend to put leadership on a pedestal, management is often given short thrift. Since most people in the world have to deal or participate in the world of management, it...
Enlarging your Vision

Enlarging your Vision

It’s always good to come across advice from a true-blue business owner, whose name is not splashed across social media every 5 minutes. You can relate right away to their stories, and realize that they have faced real challenges, and their words don’t come...
Fly with Benefits

Fly with Benefits

American Airlines just announced some changes to their reward program, both for the short term and the long term. In the short term, they are continuing the pattern that most airlines are following: basing your elite statusĀ on your level of spend, primarily theĀ cost...
How to Work a Room

How to Work a Room

Do you know how to work a room? At some point, we all have had to do it: at a business event, a social event, a birthday party, etc. Even showing up for the first time to a group exercise class can be intimidating. The setting isn’t really the issue – the...
Deception by Design

Deception by Design

Deception seems to be an accepted part of the online ecosystem. Whatever happened to design that was meant to delight and serve the customer? Some days ago, I posted about Microsoft’s shenanigans to force people to upgrade their operating system to Windows 10....