According to Bloomberg Technology: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg first reached out to WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum in early 2012, inviting him for coffee. They ended up talking for more than two hours. That turned into five days of negotiations this past week and became an agreement this week to acquire...

How much do you really know about your mobile phone plan? Several phone companies are offering new plans that sound too good to be true - probably because they are not good at all. In order to succeed, you have to keep up with technology,...

To move in the upper echelons of success hallways, you must be able to write and speak correctly. You will be judged by even the smallest of mistakes no matter how talented or smart you are. There are a few pesky words that seem to...

If you really want to succeed, do things for other people to help them succeed without waiting for anything in return. Seems time consuming I know, especially with no return but do it and watch what happens. Give someone a lead, send someone a client,...

It was not until I read my grandmother's obituary years ago that I found out she had been a teacher in her earlier life. There is only one tip this week as YDST takes the rest of the week to officially kick off the opening...

It does not matter how many corporate luncheons I speak at or business dinners I emcee, someone invariably says, "Is that my water (or bread plate) or yours?" I have two go-to favorites to keep you from ever having to ask that question again: 1. Hold...