You absolutely, positively cannot succeed if you don't pay attention to what is going on in the world. First thing, every morning, you should scan the headlines and find out what is going on in the world - from local to international news. Mentioned the...

You need to change lanes on the highway - you check your rearview mirror, glance around quickly, think it's safe, start to make the change - and someone blares their horn at you. That car in your blind spot just got your attention. Once your...

So, how's that New Year's resolution going? Working out and eating right? Uh, yeah. Work and life get in the way of even the best intentions. It's okay to start over and try again. Just because the date on the calendar isn't January 1 doesn't mean...

It happens to all of us - you misspell something in a document - and someone points it out to you. Don't feel bad or get defensive. Fix it, learn a lesson, and if you can raise money for charity at the same time, go...

Avoid discussing or posting about politics, religion, or cats if you don't want to drive off 50% of your network. We break our own rule today for a DREAM. Several years ago, Wired Magazine ran a story about a group of illegal immigrant high school...

A manager is only as good as his or her employees and customer service. Show me a group of uninformed, disinterested employees and bad customer service and I'll show you a bad manager. I'm in Nashville - my first trip to this city. Music is...