A friend of mine who is a successful professional businesswoman (and apparent Hootchie Mama) received this in the mail a few days ago from Verizon. We all know Verizon is a large company with a massive mailing list of customers and potential customers. This mailing...

A few days ago, Amazon.com's Jeff Bezos mentioned the three books he has all his executives read. In FastCompany, entrepreneur Nick Smoot said one of the keys to being a good leader was to read and he also mentioned three books, three his dad made...

Opportunity sometimes presents itself in the most unexpected places and at the most unexpected times. That is where Here On Biz comes in - the mobile app for business networking. Here On Biz identifies the most valuable professionals to you and alerts you when they are near. Powered by your LinkedIn contacts, Here...

Bullies come in all shapes and sizes, of all ages, from toddlers to high school students to business co-workers, in person and online. Kids learn to bully from their parents and the other adults around them. Last week, I received a couple of nasty, mean...

The classic movie education series continued with my sons over the weekend, this time it was The Shawshank Redemption. A few lines at the end of the movie from the Morgan Freeman character caught my breath:  The excitement only a free man can feel. A free...

Zac Efron is not the first person that comes to mind when I go looking for business advice and tips. I am not even sure what I was watching the other day that included an interview with the Disney High School Musical star. He did however...