With family this week. My brother-in-law mentions the single most important business decision you can ever make is the choice of your significant other. Choose a partner who is truly that, a partner. Someone who does whatever it takes to make you successful - and...

On the road again and watching the waitress at Denny's. She has just come on shift and is visibly unhappy that the shift before her apparently did not sweep or pick up anything off the floor. At all. She doesn't own this Denny's, she's not...

ABC Houston reporter Jeff Ehling has a story on the new "social networking" that has become a part of job recruiting. As with any networking opportunity - mingle, engage others, listen to them, have a business card available (only if someone asks for it) and never...

Clients often ask me to help them make something 'go viral' - a post, a tweet, a video, a picture. You can't make something popular, what you can do is make something good or fun, share it with your fans/customers on social media, retweet and...

I'm always looking for unique promotional gifts and I received one the other day that is both functional and stylish, albeit not super technical.  Check out the Vidal Triple Function Digital Pen. It's a very nice pen with a stylus top and a small pen light. A...

Great tweet the other day from my friend Peter Shankman. Then I received this text last night from a recent college grad-turned-newly employed junior executive: "It bothers me when someone says 'please forgive this it was sent on my iPhone' because every email should be given...