Archives for June 2009

Networking Bootcamp – AWRT Event

This morning I attended a very educational event, Networking Bootcamp, put on by the Atlanta Chapter of American Women in Radio and Television (AWRT). The speaker was Debbie Rodkin, Executive Director … [Read more...]

The Future of Organizations: Flexible Hours and Change

Working a 9-5 job? Having to sit in an office five days per week? That is SO last year.I have been preaching for awhile now that a flexible work schedule and the ability to work remotely is going to … [Read more...]

Managing Transitions/Company Strategy Meeting

Last Thursday my company held its annual strategy meeting. We brainstormed some great ideas for this year and next and I am looking forward to putting our ideas into actionable steps. Our industry is … [Read more...]

Yowzas – Not a Good Way to Start the Morning

All before 9:00 am, today is looking like it will definitely be one of ‘those’ days. I didn’t realize I forgot my laptop power cord at home until I got into work today. I had approximately 28 minutes … [Read more...]

Article: "To Boost Sales, Check Your Optimism Level"

This recession is certainly the optimal time for a company to really think about, strategize, and sell what sets it apart. I enjoyed this article entitled "To Boost Sales, Check Your Optimism Level." … [Read more...]

Teambuilding Idea: Volunteer at the ACFB (Atlanta Community Food Bank)

My husband's company, Marcus and Millichap, had a volunteer night at the Atlanta Community Food Bank (ACFB) on Tuesday night. There were 30 of us and we had a great time working in the Product Rescue … [Read more...]

Interesting Hospitality Industry Articles…

Interesting news I read this morning...1. City Tweets to Curb Tourist Drop-Off Good for the city for keeping up with trends2. Rite Aid Nixes Baltimore Convention. Boo!3. Second Life's Linden Lab … [Read more...]