Good News: The Nine-Month Favor

“The strong bond of friendship is not always a balanced equation; friendship is not always about giving and taking in equal shares. Instead, friendship is grounded in a feeling that you know exactly who will be there for you when you need something, no matter...

Good News: Friends Indeed

“Be strong, be fearless, be beautiful. And believe that anything is possible when you have the right people there to support you.” ~Misty Copeland When the world starts to look like a dark and horrible place, take a moment to find the good that people are...

Guest Post: The Retro Candy Store

This past summer my kids discovered this really cool, retro candy store that opened in the plaza down the street from us. Every other day they would walk down the street with their friends and discover one of the unique candies that many of us grew up with. Candy...

7 Ways to Become a Networking Weightlifter

“If you carry your childhood with you, you never become older.” ~ Tom Stoppard Look around at the people that surround you throughout the day. Imagine them as children. Imagine their laughter, their play, their boisterous energy. Do they still radiate that...

Guest Post: 5 Reasons to Have a Target Market

This past week I had the opportunity to sit down with a young business man who was fairly new to the networking world. He was loving his experience in the groups that he belonged to, but knew that there were likely some things that he could improve to make it a more...