Everything Seems Perfect

Have you ever had that moment, the moment where everything seems perfect…and then, all of a sudden, it isn’t? The new restaurant is lovely. Everything is perfect from the decor, to the hostess. The table they chose for you is Read More …

Short Pour

Adults all know and understand the short pour at the bar…so does the bartender and the owner of the bar or restaurant. Ok when it is half priced happy hour. Not ok when it is full priced, premium drinks. Knowing Read More …

Improve on the Founder

If you approach your business acquisition with a goal to improve on the founder you will be happy with your new business. Some people don’t want to step out and take the risk of starting their own business. Choosing a Read More …

Tough Transitions

Businesses, sometimes go through tough transitions…whether growing to fast, not growing quickly enough, or going through a sale of one of their business partners. Today, it was the last one of these on the list that could have been handled Read More …

First Is Better

Being first is better if … You invent the new thing and keep market share for generations You create the product and then everyone calls it that forever (Q-tip, Kleenex, Coke, Earbuds) You’re the oldest (not that you have any Read More …

Marketing vs. Communications

There is a world of differences when you compare marketing vs. communications. Marketing is impacted by the quality of the communication, the messaging and what you want to say, vs. what is interpreted when you say it. Anyone can be Read More …

Negative Space

All around us is negative space – in the words of what people say, in the thoughts of your mind when you don’t focus on the positive, when you can’t even see what has been “written” on the wall. Strictly Read More …