What makes the Holidays so magical?

A light blue twinkle permeates my vision. A whoosh of air signals that I am no longer standing at the entrance to a “shuttle simulator” ride in Las Vegas’s Star Trek: The Experience. I’ve been transported to the USS Enterprise-D’s transporter room. Starfleet officers stare back at me, visibly relieved that I materialized in one piece. I am not hallucinating. I am not plastered. This is real life. To […]

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Bad small business social media is why we can’t have nice things

This month’s Word Carnival is all about Jekyll and Hyde business decisions. That is: perfectly valid yet diametrically opposed views of how businesses should conduct their day to day activities. My beef is with how most small businesses use social media. Experts say small businesses MUST be on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and on and on and on. Here’s […]

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