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OPERATION BIG SHIFT

The shift to a global economy, along with the ever-growing competition it brings and the rapid technological and social changes we are witnessing, impose difficult questions on our local business...


THE RISE OF THE UNICORNS

Organizations everywhere are coming to the realization that to be successful and relevant tomorrow means undertaking innovative action today. A major factor in making this realization a reality is...


Digital Transformation

THE STARTING POINT: DIGITAL ADAPTION TO COMPLETE TRANSFORMATION

Technology can have a major impact on business; this is no longer a foreign concept or disputed theory. Most business owners and employees understand the benefit of technology, and several are even...


Best Websites

HALLMARKS OF AN UP-TO-DATE WEBSITE

I think it’s safe to say that I spend more time redesigning websites for clients than I do designing new ones. During the past few decades, we’ve reached the point where pretty much every...


CrossFunctional Team Members

COMPANIES NEED TEAMS, NOT INDIVIDUALS

Businesses put a lot of time and thought into strategy and planning, but often wonder why their efforts fail (sometimes in major ways) after so much initial effort. It shouldn’t be a surprise,...


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THE POWER OF PATTERNS

In the broadest of terms, patterns can be defined as “discernible regularity,” or a series of shapes, forms, sounds, processes, etc. that repeat in a consistent, identifiable manner. We are...


Gratitude

A GENEALOGY OF GRATITUDE

Life is short. Be grateful for what you have. Appreciate every moment. These are sentiments I have heard from many wise people and I would agree that they are true. Being grateful is one of the most...


THE HORROR VACUI | THE POWER OF WHITE SPACE

When is nothing more valuable than something? If less is more, what do you want less of, and in order to get more what? “Prose is architecture and the Baroque age is over.” —Ernest Hemingway The...


Mentor and Mentee

MENTORS VS. BUSINESS COACHES: WHAT ROLE BEST SUITS YOUR NEEDS?

In the early years of my career, I was determined, passionate, and excited for the future’s possibilities. Yet I was also young, inexperienced, and on occasion lacking confidence. While it was clear...


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HOW ABOUT #HASHTAGS?

If you’re a Twitter novice or a Facebook first-timer, wading out into the world of #hashtags can seem—like everything else social media—a bit overwhelming. Other than “the good ol’ days”...