When you think about luxury, and a luxury brand, what comes to mind? Perhaps you are thinking of some of the usual suspects: Mercedes Benz automobiles. Mont Blanc pens. Anything you can buy at [...]
Innovation starts when you allow yourself to be bold. "Think Big, Act Bigger" is the newest book from Jeffrey Hayzlett - find out how to live your authentic story, in this video blog post and [...]
No matter how good your ideas are, people are always going to object to change. Here's how to overcome the most common objections, and move forward in your career, your business and your life.
What does it really mean to be an entrepreneur? All entrepreneurs start at the same place. Maybe you've felt this way about starting a business, or about the business you're currently in. When [...]
If you want to be recognized, you have to start by recognizing those around you. Recognition is key in interpersonal communication - recognize your listener and you instantly create a positive [...]
Where does "branding" come from, and what does branding really mean today? From Chris Westfall, author of "BulletProof Branding", a look at the origins and the complexities of understanding branding.
The Huffington Post is one of the most iconic media outlets in the world. Chicago native Tim McDonald is the Community Manager - responsible for cultivating the conversation around the brand. [...]
Do you understand how your culture and your customers fit together? If you want to create change within your organization, or for the organizations you serve, you've got to understand this one [...]
This year, the Olympics in Sochi have already provided thrilling upsets. For your business, what's the one question you need to ask yourself to make sure that victory is always your destination?
What does networking really mean, outside of the context of social media? A reflection on the legacy of former Fort Worth Mayor, Bob Bolen, who passed away earlier this week.