How to Get More Out of The Moment


Always be present and never miss the moment. It’s funny how simple that is in theory, but it seems that especially in today’s digital age we are always distracted and our minds and thoughts somewhere else besides wherever we actually are. I am a very true example of this. I am after all a very “digital” girl. I always say it. It’s a passion of mine – emerging technology. I am always needing to be connected, always afraid to miss something going on elsewhere, always looking for more and more information or entertainment – so much so that many times I do miss the moment. I miss the brilliance of […]

Innovation and the Little Picture


Innovators come in all areas of business. From those bold enough to try somethings straight out of a sci-fi novel (3D printing, cars the drive themeselves, Google Glass, smart phones), those who accidentally created something new (velcro, popsicles, potato chips) all the way to the person just trying to solve a little problem and coming up with something that turns the marketplace upside down (grommets, kongs, and even Greek yogurt). It’s not about coming up with the “BIGGEST NEW THING IN THE WORLD” up front, but sometimes just looking around you at the little picture and skewing your angle just enough to see where there is a void that can […]