Monthly Archives: August 2011

What a wonderful thing is the mail, capable of conveying across continents a warm human hand-clasp. ~Author Unknown

In a world where most of what we get is computerized communication of some sort, whether it be text message, email, or via social media, a hand written note is fairly hard to come by. After all, it takes much … Continue reading

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What do marketing and a dress made of meat have in common?

Sometimes it helps to look past the textbooks for life applications on how we can become the “choice grade” in our particular career or industry. Classes can be helpful to teach us the nuts and bolts, but application more than … Continue reading

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Think of us as a Personal Shopper

An inside look at a personal shopper for Saks Fifth Avenue New York rings a lot of the same bells as Grand Ideas. No, we aren’t talking $1,000 Yves Saint Laurent coats or Azzedine Alaia cashmere sweaters, but the principles … Continue reading

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