Category Archives: Business

Would Jeff Immelt Really Be The Right Man For The Uber CEO Job?

corporate leadership photo

Jeff Immelt was at the helm of General Electric from 2000 until his departure at the beginning of August. Speculation now is that he may get the Uber CEO position! Why does his performance at GE’s helm indicate that he would do well as CEO of the troubled transportation technology firm? In general the decision […]

Register Now For A Phenomenal (And Free) April 27th Networking Expo On Long Island, New York!

long island new york networking extravaganza

On April 27th the Long Island Hilton located in Melville, Long Island, New York, will be hosting the 2017 BOOM B2B Expo and Executive Speaker Conference! Hallmark Abstract Service will be exhibiting and admission to the Exhibitor Hall is free, courtesy of the firm, by using mhaltman in the box that reads Discount Code at checkout. […]

June 15, 2017: A Day Of Golf, Patriotism, Business Development And Networking In New York!

New York charity golf outing raising money for wounded warriors

  The Events Purpose? Helping Heroes To Heroes Foundation Put An End To The Tragic Statistic Of 20 U.S. Veterans A Day Committing Suicide! On June 15th the Heroes To Heroes Foundation, a 501(c)(3) dedicated to ending the tragedy of 20 U.S. veterans a day taking their own lives, will be holding its annual fundraising […]

Taxi Medallions As A Proxy For The Way Technology Can Disrupt Whole Industries

taxi medallion prices plunge

An April 2015 headline here told the story of the onslaught that faced the traditional taxi industry from technology-driven competitors like Uber and Lyft… ‘Because Of Uber, Are Taxi Medallion Lenders A Shorting Opportunity?‘ ‘In other words is the competition from Uber decreasing the demand for taxi medallions causing the price of the medallions to drop […]

Do You Still Have Favorite Sports Team?

publicly funded sports stadiums

Are you still a sports fan or have you become nothing more than a statistics watcher playing fantasy sports? The truth of the matter is that the undying loyalty of fans to a specific team has been diluted over the years because of a couple of significant factors… The first issue is that we now live in […]

Network By ‘Working Out Loud’ (Infographic)

networking is a contact sport

Networking! Most if not all of us do it in some form or another as a means to developing business, promoting a venture or to raise money and awareness for a philanthropic endeavor! Networking can take a variety of different forms and each of us has our own unique style for accomplishing whatever it is that […]

Thursday, June 15, 2017: The New York/New Jersey Heroes To Heroes Foundation Golf Classic!

  Help the Heroes To Heroes Foundation Save a Combat Veterans Life! ‘Heroes To Heroes provides a spiritual healing program for veterans who have attempted suicide due to Moral Injury, Post-traumatic Stress, and Traumatic Brain Injury suffered in combat.‘ To date none of the veterans who have participated in our program have taken their lives and, in fact, the vast majority have […]

Trust, Reputation And Integrity: Once Lost They Can Be Difficult If Not Impossible To Regain!

business reputation

Having ‘cut my teeth’ as a Wall Street bond analyst and then trader, the lesson learned early and often was that, to quote a phrase, ‘your word is your bond’! In those days (and it is likely the same today in some financial products) trades were made over the phone and, when the voice on the […]

Steps To Protect Your LinkedIn Account Information!

protecting linkedin data

If you’ve spent time building your LinkedIn profile and status on the network, Beth Granger of Beth Granger Consulting recommends you take the following steps immediately to protect your information! LinkedIn is updating the desktop interface. It will look and function a bit more like the mobile version in many ways. We may be losing some […]

Hallmark Abstract Service At The Boom Business Network Trade Show

Boom Business Network Trade Show

On April 27, 2017 at the Huntington Hilton in Melville, New York, the Boom Business Network will be holding a trade show that promises to be one of the top business events of the year! Hallmark Abstract Service is pleased to announce that we will participating as one of the shows exhibitors and we’re looking […]