Category Archives: Business

Sales Success Through The Prism Of A Fenway Park Hot Dog Vendor!

sales techniques

Whether you’re selling title insurance, cars, the proverbial widget or in this case hot dogs, there are techniques and personal attributes that help some excel over others! That said just how does hot dog purveyor Jose Magrass sell, by far, the most of any vendor at Boston’s Fenway Park? And are there any lessons that can […]

Heroes To Heroes Designer ShowHouse In Saddle River, New Jersey September 29 – November 13!

Heroes To Heroes Foundation

On September 29, 2016 21 designers will be showing-off their creative style at a new construction home in Saddle River, New Jersey! If you own a company or manage the marketing and business development for one, the ShowHouse For Heroes 2016 offers a phenomenal opportunity! What: Designer ShowHouse For Heroes in Saddle River, New Jersey 07458 When: September […]

We’re A Few Holes Short Of A Golf Course!

Heroes To Heroes Foundation

Summary: New York Marketing and Business Promotion With A Purpose! And that purpose is to help our combat veterans who are suffering with PTSD and TBI! For a business, what could be better than helping our military veterans while at the same time reaching a desired demographic? The answer of course is very little so, in the […]

‘Brexit’, Derivatives And Unemployed Drinkers!

financial risk

Summary: Whether we work in real estate, on Wall Street or maybe in the manufacture of widgets… What is the potential impact on global financial stability from a yes vote next week for Brexit? On June 23, 2016 Britain will be holding a referendum that will decide whether or not the country will remain in […]

How Do YOU Differentiate Your Company From The Competition? Five Great Tips!

Long Island title insurance

Differentiation, standing out from the crowd, setting yourself apart, USP or unique selling proposition! These terms identify the goal for any company large or small which is to show the buying public why its product is superior to what seems to be a similar product being offered by the competition. In some instances this differentiation is […]

May 2, 2016: Important Business Headlines And The Weeks Economic Calendar!

world business news

Some of the days most important business headlines plus the U.S. economic calendar for the week of May 2, 2016! Puerto Rico says will default on Government Development Bank debt Monday Q&A: Puerto Rico’s debt crisis explained Asian Stocks Slide After Yen Caps Biggest Gain Since 2008 Crisis New York’s minimum wage hits Domino’s Why […]

Commentary: Are You Keeping Your Business A Secret?

online marketing

Regardless of what your company does, no one will know unless they can find you! This article is not an advertisement for a website building company or an online marketing firm but, it is an observation of a basic yet critical marketing tool that some companies seem to have missed! Your Online Business Card! Are you […]

Unintended Consequences Of A $15 Per Hour Minimum Wage!

minimum wage hike

A government mandated jump in the minimum wage to $15 per hour sounds like a boon for low-wage workers! But the reality is that it’s likely there will be unintended negative consequences resulting from a government-mandated regulation that imposes a dramatic increase to the cost structure of businesses. First, consider that the politicians who impose […]

March Madness: Bracketology Based On Alumni Earnings! And The Winner Is….

Anyone who has ever participated in a March Madness pool knows just how hard it is to pick the winners of the first round correctly, let alone the entire bracket! In fact, to correctly pick the entire bracket in the Men’s NCAA Tournament, ‘the odds of doing so are 1 in 9.2 quintillion. Compare this to the odds […]

March Madness: 2016 NCAA Tournament List Of Facts!

With the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, better known as March Madness, about to get underway these things are pretty much certain… First, these teams are the early favorites and will likely be THE favorites to reach the Final Four: In addition, the items in this list will also likely be true… No one will submit a perfect […]