Category Archives: business

10 Holiday Spending Truths and the No Duh Moment

I was flipping through the news today, and came across an article entitled “Americans Not Willing To Spend Without Deals.”  My first thought was “You’re surprised by this? ” and then “And whose fault is that?” Retailers are starting Christmas … Continue reading

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The Personal User’s Manual

I was reading a great blog post over on Edutopia about writing a Student’s User Guide. The title was a bit dull, but on reading it, a teacher talks about developing a “personal User’s Guide” not only for herself, but … Continue reading

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Website Design and Healthcare.Gov- the Silver Lining

The roll out of has been bad.  But there is a silver lining to this dark cloud for folks in the digital space.  We might finally have the best example ever to demonstrate how important User Interface and Experience is … Continue reading

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7 Things to Improve Your Business Today

1.  Make sure everyone understands they are part of the team.  Whether it’s a receptionist, a stock boy, a manager, or anyone in the store, make sure they know your mission and what you’re trying to get accomplished. 2. Everyone on … Continue reading

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The Entrepreneur’s Creativity Box

I’ve been a subscriber to several “care packages” ever since they became available.  These curated packages of the unique and unusual appeal to my sense of exploration and surprise every time.  There’s often a sense of utility-meets-whimsy in every … Continue reading

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