Follow Your Passion!

For millennia, humans have followed their passion and aspired to do and be better than before. For some, it takes a drop of motivation and inspiration to get the ball rolling. Dave Kerpen, at www.inc.com, compiled a list of 15 inspiring quotes about passion. Kerpen...

Look at you now!

Growing up as a child, I was a poor reader. My second-grade report card suggested that I may have issues all my life and some form of intervention may be necessary to connect the various areas of my brain. My mother did try to help and signed me up for some various...

Publicly Speaking

“Being successful at networking is realizing that, to get where you’re going, you need to help others get to where they’re going.” J. Kelly Hoey  As an entertainer, I find myself behind a microphone every weekend and I feel comfortable for the most part. Whether I...

The Art of Networking

Like many of you, I often attend various industry mixers including open houses and other social gatherings. Although I spend most of my time in a roll where communication is a necessity, interacting at industry gatherings and meetings does not come as easy. Frankly, I...

Can we table this!

If a picture is worth a 1000 words …what is a picture brought to life as a tablescape worth? Dan Holman mentioned the term “creatives” during the October 2015 Lunch and Learn at the Blanco Bar-B-Q. Throughout our industry, we are surrounded by these “creatives”. This...

AAHA’s First Every 5k

Our wonderful friends over at AAHA are having their first every 5k run!  Not only it is motivating and inspirational, but it looks like it is going to be a lot of fun!!!  Grab your C25K phone and and get prepared because this is going to be fun… and it’s...