Lions & Hyenas

If I showed you a picture of a lion and a hyena, could you tell the difference? Of course you could. But in the everyday jungle where we live, it isn’t nearly that obvious. I got a call the other day, one that I have received far too many times and, of course, over many

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Balloons & Banners

I have noticed that home builders, regardless of neighborhood or price, utilize a common tool to lure buyers into their models. I also see car dealers of all makes use this same marketing device. What is it? … Balloons. Blue, red, white, purple, yellow, pink, the color doesn’t really seem to matter. Evidently nothing says

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Lessons from the Checkout Line

When I take “the list” to the grocery store, I work the store right to left, grab the items, and go straight to the self-checkout, where there is never a line. I scan, I bag, I pay, I’m out. I don’t deal with the “convenience” of the checker. I’m not dependent on their expertise with

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