The 4 Secrets of Building Valuable Relationships

http://www.business2community.com/sales-management/4-secrets-building-valuable-relationships-01860393   Relationships are the beating heart of every facet of business. While it’s trendy to talk about the need to humanize all our interactions, marketing initiatives are especially successful when they’re founded on personal connections. Whether you’re working with internal teams like sales, IT and Human Resources, or building relationships with partners, customers and […]

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How 36 of the Biggest Names in Business Stay in Shape

https://www.inc.com/christina-desmarais/how-36-of-the-biggest-names-in-business-stay-in-shape-infographic.html While it’s common knowledge that exercise is a daily habit which helps people succeed, many entrepreneurs don’t prioritize their workouts to the degree they should. That’s according to a survey of about 1,400 small business owners conducted by online small business lender Funding Circle, which found: A quarter (26 percent) of small business owners […]

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Yuggler App: Catch a Glimpse of a Whale on a Family Boating Tour

  https://yuggler.com/catch-a-glimpse-of-a-whale-on-a-family-boating-tour/ Stay up to date on fresh, inspiring and trending ideas for kids activities with our digital fun calendar.  Simply download Yuggler from the App Store for free, register, and discover the most trending and relevant kids activities near you in seconds. Do your kids love animals, but you want to do something different than a zoo or aquarium? […]

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SOLUTIONS BY VOLUNTEERMATCH

https://www.volunteermatch.org SOLUTIONS BY VOLUNTEERMATCH At VolunteerMatch, we believe it should be easy to make a difference. As the web’s largest volunteer engagement network best known for our website VolunteerMatch.org, we take that belief seriously. That’s why we offer a range of options for companies, brands, and organizations to take their volunteer and giving programs to new […]

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Future of Payments: Four Trends to Know in Payment Processing

http://www.businessinsider.com/future-of-payments-trends-in-payment-processing-2016-10 The payments industry has been evolving rapidly, especially in the last few years with the growing shift to digital.  The global payments ecosystem is constantly changing as new startups try to change the way we move money around the world. Mobile wallets and the increased importance of card security to reduce fraud are some of the major […]

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The economy grew healthy 3.5% in third quarter

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2016/12/22/economy-grew-healthy-35-third-quarter/95717864/ The economy grew faster than previously thought in the third quarter on stronger consumer spending, commercial construction and state and local outlays. The nation’s gross domestic product – the value of all goods and services produced in the economy –  increased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 3.5%, up from the 3.2% previously […]

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Wall Street holiday parties are back…but don’t tell anyone

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-wall-street-parties-idUSKBN14B0FI?utm_source=applenews Wall Street holiday parties this year took place in luxury venues like the Waldorf Astoria, featured women dressed as glowing angels, and had fine wine, scotch and bourbon on hand. But organizers of the soirées, conscious of tighter budgets and public scrutiny, are not eager to discuss the merriment. Big financial firms started curtailing […]

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Hanukkah And Christmas 2016: How Often Do The Two Holidays Overlap And Why Don’t They Always Coincide?

http://www.ibtimes.com/hanukkah-christmas-2016-how-often-do-two-holidays-overlap-why-dont-they-always-2464249 There will be gift-giving as well as trees and menorahs aplenty this weekend as Christmas and Hanukkah exactly overlap for the first time in almost 30 years. Hanukkah may be seen by many non-Jews as the Jewish equivalent at Christmas, but it is rare that the two holidays coincide and even rarer still that […]

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A procrastinator’s guide to last-minute holiday shopping

http://www.cnbc.com/2016/12/22/a-procrastinators-guide-to-last-minute-holiday-shopping.html Attention, last-minute shoppers: It’s not too late to order those holiday gifts you’ve been putting off — even if you get them online. Thursday is the final day Amazon Prime members will receive free two-day shipping on qualifying items, and get them by Christmas. In the dozens of cities that offer one-day, same-day or […]

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The Science-Backed Reason To See Your Therapist In The Morning – The Huffington Post – US

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/therapy-works-better-in-the-morning_us_58054b6fe4b0dd54ce34b8a4? Not a morning person? There still might be a good reason to get up and at it when it comes to booking time with your therapist. A new study found that patients actually made more progress in overcoming anxiety, fears and phobias when they went to psychotherapy in the morning versus the afternoon. In […]

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