A New Niche

Recruiting is hardly considered a calling. Some professions we can accept this – military, police, clergy. People may have calling, a deep innate desire to be that when they grow up. But few, if any, children daydream of growing up to be a recruiter. We…

A Friend in Good Times

Picture yourself a high school student. You and a friend decide to join something together. Football, cheerleading, the school play – it doesn’t matter. You get in, and they don’t. Then they never speak to you again. Were they ever really your friend? I bet…

The Competition

An iPhone looks basically like a Samsung. There, I said it. Flat vertical rectangles with rounded corners. For all the hype, the bluster, they’re similar looking devices built to have nearly identical functions. There have been smartphones which don’t look like this. If you’re bored…

Getting Great Service

Tricia and I were out to dinner recently. At the end of the night, after Tricia had paid the tab, the server (I’ll call her Maggie) was especially attentive. I’m sure you know, that’s not always the case. They have other tables, and those drink…