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Perspective

Dewitt Jones, Puffball A few years ago, I was working with a major travel industry conference and facilitated the Jones brothers Dewitt Jones​ and Terrell Jones​ as “book ends”, opening and closing the conference. It was a raging success. I had known Terry for decades and knew he was an amazing, engaging speaker, but I […]

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Think like a customer

Most of us are way too young to remember that there was a day when the person who received a letter paid for the postage.  Or that the person receiving a cell phone call paid for the minutes, as well as the person placing the call. Until today, when I saw my daughter’s boarding pass […]

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Cathy Salit

Cathy Salit- Performance Breakthrough Part II

Cathy Salit- Performance Breakthrough: A Radical Approach to Success at Work-Part II In Performance Breakthrough Cathy Salit presents the revolutionary approach to learning and growing that she and her company Performance of a Lifetime have been using for twenty years to help American Express, Nike, Pfizer, the United States Olympic Committee, PwC, 3M, and Chanel, […]

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Thinking about going to the 2016 PGA Championship? Plan your trip here.

For those that love golf, next month there is no more exciting place to be than at the PGA Championship.  It is being held at Baltusrol Golf Club, located at the base of Baltusrol Mountain in northern New Jersey, only a stone’s throw from New York City.  With a rich heritage that dates back to […]

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EVENT PLANNER EXPOSE: The Room Block Fallacy

Are you still spending time pre-arranging rooms so that your attendees will get the best rate at your event?   For decades, a practice known as blocking hotel rooms has been the way that event and meeting planners have arranged rooms for their event.   But guess what? There is a better mousetrap. I have […]

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Going to Sebring? Need a hotel room?

To get a hotel room, click on the image above.

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Path to your promised land – 22 days or 40 years?

Most of us are familiar with the story of Moses and how he led the Israelites out of Egypt to the Promised Land.    We know that as the Old Testament story goes, that it took them 40 years. They didn’t exactly go on the most direct route. What you may not know is that […]

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Is the Travel Industry on your dropdown list of industries??

I have the pleasure of serving in one of the largest industries in the world.  If you don’t know what the travel industry contributes to our country, you may want to watch this video from my friend Roger Dow of the US Travel Association. State of the Travel Industry 2016 from U.S. Travel on Vimeo. […]

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New Year, New BLOG Name – Changing the Game

With the new year, comes not only the expected resolutions to work out more, eat healthier foods and to spend less time doing things that don’t matter and more time on the things that truly will leave a legacy, but also a shift in focus for my blog. I’ve been very busy this past year […]

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Solutionz is celebrating 20 years

I am proud to share with you that today marks the 20th anniversary of Solutionz.   When I launched the company in 1996, I never would have imagined all of the twists and turns that we would see in the business, the economy and in our world. I want to personally thank you for your friendship […]

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