Bosses everywhere have heard all the excuses in the book. However, today's employees are getting sneakier. One man photoshopped a flat tire on his car and sent it in to his boss as his reason for missing work. It worked! We have all done it at one time. If not, I am surprised. Some days … Continue reading Unreliable Employees And Their Best Excuses To Call In
There is a trend among the bigger companies that is good for employees everywhere: They are assisting with school costs. Walmart has their $1 per day college tuition assistance. McDonald's even offers a large sum for those working enough part time hours to qualify. Their programs are helping people receive quality education. More so, they … Continue reading Why Are Major Employers Paying For Education? Should You?
We all know some famous pairings. Pen and paper. Cake and ice cream. How about pizza and wings? As a matter of fact, most major pizza companies sell wings as a side. They accompany the existing finger food nicely without much added equipment. Easy profit with minimal effort, right? The history behind the pair goes … Continue reading Nothing Goes Together Like… Pizza and Wings?
Entrepreneurs with a creative mind can do anything. One such person has found a way to promote conversation and genuine meals by giving away free pizza to those who surrender their phone during their meal! This is an amazing example of self promotion. The pizzeria is promoting quality time among diners, but they are also … Continue reading Surrender Your Phone, Get Free Pizza: Using a Marketing Hook to Promote Sales
A grocery store in Vancouver, BC recently rolled out a collection of plastic bags meant to shame shoppers into using reusable bags, and failed miserably. Their lineup of 3 bags are now sought after by those who love the humor behind it. While the grocer may be disappointed the shaming did not work, there is … Continue reading Grocer’s Plastic Bag Shaming Backfires
There are a lot of traits that build a good leader. According to Jeff Bezos of Amazon, being right all the time is a good start. It is not actually the act of being right that counts. It is what people do to get their. Evaluating your views, working to see all sides, and not … Continue reading Are You Always Right? You Could Be A Leader?
Frontier communications is issuing a challenge to social media and tech addicts alike. Put down your smartphone and use a flip phone for one week. Could you do it?! People are addicted to smart technology. For most of us, the days of sending texts by double or triple clicking buttons to form words is behind … Continue reading Use Flip Phone, Win $1000. Simple, Right?