The other day, my mother decided it was time to get rid of a lot of the keepsake type stuff she had from my and my sister's childhood. Pictures, school projects, old art, and numerous other things were pulled out and put aside for us to go through in case we wanted to keep any of it. As my wife sifted through it, she came across a report I wrote about myself from the sixth grade. Needless to say, laughter ensued. It got me thinking, though..
It's National Small Business Week and we're celebrating by introducing you to some of the other small businesses that we support. We plan on releasing a few of these this week, and we'll probably keep introducing businesses every now and then throughout the year. Today, I want to introduce the Planes of Fame Air Museum.
Have I got a cool one for you this week. For those of you who know me, I'm a huge advocate of business ownership. As it turns out, the risk-taking spirit of ownership is something that runs in my family. My great grandfather Edward Martin owned a hotel in Ontario, Canada around the turn of the century, and today, I want to share some neat stuff with you from that hotel.
It's that time of year again. The time we look back at the last 12 months and see where we started, where we've gone, and where we have yet to explore. With so many dramatic changes over the past year, it's nice to look back at some of the biggest things to happen to small business in 2014. Here are our top 5 biggest news stories of 2014.
Here's a trip back in the Throwback Thursday machine for you. I wandered over to an old social network page of mine. Yes, I did indeed visit MySpace. A website that, as it seems, just a few short years ago was booming with success. It's changed. Have a look at what I mean.
Construction, warehousing, retail, food handling, automotive, mechanical, repair, shipping, sales, and transport are all industries I have worked in outside of the marketing and technology field I am in now. So, for this Throwback Thursday, I wanted to share a few pictures from some of those jobs.
It's Veterans Day, and we at Visceral Concepts believe that the military is full of amazing lessons of leadership for us to learn from. We felt that it would be most appropriate to share the wisdom of one of the most famous military leaders of the past century with you. Here are 10 quoted leadership lessons from General George S. Patton.
Awkward is always a fun topic, isn't it? Who doesn't like to hear about someone else's uncomfortable situations? Stories about breaking wind at the wrong time or being rejected by someone who caught your eye always seem to be a hit. Today, I want to share another awkward situation. Have a read!