Why A Face-to-Face Approach Works Best in Business

Few people better understand the efficacy of the direct approach than Mina Chang, CEO of Linking the World International, an advocacy group. After assuming her position in 2010, the former recording artist endeavored to visit LTW teams in Haiti, Kenya, Thailand, Nigeria and the Philippines. That enabled her to further her understanding of what was being [...]

By |2020-06-16T14:54:01+00:00August 30th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Why A Face-to-Face Approach Works Best in Business

Should Businesses Implement Blockchain?

Blockchain was invented to serve as a public transaction ledger for the cryptocurrency Bitcoin. Now, blockchain technology is used for so much more. There are, in fact, those who believe blockchain technology could in time be more significant than the Internet, with applications not only in banking but energy, health care, real estate and government services. Such [...]

By |2018-08-01T20:59:46+00:00August 1st, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Should Businesses Implement Blockchain?

The best advice: look where you want to go

Lance Oliver writes, "In all my years of riding, I've learned a lot through experience, often the hard way. I've been lucky to hear the wisdom of teachers ranging from a former world champion, Kevin Schwantz, to the professorial safety columnist, Lawrence Grodsky. If I had to sift through all that good advice and choose [...]

By |2020-10-20T14:08:32+00:00July 5th, 2018|Moto Musing|Comments Off on The best advice: look where you want to go

How earplugs save your hearing and make you safer

Lance Oliver offers his insight on the importance of wearing earplugs when riding your motorcycle. Below is an excerpt of the article: "Riding motorcycles can make you happier ... and hard of hearing The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), recommends that workers should [...]

By |2020-10-20T14:06:58+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Moto Musing|Comments Off on How earplugs save your hearing and make you safer

Investing in Data Analytics to Improve Business Value

The words were uttered, though likely not for the first time, in 1978 by a pathologist named Edwin R. Fisher, and have resonated across the last four decades. “In God we trust,” he told a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee, while discussing the potential dangers of second-hand smoke. “Others must provide data.” Fisher, who died in 2008, [...]

By |2020-10-20T13:48:25+00:00June 29th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Investing in Data Analytics to Improve Business Value

Five tips for better riding from California Superbike School

“The number one thing instructors tell you when it comes to cornering is to look through the corner. So what the hell does that mean?” Don't miss out on these five tips for better riding from the California Superbike School. If you're looking to improve your riding skills, I suggest you take a look at [...]

By |2018-06-12T21:00:29+00:00June 12th, 2018|Moto Musing|Comments Off on Five tips for better riding from California Superbike School

5 Ways Make a Deal During a Negotiation

Negotiation is an essential life skill, one we use to communicate, assess, and manage every day, in business and otherwise. For small-business owners especially, effective negotiating skills are crucial to the stability of their enterprises. Whether it’s negotiating with employees, investors, long-term customers, or suppliers, the best negotiations solidify deals that are beneficial and productive [...]

By |2020-05-20T15:29:54+00:00June 4th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Ways Make a Deal During a Negotiation

Why It’s Important for Financial Services to Invest in Tech

Where the financial services industry is concerned, the barbarians are not only at the gates; they have broken through. Fintechs have reshaped banking, the primary reason the so-called “Old Guard” would do well to continue to invest in tech companies. Traditional financial services have been plagued by scandal in recent years, notably the  Wells Fargo [...]

By |2020-10-20T13:56:18+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Why It’s Important for Financial Services to Invest in Tech

Don’t forget these five things on your next motorcycle trip

Lance Oliver is at it again, this time reminding riders of five important things you might forget on your summer motorcycle trip. Check out the excerpt below, and find the full article on RevZilla! "Your list will vary, so add your tips in the comments below, but here are five things I think are essential [...]

By |2018-05-22T15:32:26+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Moto Musing, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Don’t forget these five things on your next motorcycle trip

Situation Awareness In A High-Threat Environment – RIDE CRAFT

"Years ago I read an inter­view with a veteran Air Force fighter pilot who said that veteran fighter pilots beat rookie pilots in mock air battles because the rookies “look away at the wrong time.” This comment stuck with me as I observed motorcyclists’ eye usage. Recently retired three-star Marine Corps Gen. Robert Schmidle flies [...]

By |2020-10-20T13:57:38+00:00May 9th, 2018|Moto Musing|Comments Off on Situation Awareness In A High-Threat Environment – RIDE CRAFT