Monthly Archives: May 2011

How do you spell Success – Creativity or Innovation?

Sheryl Eldene, MA, MBA It is said that creativity consists of thinking new things, while innovation consists of doing new things. How do you spell success? When we talk about success, it depends on the goal or the end one … Continue reading

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Carousel of Customer Service

By Gail Z. Martin We’re big Disney fans in my household, and usually, Disney is synonymous with exceptional customer service.  That’s one of the expectations with a Disney vacation—all of the usual hang-ups and headaches that come with traveling, hotels, … Continue reading

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Making a Living, or Making a Life?

There’s a bumper sticker that I see around that says “I owe, I owe, so off to work I go”. That’s my definition of just making a living. You can make a life while making a living, and some people make a life out of making a living. What are you up to this year? Continue reading

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Too busy to notice

By Gail Z. Martin I do a lot of signings in bookstores.  My table is always right up at the door, and I try to greet everyone who comes in with a smile, a free bookmark and a 10 second … Continue reading

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Finding your Sasha Fierce

By Gail Z. Martin If you’re a Beyonce fan, then you know  that according to the star, she’s actually not as “out there” as her stage persona.  In fact, Beyonce psyches herself up for performances by mentally playing a role, … Continue reading

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Amnesia, anyone?

By Sheryl Eldene, MA, MBA I’ve been fascinated with movies about people who wake up, usually in the hospital and don’t know their name, and don’t remember their roles (wife, husband, employee) or their habits (happy guy, quiet person, music … Continue reading

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In Murder and Marketing, Intent Counts for Everything

By Gail Z. Martin If you’ve ever watched a detective story on TV, you know that (at least on television), when it comes to murder, it’s not just a matter of figuring out who did the deed, but also determining … Continue reading

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