All posts for the month March, 2010

A Father’s Lesson

From Barry Gottlieb’s weekly TGIT… This story was shared by one of my readers… Perspective One day, the father of a very wealthy family took his son on a trip to the country with the express purpose of showing him how poor people live.    They spent a couple of days and nights on the […]

An Empty Mayonnaise Jar

From this week’s TGIT newsletter from Barry Gottlieb… I shared this lesson several years ago, and I recently had a request to repeat it. A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him. When the class began, wordlessly he picked up a very large and empty mayonnaise jar and […]

The Price-Shopping Bride

Are you finding that brides are savvier than ever?  With the amount of information available to consumers today, it is no surprise that brides know their options before they speak to florists or wedding planners.  This great article from Special Events online offers good advice for wedding planners who deal with ‘brazen brides.’ Click here […]

I Wish You Enough

From Barry’s weekly TGIT: Every once in a while, I will receive an email that shares a great message. This one really resonated with me, and I would like to share it with you… Recently I overheard a father and daughter in their last moments together at the airport. They had just announced her departure. […]