Green Monday: The Second Largest Online Sales Day in the US

During the holidays, it seems like the sing-song names for calendar days that boast online shopping deals never stop: Cyber Monday, Free Shipping Friday, Super Saturday, and even Black Friday. All these shopping holidays are great for your wallet, but how do you know what days will offer the best deals? Enter: Green Monday: the shopping holiday named by eBay nearly a decade ago for its high volume of sales and incredible deals. Step aside, Cyber Monday! Green Monday is the best day for deep discounts just in time for holiday gifting. Where did “Green Monday” get its name? Nearly…

A Guide to Central Coast Coffee Shops for Business Travelers

Tucked in the coves and rolling hills of California’s Central Coast is an unexpected coffee shop capital that accommodates locals and business travelers alike. Small, locally owned roasting companies and craft coffee shops sprawl from the county’s seat in San Luis Obispo, adding yet another check box to the lengthy list of must-visits on your next trip to the Central Coast. Seemlessly mesh business with pleasure on your next corporate retreat with a visit to one of many cafes that are as interesting as they are accommodating. As if San Luis Obispo’s surprisingly rich coffee culture could not get any better, every…

10 Ideas for Company 10 Year Anniversary

Did your company make it to ten years? That’s an incredible feat, because according to Bloomberg, 8 out of 10 companies fail within the first 18 months. From beating these odds to making a name for yourself, your company’s ten year anniversary is worth celebrating! Here are some ideas to make the anniversary special for managers, employees, and customers. 1. Photos Create a montage of photos that show how far your company has progressed in the last ten years. Try a photo of the office ten years ago and the office now, or your current product line versus the line when…