Archive for the Tag 'Business and Economy'


Do you actually keep an unshopping list?

First of all, what is an unshopping list? Well, it can be one of two things, I think.


Mr. Opportunity ~ The Potential Client Who Regrettably Got Away

In 2001, when it was time to break away from hitting the glass ceiling over-and-over again, I decided to become an independent contractor. PR colleague Paige Poulous offered her sage advice, “Always be looking for more clients.” At the time, I had to simply find clients. “Always be looking” didn’t seem to fit my immediate […]


Get your grüv on ~ Austria Uncorked ~ May 3, 2010

[SIDEBAR: Five copies of the book Corked, by Kathryn Borel, will be given away this Saturday. Just leave a comment on today’s blog entry, to be registered to win. Winners will be announced on Saturday.] Because you’re reading this blog, the Austrian Trade Commission has provided a special code, in order to give you a […]


Dark & Delicious 2010, PS I Love You’s Fourth Annual Food & Wine Extravaganza

If you live in the Bay Area, PS I Love You’s Dark & Delicious Event provides an amazing food and wine experience. It’s on Friday, February 19, 2010, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. This year the event is returning to Rock Wall Wine Company in Alameda (Kent Rosenblum’s new winery). With 40 preeminent Petite […]


Images of Portugal That Speak One Thousand Words