Moscow

Moscow

Recent developments provided me with the opportunity to fly to Moscow for a quick year-end business trip.  My initial thought was to push it back as the holidays were upon us and I was trying desperately to wrap up a chaotic jury trial. I finally decided to throw...
Time is Money; My Top 5 Watches for under $1,000

Time is Money; My Top 5 Watches for under $1,000

If women dress for other women, then men wear watches for other men. In fact, you can be in shorts and a T-Shirt, and if your watch game is on point then no one is going to bat an eye! I know my top five under $1000.00 is going to draw the ire of multitudes of watch...
From CEO to COO

From CEO to COO

Monday morning started just like every other one for me. I walked into one of my restaurants and greeted my greeter.  She politely said hello and then returned to wiping down the menus, as she prepared for the 11:30am opening. One of our servers pushed past me in a...
Welcome to the Future

Welcome to the Future

I had a vision of the possible future last night as I was perusing the internet and reading the news. Brick and Mortar stores were closing at a record pace. Restaurants were struggling with high food costs and minimum wage increases. Tesla was at an all-time high, and...
Is Traditional Retail on the Verge of Mass Extinction?

Is Traditional Retail on the Verge of Mass Extinction?

I recently read that the earth is on the cusp of its sixth mass extinction. The first five were cataclysmic geological and/or extraterrestrial events that decimated all life on the planet. The sixth, they say, will be different in that it will be brought about by...