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Your Own Personal Retail

Your Own Personal Retail

Like so many people do this time of year, my husband and I decided to make a change and move. Specifically, we chose to uproot from a one-story house in the Dallas ‘burbs to a three-story townhouse downtown so that we could be closer to the things we enjoy doing, reduce our commutes and make…

What Can an Agency Learn from Miles Davis?

I have a new book on my nightstand. “Yes to the Mess – SurprisingLeadership Lessons from Jazz” by Frank J. Barrett. Mr. Barrett is a professor of management and global policy at the Naval Postgraduate School. He’s also the former pianist of the Tommy Dorsey Band. He makes the convincing case that the experimentation, individual…