How to Maintain Strong Relationships: Not Bubble Baths, But Balance

July 7, 2015

Keeping your relationship strong is about more than just running the suds, essential oils and sensual music. Forming a positive partnership takes time and effort, and unfortunately it does not happen overnight. In order for a relationship to grow stronger, you need to put in some work. If you are looking for ways to make […]

Truly Customizable Housing in the Forefront and “Off the Shelf”

March 5, 2015

This is about as close as we can get to having “Legos,” man! For the first time, it seems that the real estate market actually got a lot more fun than it already is. How so? Customizable housing. That’s how. But I Thought We Already Have Customizable Housing, so to Speak…. Not like this. Not […]

Knowing How to Advance Your Corporate Culture With Class

March 3, 2015

It’s both an art and a science, mind you: take note of that and take it with you to the bank. Corporate culture isn’t something that just grows by osmosis, nor does it develop through sales and profit. Corporate culture has to be planned specifically, with decisions made by the higher-ups determining just what the company should […]

Delfgauw’s Superhero Teamwork Workshop: the Fantastic Four

February 26, 2015

Welcome back to the workshop, and suit up, polish your laser beams, and make sure you’ve got your spidey senses tingling, because this will ensure you’re not beating yourself up when it comes to teamwork — either personally or professionally. We’re going to now look at one remarkable team — a unique team — from […]

Why Rapunzel May Be the Best CEO for Your Company

February 23, 2015

When it comes to being a CEO, the preconceived notions of a person who can direct others, or have a grand corporate scheme of things, or even a knack for generating revenue and profit, are far beyond that of the norm and reality, as much of a surprise as that may be to the typical […]

Why the ELNC of Grand Rapids, MI, Will Marry Culture and Community Together

February 19, 2015

Is it any wonder that learning is the forefront of our city of Grand Rapids, Michigan? Ask any parent, family or community out there; they’ll tell you. Moreover, if you want to learn more about what the ELNC is, you could easily just visit their website; but just in case you want a little insider […]

Why Your Career Should Be Like a Trip to the Treadmill

February 13, 2015

Having a career is very much like an exercise regimen. You’re training your body (your company) to build better muscles, increase circulation, improve endurance, and generally enhance your productivity. The more you work out, the better your results, revenue and profit are. Interesting metaphor, don’t you think? Stay with me, people. I know it’s a […]

The Slow Burn: Why Girls Need to Take Their Time With Relationships

February 11, 2015

I’m willing to bet none of you can guess what’s more difficult for teen girls than dating and relationships… Think about it. No takers? No hands? Fair enough. Some might guess that it’s self-confidence, or perhaps you’re an adult female CEO surrounded by male subordinates, trying to focus on productivity. Those are all challenges, yes. […]

Body Cameras For the GRPD: Grand Rapids, MI, Rejoices

February 6, 2015

To some degree, anyway. I’d say the majority are jumping for joy at the idea that our GRPD officers will be equipped with something very cool — body cameras. That’s Right: GRPD Officers Will Now Have Cameras Installed on Their Uniforms As it stands, Grand Rapids, Michigan, is poised and ready to potentially test around […]

Our 10-Second New Year’s Countdown to Effective Time Management

December 30, 2014

Time’s running out on 2014, people. We better get our “shtuff” together for the new year, but in order to get that done in the right way, we have to be able to manage our time like noise-making champions wearing the 2015 hats with pride. Yes, time management is key in our daily lives, but […]