Month: April 2017

“Love Rocks NYC”

According to noted psychologist, Abraham Maslow’s famous “hierarchy of needs,” hunger and health are the basic needs that must be met before we can satisfy “higher” needs like belonging, love, or self-actualization. To put it simply, if we are starving or ill, we don’t have the bandwidth for anything more than getting food or getting better. Those who have ever battled a serious illness know this struggle …

discovering eleuthera

I might have a New York accent and an Austin zip code, but my heart will always be in the Caribbean. Face in the sun, butt in the sand and an ice-cold Kalik in hand: this is my paradise. In the West Indies, the perfect beach is not hard to find. From Antigua to Saint Maarten to the Exumas, you’ll find water an impossible shade of blue …

creating culture

All businesses have a particular set of core values. These values are not just hopeful ideals or marketing lip service. True core values are the bones of a business — the groundwork that supports its purpose and the map that directs its growth. Just as a person cannot lie about who they really are to people who know them well, a business cannot hide its core values …