Jacoby Expo New Office in Downtown Toledo

July 26, 2017

There is an alluring sense of nostalgia associated with the places we were raised in; the reminiscing of a community that helped shape our worldview. Beyond nostalgia, there is a great calling for business owners to be rooted in an active effort to create a vibrant heterogeneous community while breaking off from the imposing sterile …

Creative Floor Plans for Non-Traditional Shows

July 20, 2017

Adaptability is arguably one of the most enviable of character traits. It shows an ability to learn while making allowances for transformation. Pearl Zhu, author and visualist of business innovation, makes the observation that “adaptability enforces creativity, and creativity enforces adaptability.”  

How to Make the Best Out of a Bad Situation

July 11, 2017

It’s often pejoratively said that if someone gives the impression that they regard their career too highly and spend an exorbitant amount of time at work then they must be “married to their job.” While in some instances it might have deeper implications, it’s also an interesting work-life dichotomy. Instead of the usual vows, they …

Project Based Fees or Retainers: Which Is the Right Solution for You?

July 5, 2017

Choices. We are inundated with making thousands of them every day. From small inconsequential ones to life-altering ones, we are locked in a decision-making continuum. And it can cripple us with hesitation. In the business world, sometimes taking more than a brief pause can mean opportunities pass without a second chance. However, common sense tells …