When smartphones aren’t so smart

Earlier this year, I wrote a post about┬ádigital distractions in social settings. While┬átexting dinner partners is still a common sight, I can’t help but notice the same behaviors taking place in business settings. Enter a clothing store, the sales help are on Facebook. I’m at the gym, and the trainer is perusing Twitter while not … More When smartphones aren’t so smart

It’s beginning to look a lot like…

Christmas. Thanksgivingkah. Yes, the holidays are here. And for freelancers, it’s particularly interesting. What to do when you don’t have an office party to call your own? I like the Freelancers Union’s approach to this – on December 9th, they’re holding an Unoffice Holiday Party in New York, giving freelancers and independent business owners a … More It’s beginning to look a lot like…