September 21, 2023

Japan reopens for business, reaffirms ‘it place’ status

After nearly three years of pandemic lockdown, the international hotspot for western business in Asia and close U.S. ally – Japan – welcomes new and seasoned travelers with renewed vigor and its refreshingly quirky tech style. The formality still exists for business travelers but the nation’s cultural exports, from iterations of Comic Con anime to […]
September 8, 2023

Time Off: Los Cabos golf anchored by sportfishing lore

World-class Los Cabos golf actually began with equally impressive deep-sea fishing as the self-proclaimed “Marlin Capital of the World.” Apparently more striped and black marlin have been caught within 20 miles of the tip of the Baja Peninsula than anywhere else on Earth. Intrepid adventurers, industrial titans and media elites like John Wayne, Ernest Hemingway, […]
August 31, 2023

Business Tools: Apple leaks detail all-new iPhone 15, Pro

Numerous new iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro details have been revealed by leakers just weeks ahead of Apple’s September 12 launch. Working with multiple Chinese leakers, industry insider Majin Bu has published a post breaking down the range’s new design, display, camera, color, and even packaging decisions. Let’s break them down. Design — Bu […]
August 25, 2023

Explore Oahu, ‘America’s Paradise,’ aid recovery

Our collective hearts ache for those on Maui, the ripple affect swelling over surrounding islands and onto the U.S. mainland. Thousands stood dumbfounded attempting to holiday on Oahu, The Big Island, even on Maui away from the burn zone. Mai tais turned bitter as all many could do was watch, and cry, as Lahaina burned. […]
August 25, 2023

7 mindset shifts for mastering salary negotiations

Salary negotiations can often feel daunting, mainly because we often subconsciously perceive them as conjuring an unequal power struggle between a prospective employee (with little to no power) and an employer (with all of the power). That said, adopting the right mindset for salary negotiations can completely transform this experience into a mutually beneficial business […]
August 18, 2023

Tee Time: Spirit of Monterey, Carmel ages like fine wine

Golf wasn’t even part of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo’s consciousness when the Spanish explorer first laid eyes on the white-sand beach and pine forest of Carmel and the Monterey Peninsula 50 years after Columbus discovered America. But he made note of its beauty and local bounty, which laid the groundwork two centuries later when Father Junipero […]
August 14, 2023

Oregon Pinot Noir extends ‘Sideways’ effect

A recent obsession with Oregon Chardonnay now extends beyond the queen of the whites and into the vineyards and cellars of those working with the area’s other notable red wine grape — Pinot Noir. Central California isn’t the only region to experience a “Sideways” effect, though the producers of the Willamette, Umpqua and Rogue valleys […]
August 9, 2023’ recruiter model supports top companies, talent

The past few years of pandemic-induced Zoom calls, flex and remote work, and now advances in AI have shown us that the future of work continues to be a dynamic and changing landscape. But as the adage goes, with great change typically comes corresponding great opportunity. In that spirit, proudly introduces its select team […]
July 19, 2023

Time to cool off, yet stay active, in San Diego

It may be difficult to escape the heat right now, no matter where you reside or work, not to mention the ability to recreate. You know, have some fun, exercise, play golf or tennis.  Well, heat relief is on the way. There are a few places where you can still comfortably take a hike or […]