Category: General

How to Get the ‘Best Buy’ on Your New Car — Without Haggling

After nine years of commuting, carpooling, field-tripping, road-tripping, and day-tripping in my trusty old SUV—not to mention more than a few spilled milkshakes, muddy feet and sandy beach towels—I was ready to get back to that clean “new car” smell. And when the alternator in my SUV went out for the third time in six […]

How to Stop the Dreaded Barrage of Unwanted Sales Calls

We’ve all been there. The whole family is seated at the table, dinner’s hot, and conversation is flowing. And then the phone rings. We ignore it. Voicemail picks up. There’s a brief interlude of quiet, and there it is again. Ringing, ringing, ringing. It seems like once you get on a sales list, the calls […]

A New Trend in the West?

Golda Meir…Margret Thatcher…Angela Merkel… Can you guess where this is going? Gender diversity amongst the top-ranked positions in government may not be common, but it is not a new idea.  To name a few women that have held the top spot: Golda Meir did it in Israel. Margret Thatcher did it in the United Kingdom. […]