A few months ago, my stepdaughters were trying to teach me how to “floss” (if you don’t know what...
Category: Editors Letter
I recently got sucked in to the documentary miniseries “The 2000s” on Netflix. Maybe you’ve seen it or one of its siblings, “The 90s” or “The 80s.” The shows highlight the big talkers of each decade—from politics to pop culture....Read More
A glimpse behind-the-scenes: As we worked to create guidelines for our 2017 Millennials on the Move campaign, I sat in front of my computer one day to determine the appropriate age cutoff for this generation (which became the...Read More
$24 billion in revenue. $5.7 billion in payroll income. 230,000 jobs. A quick snapshot of last year’s numbers in Virginia should make the case clear—it pays to invest in tourism, one of the five largest industries in the state....Read More
You’ve likely heard “The Tale of Three Bricklayers” before, in some variation or another. When asked what they were doing, the first bricklayer said, “I’m laying bricks,” the second one answered, “I’m putting up a wall,” and the...Read More
I love a good underdog story—it’s such an uplifting feeling to root for “the little guy” as he goes up against the odds, wins the big fight or beats the undefeated team. In our economy, small businesses are the underdogs. Their...Read More