A special day for anyone in business

It’s National “Get to Know Your Customers” Day! A special day to keep in your calendar. It’s every 3rd Thursday of each quarter.A great idea started by the small busines community; and we should probably do this more than only once a quarter. So, open that customer list in Salesforce, LinkedIn, Excel sheet or your …

You better not miss today’s holiday

Today is a special day for some of our best friends. National Pet Day. (4/11 in the US)Keeping a pet may have started over 40,000 years ago. Canines are the Top Dog for a pet (sorry had to), 33% of pet owners have a pup in the family. Cats come in second at 23%…and anyone …

How many miles will you go?

You gonna pound out about 65,000 miles in your lifetime.Today is the day to add a few…miles.  It’s National Walking day. It’s free AND good for you…you’ll burn fat (ie: lose weight) with just 20 minutes a day. And virtually everyone of us can go for a walk right after you read this.  So go do it. …

A day to prepare to be VERY happy

Today is a special day before a very special day. It’s “New Beer Eve”… the official warm up for National Beer Day on Wednesday. When you’re the 3rd most globally consumed liquid (after water and tea), you should have a day to get ready.  So…lift a pint to prep for another one (or two) tomorrow. cheers! …

Pepperoni over Peeps?

If you’ve had enough Chocolate eggs and Peeps… It’s National Deep Dish Pizza Day. (4/5 USA) It’s said in business, it’s always good to be hungry on a Monday.Hungry now? PS: This is actually a Detroit Style Pizza…but close enough. What’s a pile of pepperoni between friends?This is some of the best pizza Philadelphia has …

Do you remember ROYGBIV?

It’s National Rainbow Day (4/3 – USA) ROYGBIV:  remember that from science in school?red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet A rainbow is created by rain, mist or some water droplets between you and sunshine. So my idea? A great day isn’t all sunshine…you need a little rain to make it truly a beautiful day

Yeah, it was a few days ago

It WAS National Doctor’s Day…back on Tuesday. (3/30) Started back in 1933, but President George HW Bush made it official in 1991.  Doc, Healer, Physician, Doctor…what ever you call them…at least two of these rascals saved my life over the years.  Thank you We should say thanks to doctors for all they do.  Why the late post?  I …

The day to think of the people who save lives

The first ambulance put in hospital service started today in 1865, both in NYC and Cincinnati. An “air ambulance” was used for the first time in Paris in 1870.   The career path of all our EMS friends basically started today.  Be sure to thank them.  They don’t do it for the money or glory.  They do it for the …

Proper Punctuation needed TODAY

It’s International Whiskey day! (3/27) On a day such as today you may be posting about it; if so remember…punctuation is important.  An example? “After today I’m giving up drinking for a month.” Whoops, sorry for missing that period. “After today I’m giving up.  Drinking for a month.” Cheers my friend. And for my Jewish friends: Happy Passover, Chag Pesach …