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Drones – embrace them or run away?

28/05/15 12:24 pm | Comments (0) | Posted By:

  Drones have been in the headlines here in Northern Nevada as we compete to be a player in their research and manufacture. Sensational headlines are appearing on how drones will revolutionize the delivery of packages. But for all the excitement, I for one am lamenting the day these become more ubiquitous. The home is supposed to be the on...

The Give Hope Foundation

21/05/15 10:20 am | Comments (0) | Posted By:

  There are so many wonderful non-profit organizations in the Northern Nevada area, one of which is The Give Hope Foundation. I was recently asked to be a board member for this organization, and could not pass up the opportunity to be a part of an organization with such an important cause. Give Hope provides financial assistance to Northern N...

Hey big spender! A Guide to Tips and Tip Income

14/05/15 12:32 pm | Comments (0) | Posted By:

“Hey big spender! Bruce Willis treats waitress to a whopping 800 euro (roughly $900) tip after dining on filet mignon, lobster and gnocchi during Berlin getaway with Emma.” That was the headline published on Mail on Line May 12, 2015. The total bill was not disclosed. Typing “tipping guides” in Google search will result in no less than 35 ...

Recent News in Review

07/05/15 3:35 pm | Comments (0) | Posted By:

As my mind is busy with other things in life, I thought I’d buzz through some of the week’s events I have found interesting. And as much as the royal baby is cute, I won’t spend any more time on that subject. This week saw the American celebration of Cinco de Mayo (and yes, we are primarily the only ones celebrating). I personally didn’t get ...