I am bewildered by the multi-tasking capabilities of my two teenage sons. It is not uncommon for them to be watching television while simultaneously playing a video game on a laptop computer and streaming a YouTube video on their smartphone – all while their Spotify playlist emanates from the Sonos
Networking and, more specifically, the in-person exposure to current and prospective business partners those networking opportunities provide, are consistently cited as the most important factors in the decision to attend the North American Wholesale Lumber Association’s (NAWLA’s) Traders Market.
I really do hate to be the bearer of bad news.
There is no “but…” to follow that. It is simply a statement of fact. In recent weeks, at conference presentations and in conversations with clients, I have found myself in the role of dampening the enthusiasm of business owners and executives
With apologies to Jules Verne, I haven't actually been "around the world," but it has indeed been 90 days since my last Against the Grain. It sure feels like I've seen a whole lot of this big, blue ball since then. It doesn't matter if I'm going somewhere for the first time or...
Chicago, IL (December 15, 2016) – The North American Wholesale Lumber Association (NAWLA) has confirmed the following executives to lead sessions at its 2017 Leadership Summit, March 12-14, 2017, at the Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa in Tucson, Ariz.: