Holiday Party Etiquette

We are on the cusp of many holiday parties so I thought I would share a few do's and don'ts so you can enjoy a season of spirited soirees... DON'T forget to RSVP. This will

Shopping Report: Taking the Pulse of the Frequent Online Shopper

Despite the perceived ease and convenience of online shopping, site performance is where the rubber meets the road in this highly competitive space, according to new research from digital performance intelligence firm Catchpoint. More than

Shopping Trends: 2016 Holiday Shopping Experience & 2017 Retailers

    Consumers will utilize social media, research and online shopping more than ever this holiday season, and they aren’t afraid to move across channels for a better experience. Forty-three percent of shoppers will buy

The Spotlight: Southend Dentistry

SouthEnd Dentistry, a state of the art facility that offers cosmetic, restorative and comprehensive dental care in their South end office. The location is convenient to Uptown and has free parking. My appointment was for

Experience: Red Pump/Red Tie Affair

Taking place on Saturday, December 3rd; the is an annual event that celebrates the art of fashionable philanthropy. The fundraiser commemorates World AIDS Day 2016 and raises awareness about the impact of HIV/AIDs on women

Experience: Fourth Ward Home Tour

Fourth Ward Home Tour, which takes place the weekend of December 2nd, is a walkable, self-guided tour of private homes in Fourth Ward featuring a charming mix of grand Victorians, luxury condominiums and urban apartments

Shopping Report: Battle for the Holiday Buck: Retailers, Black Friday Shoppers

  Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Deloitte, election year shopping, holiday ads, holiday promotional push, holiday shopping, holiday spending, in-store shopping, Marketing, Online shopping, Pr, Public relations, Rod Sides, Thanksgiving holidayMore than three quarters (76 percent)

2016 Holiday Shopping Report: Gift-Giving Trends, Brands, Shopping

  Hot on the heels of its Holiday Outlook 2016 report, search marketing agency NetElixir is releasing new research examining consumer trends and preferences for this holiday shopping season. The new 2016 Holiday Consumer Insights

Experience: Meet-up dates w/ friends that don’t include coffee or cocktails

Sometimes we fall in a rut with our friends and automatically decide to meet for coffee or cocktails. But what about other options? There are so many ways to catch up with friends! Here’s a

Experience: ‘Love Jones: The Musical’

“Love Jones,” the ’90s cult classic movie set in Chicago, navigates the intricacies of careers, friendship and love against the cultural backdrop of city living and urban perspectives. It features the love story of Darius Lovehall and