Giving Legs to Online Marketing

“The purpose of business is to create and keep a customer.” – Peter F. Drucker Our family now has 1,182 legs. That would mean a lot of shoes … but for the fact that few of those legs belong to people. I married a veterinarian. And I smile when...

The Good and Bad of France

“The French complain of everything, and always.” – Napoleon Bonaparte My first trip to France was a stopover en route to my two-year stint as a Peace Corps volunteer in West Africa. Although that visit lasted less than 24 hours, it made an impression...

Why Buy When You Can Rent?

“The theory that land is property subject to private ownership and control is the foundation of modern society, and is eminently worthy of the superstructure.” – Ambrose Bierce Did you know that you can rent a house, take none of the risks of home...