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The Importance of Our Anthem Family

The ongoing COVID-19 situation should give everyone a moment to reflect on what is most important and to evaluate what is needed to move forward. I’m writing this piece late-night on my actual birthday. Despite it being well after midnight my thoughts are as clear as day. This year forces […]

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Sudden Collapse of the Global Event Industry

There is no question that every industry and all individuals across the United States and the globe are feeling the economic impact of the ongoing pandemic. It is likely that government relief efforts will support a wide array of businesses. However, the event industry in particular has been uniquely and […]

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Why You Need to Shop Local

Right now, people from all walks of life are facing adversity due to the recent worldwide Coronavirus pandemic. Many industries are feeling the repercussions too. However, it is important to specifically recognize those smaller and mid-size businesses that are acutely impacted. As strong supporters of the development and success of […]

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Staying Grounded with Success

There is not much that is more satisfying than experiencing success. Turning dreams that you’ve had for years into realities are great accomplishments. You should be proud of your success, own it, and be happy about it. However, you cannot let your success get to your head. Too many people […]

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Balancing Work and Life During the Holidays

Life can get hectic during the holidays between meetings, travel, events and get togethers that come with it. For many people, work doesn’t necessarily slow down during the holiday season as companies prep for the upcoming year. In fact, it can become quite busier. However, difficult does not mean impossible. […]

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No Need for a New Year’s Resolution

An entrepreneur doesn’t need to wait until January 1st to set goals. Resolutions can be powerful motivators for others, but I do not believe in waiting until the changing of the calendar to take action. As someone with many simultaneous goals, I rarely have a New Year’s resolution. It is true that […]

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Thinking On Your Feet

One of the most critical skills that you should acquire, in any field, but in the event industry in particular, is the ability to think on your feet. The ability to analyze and respond quickly following unforeseen circumstances, is not necessarily a natural skill, but one that develops as you […]

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Seeking Feedback – The Importance of Feedback

Feedback is an often overlooked tool that one needs to be truly effective in the workplace. The most successful leaders seek feedback on a consistent basis in order to enhance their performance. Requesting advice or guidance from your peers, whether or not it is offered, is a valuable technique to […]

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A Different Kind of Office Culture

Offices are typically seen as the hub of most businesses. However, more and more often we see that companies are beginning to shift away from the more common office style work environment. I myself, have purposely designed Anthem to operate without the need to rely on the daily office environment. […]

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Making the Cut to Reach the Top

Becoming great means acquiring a great skillset, and improving on any skill takes a consistent and deliberate effort. Improvement is not something that comes easily or without conscious effort. The article, “How Jerry Seinfeld Made His Million” by Daniel DiPiazza perfectly articulates what I have implemented in my own life […]

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