Monthly Archive: November 2013

There’s Always Something To Be Thankful For


I was recently asked by UT San Diego, “Do we have something to be thankful for, economically speaking in San Diego County, this Thanksgiving 2013? (Or are the turkey trimmings pretty skimpy in this lackluster recovery?)”   I say yes, things are looking up.

The Animals Within Us


I love this article by IDEO CEO Tim Brown  about team work inspired by nature.  What inspires you in your work? Feel free to share in the comment field below!

Five Tips to Help You Get to the Top


These tips from Men’s Health aren’t just for the boys, everyone can learn from these tips on how to stand out among coworkers.  I want to hear from you!  Do you have any tips of your own, or experiences you can share about how you moved up in a company?

Top 25 Jobs of 2013


Check out this list of the top 25 jobs in 201 by U.S. News:  What other jobs do you think could or should make the list?  Share your thoughts in the comments below!

Has NAFTA helped or hurt San Diego?


UT San Diego recently asked me the question “Has NAFTA, on balance, delivered more positives than negatives economically to San Diego and Tijuana?” I say yes. It has been a model for the US, Canada, our second largest trading partner and Mexico, our third, to work together cooperatively using each country’s strengths.  In this very […]