By Jane Howze, page 1
Connect, Assess, Seek Beauty and Feel Gratitude: Business and Non-Business Thoughts and Advice on 2019
It’s a New Year, and nothing is as exciting as a clean start—a chance to set new goals and resolutions for the coming year. Most people’s New Year’s resolutions focus on eating better and exercising more, saving money and—for some—finding a new job. Sadly, statistics show that nearly 80% of people fail or abandon their New Year’s resolutions by February, and 30% don’t even bother to make ...
Over the summer, we moved our Houston offices from the Galleria area (the center of Houston's shopping activity) to new, state-of-the-art offices in the upper Kirby district. And now 'tis the season to appreciate that move even more... no more Galleria traffic! There were days in December when it could take up to an hour to exit the parking garage.
With the coming of holiday traffic is also the start of the gifting season ...
The Alexander Group, the sister firm to Alex & Red, launched its blog on June 4, 2009 with an article that addressed a question I often field from friends and clients with college-age children: "How can I help my son or daughter who is a recent college graduate get a job?"
Back then, the United States was plummeting into a steep recession. Only 22% of college graduates secured jobs. No doubt things have changed. 2018 college ...
August 2018 UPDATE: While many of the organizations listed below are no longer accepting donations earmarked for Hurricane Harvey relief, they are helping the Houston community in general, benefiting many families and individuals (and our four-legged friends) still trying to get back on their feet after flood waters destroyed homes and washed away belongings. Thank you for your compassion and support.
Make no mistake about it. Houston took a beating by Hurricane Harvey. It was ...