#TrendingThursday 2.0 – Num. 12

Some great articles about benchmark ages in life, good bar manners, properly wearing suits, and leadership.


Corporate Drinking 101

Last night we had a work event and guess what? The bar was open. I believe in drinking at work events where I'm developing relationships but I only do so socially. And I don't mean socially in the social fraternity way. I mean I will have 1-2 drinks and those will be babysat. If I'm … Continue reading Corporate Drinking 101

There Are Rules

Folks, there are rules to everything.  EVERYTHING.  And I'm not saying you have to follow them.  Shoot, I don't follow all rules.  But I try to learn all rules that apply to my life.  See, there are some rules that are archaic and make no sense.  Example: In some counties of North Carolina (my state … Continue reading There Are Rules

Bachelor Party Tips

I'm back!  Well, I will be soon.  I'm actually starting this while sitting in LAX atop my luggage but, because I prefer not to pay for wifi during flights, I'm going to try to finish this now. As most of you who have been reading for a while or who have recently read my older posts know, … Continue reading Bachelor Party Tips

Holiday Party Time!!!

So, whether you're celebrating Christmas, Hanukah, or New Year's Day (everyone recognizes the new year, right?), many companies and organizations host their holiday parties and they involve games we may not be too enthusiastic about or, God forbid, karaoke.  Then you have those parties that can be so fun you just might lose your job. … Continue reading Holiday Party Time!!!

“On the Rocks.”

On the 3rd, I turned 28.  On the 4th, I celebrated with a few friends.  We went to a local brewery and had a few drinks.  One of my fraternity brothers bought me a bottle of Kentucky bourbon that had been aged for 10 years.  And, last night, as I opened it for the first time, … Continue reading “On the Rocks.”