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Posts Tagged with: hospitality

Table for 783 Billion, Please! (Business of Fun #22)

What’s the significance of 783 billion? That’s the┬átotal sales in the restaurant industry — $783 billion! Yesterday, we whipped up a batch of facts about dining in and home cooking. Today, the focus is dining out. We clearly love to do that. For the first time in history, people in the U.S. are spending more […]


Biz Trippin’: 10 Essential Excursions for Innovators (The Business of Fun #6)

How Can Summer Travel Make You a Better Leader? In 1976, John Reed had a vision for a new kind of bank while vacationing in the Caribbean. His “memo from the beach” gave rise to a new form of consumer banking and the ATM (which is taken for granted these days). Here we are, 40 […]