From the Latin, “hospitalis,” the practice of hospitality was considered a virtue for early Christians. A “hospitalia” was, historically, a place where people were warmly received and cared for. The word has since branched off. We now think of “hospital” as a place where the sick are treated and “hospitality” as kindness, warmth, and congeniality,Continue reading “Hospitality”

Saving Small Business $$$

The Backbone is Breaking So often we hear that small business is the “backbone” of the nation. It’s a politician’s favorite catch-cry. The backbone, however, is breaking under the stress of escalating expenses and crippling costs, despite the glib promises of tax relief. And, one of the most pressing issues for small business owners andContinue reading “Saving Small Business $$$”