Entries by Jennifer Bonanno

How Technology is Shaping Travel and Tourism

  Technology improves every aspect of travel. 60% of all travel-related searches begin on a mobile device according to MobileMarketing, a specialist in the delivery of mobile marketing.  The ubiquity of smartphones makes travel research and experiences much easier.  With mobile apps and websites, people can quickly shop for the best flights at the lowest […]

Company Growth & The Millennial Generation

In recent years, I increasingly hear from employers in all industries and of all sizes, the challenges associated with retaining and inspiring employees from Generation Y, the Millennials.  (Millennials, aka Gen Next, were born between 1980 and 1994).   Stories relayed to me have been backed by research.  This is the next generation of leadership, but […]

The Impact of Streaming Video in Today’s Society

The media & entertainment industry has been a vital part Americans’ lives for generations.  Thousands of Americans rely on TV and movies to escape from stress-filled lives.  Nielsen reports the average American watches over five hours of TV daily. Technology is the center of the entertainment industry.  With recent technological advancements in the entertainment industry, […]

The Evolution of Air Travel

Since the first US commercial flight in 1914, the air travel industry has drastically changed.  Flying, once considered risky and reserved for the elite, is now available to almost anyone. Some lament the early days of flying, calling it the “golden era of air travel.”  Seats had more leg room, fliers dressed to the nines, […]

Retaining Your Best Employees with Incentives

You’ve identified the key employees you can’t operate your business without, but you’re worried that they might not stick around. We’ve compiled a few ways you can help ensure they do. The following information is a preview of our “Business Transition Planning: Maximizing Your Legacy” booklet. Click here to request your copy. Bonuses Bonuses are flexible. […]

Business Owner Transition Planning

Easier and Less Expensive Than Ever Thanks to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act signed into law on December 22, 2017, there has never been a better time to look at your transition planning. The Act basically doubled the federal estate tax, gift tax and generation-skipping tax exemption to $11.2 million per person or $22.4 million for […]

Celebrities in Business

Fame Leads to More Fortune By Kyle Jennings Often, young celebrities are given a lot of money without knowing how to manage it and are left facing financial hardship.  However, there are several celebrities who significantly increased their wealth.  Some earn more from their business ventures than from their entertainment careers. Ashton Kutcher Kutcher’s career […]

The News Industry & How It Has Changed

News flash: the way people receive the news and the way it is presented has entered a new realm.  Public distrust of the media is at an all-time high.  How did this happen and how can it be rectified? Television news broadcasts began in the late 1940’s but were not considered credible throughout the 1960’s.  […]