Ramble On Ron

Diamonds, Music and other Facets of Life

Scale = Developing The Perfect System

It was an interesting week on the business front. We’re getting ready to launch a new website and make some major changes to some other properties later this summer. I wanted to share some great advice that I got from a friend about scale. In one project, we were working more on expanding, but I’ve [...]

Back to The Cold, Burger King is Doing it Right

Just got back from vacation to Florida.  Great seeing all of my Florida friends, hanging on the beach, even got a little jam session in.  Now I’m back and BAM!  It’s freezing.  When I left this morning for work it was 6 degrees.  Florida for the winter sounds like a plan, but it’ll be a [...]

How was 2008 for the BIG retailers?

Well, the fourth quarter numbers haven’t come out yet, but this Holiday season was a tough one for retail, especially jewelry and luxury.  According to National Jeweler, “online sales of jewelry and watches didn’t fare well this holiday season (Nov. 1-Dec. 24), falling 24 percent compared with the same period last year, according to the [...]