Smartphones and Holiday Shopping

Why mobile matters and why you should care.

Are you reading this on a smartphone?   If not, I’ll bet one is in reach. Mobile has changed everything! Did you know? 68% of smartphone owners say they check their smartphone within 15 minutes of waking up in the morning.1 30% admit they actually get “anxious” when they don’t have their phone on them.2 […]

Are You Falling Forward or Falling Behind?

the direction you fall - is your choice

Without fail, this time of year highlights the picturesque scenery along the hills and highways of my great home state of North Carolina. It’s the time of year that can’t exactly be put into words – a fall season in the Carolinas has to be experienced. As the leaves begin to change from varying degrees […]

One DAY at a time – One TIE at a time

a look back at National Pink Tie Day 2016

National Pink Tie Day

On Thursday, October 20th A Tie That Binds, the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization I founded to honor my Mom’s battle with breast cancer celebrated our fourth official National Pink Tie Day. #NationalPinkTieDay is one day a year we ask men to make a bold statement of support by wearing a pink necktie or pink bow tie […]