Are You Oily?

How do you feel about essentials oils?  Ever given them a try, just to see?  What do you think about Multi-level Marketing businesses?   Young Living and DoTerra, the two leading essential oil companies share a deep and ‘colorful’ past.  Rachel Monroe for the New Yorker offers an in-depth history of the men who started both groups, as well as a personal look into what the people who sell their products actually gain from being part of these marketing schemes.

How Essential Oils Became the Cure for Our Age of Anxiety


What Part Does Social Media Play in Your Life?

Botón_Me_gusta.svgHow often do you check your social media accounts?  Do they play a large part in your social or business life?  You’re not alone.  According to Teddy Wayne for the New York Times, 90% of 18-29 year olds and over 75% of 30-49 year olds use social media on a daily basis.  But times may be changing as a small group of “holdouts” are eschewing social media, even as a marketing platform.  Check out why in, Holdouts of the Social Media Age.