To Make Space for Creativity, Stop Looking for Great Ideas

You’ve probably used a handy invention called “coffee sleeves” if you’ve ever visited a coffee shop.  These insulators make it bearable to hold that super-hot cup of coffee.  Jay Sorensen is the inventor of the coffee sleeve.  He came up with this idea when he was driving his daughter to school when he spilled a cup of coffee in his lap, because the coffee was too hot to hold. It’s common wisdom that innovative ideas must be original, new, and a flash of creativity out of the blue. But this belief…

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When You Stop Looking At Your Phone, Amazing Things Would Happen

The techno gadget world has virtually shackled us in life chains, locking out human interaction. We are all guilty of being glued to social media. Gary Turk, writer, filmmaker and spoken word artist, reflects on the social media weapon of human disintegration in his  Youtube video, ‘Look up,’ which has taken the foreground  in urging audiences to LOOK UP. “I have 422 friends, yet I’m lonely.”  In his video, a man decides to ask for directions instead of scrolling Google maps. The video skips ahead to the future showing a true love…

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Looking Down On His Unsuccessful Father, The Son Never Knew The Unexpected Truth About Him

Have you ever been annoyed by your parents or felt like embarrassed by them? Thinking your parents aren’t successful enough or that they don’t love you enough – these are normal feelings that most of us have experienced at one time or another. Gift, a video published on Viddsee.com, takes a look at one son’s relationship with his father. After believing his father to be poor and unsuccessful, the son decides that he doesn’t want to be anything like his father when he grows up. So, he leaves home and…

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9 Unusual Car Cleaning Tips to Have Your Car Looking (and Smelling) Brand New

Sometimes a trip to the car wash just won’t fit into a busy schedule, or it may just be too costly. Here you will find some of the most unexpected tips to have your vehicle looking and smelling brand new. Chances are, that you will also have these cleaning items at your home already, so a trip to the store won’t be necessary. These obscure tips aren’t just for small cleaning jobs either—combine them and your car will look like a professional took care of it. 1. Toothpaste to the…

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4 Hacks to Create a Professional Looking Website in One Day

Surviving in business for yourself means that you don’t necessarily have a lot of time to waste in creating plans or developing your website. But the good news is that you don’t have to spend long hours creating a professional free website. All you need is one day, one web page building program, some background in web page building, and a clear vision for your company. After that, you can sit back and watch your visitor totals climb. 1. Clean and Simple Does the Trick The fundamental thing to keep…

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You Guys, “Hamilton” Is Looking For Women To Play Washington And Burr

IT MIGHT BE NICE. IT MIGHT BE NICE. Back in November, Hamilton writer and star Lin-Manuel Miranda made all of us so very excited when he said that he’d be “totally open” to women playing some of the roles originated by men in the hit show. Part of the trouble with casting women in those parts comes from transposing the men's parts to female voices, Miranda said at the time. “That being said, no one's voice is set in high school. So I'm totally open to women playing founding fathers…

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After 20 Years I am Still Looking for Innovation in the Travel Industry

2015 marked the 20th anniversary of Travel Tech Consulting, Inc. I founded the company with the tag line “Demystifying Emerging Technologies for the Global Travel Industry“, committed to understanding emerging technology and how it impacts global travel practices. I and my associates have worked on projects in all sectors of the industry. This includes airlines, hoteliers, online travel companies, traditional and emerging distribution platforms, TMCs, theme parks, tour operators, technology firms of all types as well as supporting the General Services Administration as a direct government contractor. We have worked on projects across the…

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