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95th Business Anniversary Profile: Jo-Ann White

This year marks the 95th business anniversary of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Blake REALTORS®, (formerly Prudential Manor Homes, REALTORS®), a company led by the Christiana family (www.bhhsblake.com). Every family has a story. Here is one that celebrates that business anniversary milestone. … Continue reading

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95th Business Anniversary Profile: Sandra Nardoci

This year marks the 95th business anniversary of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Blake REALTORS®, (formerly Prudential Manor Homes, REALTORS®), a company led by the Christiana family (www.bhhsblake.com). Every family has a story. Here is one that celebrates that business anniversary milestone. … Continue reading

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Celebrating 7th Anniversary of National Record Store Day

If, like me, you are a vinyl record enthusiast, today is our day to celebrate the 7th anniversary of National Record Store Day (http://www.recordstoreday.com). The official commemoration began in 2007 as a way to acknowledge the unique culture of independently owned record … Continue reading

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100th Business Anniversary for Hellmann’s Real Mayonnaise: Spread the Word!

German immigrant Richard Hellmann opened a deli in New York City in 1905, selling meats, cheeses, salads and two types of his wife’s homemade mayonnaise. To differentiate between the two, Hellmann tied blue ribbons around the small jars that contained … Continue reading

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Business Anniversary Celebration or SELL-abration: Your Choice

Your company’s milestone business anniversary is approaching. That means you have a decision to make: Do you celebrate or do you “sell”-abrate? Your mindset determines which you choose. Companies that choose to celebrate have a “Let’s-Throw-A-Party-Because-It’s-Our-Anniversary” mindset. They arrange catered … Continue reading

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Planning Your Business Anniversary Celebration? Take 3 Lessons From The Rolling Stones

The date: July 12, 1962. The place: London’s Marquee Club. Taking the stage that night was a debut band fronted by a sexy, strutting lead singer. Mick Jagger and the boys rocked the house that night, and The Rolling Stones … Continue reading

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Three Tips for Choosing the Right Consultant for Your Business Anniversary

You want to “sell”-abrate your company’s business anniversary. But you’re overwhelmed at the thought of adding a business anniversary promotional campaign to the current workload. The solution? Smart companies hire a business anniversary consultant. Here are three tips to help … Continue reading

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Look Both Ways for Your Business Anniversary

The ancient Romans worshiped Janus as the god of endings and of beginnings. In religious art and sculpture, Janus was depicted with two faces, one looking to the past and the other looking to the future. Since we’re nearing January … Continue reading

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100th Anniversary of the U.S. Postal Service’s Letters to Santa Program

Some letters to Santa ask for a puppy, a pony or the latest electronic gizmo. Others, with requests for peace on earth or food for the hungry, reflect the letter writers’ altruism. Still others contain heartbreaking appeals for things Santa cannot … Continue reading

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Planning for 150th Business Anniversary: Saratoga Race Course Doesn’t Horse Around

The Saratoga Race Course is already out of the gate with plans to celebrate its 150th business anniversary in 2013. Starting in May 2013 and continuing through September 2013, the Saratoga Race Course business anniversary celebration christened Saratoga150 features: A … Continue reading

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