Tips & Trends

MoviePass Wants to Save Moviegoing—If Theaters Will Let It

The average movie ticket costs $8.95. In major metropolitan areas, you can easily spend twice that. So the economics behind subscription service MoviePass’s new plan—$10 per month, for as many movie trips as you can stomach—seem at least halfway insane. Dig a little deeper, though, and you’ll find a scheme that doesn’t just potentially save … Continue reading MoviePass Wants to Save Moviegoing—If Theaters Will Let It (more…)

5 Things You Should Never Do on a Conference Call

Proper etiquette is crucial in all walks of life, but there’s no place where good manners are more important than on a conference call.  Conference calls present participants with a field of awkward landmines which can detonate with the slightest misstep and destroy the meeting. (more…)

Will Westchester Ban Uber?

As launch date nears, doubt looms over Uber’s expansion into the county. Mega-ride-hailing service Uber will officially expand operations into New York State on Thursday. The deal, hammered out by Governor Andrew Cuomo and the state legislature over six years, allows individual cities and counties of more than 100,000 people to opt-out. On Wednesday, the … Continue reading Will Westchester Ban Uber? (more…)

Little Ways to Enjoy the Summer When You’re Trapped in the Office

As you’ve probably noticed, summer has arrived! And we’re sure you’ve also noticed that your office is still operating as if it’s not beautiful outside. You’re stuck inside, staring at a stock image of a beach as your desktop background while your social media feeds get filled with photos of tropical getaways, Summer Friday activities, … Continue reading Little Ways to Enjoy the Summer When You’re Trapped in the Office (more…)