I just returned from a business trip to Las Vegas. I hadn’t been there in a while and what struck me most was how much technology has changed the “guest experience.”
I was lucky enough to stay at a lovely, five-star resort property.
The plant in the top photo is an oncidium; the bottom is a cymbidium. You could also call them mixed blessings.
Yes, they are beautiful, and the oncidium emits a heavenly scent. But the Treasure Valley Orchid Society Show & Sale isn’t until April 14-15 this year, and by then these blooms will be long gone.
I helped a news organization with its Twitter feed for the State of the Union address this week.
The company had the youthful SoMe expertise, and needed the news savvy to go with it. I rarely participate in social media – but I know a good story or an attention-grabbing quote when I see it.
Together, it was a good pairing – and if you’re a news junkie like me, a fun way to spend an evening.