By B. Kim Barnes, Barnes & Conti CEO This is the continuation of the conversation I had with Sharon Walsh, a jewelry artist from the area around Donegal in Ireland. With the unique challenges we face, artists like Sharon Walsh …

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I traveled to Fiji this past year and was struck by the friendliness of the people. I’d never encountered such upbeat, content and kind folks. For example, I was intrigued by how their simple greeting, “Bula“, meaning “Hello,” to every passing stranger …

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Fast Company listed Nike as the #1 Most Innovative Company in 2013, #FCMOSTINNOVATIVE . Their article takes note of of the wonderful and innovative products that Nike has recently developed and highlights the company’s strong economic growth. But, what was particularly interesting …

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