Teach Your Staff to Leave their Attitudes at the Door. In the hospitality business, attitude is everything! All it takes is one negative interaction with a staff member in your bar or restaurant to prevent the guest from ever returning again. Sure, everybody has their good and bad days, especially those who work in the high-paced, stressful environment of a busy bar or restaurant. Read more at restaurantnews.com.

Where Strategy and the Market Really Intersect. The GTM strategy should be the source from which sales, marketing, and every other organizational function draws its understanding about the following: What’s the value proposition, how are the products/services positioned, and most importantly, who are its target customers. Read more at dmnews.com.

5 Ways Biking is Getting Better in the U.S. 1) More people are biking in big cities than ever before. Bike commuting in large cities is increasing – from 4.5% of all commutes in 2005 – 2006 to 5% of commutes by 2012. Read more at treehugger.com.