San Francisco — Presidio

A fun place to hold a team building exercise in San Francisco Event Description: Formerly a military base (with the best view in the world), the Presidio is a fantastic, safe place in the City to do a corporate team-building event. Location History: The Presidio has a rich history spanning…

Washington DC–National Mall

A historic site to hold a team building exercise in Downtown Washington, DC Event Description: A majestic site for a corporate team building event in the center of America’s capital, the National Mall is THE place to go for commemorating presidential legacies, for honoring our nation’s veterans, and for celebrating…

Durham, NC–American Tobacco Campus

A fun, place to hold a team building exercise in Durham, NC   Event Description: A fun, historic place to participate in a corporate teambuilding event, the American Tobacco campus in Durham is a hopping, mixed-use (entertainment/residential/ business district) facility in the heart of the city. History:   Feel how you…

Chapel Hill, NC — UNC campus

A fun, place to hold a team building exercise in Chapel Hill   Event Description: A fun, historic place to participate in a corporate teambuilding event, the campus of the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill is all you could want in a Southern college:   broad trees, stately,…

Stop Look Go

If you travel as much as I do, you know that airports can be pretty boring places—especially when you have a long lay-over. After all, how many frozen yogurts can you consume? (Okay, in my case, quite a few!) So there I was in Orlando International airport last week, killing time between flights, and my path led me into a book store.

The Truth About Inconvenience

Some years back while teaching English in Japan, I found myself speeding along on a bullet train down to Nagasaki to visit a friend whom, I’ll admit, I had a bit of a crush on. While there, my friend introduced me to one of her buddies: a successful, local architect who shared with me an intriguing tenet of his design philosophy: “Always include something inconvenient.” It didn’t take long for me to understand what he was talking about.