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The Ins and Outs of Yelp

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The Ins and Outs of Yelp

There are countless online review sites that can benefit (or break) business owners: Foursquare, Angie’s List, Google Local, and the list goes on…but of all these sites, Yelp stands out as the one go-to for most people.  I find myself utilizing Yelp for almost everything: doctors, restaurants, car dealerships, massage therapists; in fact, I can’t remember the last time I attempted to venture out without consulting Yelp first.  It’s like my magic 8 ball.

For consumers, Yelp doesn’t really have a ...

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Escape

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Escape

This past weekend, I decided to take a trip to the middle of nowhere (said middle of nowhere being Athens, Vermont.)  As I drove up a narrow winding dirt path, I could feel all of the outside world melting away.  All I could see was foliage and rocks, and all I could hear was the sound of my GPS guiding the way.

After an eternity, I managed to find my friends’ cabin, nestled within the trees.  I pulled in, took a ...

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How’s Your Text Life?

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Several months ago, I was out on an unpromising date with a guy who had a career in creating  iPhone apps.   Since the only thing we seemed to have in common was respiration, I tried to kill time by expressing interest in his profession.  At one point I told him about an idea that I’m still obsessed with creating: an iPhone breathalyzer that blocks texting once the user has had too much to drink.  Brilliant, right?  I’m sure the ...

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I’m not quite sure what I expected after my very first acupuncture session.  When I made my appointment, the only thing bothering me was a pair of slightly creaky, achy knees-the result of several minor car accidents and years of waitressing.   I made my appointment out of simple curiosity, and so had no real pressing issues to work on at the time.

I’m not the most patient person, nor am I particularly easy to impress.  Some patients will make note ...

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My First Time

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My First Time

When I was in school, many of my fellow students had great stories about what led them to the field of acupuncture.  I heard tales from a number of previously sick and suffering who were drawn to this craft after their own healing had taken place through the power of this medicine.  It was quite inspiring.

My own story wasn’t nearly as interesting.  I won’t bore you with the details of all my mother’s varied traumas and illnesses; suffice it to ...

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