Sometimes You Should Blame The Messenger

This week, our Director of Sales, Joe Ryder, gets real about why you should blame your company’s bearer of bad news. “The great Teddy Roosevelt once said,”Complaining about a problem without posing a solution is called whining.” In both my past and...

The Most Difficult Coworkers To Deal With At Work

It’s 8 a.m. You’ve barely made it to your desk before one of your coworkers starts yapping to you about what happened on the Bachelor last night. Your manager magically appears hovering over your back, asking endless questions. Before you can pull out your...

You’ve Got To Be Kidding Me: Jonas

Your favorite New Yorker and VPM’s Sales Manager, Nicole Prechtl, is back to rant about the second biggest snow storm in New York City’s history, a.k.a Jonas. What could she possible have to complain about? Grab yourself some Advil, and we’ll let her take it...

Take Breaks, Be More Productive

It’s no secret that overworking yourself is counterproductive. Yet, New Yorkers are constantly ignoring this idea, despite dozens of studies proving that brief intervals of breaks from your daily work can dramatically improve your productivity and...

Best Pizza In Manhattan, Or Not.

If you’re a New Yorker, there is at least one thing that you think you are absolutely sure of: where to find the “best” pizza. To put it simply, enjoying the perfect pizza pie is like having a religious experience. Surprising to outsiders, finding the perfect pie in...