October 2018 - Gift·ology
Two pathetic stats about gifting (RANT)

Two pathetic stats about gifting (RANT)

000000000 I had two stats come across my screen recently. The statisticians studied these from a personal gifting standpoint. But the takeaways are going to be 100% relevant for us Gift·ologists as well. Warning: rant incoming. Ruhlin’s feeling saucy today. And...
Obsession with cheap (don’t let this be you)

Obsession with cheap (don’t let this be you)

000000000 One of my team members was telling me the other day about his family’s (of four) grocery budget. “About a grand a month.” Whoa. That’s high even for Ruhlin standards. Must be eating organic produce, sprayed with organic pesticides, in...
Tony Soprano. Boss Gift·ologist.

Tony Soprano. Boss Gift·ologist.

000000000 I caught half an episode of THE SOPRANOS the other day… Dang. The late (and great) James Gandolfini simply made that show. Mob boss, sociopath, and iconic robe-wearer in the middle of a midlife crisis. If you’ve never seen it (WUT??), the show...