DelectablyChic! Set to Launch in September

Above is the DelectablyChic! logo!  We are expected to start posting on the other site September (September 1, to be exact).   You can take a sneak peak at the site by clicking the URL above.  On the site, you’d also find a link to our new Facebook page.  As for Twitter, we plan on converting our current @prosperemag ID to one for […]

Companies Should Use Models of Varying Sizes Rather Than Employees

It seems that nearly half (at 40%)of you thought that companies like LOFT should have used professional models of varying sizes, rather than their employees.  At the same time, 20% thought that they should have taken professional pictures, rather than snapshots that looked like they came from a cell phone.  Also, 10% thought it was […]

The Use of Non-Models as Models: Good Idea?

Answering to a Facebook poster’s request to see an item on different body types, LOFT recently posted pictures of its employees wearing the same style of cargo pants.  The employees, which varied on body type and height led to a burst of posts online.  Therefore, this week, we are asking you: [poll id=”131″]

Betty White's SNL Somewhat Disappointing

It looks like many of you didn’t fully enjoy Betty White’s performance on Saturday Night Live.  About 43% (42.9%) said that you liked the show, but it wasn’t as good as it you thought.  No one thought it was the best show they’ve seen in a while nor did anyone say that they’ve never heard […]

Did You Watch Betty White on SNL?

Earlier this year, some people started a Facebook group trying to get Saturday Night Live to have Betty White host the show. Though they were reluctant at first, they eventually gave in and Ms. White hosted this past Saturday. So, our Prospere Magazine question this week is: [poll id=”125″]

Exodus and Social Media

Cynthia Cheng To many people, religious services are hideously boring, so Rabbi Oren Hayon decided to start Tweet the Exodus.  Yes, that’s right.  The adventure started on Tuesday, March 16, and will continue until Passover.  Several “characters” are involved, including the evil Egyptians (tweeting under handles like @PharaohofEgypt (not very creative, huh?) and @Slavedrivers).  Moses is @Moshe_ben_Amram.  even @The10Plagues has […]

Prospere Magazine's Five Best of the Decade List

What are the five best things this decade?  Considering that much of this decade has been a bit on the tacky side to Prospere Magazine, it was actually easier to come up with five worst things than five BEST things!  However, we were able to come up with the following: USB Drive: One of the […]

Susan Newman and Mary Jo Rhodes: Creators and Environmental Activists

Susan Newman is both a graphic designer and environmental activist.  A graduate of the School of Visual Arts, she worked for many New York based publishers, including Macmillan and Penguin.  In the mid-1990s, Susan launched her own design firm, Susan Newman Design, Inc.  Her clients ranged from individuals to small businesses and even multinational firms.  […]

Poll Results: Sites and Blogs Important!

Last week, Prospere Magazine asked readers what type of online presence was most important for a new business.  Though few people took part last week, it seems that most of you agree that either a blog or full-out website, complete with social media and advertising are important (both at 42.9%). No one felt that word-of-mouth first, traditional sites […]

Online Presence: What's Most Important for Small Businesses?

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