I recently had the privilege to be a sponsor at Expedia's annual Market Expo, which was in Austin, TX this year. This was a gathering of representatives from the hotel industry in Austin. After a long road trip back home to the Midwest, I ordered...
Thumbtack.com, a service industry middleman is expanding rapidly. Doing a bit of research and reading articles about the service are all over the place, ranging from outrage (ex: "HUGE SCAM! I spent x dollars and never saw a dime back!") to enthusiastic approval ("Without Thumbtack,...