Needing an insider's opinion on some of Dayton's best local and unknown spots? Looking to get involved with something, but just don't know how or what? Don't know as much as you thought about the city that you call home? To that I say, "Welcome, my friend, toward your first steps in becoming Socially Savvy in Dayton."

4 hot spots for hot chocolate in Dayton

6:00 am Jan. 3, 2018

It’s freezing outside. Literally freezing. I woke up on Tuesday morning and it was -10 degrees outside. That is the equivalent of me walking outside for a second, having my nose freeze, and then deciding

Socially Savvy: How I re-routined my day

6:00 am Sep. 19, 2017

Let’s face it, we are creatures of habit, some of us stuck in the same cage day in and day out. Let me ask you a question. From the minute your alarm goes off, what

3 easy ways to turn a bad day around in Dayton

6:00 am Aug. 29, 2017

Have you ever read the book Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day? If not, the main premise is about a kid named Alexander who is having a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. Shocking, I know.

So let’s ask the obvious question: have you ever had a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day? A day that from the moment you put your feet on the

Stop sending LinkedIn invitations to people you don’t know

6:00 am Aug. 23, 2017

I am not a master of LinkedIn, nor am I a master of social media. But I have learned a lot through trial and error. Also, I have figured out the hard way what works best and what can anger others. My number one pet peeve is when someone will send me a LinkedIn invitation and I have never met that person.

I can already hear the trolls about to scream

Dayton’s true meaning, revealed

6:00 am Aug. 1, 2017

SUCCESS! It has finally happened. Today is the freaking day! After years and years of research, I have finally identified the true meaning behind the word Dayton, and let me tell you it was not

7 unwritten rules of board meetings

6:00 am Jul. 26, 2017

The Dayton community is rich with numerous organizations, boards, and committees that you can get involved with. I know the idea of joining a board may be a bit intimidating at first, but like any

An open letter to the city of Dayton

6:00 am Jul. 13, 2017

Hey Dayton,

It’s me, Cory. What’s up? It has been a minute since we last talked. I hope everything is going well. It is kind of funny, I keep seeing things pop up about you in