Supply chains create leadership challenges A supply chain crunch that many thought was temporary will last into 2022 and 2023. The Delta variant is impacting both production and distribution, posing more shocks to the world economy. Eighteen months into this global...
The Rise Of Gig Workers And How To Effectively Lead Them
The Rise Of Gig Workers And How To Effectively Lead Them The world dynamics have been changing since the start of time. This also includes massive changes in the structure and working patterns of the corporate world. You may have seen the various changes as of recent...
The McMansion is Dead
The McMansion is Dead Once upon a time, the McMansion was a symbol of prosperity for the American middle class. After the 2008 recession, trends shifted. Today’s home buyers are more concerned with quality and the environment, rather than keeping up with the Joneses....
Why We’ll See Even More Cryptocurrencies (Like Bitcoin) in 2018
Why We'll See Even More Cryptocurrencies (Like Bitcoin) in 2018 While many people have dismissed Bitcoin and other cybercurrencies as "not real money" Goldman Sachs started a trading desk for cryptocurrencies. As blockchains are proving to be a way to secure online...
Where Does U.S. Manufacturing Really Stand?
Where Does U.S. Manufacturing Really Stand? The past year has produced some seemingly very positive data for the American manufacturing sector. Most notable has been the dramatic rise of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, a stock market index that tracks 30 major U.S....
Fun Housing Facts
While doing research for presenting 15 Ways to Grow Your Business at the amazing assembly of real estate agents at the Century 21 Global Conference held in Las Vegas this month, I wanted a snapshot of what was going on in the housing market.
Suddenly Unemployed or Furloughed? How to prepare for a sudden loss of income
Almost 1,000,000 US federal workers suddenly found themselves temporarily jobless this week, and hundreds of thousands more are affected with lost income due to the government shutdown. Restaurants, dry cleaners, retail stores, gas stations, other DoD contractors…
What are you going to plan to do while you are furloughed?
A list of non-business suggestions. Please feel free to add in yours.
Make a doctors appointment
Use those Groupon and Living Social vouchers
Do 2012 taxes
Do You Need to Fix Your Credit Score?
Is your credit score lower than what it should be? Maybe it isn’t your fault. According to the Federal Trade Commission, one in 20 Americans could have a significant error on their credit report, affecting mortgage rates, car loans, personal lines of credit, and security clearances.