Given the reality of diminished fossil fuel use in the future — and the gradual acceptance of that reality in the energy industry — a slew of questions immediately arise. Will upstream oil companies end up with stockpiles of “unburnable” petroleum reserves? If so, should they abandon all exploration activity? Will … More TOP 5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE OIL MARKET
…Many speculate that economics is even a real science because of its failure to accurately and consistently predict shortcomings in the economy. In fact, one of the biggest things that economists get grief about is their failure to predict big events like recessions. Even the Queen of England, that most reserved of personages, got in on the game, back in … … More Dear Economists: Why Can’t You Predict a Recession?
As millennials, our perspective on debt has been greatly affected by the recent changes of society economically, politically and socially. We were young when the Great Recession of 2008 unfolded, an event characterized by poor financial decisions and irresponsibility in the banking system. We live in a time now where majority of people are carrying some sort of debt. This is largely due to the fact that you can finance just about anything. Society has been tricked into … More A Millennial’s Perspective on Debt
If you have ever applied for a job or to receive scholarship and/or grant money for school, have you ever noticed the criteria listed? Sure, they might ask for previous experiences, your grade point average, or your strengths, but have you ever paid attention to how often they ask for how well you can … More Do You Have the Skills to Fit the Bill?
Many high school and college students can identify with the feeling of “not knowing what to do with life.” Nothing seems more unsettling when you’re getting questioned about how you plan on making a living or what you want your career to be. … More Discover Your Value-Proposition
A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to converse with a man who started and raised his own small business to a multi-million dollar corporation. In our conversation, I raised this question to him: “What are the top three principles or attributes that have helped you become successful?” … More Entrepreneurial Small Business Owner Shares His 5 Principles to Obtaining Success
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Source: Ten Years after the Crisis
Writing for the business discipline is not something people often associate with creativity or interest. It is not seen as a pleasurable experience, or an experience that elicits insight, happiness, and an imagination. Business writing is strictly formal, but it is not completely disconnected from the plethora of thought-provoking genres of writing… … More Business or Pleasure?
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