Dear Economists: Why Can’t You Predict a Recession?

…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?

A Millennial’s Perspective on Debt

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

Entrepreneurial Small Business Owner Shares His 5 Principles to Obtaining Success

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

Business or Pleasure?

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?