Scream–the sky is falling
Investing / Markets / Private Equity / Saving for retirement / World Markets

Scream–the sky is falling

I was reading a friends blog the other day; he was promoting banking facilities for the RMB (Chinese Yuan) and his argument, based on the video piece below, was: “the end is near.” He maintained that finance, as we know it, is at a “multi-cyclical shift” and the time for the U.S. Dollar–as the world’s … Continue reading

Celebrity Power that “Packs a Punch”
Entrepreneurship / Leadership / Positive Mental Attitude

Celebrity Power that “Packs a Punch”

Since the first chariot was endorsed by the first Gladiator, famous figures have been sought out for endorsements. This has not changed. What has changed is the realization by these inspirational figures, of the good they can give back to society by lending their name to causes that inspire them. I’m not talking about save … Continue reading

It’s the “Golden Arches” not the “Golden Bassinet”
Investing / Leadership / Positive Mental Attitude / Private Equity

It’s the “Golden Arches” not the “Golden Bassinet”

When I was going to college and came home for the first summer, I worked at my father’s wholesale jewelry warehouse. There were a lot of heavy boxes to move around of costume jewelry and orders to fill from 100’s of rows. It was really simple stuff and also. . . being the boss’s son and … Continue reading