Opinion: We Need To Talk About Eric Greitens
Claudette Roulo, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons. I've lived in Missouri, off and on, since 2011. As you can imagine if you've read my bio, I am constantly being relocated, but I consider Missouri to be my home of record, and the place where I have established my legal residency.Read full story
COVID Killed The Office-Based Economy. What's Next?
“The best time to plant a tree was twenty years ago. The second best time is now.”— Chinese proverb. A seismic shift has taken place in the world of business and finance.Read full story
Building A Successful Business Takes Empathy
Steve Jobs. Elon Musk. Jeff Bezos. Travis Kalanick; these are just a few of the entrepreneurs I’ve never talked to in my life. But if I were able to talk to them, I would tell each of them one thing: You need to work on your people skills.Read full story
Winter Is Here. Time To Get Your Money Right.
truck driving through snow in Kansas City, MOBaylor98, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons. At this point, there seems to be little doubt that the Omicron variant is going to put a serious damper on this winter, just like Delta did last winter...and summer...and spring... In fact, more and more infectious disease experts are predicting a resurgence of cases that may top last winter's spike.Read full story
How To Get Through December Without Debt
According to the Harvard Business Review, which conducted a survey on the topic last year, nearly 22% of respondents said they went into debt over the holidays, due to overspending and underbudgeting. Given the ongoing COVID-19 travel restrictions and gathering restrictions that have dampened traditional holiday plans for many of us, that number is probably even higher in “normal” years.Read full story