Last November’s election may not have made huge waves, but it’s clear that in many ways voters are not happy with Congress and their elected leaders for a perceived lack of progress. A large number of bills
WSJ – December 12, 2014 Even the most well-intentioned male managers can be clueless when dealing with women in the workplace.We are flooded with career-advice books for women. There are women’s networking groups and leadership conferences galore.
If your wealth resides mostly in real estate, you probably already know that your hard earned equity can vanish during those times that real estate markets plummet. On a similar note, if you’re still saving part or
When Sara Blakely came up with the idea for Spanx, she had never taken a business course, had failed the LSAT twice and was selling fax machines door-to-door to make a living. She knew nothing about business,
Over these many years as a Coach/Consultant to individuals and companies, there seems to be a trend that surrounds how we make decisions when it comes to finance and future. Living in Regret: When I speak to
When it comes to how you approach your past present or future, we all have choices in how we handle our progress or lack thereof. Most of us would prefer to move ahead in life with consistent
The Three Little Pigs is more than just a story to entertain children. We remember that the fate of the houses built of straw and sticks was pretty awful, right? Only the house built of bricks was
You know credit is tight when the former chair of the Federal Reserve can’t get a mortgage. Ben Bernanke, who isn’t exactly hard up (he reportedly makes at least $200,000 a speech), recently lamented that he wasn’t
Choosing Your Neighborhood We’ve all heard, “monkey see, monkey do”. This saying refers to a facet of human nature known as reflexivity. This simply means that the behaviors, attitudes, and choices of the folks with whom we
The Traditional Route Many investors become landlords on their own. Millions of the single-family homes occupied by renters are owned by investors who have just one such rental property, estimates Jade Rahmani, who tracks the single-family rental
The crosscurrents roiling the bond market intensified Thursday, as the gap between short- and long-term U.S. Treasury yields narrowed in the latest sign of uncertainty over the pace of U.S. growth. Yields on short-term U.S. Treasury debt
All progress begins by telling the truth. And the people we must be perfectly honest with starts with ourselves. That honesty is what enables us to live above the line in the zone of responsibility and accountability.