This is why Multitasking is a Bad Idea

Do you talk, e-mail, instant message, and listen to iPod, all at once? If so, may we have your attention for a few minutes, please? Our brains have an operating system that... Read more »

If you Fail to Plan, You Plan to Fail

If I asked you exactly how much is in your bank account right now, would you know? What about if I asked how much you were spending each month? How is your... Read more »

What Successful Enterpreneurs are Made of?

Being a successful entrepreneur is not everybody’s cup of tea. Entrepreneurs are people who are different from the hoi-polloi in more ways than one. Here are the characteristics that mark the personalities... Read more »

Clean Oil That Only Costs $20

The United States is in the midst of an energy revolution. Oil production has risen by 5 million barrels per day (bpd) since 2010, an increase of nearly 100 percent. New technology, particularly... Read more »
Amazon Downsizes Workforce, Will Focus on Fast Growing Businesses

Amazon Downsizes Workforce, Will Focus on Fast Growing Businesses

Present day dynamic business environment warrants a change in strategy every now and then. Not even the big names are immune to this phenomenon. Amazon, the largest online retailer in the world... Read more »

Fall in U.S. Credit Rating: What It Means for Small Businesses

Standard and Poor’s recent downgrade of U.S. government debt may seem too remote from small businesses to have any impact. But what really are the factors that the downgrade raises, and how... Read more »