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Signs of the times

     Recently, we saw for the first time since 2008 an inversion of the yield cure for long term bonds. A yield curve inversion is when the returns for a long-term bond like the 10 year treasury bond see lower rates than another shorter bond like the 3 month bond or the 1 year bonds. […]

Lessons in leadership

Today I write from my leadership standpoint. I run two organizations that are at times overwhelming. As such, I’ve made a deliberate decision to swim through the murky waters until I reach the shore- then take a well deserved bath. Today, I will not be defeated! “You may encounter many defeats but you must not be […]

Health is vital to success.

Recently, it was reported that three things are vitally important to our health and I believe can attribute to great success in some challenging endeavors. They are: Laugh often- Listen, I get really silly sometimes (heck-I crack myself up sometimes, which may not be good). It (laughter) just makes life easier for me. I don’t […]

Our Global Youth…

Let’s define Youth: youth- dictionary.com   1. the condition of being young. 2. the appearance, freshness, vigor, spirit, etc., characteristic of one who is young. 3. the time of being young; early life: His youth was spent on the farm. 4. the period of life from puberty to the attainment of full growth; adolescence. I work […]

Youth Ambassadors and Global Youth Forums

  Our firm regularly hosts Global Youth Forums. Some forums we have represented in the past included: A Big Ten University A Historical Black University (HBCU) Corporate Global Business Forum- Youth Think Tank Community Youth Business Forum- Entrepreneurship and Innovation Summit This year we will truly go GLOBAL. We will host a Forum in Switzerland […]

Why MANUFACTURING in the States is imperative

While I’d like to think manufacturing is a fiduciary (held in trust) duty of The United States relative to its people and growing our economy’s GDP- it seems as though profit has become associated with greed and all it’s moral implications. None the less the American Worker has been left holding the bag of poverty, […]

Manufacturing product in the States

  When one considers the cost of operations outside of manufacturing- one can clearly see what is left for actually making said product. This chart is very telling. I am almost certain, Apple will not shift manufacturing to the States unless they layoff many people throughout the corporation and realign strategic intent. That is simply […]