100 days but really, who’s counting…..?

May 6, 2017

The predilection of what can be accomplished in the first 100 days in office for a new president is quite astounding.  One would think that a position of such magnitude would be judged on more than the first 100 days.   But nevertheless here we find ourselves watching, listening and reading what the popular media has […]

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Battle Retail……

April 25, 2017

Some say the death knell for retail has already begun.  Others say that while many will not survive, retail is here to stay.   The actual facts suggest a far more complex web of marketing intrigue that makes the ebb and flow of the retail establishment something akin to the last stand at the O. K. […]

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Sign of the Times…..

April 9, 2017

Just when you thought we were out of the potential economic slumps, several factors are looming over the overall economy.    From the race to save Greece from itself as their debt expiration looms once again, to over valued US stocks, ever increasing student loan numbers and the real estate implosion set to happen; the planets […]

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Coming to a retail location near you…….

March 26, 2017

For many years Amazon has pressured the retail base of the economy by using its technology and automation to get goods to your doorstep faster and cheaper.  That has been the case with most competitors on the Internet.  Now the unthinkable for many in retail is occurring, Amazon is opening what will be a large […]

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Cannabis 2.0….

March 14, 2017

Who would have thought that the legalization in certain states of Cannabis would create one of the most explosive growth industries in our recent history.  It is the $7 billion industry that kind of grew up almost out of nowhere.  Why is that?  Mostly because it was regulated to individual states to decide their own […]

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It only took ten minutes…..

March 1, 2017

It only took ten minutes, yes that’s right.  Ten minutes.  Ten minutes after President Trump gave his first address to Congress and the American people, the bastion of media was at it again.  Picking apart the speech, fact checking or claiming to fact check, complaining and doing what the bought and paid for media does […]

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It’s Back!……

February 19, 2017

If the rhetoric of political news wasn’t enough to keep you anxious the financial stability of our country has reached an all-familiar threshold once again.  Yes, you guessed it.  Just when you thought it was safe to manage a government, the debt ceiling is back!  Next month the deadline approaches for the debt ceiling to […]

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It’s a Snap

February 5, 2017

Gordon Gekko seems to have been right all along, the illusion has become reality.  For anyone still listening to the political news, you may want to take a look at the world’s most expensive technology IPO ever.   That’s right folks, this past week Snapchat the social media behemoth has filed for an initial public offering […]

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My Fellow Americans

January 31, 2017

Dear America For days now we have been reading, hearing, discussing and arguing about the Executive Order on Immigration.   There have been countless articles as well as multiple newscasts.   The popular media has tarred and feathered President Trump calling him everything they could think of.  They have even trotted out psychologists and psychiatrists […]

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The Melting Pot………Has Boiled over…….

January 29, 2017

When we were young we learned about how the United States of America was built.  Immigrants came from country after country, looking for a better way of life.  Whether it was for freedom from oppression, religious freedom or access to the free market economy of our country, America was the place where anyone could make […]

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