Monthly Archives: August 2011

Where Is the Middle Class Today…

This week I’ve been spending time in London, ya know lucky me as where ever they seems to be some form of civil unrest it seems my boss gets the idea to send me there.  However during the cab ride … Continue reading

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Science is the Engine of Prosperity…

It was a dark day when in 1993, the sitting Congress cancelled the Superconducting Super Collider (SSC), which was set to be built just outside of Dallas, Texas the lone star state. As when it was canceled, the development was … Continue reading

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The Middle Class Isn’t Going To Take Any More!

All we have to do is look toward Israel where a single tent became not only the heart but also the soul of a new class movement whose main gripe is that the middle-class is bearing the brunt of an … Continue reading

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The World Without A Rudder…

Milk poisoning scandals in China, rioting in London, country defaults in Greece and the list just seems to go on and on doesn’t it?  On top of all of this the lead economic player [America] is no longer suffering only … Continue reading

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Micro-Actions Add Up…

Do you remember when you were growing up your grandparents saying to you “every little bit counts“?  As if it was a found penny on the street or some other scrap from around the house, those folks who weathered the … Continue reading

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Tell Me of Your Dreams…

Here I’m not waxing of those slumber-time interludes where the land of reality meets some form of oasis in the sleeping mind.  Instead the quest here is for our waking “dreams” as they form our wishes and aspirations as being … Continue reading

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The Arrow of Time…

Our friends in the financial world have for quite some time used the tools from the world of physics, so why not the realm of management and leadership?  As what has me thinking of this is the concept of the … Continue reading

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So How Is Your Driving Today…

Well that’s what State Farm the giant insurer wants to know about you and is willing to trade you a few pence for letting them spy on your driving habits.  Is it worth it, to let big brother ghost ride … Continue reading

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Rioting and Poverty…

To steal a cliché it’s a match made in heaven or may hell better put for that matter, however what has me waxing on this topic today you ask?  Well in the past week or so the rioting (social unrest … Continue reading

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S&P Puts it to The Man…

Since this has been queued for a few days, unless you live under a rock you will undoubtedly know that the stalwart credit rating agency has put it to “the man” to steal a little street vernacular from my youth.  … Continue reading

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