Category Archives: Economy

You Get Out of Life What You Put In – The Gujuratis Of India

Inspired by a conversation with my friends AJ, Chris and Doug while playing golf today. Here are three remarkable facts about motels in the U.S.: At least 1 out of 2 motels are owned by Indian-Americans Out of those Indian-owned

You Get Out of Life What You Put In – The Gujuratis Of India

Inspired by a conversation with my friends AJ, Chris and Doug while playing golf today. Here are three remarkable facts about motels in the U.S.: At least 1 out of 2 motels are owned by Indian-Americans Out of those Indian-owned

Do Small and Medium Sized Businesses Lack Long-Term Vision?

Came across a report today that many business owners in the UK are driven by short-term priorities like selling the company to make money and do not pay enough attention to longer-term strategic goals, according to research by the Economist Intelligence

Do Small and Medium Sized Businesses Lack Long-Term Vision?

Came across a report today that many business owners in the UK are driven by short-term priorities like selling the company to make money and do not pay enough attention to longer-term strategic goals, according to research by the Economist Intelligence

A Look At U.S. Family Owned Businesses – Is Transition An Issue?

The greatest part of America’s wealth lies with family owned businesses (FOB’s). Family firms comprise 80 to 90% of all business enterprises in North America. Family businesses are thriving but succession risks are higher than ever with more FOB’s finding leadership

A Look At U.S. Family Owned Businesses – Is Transition An Issue?

The greatest part of America’s wealth lies with family owned businesses (FOB’s). Family firms comprise 80 to 90% of all business enterprises in North America. Family businesses are thriving but succession risks are higher than ever with more FOB’s finding leadership

From Electrifying To Petrifying! Amazing BBC Infographic On The Next 150 years…

Within 3 years – The first immortal mouse created (odds 6/1) In 5 years time – People touch each other through their phones (odds 100/1) Within 100 years – Tax abolished in the USA (odds 100/1) These are some of

From Electrifying To Petrifying! Amazing BBC Infographic On The Next 150 years…

Within 3 years – The first immortal mouse created (odds 6/1) In 5 years time – People touch each other through their phones (odds 100/1) Within 100 years – Tax abolished in the USA (odds 100/1) These are some of

The Fiscal Cliff Deal – What Does It Do and What Does It Not Do?

Here is what the bill does: Tax rates increase for families with income > $450,000 and individuals > $400,000. Unchanged below those levels. The wealthiest to pay 20% on capital gains and dividends. 15% for everyone else. 40% Estate tax for

The Fiscal Cliff Deal – What Does It Do and What Does It Not Do?

Here is what the bill does: Tax rates increase for families with income > $450,000 and individuals > $400,000. Unchanged below those levels. The wealthiest to pay 20% on capital gains and dividends. 15% for everyone else. 40% Estate tax for

Waning Optimism On Averting “Fiscal Cliff”?

Optimism that a budget agreement before Jan. 1 can be reached has waned over the past week. 50% percent now believe this and 48% are doubtful, a change from the previous three weeks, when a majority of Americans were generally

Waning Optimism On Averting “Fiscal Cliff”?

Optimism that a budget agreement before Jan. 1 can be reached has waned over the past week. 50% percent now believe this and 48% are doubtful, a change from the previous three weeks, when a majority of Americans were generally