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I Grew Up in “The Lost Decade”

And it somehow gave me direction Ah, my childhood. According to a Washington Post article entitled, “Aughts were a lost decade for the U.S. economy, workers”: The U.S. economy has expanded at a healthy clip for most of the last 70 years, but by a wide range of measures, it stagnated in the first decade … Continue reading

Overtime Pay For Off-Hours Email Checking?

The workplace of 2009 seems to be one where to workplace goes with you wherever you go. The question is should workers get compensated for it? Maybe the solution isn’t money, maybe it’s mutual flexibility. Continue reading

National Parks

The Obama Administration is pledging $750 million to U.S. National Parks. Good investment? I think so. Continue reading

Goodbye Companies, Hello Government!

I propose that every company that accepts federal bailout money change their corporate websites from a .com domain to a .gov domain. That way we know which companies we, as American taxpayers, have a stake in. Continue reading

Marketing When You’re Broke: Recessionary Tactics

if you haven’t heard, we’re in a recession And that translates to spending freezes, slashed budgets, layoffs, or worst of all, bankruptcy for companies small and large across this country.  The smartest companies would do well to trim the fat other departments before they begin shrinking their marketing staff and budget, and if there is … Continue reading

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