When LinkedIn first surfaced as a professional networking site in May 2003 it was well-regarded and attracted truly professional people. The people one might want to touch base with, but have zero chance in normal day-to-day circumstances.
A global economic report based on a survey of banking experts makes for grim reading, reports Steve Hart Macro economic risks top the list of worries among bankers around the world, according to a survey […]
There is little doubt we as a country, and the global economy, is in a spiral of debt. The New Zealand government’s national debt is just below acceptable levels [the rating agencies are watching], and […]
At the height of the Great Depression a number of leading U.S. economists advanced a proposal for monetary reform that became known as the Chicago Plan. It envisaged the separation of the monetary and credit […]
The golden age of radio is long gone. Today, we have cookie-cutter DJs playing more or less the same music and commercials as the next station on the dial.
Music is often selected by a computer program based on the time of day along with a few other parameters few outside the industry get to hear about. Save to say, someone in marketing probably schedules the music you hear.
VIDEO - When money drives almost all activity on the planet, it's essential that we understand it. Yet simple questions often get overlooked - questions like: where does money come from? Who creates it? Who decides how it gets used? And what does that mean for the millions of ordinary people who suffer when money and finance breaks down?