Archive for the ‘United States Economic News’ Category

Lack of economic opportunity dooming more Americans

The loss of the middle culture is serious. A recent Citylab article discussed the connection of economic and health inequality in the US. Most of us bounce around the middle for good reasons. Generations before us have seen how quickly reckless or silly-thinking behaviour can lead to disaster. How many in-laws are concerned at weddings? […]

Data engineer will soon be at the top emerging jobs lists

LinkedIn recently released their 2017 U.S. Emerging Jobs Report. Data Engineer (DE) should be near the top of the list but the industry hasn’t standardized on this term. Right now, the people with the skills to do data engineering are spread across 20+ LEGACY job titles. If these 20+ job LEGACY titles were mapped to […]

Private label is starting to defeat bigger brands

2018 is going to see a massive upswing in factory direct eCommerce brands from Asia into the US. Factories are hiring and investing top tier US-based eCommerce talent and agencies and building their own direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands, armed with the knowledge of what is hot and what is selling – essentially the Amazon Private Label […]

Who is the Goat Man

who is the goat man

Every once in a while a surprising or fun story is needed to give readers a break from the normal stories of life that involves financial transactions, savings, trying to hold onto a job or other typical economic interactions. With that in mind, this story is about the Goat Man.   On July 15th, a […]

Pete Rose Reality TV Show

Pete Rose Reality TV Show

Pete Rose may be the all-time hit leader for Major League Baseball, but he is also about to be a reality television  show star.  The 17 time All-Star will have his own show on TLC, as the production of the show has already begun. Titled: Pete Rose and Kiana Kim Family Project, the show will […]

Andy Griffith is Dead Wiki

Andy Griffith is Dead Wiki

A tv icon passed away today. TV legend, Andy Griffith, who played the iconic Sheriff Andy Taylor on the Andy Griffith show, was announced to be dead by a close friend, Bill Friday. After portraying the friendly sheriff of the small town of Mayberry for years, he became a household name as a man of […]

Impact of the Recession on America- Federal Reserve: American’s Net Worth Drastically Lower

Impact of the Recession on America

Last month’s job report showed a troubling sign for the economy. Unemployment rose after months of stagnant “improvement” that accompanied record high numbers of Americans no longer counted in the unemployment statistic as the record number of Americans excluded from the labor force has continued to rise. Over the past 3 years unemployment has risen […]

Green Lantern is Gay

green lantern is gay

It was announced earlier this year that one of DC’s comic book heroes would be coming out of the closet. As society has inched on to supporting homosexuality more and  more, prominent people are coming out in support of so-called gay rights and even the inclusion of gay characters into story lines. The news broke […]

2012 Nintendo E3 Predictions Wiki

2012 nintendo e3 predictions

E3 has become more than just a convention for gamers, but is a full event for the entertainment and electronic industry that dwarfs other conventions in size and the level of hype it brings. Large companies have traditionally used this venue as an opportunity to not only announce new games, introduce new consoles, show off […]

Payday Loan Regulations

payday loan regulations

 Payday Loan Regulations   Payday loans are quite popular in states in which they are legal, and many folks take them out in the hopes of getting themselves out of a tight financial spot. Unfortunately, positive payday loan experiences are negatively impacted by high interest rates, among other things. In response to public criticism of […]