My son was born when I was 30 years old. Honestly, I didn’t get life insurance until I was 36. I had never been taught the importance of using Life Insurance to manage risk and protect your family. Recent studies show that I’m not alone. There is a huge gap in the level of… Continue reading How will your family survive?
In March of 2017 a landmark study was released connecting financial security and death rates in the United States. The information is sobering and should be the focus of policy changes at all levels of government. A recent study by Princeton Professors Anne Case and Angus Deaton titled, “Mortality and morbidity in the… Continue reading Deaths of Despair
Every day millions are helped to improve their lives due to the generosity of others. As a community we each have a stake in the success of every individual, every family. Many organizations that make massive positive contributions are struggling due to cutbacks in government supports. We as stakeholders in American society have a… Continue reading Creating Social Impact Through Giving
In the past few months I have seen several friends pass away… I have seen several people in my circle struggle with illness, addiction and disability… All are under the age of 50. None of them planned on what happened to them. None of them planned on the impact it would have on those… Continue reading A few life lessons…
I was driving into work today and a Chevy Volt sped by me. Yesterday a Fisker Karma was parked in front of my office. Last month Tesla started mass production of the Model3. Technology is bringing a renaissance to American manufacturing. New industries and new job descriptions are being created, even as “old economy” jobs… Continue reading “Morning in America…”
The most recent rounds of corporate earnings reports for retail companies has by and large been very disappointing. Many companies are struggling to survive in an environment dominated by a few large ecommerce companies. Disappointing earnings have resulted in lowered outlooks and fallen stock prices of many retail companies. I recently had the… Continue reading Management Flaws in Corporate America
For decades the US economy has suffered from stagnant wages and stifled productivity. While the economy has grown in GDP since 1970 growing from $1 trillion to $18.5 trillion in 2016 the American worker has not enjoyed commensurate benefits. Wages have remained flat for decades. In the past, studies have shown that part… Continue reading Productivity and Robots