Quite the Contrary . . .
PBS: Change Horses
PBS must alter its business model. It depends on donations. Yet, its donors are aging and the competitive landscape is changing. Rapidly.
Working for the Dark Side
Tired of the everyday routine? Thinking about a career change? Consider working for the dark side. It can be surprisingly rewarding.
ESG ratings measure the sustainability and ethical impact of an investment/company. Great. Just don’t believe all the ESG marketing claims.
Shrinkflation and Coffee
Shrinkflation is the inflation that one is not supposed to notice. For some coffee drinkers it is immediately apparent.
Cows Against Inflation
A Zimbabwe pension fund invests in and pays out in cows. It’s a lesson in how nonmonetary assets can be a hedge when inflation soars.
Business Failure: Read All About It
I recommend that you read these 5 books about business failure. No need to take notes. The lessons presented are both obvious and memorable.
Basement Office Savings
Working from your unfinished basement can be depressing. That is, until working there saves you a fortune in environmental clean-up costs.
Ever daydreamed about buying an Italian villa for one euro? Read on to learn about my Gesualdo, Campania dream derailed.
Pondering COP26 and Leaks
COP26? What can you do to reduce greenhouse gas emissions? You needn’t change your lifestyle; just fix the methane gas leaks in it.
Get Off The Sidewalk
Opt out of Amazon Sidewalk. You will be taking the path less traveled. But, to misquote Robert Frost, doing so could make all the difference.
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