Make Detroit our new China

January 22, 2010 / 0 comments

OC METRO> UCI’s Policano: Make Detroit our new China. Difficult times breed novel ideas. I like Policano’s idea of sourcing work back to the American industrial center. But not just manufacturing jobs, I think new incentives could drive a whole range of services back in-country with two benefits: ONE: obviously, we get more people back…

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Freelance Writers Feel The Crash of the “Creative Class”

January 22, 2010 / 1 comment

In our cost-driven, sped up world we’ve crashed into the culture of good enough. But is it good enough? What do we lose when we don’t reward excellence? The downturn in the writing market has been rolling along for quite some time. When I first wrote this post back in 2010, I was looking retrospectively from 2007…

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How the profits stacked up – Nov. 2, 2009

November 2, 2009 / 0 comments

CNN MONEY: How the profits stacked up – Nov. 2, 2009 Good solid news for the economy. On other online venues, I’m known for my high optimism for the recovery of the US economy. As reported by CNN Money, the recovery is producing profits for key SP500 corporations – the companies that are in the…

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