Monthly Archives: January 2012

Millions of iPhones and not many job opportunities for U.S. workers

I was reading an interesting article the other day about American technology and how it has NOT translated into American jobs. President Obama asked Steven Jobs what would it take to make iPhones in the United States?  In a nutshell, … Continue reading

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MAKING SERIOUS PLANS IN A CHAOTIC ENVIRONMENT

The financial world can be a volatile place. These days major changes that have far reaching impact your finances can take place in the twinkling of an eye. When I think about the speed with which conditions change I’m always … Continue reading

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HARD CHOICES IN THE TECH WORLD

I’ve always loved Apple products.  I mean for quite a few years. I’ve been an admirer of their ability to provide products that are way ahead of the curve.  They’ve always been able to bring items to the market even … Continue reading

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MONEYBALL IN CORPORATE AMERICA?

During the fall of 2011 the film Moneyball was released.  I read the book years ago when it was issued and as a fan of both the author, Michael Lewis and the ball club (Oakland A’s), I loved it. The … Continue reading

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LESSONS I’VE LEARNED FROM MY ORGANIZATIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

I’m currently a member of several professional networking groups.  One of them is a thriving community outreach organization with established professional relationships throughout the greater Bay Area.  It has been in existence for about 10 years. Another organization has been … Continue reading

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The American Dream…R.I.P?

I recently received a Tweet from Leslie Marshall regarding a new movie, “The American Dream”.  Her tweet questioned whether the American dream was dead or should maybe be redefined. That got me to thinking about the origin and current status … Continue reading

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Ranking the Most Beloved CEO’s Ever(Part 3)

   Here we are, the final installment of  “ranking the most beloved CEO’s ever”.  Without further ado, let’s see who rounds out the top of this list.  You can see part 1 here and part 2 here.   5) Lee … Continue reading

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Ranking the Most Beloved CEO’s Ever(Part 2)

In part one we took a look at the first installment of “Ranking the Most Beloved CEO’s Ever” with numbers 11 through 15. You can view part 1 here. Today with the second installment we will examine numbers 6 through … Continue reading

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