Political Polling Popularity?

Popularity is something that can be determined by two things. Firstly, it doesn’t last! When too many people start liking you anyway, there is always someone that is there ready to knife you in the back. ‘Heil Caesar!’ soon turns into ‘Et tu, Brute’! Secondly, it depends on not what you tend to do but…

USA: Unemployment Down

The new unemployment claimant figures are just out today and were issued by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics a few moments ago. If anything is going to help us gauge the feel of the market and the (un?)economic climate at the present time, then it’s going to be those figures. The number of US…

USA: Unemployment Figures Expected to Fall

Read all about it! Read all about it! The new unemployment claimant figures are just out today and were issued by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics a few moments ago. If anything is going to help us gauge the feel of the market and the (un?)economic climate at the present time, then it’s going…

The Biggest Market Sell-Offs in History

As stock markets are poised to open or close around the world and we see exactly what damage has been done to the major indexes due to the Chinese fake-data scandals that have come to light coupled with the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy meeting, we are waiting with baited breath: Buy! Buy! Buy! Or: Sell!…

Hyperinflation – 10 Worst Cases

I have a neat little app on my smartphone that I like to look at when I’m feeling bored. It won’t change anything in my life, but it makes me think as I see the numbers clocking up, and then suddenly stopping for a few seconds. It’s the app that tells me the how much…

The More You Gass, The More You Kohl’s…

Kohl’s Corp has just announced today that Michelle Gass will be taking on the position to oversee marketing and e-commerce as from June 17th 2013 as Chief Customer Officer. Gass developed innovative techniques that did wonders for Starbucks, where she worked for more than 16 years. She was also appointed President of Starbucks Europe, Middle…