Food for Thought at Your Labor Day Picnic

Food for Thought at Your Labor Day Picnic

Workers are essential to innovation and success. According to the London School of Economics (LSE), they’re a source of ideas for new products, new services, new approaches to work, and new business models. Worker-led innovation must be nurtured by organizations. It...
Monthly Investment Commentary – August 2015

Monthly Investment Commentary – August 2015

June 2015 Recap In France, every July brings with it a 21-day bicycle race that has encircled the country almost every year since 1903. This year’s Tour de France was won by Chris Froome of Great Britain’s Team Sky. For over 2,100 miles he out-pedaled Colombia’s Nairo...
Monthly Investment Commentary – July 2015

Monthly Investment Commentary – July 2015

June 2015 Recap The month of June brought the second quarter and the first half of 2015 to a close, and so far this year has been a tale of two markets. The first quarter was marked with a rising dollar, a soaring Chinese stock market, GDP contraction in the U.S. and...
What Do You Know About America?

What Do You Know About America?

Achieving U.S. citizenship can be life changing, but it is not easy. Those who aspire to become American citizens must pass a 100-question naturalization test and answer six of 10 questions correctly during their naturalization interviews. Test your knowledge on these...
What Is A Father’s Role?

What Is A Father’s Role?

Modern dads are a diverse bunch. They may go to work or stay at home with the kids. They may be single, married, or dating. They may be birth parents, adoptive parents, or step-parents.1 They may be expected to teach children morals and values, offer emotional...
Monthly Investment Commentary – June 2015

Monthly Investment Commentary – June 2015

May 2015 Recap May was a month of mixed economic signals that seemed to confuse the equity markets. Several U.S. indexes touched all-time highs before sputtering into the end of the month with a selloff. Despite this, most indexes still finished the month higher. The...