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Measuring business success

How many people spend their money with you and how much they spend—that’s the true indicator of business success.

April 17, 2014

What is the purpose of business?

The historically most accepted view is that the purpose of business is to make maximum profits for its owners. I believe it should be to make the world a better place.

April 14, 2014

What is business?

For a business to even exist, a trade of goods or services must take place. If you want to trade, you must be able to sell. If you cannot sell, you don’t have a business.

April 10, 2014

Average annual expenditures in 2012 (USA)

How much money are we spending per year and what are we spending it on? Latest data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

November 25, 2013

Top 100 occupations in 2012 (USA)

Here’s a list of top 100 occupations in the U.S. by number of employees, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

November 18, 2013

How to genuinely fix the economy?

Our economy is sick. If we’re to survive as a species, the current economic system must change. What should our priorities be?

November 5, 2013

What’s wrong with our economy?

Something is not right with our economy. But, is that something just a temporary glitch that will straighten itself out over time? Or, are we talking about an inherent flaw in the system that will ultimately bring about its own downfall?

October 27, 2013

Thoughts on unemployment

If work can be done cheaper without human involvement, it will be done. It’s only a matter of time before all humans in the production process will become redundant. Business owners around the world are inadvertently making the 100% unemployment rate a reality.

September 15, 2013

Social icons – what, where and how?

What social media icons should you use on your site? Where should they be displayed and what kind of design should you use for the buttons? I look for the answers.

September 7, 2013

Blog comments – YES or NO?

Should you allow comments on your blog? If yes, should you use the default Wordpress system or a 3rd party comment hosting service? Anonymous or logged-in users? Social logins or native account? Answers here.

August 31, 2013