Blog Category: Economy

Occupied with Excuses!

November 2, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

I wish I knew when one officially gets old. I suppose it’s different for each person but for me, I have a disturbing clue. I think it’s when you find yourself saying, “These kids nowadays!”...

The Case for Optimism and Global Economic Recovery

October 28, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

I was in Billings, Montana recently, speaking at the annual meeting of a financial group. The audience included a large cross section of business executives from throughout the Midwest. My talk centr...

Kids Are Not Bananas

October 27, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

What you are about to read could sound like bragging - but I promise you, it's more of a confession than a badge of honour. Here it is: I lasted three years without yelling at my kids.

Jessica Holmes

How To Be Attractive

October 21, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

Guest blog from Josh Linkner We all want to be attractive.  To get to the next level in our lives, we are trying to “attract” people: investors, employees, voters, customers, suppliers, friends, ...

Stay hungry. Stay foolish.

October 14, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

I was working away tonight and had turned off all distractions when I got a text from my girlfriend. "Did you hear Steve Jobs died?"

Ron Tite