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How Positive Thinking Will Change the Way You Work

How Positive Thinking Will Change the Way You Work

What you focus on becomes your reality, at least that’s what peak performance coach and author, Brian Tracy says. Happy people think about the things they want and how to get those things. That’s their focus daily. And they also look for the silver lining in the not-so-positive. Over time, these people do more and achieve more, […]

Big Tech CSR Can Unleash Major Social Change

Adam Jiwan and Big Tech CSR

In the United States, disappointment over the political system has led many Americans to look elsewhere for leadership on social change. This stands in stark contrast with the visionary leadership offered by the CEOs of the largest tech firms. Perhaps this is why there was talk of Mark Zuckerberg running for president (at least, that […]

Chinese Economic Performance in the Long-Run

Chinese Economic Performance in the Long-Run

Beginning in 1978, the Chinese economy launched its transition from a strict centrally planned economy to a far more market-based system. Though the Chinese state still retains significant control over regulation and large segments of the economy, the decision to introduce market mechanisms and open trade paved the way for China’s explosive economic growth through […]

Impact Investing: Making Social Good Pay Well

Adam Jiwan - Value Investing

In 2007, the Rockefeller Center convened philanthropists and investors at a convention center in the small Italian town of Bellagio. Responsible investing had already been a concept – shielding money from businesses believed to cause harm – but it was at this gathering that the more active term of “impact investing” was coined. Within a […]

Financial Self-Care: Tips for Getting Started

Financial Self-Care: Tips for Getting Started

Money is definitely a source of stress for many people. The American Psychological Association conducted a Stress in America Survey in 2017 and found that 62% of the participants experienced stress that was directly connected to money matters. In fact, financial stress was only surpassed by concerns expressed about the future of the country. That […]

WealthTech – Changing the Investment Landscape

New technology is transforming the way we manage wealth. What has become known as “wealthtech” now permeates consumer wealth management (through robo-advisors and micro investing platforms) as well as institutional wealth management (through brokerage and advisory software). Digital investment solutions represent the future, offering what Forbes touts as a method for delivering superior products at […]

10 Value Investing Blogs to Check Out!

10 Value Investing Blogs to Check Out!

Let’s be honest. Time is a valuable asset to everyone. It can be hard navigating the web looking to find good advice for investing your money. The good news is that compiled in this article are 10 blogs you need to check out regarding finance. 1. ValueWalk This blog is great because it offers breaking […]

5 Ways E-Commerce Technology Seeks To Impact The Shipping Industry

5 Ways In Which E-Commerce Technology Seeks To Impact The Shipping Industry

E-commerce trade and online shopping trends that have been gradually swallowing up retail trade sectors have eventually caught up with the shipping industry. The fact that this lucrative sector of the global economy remains untapped technologically saw several multinational e-commerce companies shift their attention to the sector. These companies draw most of their inspiration from […]

Impending Tariffs Threaten Equipment Demand

Impending Tariffs Threaten Equipment Demand

With the ongoing trade tensions between the United States and China, the world’s second-largest producer of containers in the world announced in late July that they had operated at a loss during the first half of 2018. Singamas Container Holdings that is based in Hong Kong says that they faced many increased costs in building […]