2017 American Personal Consumption Spending

Due to a strong economy, this year has seen an uptick in consumer spending. So how good a shopping year has it been? Let’s look at 2017 American personal consumption spending.   Good Times: 2017 American Personal Consumption Spending Before noting total-year spending, consider these posts: Small Business Saturday 2017. Support Local Businesses. Happy Thanksgiving. […]

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Best and Worst Workplaces for Women Executives

Earlier this week, we reported on research by Great Place to Work. Its 100 best firms for women were cited. Today’s post cites other research. It is broader in scope. And it is global. Best and Worst Workplaces for Women Executives.   Background For 2017, 24/7 Wall St. conducted its own research on women in […]

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How Well Are World Leaders Paid?

We know that senior business executives, popular celebrities, and star athletes make a lot of money. But, how do world leaders rank in terms of their compensation? And what do YOU think about this? Here are 20 highly-paid world leaders according to 24/7 Wall St., as reported by Thomas C. Frohlich: “In many countries, politicians frequently […]

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Which Business Jobs Have the Best and Worst Job Security?

24/7 Wall St. recently compiled a list of the jobs having the best and worst job security. It used unemployment rates and median wages as reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. These are a few of the business-related jobs rated as BEST: Database administrators — Unemployment rate: 1.0%; labor force: 94,000; median annual wage: […]

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24/7 Wall St.: A Valuable Site to Visit

24/7 Wall St. is a very useful site about which you may be unfamiliar. It has articles across all areas of business, top ten lists, and a lot more. Here’s one interesting area in which 24/7 Wall St. reports: “Each year, 24/7 Wall St. identifies 10 American brands that we predict will disappear, either through […]

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