It’s easy to let time slip away

It’s easy to let time slip away.  The more you become aware of how you spend your time, the more control you have over what you are going to do next.  Achieving higher levels of productivity doesn’t necessarily require one to work harder, but rather to make effective use of one’s time.  I find that when I’m doing what I … Read More

Creativity is the Next Economic Revolution

Big Think featured a piece entitled, “Why Creativity is the Next Economic Revolution.”  Here’s a description: Cartoon Network president Christina Miller, we must prepare for the creativity revolution. It’s an imperative both for individuals looking for their place in the new economy, and for companies creating products for new generations—digital natives who expect a seamless experience of digital products. That’s … Read More

Japan is currently in the midst of it’s longest growth streak since 2001

Here are the headlines: Japan’s economy posts longest growth streak since 2001  (BBC) Japan Extends Economic Growth Streak  (NYT) Japan Chalks Up Best Winning Streak Since 2001 on Export Boost  (Bloomberg) Japan logs longest phase of growth in 16 years  (Deutsche Welle) What is causing the growth? All in all, Japan’s economy has been doing well lately, mainly on the back … Read More