When the Lights Go Out: A Morality Tale from the Dark Side

After lightning strikes, the author finds lessons on morality and human nature.

Pollinators, Food, and Climate Change

You can have the key to save the most basic foundation needed to support human life. “And what is that?” you ask. It is the vast and quickly diminishing community of native pollinators of bees, birds, butterflies, beetles, flies, and small mammals that work together to supply 85 percent of the main global crops.

New Jersey’s Fiscal House Is Fragile

The fiscal future of New Jersey is fragile and, as such, will challenge those who want to fund ongoing programs, and make needed infrastructure improvements.

Perfect Company: How to Raise Money, Part 2

The best source of funds is your customers. If you have customers and, better yet, a growing stream of profitable customers, you will have no end to capital.

The Perfect Company: How to Raise Money

New Jersey needs more growth companies to bring in wealth from around the world.

The Perfect Company: Benefits of the Asset Economy

Most of us focus on the day-to-day sales and profits of companies that have a total activity of about $21 trillion — the U.S. Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The other “economy” is the Asset Economy — stocks, real estate, bonds, and assets that may increase in value — perhaps $280 trillion in total U.S. market value — 13 times the GDP. This is where the real money is made.

Perfect Company: Kirkland’s

I like companies that accrue cash, eschew debt, and have a vision. Home decor retailer Kirkland’s fits those criteria, but will need to find a way to improve profitability.

Diversity Is Key to Managing Dramatic Changes

By all measurements, the publishing industry is enduring its own edition of an Anthropocene: unprecedented, multidimensional change.

How Phishing Can Harm Your Business

What is Phishing? Phishing is a cyber-crime. The cyber criminal’s targets are typically contacted by e-mail (although telephone or text message can be used) by posing as a legitimate institution.

The Perfect Company: High Tech, High Touch

Scientists call a haptic-enhanced experience “immersive.” The name of the leading haptic development company is Immersion Corporation.

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