As Audible Turns 25, The Sonic Disruptor Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down: ‘There’s So Much More To Do’

If you happen to be strolling through Washington Park in Newark, New Jersey, it’s pretty hard to miss the old church sitting right across the street. Opened in 1933, the former house of worship welcomed congregants for 62 years before going…

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Economic Uncertainty, Higher Interest Rates Curb Demand For Used Cars, Trucks

Inflated used-vehicle prices have started to come down at the wholesale level, and that implies consumer demand may also have declined, due to higher interest rates, higher average monthly payments, and economic uncertainty, especially for the most price-sensitive consumers. “The fundamental…

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Housing Market Decline: Home Prices Continued Three-Month Decrease In September

ToplineHome prices continued to decline for the third-straight month in September, according to data released Tuesday, after the housing market reported its largest deceleration ever in August. Key Facts Home prices declined by 1.2% between August and September, according to the…

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Insights From A Two-Year Journey To Define Outside-In Supply Chain Planning Processes

In my last conversation with Roddy—when he could still talk—was on the need to define outside-in processes. Twelve years ago, Roddy and I worked together at the same research firm. We often recommended companies build outside-in supply chain planning processes—syncing market…

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Former Bridgewater CEO David McCormick Is Reportedly Eyeing Another Run For The Pennsylvania Senate

ToplineDavid McCormick, the former CEO of the hedge fund Bridgewater Associates, plans to publish a book in March that lays out a “conservative agenda” for the country—the latest sign McCormick is weighing another run for the Pennsylvania Senate in 2024 after…

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Energy Security Versus Climate Security – See How Your Country Ranks Among Others — Some Are Predictable, Some Are Surprises.

Energy security is a source of anxiety across the world. Inflation is high, including cost of natural gas and electricity, and many are predicting an imminent world-wide recession. Things in Europe are worse because of the cuts in oil and gas…

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Democratic Prosecutor Suspended By DeSantis Over Abortion Rights Goes To Trial—Here’s What You Need To Know

ToplineFlorida prosecutor Andrew Warren will go to trial Tuesday against Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) after the governor suspended Warren in August, arguing his suspension violated his First Amendment rights, as evidence uncovered ahead of the trial shows DeSantis and his office…

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‘Wildcat’ Documentary Shines A Compassionate Spotlight On The Struggles Veterans Face After Combat

There is a new documentary film highlighting stories of veterans on the Hollywood circuit right now. The title is Wildcat and it follows Harry Turner, a young British man and former soldier, as he strives to overcome his depression and discover…

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How Customer Rewards Can Help Grow Your Digital Wallet Application

Mikhail Miro, CEO at Wallet Factory & FinTech visionary with extensive background experience in banking and payment industry verticals. Winning new audiences and retaining current customers have always been evergreen challenges for businesses. The touch points through which customers prefer interacting…

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Bias In Mortgage Lending Still Rampant, Especially For Blacks And Native Americans

Despite protests over racial disparities in the wake of George Floyd’s 2020 murder, as well as decades of legislation aimed at removing bias from lending, mortgage fairness for Black Americans has barely budged over the past 30 years. For Native Americans,…

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Building A Stronger And More Equitable Economy: A Conversation With Alejandra Y. Castillo, Assistant Secretary Of The U.S. Economic Development Administration

Since 1965, the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) has been tasked with building the foundation for job creation and spurring industrial and commercial growth. Most recently, as part of the implementation of President Biden’s American Rescue Plan, the EDA awarded $1…

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China Protests Over ‘Zero Covid’ Follow Months of Economic Pain

President Xi Jinping’s unbending approach to the pandemic has hurt businesses and strangled growth, squeezing the world’s second-largest economy.The toll of China’s unwavering approach to fighting Covid has rippled through the world’s second-largest economy for months: Youth unemployment reached a record…

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Green and health groups lodge legal complaint over missing government targets

The government is facing yet more legal action over its environmental strategy, after a coalition of green and health groups today formally submitted a complaint to the Office for Environmental Protection (OEP) alleging Defra has acted unlawfully by missing the legal…

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15 Common Sales Pipeline Challenges That Could Be Hindering Your Growth

Businesses with a strong sales pipeline are able to move customers down the line with ease and send qualified leads through top-funnel efforts effectively. However, some entrepreneurs may find challenges when building a sales pipeline that works for their business. To…

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The Cybersecurity Spiral Of Failure—And How Organizations Can Break Out Of It

Founder & CEO, Corix Partners | Top CyberSecurity Thought-Leader on Thinkers360 | Author | Blogger | Board Advisor. For the past two decades, I've found many organizations have been trapped in a spiral of failure around cybersecurity. In my experience helping…

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Reading The Fine Print: Protecting Your Organization From Vendor Cyberattacks

Vicki Tambellini is the CEO and founder of Tambellini Group, an independent higher education research and advisory firm. The prevalence of data breaches and the damage they cause has driven many businesses, nonprofits and government agencies to invest heavily in cybersecurity…

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