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The data set is small, only 18 trips my first week, but I analyzed my riders to create an overall picture. Remember, these statistics will probably reflect the fact that I drove mostly in the suburbs. 106 more words


Challenging investing milieu for state funds

Mobile refineries – Wow!!!

When I first read about how oil prices dipped 20% from July to early Oct – an unusual phenomenon within a short period of time – and the negative prognosis from analysts, I was quite alarmed in seeing how a fall in oil prices which should be greeted with joy may cause a huge economic problem globally. 2,180 more words

Singapore Economy

Tourists are back Buying Vancouver Waterfront Condos

Tourists Return To Buying Vancouver Coal Harbour Condos

The dropping Canadian dollar, along with Vancouver’s natural beauty, is bringing impromptu foreign buyers back to the Coal Harbour area, says one realtor. 281 more words

Study: Whites react more negatively to 'black' than 'African-American'

A new study indicates that whites might react more negatively to the term, ‘black’ than ‘African-American.’

The Journal of Experimental Social Psychology published a study by Emory University that found the word “black” was associated with less intelligence and substandard socioeconomic status. 169 more words


Customer Personas: Meet Marketing's Caricatures

I’ve always been interested in characters.

I studied English Literature, where I encountered some of the most endearing, diabolical and indelible characters ever to have graced the human imagination.  771 more words

The Demographic Realities of Seniors Housing and Healthcare

As regular readers know, I speak at a number of conferences annually.  Additionally, I work with financiers and investors in the space literally daily.  In all my journeys and conversations, I am still faced with some major myth “debunking” about the nature of the seniors housing and healthcare demand, current.  847 more words

Industry Outlook