Archive for December, 2012

SPACE, BUSINESS, EDUCATION, AND CHILDHOOD DREAMS

Neil Armstrong This morning I read a list of influential and prominent people who died the past year.  Many I do not recall such as the former king of Cambodia.  Others with familiar names do not matter to me.  These are people either famous for being famous or merely unworthy of recognition.

So, who on that list does cause me to pause and remember?  At the top of my list is Neil Armstrong.  Many summer days found a much, much younger me on my back in a local park smelling the grass and gazing at the sky waiting for sight of anything flying higher than local birds.  Back then, summer clouds were magical, big, puffy, and floating by so slowly.

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BUILD YOUR BUSINESS UP IN A DOWN ECONOMY

bad economy Economists see mediocre growth in 2013

That is today’s headline in Money & Co. above a story reporting, “Most forecasters are looking at 2013 as being another mediocre year for the economy.”

The 48 professional economists cited say they believe 2013’s GDP will increase 2.1% and the jobless rate will remain at 7.7%.  Okay, so be it if these crystal ball visions are accurate.  Read the rest of this entry

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