“He was reluctant to open it, for once such a thing is opened, it cannot be shut again” – Cry, the Beloved Country, Alan Paton It has been over two months since we’ve gone into self-isolation. While the daily
“The journey a ponderous one at times, long and slow but necessarily so” – Lockdown In mid-January, we began to wonder whether a modern-day Oedipus Rex would confront the U.S., but concerns were cast aside. Since the beginning of the
The rapidity with which the pandemic has cratered the global and the US economies is truly unnerving. In response, and with atypically great speed, it would appear as if central banks around the world are working together to pull
It’s a Wonderful Life: Are Capra’s Values Still Alive in Today’s Economy?
“I cannot remember the books I’ve read any more than the meals I have eaten; even so, they have made me.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson A “future of work” search of the Internet returns over 100 million results, including
Mortgage Media, the leading publication on mortgage finance and technology, shared a guest post by Bill Kelvie. Read below: Creative Destruction: Too Far for Mortgages?
“Every county … [is going] to have to reinvent itself. Each place has its own assets, and you need to figure out how to manage them” – Steven Connelly, Former Mayor, Berea, Kentucky Over the past five years, the
Notes from New Hampshire, Summer, 2019 On July 26th, a group of colleagues including this writer were invited to participate in a discussion at the University of New Hampshire titled the Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Business and Society.Our host,
My own definition of a Green New Deal, which has evolved since 2007 as the technology has gotten better and the climate problem has gotten worse, remains focused on how a green revolution in America can drive innovation, spur new
“Automation provides us with wondrous increases of production and information, but does it tell us what to do with the men the machines displace.” – Robert F. Kennedy Since the advent of written language, society has been grappling with the issue