Masters of Craft

Book Review – Masters of Craft

In Masters of Craft, Ocejo focuses on four of the myriad new “artisanal professions” – bartending, distilling, barbering and butchering. His in depth look at these four crafts provides a narrow but fascinating perspective on how the millennial generations, many of which are just entering the workforce, are grappling with a post-industrial economy that has […]

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The Crony – with apologies to Edgar Allan Poe

Repost from April 30, 2014… Once upon a midnight dreary, came a crony to our door, Hands out reaching, reaching – reaching for our treasure store, Tapping, tapping, a crony rapping at our treasure’s door, And the word there spoken was the whispered word, Kior, The Crony   Once upon a midnight dreary, came a […]

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Don't Despair, A Changing Economy Is On the Rebound

As smart-phones and their sensors become ever more sophisticated so will the apps to exploit them. It is an opportunity rich environment for entrepreneurs to remix and reboot the American economy. By Ashby Foote | June 13, 2014 | RealClearMarkkets.com June 2014 marks five years since the Great Recession officially ended and, despite the frenetic and sometimes imaginative […]

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