Economy

‘The Sky Didn’t Fall’: Study on Seattle $15 Minimum Wage Proves Critics Wrong

Posted by on June 22, 2017 in Economy with 0 Comments
‘The Sky Didn’t Fall’: Study on Seattle $15 Minimum Wage Proves Critics Wrong

The study by U.C. Berkeley economists examined the effects of the incremental wage increases in 2015 and 2016. After analyzing Seattle job data prior to the wage hikes—which were signed into law by Seattle Mayor Ed Murray in 2015—and after they began to take effect, researchers found “no evidence of job loss in the city’s restaurant industry, even as pay reached $13 for workers in large companies.”

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8 Habits That Keep You Poor Even With A Reasonable Income

Posted by on June 21, 2017 in Conscious Business, Economy with 8 Comments
8 Habits That Keep You Poor Even With A Reasonable Income

Wealth isn’t just about making money. It’s about MANAGING it. Here are 8 habits you need to shift if your want to experience prosperity.

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Tiny House Must-See – Couple Converts a School Bus So Well You Won’t Believe It’s a Bus

Posted by on June 21, 2017 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
Tiny House Must-See – Couple Converts a School Bus So Well You Won’t Believe It’s a Bus

Love tiny home conversions? This total school bus remodel is a gem!

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Young Woman Escapes Crazy Rent with This Under 200’ Tiny Home (with Big Kitchen!)

Posted by on June 11, 2017 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
Young Woman Escapes Crazy Rent with This Under 200’ Tiny Home (with Big Kitchen!)

Want a tiny home that really looks and feels like a smaller version of a true home? Check out this one for inspiration!

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Wood Builder Converts Caravan Into Unique Tiny Home In Just 10 Days for $1000

Posted by on June 8, 2017 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
Wood Builder Converts Caravan Into Unique Tiny Home In Just 10 Days for $1000

If you’re short on money, but very creative and good with wood, you’ll find this tiny house – and it’s unique features (like a womb bed) very inspiring.

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These Big US CEOs Disapprove of Trump’s Withdrawal from Paris Accord

Posted by on June 2, 2017 in Conscious Business, Economy with 0 Comments
These Big US CEOs Disapprove of Trump’s Withdrawal from Paris Accord

Trump said he pulled out of the Paris Climate Agreement to help American industry and yet, the majority of high profile, US CEOs speak out against the move. Read this!

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Man Makes a Super Chic Tiny Home Out of a Shipping Container for Under $20,000

Written by on May 22, 2017 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
Man Makes a Super Chic Tiny Home Out of a Shipping Container for Under $20,000

Are you looking for a tiny house that can be built for under $20K? Check out what you can do with a shipping container.

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This Spacious, Lovingly Crafted Eco Tiny House Has Tons of Storage and Travels Great

Posted by on May 21, 2017 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
This Spacious, Lovingly Crafted Eco Tiny House Has Tons of Storage and Travels Great

Natural wood, creative, space-saving ideas and super smart travel dynamics – this tiny house has it all. Check it out!

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When Should You Quit Your Day Job and Go After Your Passion?

Posted by on May 8, 2017 in Economy with 0 Comments
When Should You Quit Your Day Job and Go After Your Passion?

Before you tell your boss what you really think…. Read this. Your passion can be your profession, but you need to do things in the right order.

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Why Good Economics Matters Now More Than Ever

Posted by on April 30, 2017 in Economy with 0 Comments
Why Good Economics Matters Now More Than Ever

America finds itself on the cusp of revolution, but not necessarily the kind you might imagine. The revolution we are headed towards is an intellectual one. Good economics lies at the heart of this revolution.

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Choose Wisely: Nearly 60% of Students Are Chasing Dying Careers

Posted by on April 27, 2017 in Economy with 0 Comments
Choose Wisely: Nearly 60% of Students Are Chasing Dying Careers

Australian grads, like American grads, are facing uncertain futures. Experts say students should be focusing on the development of enterprise skills, not technical “subject-specific” knowledge. What do you think?

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Japan’s First (TEENY!) Tiny Home Is Extremely Mobile, Beautiful and Healing

Posted by on April 26, 2017 in Economy, Tiny Homes & Frugal Living with 0 Comments
Japan’s First (TEENY!) Tiny Home Is Extremely Mobile, Beautiful and Healing

Thinking of creating a really tiny tiny home? Check out this very mobile, Japanese model for inspiration.

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11 Facts That Prove That the U.S. Economy In 2017 Is In Far Worse Shape Than It Was In 2016

Posted by on April 25, 2017 in Economy with 0 Comments
11 Facts That Prove That the U.S. Economy In 2017 Is In Far Worse Shape Than It Was In 2016

It is being projected that U.S. economic growth for the first quarter will be close to zero, thousands of retail stores are closing, factory output is falling, and restaurants and automakers have both fallen on very hard times. As economic activity has slowed down, commercial and consumer bankruptcies are both rising at rates that we have not seen since the last financial crisis. Everywhere you look there are echoes of 2008, and yet most people still seem to be in denial about what is happening. The following are 11 facts that prove that the U.S. economy in 2017 is in far worse shape than it was in 2016…

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20 Conscious Brands Making the World a Little Better

Posted by on April 21, 2017 in Conscious Business, Economy with 0 Comments
20 Conscious Brands Making the World a Little Better

Want to support businesses that support good causes? Here are 20 conscious business you can get behind.

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Why Shopping Should Be a Last Resort – The “Buyerarchy” of Needs

Posted by on April 21, 2017 in Economy with 0 Comments
Why Shopping Should Be a Last Resort – The “Buyerarchy” of Needs

There’s no denying that we are a consumerist culture. Read this and change the way you look at buying – for good.

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