As we reflect on 2020, here are nine of the good news stories that might have slipped your attention in the past 12 months.
As striking as behavior shifts were in 2020, we may one day look back at 2021 as a major turning point not only for the economy but for public health, politics and the way we live in the digital age. “The longer we live in an environment where we have to be careful about our health, the more persistent behavior change will be,” Romo says. “We just hit the fast-forward button to the future, and I don’t think we’re going back.”
The world is smaller and people are poorer as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, from which it will take five to six years to recover, according to Martin Wolf.
If you want a job at Apple or any other competitive organization, it makes sense to pay attention to what Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, looks for in job candidates.
Now is a good time to review your investment portfolio and your overall financial plans and ensure you’re doing all you can to maximize your savings and reduce your tax bill. If you wait until after the holidays to reassess your finances — you could miss out on opportunities that disappear at year end.
There’s some massive news out about COVID-19 — and it’s good for a change. Pfizer and BioNTech’s vaccine is reportedly successful in preventing over 90% of infections according to early data from its Phase 3 study.
The election results to date are already affecting the stock market and stand to have major consequences for stimulus talks and taxes, according to Dan Clifton, head of Washington research at Strategas Securities. Here are his six takeaways.
Stocks declined again on Friday, capping the market’s worst week since March, as rising COVID-19 cases and weak earnings-related news from some large technology companies rattled investors. The S&P 500 index lost 1.2% on Friday, and was down 5.6% for the week.
Child psychologists and parenting experts have studied the issue of materialism in children for several decades. Below we will discuss five findings to help parents lead their children toward a non-materialistic mindset.
We evaluate the possible impacts a “Blue Wave” in the U.S. election could have on the economy and markets.