Small Business Owners Are Retiring & Why Millennials May Not Fill The Gap on America’s Main Street

I research & write on longevity, generational trends & innovation. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Norm Eggert Photography After 235 Years one of the nation’s oldest hardware stores closes. Is America’s Main Street in retirement or transition? A local hardware store in Worcester, Massachusetts recently announced that it […]

Review of The Wall Street Journal Guide to the 50 Economic Indicators That Really Matter

I’ve received a rather interesting book to review this week; it’s called The Wall Street Journal Guide to the 50 Economic Indicators That Really Matter – From Big Macs to “Zombie Banks,” the Indicators Smart Investors Watch to Beat the Market. It’s a long title for what is actually a […]

The Secret Behind Wall Street

The Real-Life Limitless Pill of America’s Elite We were all blown away by Bradley Cooper’s character in the movie Limitless. More so, we were blown away by the prospect of NZT-48. We’ve all dreamed of having super human abilities like telepathy or clairvoyance. But what if there was a way […]

Nominate Your Favorite Retail District for “Main Street Contest” by April 24

Small business group Independent We Stand (IWS) is running an online contest that began on March 1 to reward the most “deserving” Main Street or downtown district in the U.S. as a way of promoting small business in America. The idea is simple — consumers and small business owners pick […]