T.G.I.F. takes on a different connotation when talking about Black Friday. Are the deals really worth all the hustle and bustle? This (very American) holiday that exploits our (consumerist) way of life is showing signs of hope. It’s no surprise that Black Friday has been and is still known to be the top shopping day … Continue reading Hustlin’ and Bustlin’ of Black Friday
The new and innovative sharing economy is creatively disrupting the old economy. Airbnb has risen victorious in the battle at San Francisco with “Prop F,” sending a clear message to governments and regulators to back off. The “Airbnb Threat” San Francisco headquarters a company that has been able to reach a valuation of $25 billion … Continue reading Airbnb Defeats Regulation in San Francisco, Sharing Economy Here to Stay
The Good Ole Days The financial crisis of 2008 was a scary time in the U.S. Although the early half of Gen-Y had a hard time getting a job after graduation, a large portion of millennials didn’t really suffer feelings of despair, since most were still in their teens and early 20s. We didn’t have … Continue reading Is Financial Regulation the Answer?