Human Capital: What It Is and What It Means to the New Economy

January 26, 2017 Editor 0

by Kevin D. Gomez, GenFKD As we continue to explore the factors of economic mobility, acquiring a diverse chunk of human capital is arguably the most crucial factor of them all. So while we’ve all been

How You Can Get No-Risk Portfolio Practice with Google Finance

December 28, 2016 Editor 0

by Desirae Odjick, GenFKD   If you’ve heard all about investing in stocks, and you want to get started but aren’t sure how, Google Finance might be the perfect baby step for which you’ve been looking.

How Prison Vocational Training Could Effectively Fight Mass Incarceration

December 26, 2016 Editor 0

by Caitlin Curley, GenFKD Introducing wide-scale prison vocational training courses could improve post-release employment outcomes and reduce recidivism rates. High school and college courses aren’t enough Offering high school and college classes in prisons is a

Stash: A Custom Playlist for Your Money

November 2, 2016 Editor 0

by Desirae Odjick, GenFKD Where you stash your cash is a personal decision, and Stash – the app – was built on that very principle. Instead of investing your money in the same portfolio that everyone

Supertemp: How We Can Get Ready for the Oncoming “Gig Economy”

October 7, 2016 Editor 0

byKevin Gomez, GenFKD The encroachment of the gig economy on our career plans has anxiety levels through the roof. We need to become adaptable yet specialized, thoughtful yet gregarious. And we definitely need to learn

Russia is seriously running out of cash

September 18, 2016 Editor 0

According to CNN.com Russia is running out of money.  They report: After almost two years in recession, the country’s rainy day fund has shrunk to just $32.2 billion this month, according to the Russian Finance

Selloff in U.S. Stocks, Bonds Eases; Crude Leads Resources Lower

September 12, 2016 Editor 0

Originally published by Bloomberg Markets The selloff in U.S. markets showed signs of easing, following the biggest rout in stocks and bonds since June, as investors awaited comments from a Federal Reserve official. Markets from

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