Category: Business

July 7, 2020 0

Juan Monteverde on His Work in the Legal Field

By Stephen Callahan

As part of an ongoing series, we’re taking a look at different specialties within the field of law to give readers a better understanding of what the practice of law actually entails. One specialty we’ve received quite a few questions about has been the field of securities law. In order to better explore this field, we’ve spent time with one of its top practitioners — Juan Monteverde, a securities attorney based in New York City. With the information he’s provided about his work, along with additional information about the field as a whole, we’ve been able to provide an overview of some of this specialization’s common undertakings. read more

June 30, 2020 0

Actress Stockard Channing Reaps Impressive Real Estate Profits

By Stephen Callahan

The recent COVID-19 Pandemic chilled real estate markets in many places in the United States during the spring of 2020. However, award-winning actress Stockard Channing recently demonstrated that a sluggish national realty marketplace has not cooled property sales everywhere. Yesterday, the Los Angeles Times revealed the actress recently sold her Hollywood Hills home for a sum well above her initial asking price. read more

June 27, 2020 0

Segway VP Tony Ho Reveals A Stop to Production

By Stephen Callahan

Since the unveiling of the motorized Segway Human Transporter on December 3, 2001, the small number of 140,000 units, which was only 1.5% of the total company profit, were sold through the lifetime of the product even with the high hopes when it was invented. It was brought onto the scene and introduced with great fanfare as one of the early 21st century’s most hyped technology products. It was hoped to make getting around cities so easy and to the anticipated point that automobiles could possibly become unnecessary! read more

June 26, 2020 0

Young Living Shows Value of Positive Work Environment

By Stephen Callahan

Intuitively, many of us know that there’s value to be had in creating a positive working environment. In fact, many of us have witnessed firsthand how some work environments have encouraged greater happiness and productivity than others. This effect can be so powerful, that we’ve decided to take time to dive into the idea in greater depth. To do so, we’ve turned to the example of Young Living, a leading provider of essential oils which has become widely known for the quality of its work environment. Read on for some helpful information about the company and how it works to encourage wellbeing and effectiveness in its employees. read more