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What’s in Your Wallet?

Many of us probably remember the first time we watched Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction.  The…

So You Think Small Business is ‘Dead’

In late August, comedian Jerry Seinfeld took author / influencer James Altucher to the mat…

A Patient Universe: Hello Digital

A few years ago, we wrote about A Galaxy Far, Far Away, noting that small-balance…

How Low Can You Go?

1963. Limbo fever was in the air, and over the sound system, Chubby Checker egged…

Trial By Fire

We all knew that FinTech made our lives easier and some entrepreneurs wealthier, but many…

Sixth Weekly Commentary: COVID-19 Response

Another “End of the Beginning”   “Now this is not the end. It is not…

Fifth Weekly Commentary: COVID-19 Response

D.I.S.T.O.R.T.I.O.N. A symphony conductor listens to the orchestra’s sound. A chef savors tastes and senses…

Fourth Weekly Commentary: COVID-19 Response

Coming Together While the public sector has been capturing the limelight for its massive effort…

Third Weekly Commentary: COVID-19 Response

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that…

Second Weekly Commentary: COVID-19 Response

A trillion here, a trillion there This week we saw something we haven’t seen in…