19th May 2011
Stone Street Advisers blog about why they think LinkedIn sucks.
The brilliantly named Psy-Fi (pyschology and finance – geddit?!) blog writes about so-called black swan events.
In the latest post entitled Black Swan Down it muses: "markets aren't moved by events in quite the way we think they are".
Moving on from black swans, subprime is where it's at for Josh Brown in his The Reformed Broker blog
In Will the Real "New Subprime" please stand up , he looks at some potential financial flashpoints that could rival the super cheap mortgages scandal. Silver, the US dollar and even commodities could be 'the new subprime" he says.
On The New York Times You're the Boss (small business) blog entreprenuer Tom Szaky looks at a dilemma facing small independent retailers in the US.
In Should green companies work with giant companies? he muses, "I believe that green companies should work with mega corporations because even a small change in a mega system can have a very large impact. When we introduced our drink-pouch brigade, we partnered with Honest Tea and collected 22,000 pouches in the first year.Then Kraft's Capri Sun joined (Honest Tea is still a sponsor) and helped scale the program, and just a few years later, we're collecting that many pouches every five minutes "
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