Why It’s Important for Financial Services to Invest in Tech Companies

Where the financial services industry is concerned, the barbarians are not only at the gates; they have broken through. Fintechs have reshaped banking, the primary reason the so-called “Old Guard” would do well to continue to invest in tech companies. Traditional financial services have been plagued by scandal in recent years, notably the  Wells Fargo [...]

By | 2018-05-23T19:31:25+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Situation Awareness In A High-Threat Environment – RIDE CRAFT

"Years ago I read an inter­view with a veteran Air Force fighter pilot who said that veteran fighter pilots beat rookie pilots in mock air battles because the rookies “look away at the wrong time.” This comment stuck with me as I observed motorcyclists’ eye usage. Recently retired three-star Marine Corps Gen. Robert Schmidle flies [...]

By | 2018-05-09T18:09:51+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Moto Musing|0 Comments

Rider Resolutions

Nick Ienatsch is at it again, and has come up with resolutions fit for any rider! There's no need to wait until December to start making resolutions when it comes to riding. Check out this excerpt from Ienatsch's Tuesday, and see what Nick's resolutions are: "2017 will be three days old when this is published and [...]

By | 2018-05-03T17:08:42+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Moto Musing|0 Comments

Scientific Ways for Small Businesses to Close Deals – With Sincerity

Refined communication skills can improve professional networks and help to build rewarding, long-term relationships. For small business owners, the art of closing the “deal” can make or break a company. Entrepreneurs not only need to focus on execution, it is essential they hone their communication and negotiation skills, especially as it relates to raising capital. [...]

By | 2018-04-26T19:55:09+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Get Your Fingers Up On The Brake Lever

"The Allstate Insurance website tells us that 46 percent of motorcycle crashes happen at intersections. Wait! Don’t quit reading. This isn’t a hand-wringing rehash of what we all know. I’m not going to preach about the hazards of intersections and the generally poor driving skills of the American driver. Those aren’t going to change anytime [...]

By | 2018-04-24T19:24:27+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Moto Musing|0 Comments

What We Wear above the neck

In part 2 of David L. Hough's two part series, What We Wear, Hough explores proper motorcycle helmets, the NHTSA's position on protective equipment and research showing the importance of wearing protective head gear when riding. Here's a short excerpt from this article, one I suggest any rider read: "I’ve suggested the importance of wearing [...]

By | 2018-04-18T16:33:55+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Moto Musing|0 Comments

What We Wear (Below the neck)

Are you an All The Gear All The Time (ATGATT) rider? David L. Hough is, and explains why in the first part of the two part series, What We Wear. Based on an article published in Motorcycle Consumer News, January 2016, Hough goes through the importance of motorcycle gear one should wear below the neck, citing key [...]

By | 2018-04-18T16:28:25+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Moto Musing|0 Comments

Become an Autodidact and Invest in Your Passion

Knowledge is power; never has that ancient axiom rung truer than today. There is more information available at one’s fingertips than at any previous point in history, and as a result, greater opportunity for advancement on the part of an autodidact, otherwise known as a self-taught person. Those practicing autodidacticism through the years notably included [...]

By | 2018-04-09T13:26:03+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The One Discipline all Investors Should Perfect: Accounting

Venture capitalists, private equity and family office investment professionals, as well as individual investors, all benefit from a variety of valuable skills in considering potential investments. Among them are intuition, interpersonal skills, sector knowledge, fundamental analysis and interplay within the capital structure. One discipline, frequently dismissed or overlooked by investors when receiving their formal education, [...]

By | 2018-04-02T16:09:42+00:00 March 8th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments