Companies that have wanted to better connect with their clients have used economic newsletters written by Dr. Bill Conerly. Corporate boards of directors that want to ensure they are considering relevant economic information receive regular reports from Dr. Conerly.
He writes regularly at Forbes.com and is the author of two books: Businomics: From The Headlines To Your Bottom Line—How To Profit In Any Economic Cycle and The Flexible Stance: Thriving in a Boom Bust Economy. He is co-author of Thinking Economics, a multi-media high school economics curriculum used in 34 states.
Bill’s Forbes Articles
- Corporate Responsibility Evaded By Serving Multiple Stakeholders August 23, 2019Lazy corporate managements will love the Business Roundtable’s new statement on the purpose of a corporation, which says that multiple stakeholders should be served. But multiple accountabilities mean no accountability. Shareholders will dump the stock of companies taking this approach.
- The Hardest Performance Reviews Are For Good Employees August 20, 2019The hardest performance reviews are ones for good employees, not bad. Saying "keep up the good work" is actually dispiriting, because it provides no path to progress. Instead, the good workers should get praise as well as ideas for being even better.
- How Bad Is The U.S. Economy In 2019? August 15, 2019The United States economy is growing moderately as of August 2019, though the yield curve is flashing red. We're not in recession now, but the outlook is better than recent headlines, but a contingency plan for downturn is in order.