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
- How To Live With Lumpy Incomes, Such As Commissions, Bonuses And Royalties September 9, 2018Irregular incomes require discipline in the good times. Keep your obligations low. Use these good times to pay cash for an upgraded car, kill your credit card debt, and be ready when the good times head off on their own vacation. They’ll be back, of course, but it may take a year or two.
- Consumers Surveys Show Mixed Results, Which Is Actually Good September 6, 2018The two main surveys of consumers show mixed results right now, but that mostly happens when times are very good or very bad. Right now times are very good.
- The Downside Of Hierarchy -- In Business And The Church September 2, 2018Hierarchy is vital in business and in any complex endeavor, but also dangerous. The crisis in the Catholic church over sexual abuse highlights the downside of hierarchy. Business leaders must structure their organizations to reap the benefits of hierarchy, while avoiding the extreme risks.