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
- Government Shutdown Will Barely Lower The Economic Forecast For 2019 January 16, 2019The effect of the government shutdown will be small, not enough to overwhelm the national economy. The impact on particular people and particular businesses may be substantial, but not the impact on the country as a whole.
- Hiring Young Workers Who Want Work-Life Balance: What's An Employer To Do? January 12, 2019Some millennials and Gen Z workers want work-live balance, but others want a job they can throw themselves into. Employers should understand the diversity among young workers. Finding the best deal may require abandoning traditional job styles.
- Business Planning For An Economic Crash January 8, 2019Recessions happen, and economists are not very good at forecasting them, so contingency plans should be in place well before sales turn down. The plan does not need to be complicated, but developing it ahead of time will help a company survive the next economic crash and thrive in the next boom.