Repairing US-Russian Relations is Necessary to the Future of U.S. Grand Strategy

President Trump recently made a controversial statement that indicated it was time to reinstate Russia back into the G7 (G8 with Russia), otherwise known as the group of seven major advanced and industrialized economies in the world. This idea was brought up at the tail end of the recent G7 summit in Quebec, Canada where […]

Renewed Russian Sanctions and its Impact on the China-Russia Relationship

Recently, U.S. President Donald Trump and Congress finalized the approval of renewed sanctions on the Russian Federation. This is a response to public outcry over allegations that Russia hacked the U.S. elections. However, it represents a continuation of U.S. sanctions policy toward Russia since their annexation of Crimea occurred in 2014. Main points that make […]

Why Alibaba Will Be A Primary Target In The Upcoming Trade Wars With China

Intellectual property theft has been a main concern in U.S.-China trade relations for several years. Whether it is via cyber espionage or patent and copyright infringements, the U.S. has major issues with the continued lack of enforcement by the Chinese government regarding the protection of global intellectual property rights. It has been estimated by the […]

My Misadventures in Day Trading Pump and Dump Stocks – Part 1

Pump and dump stocks are perhaps the most volatile and risky trades that any investor or trader could implement. However, one can learn a great deal by observing how market volatility with these stocks occurs, especially if institutional investors or groups of investors are manipulating them with an abundance of capital and leverage power. But […]

The Case for Being Stock Market and Financial Savvy

Following the stock market can be a fascinating way to monitor and review trends in society, business, and politics. Opinions and sentiments mixed with good and bad information are represented in the market and are highly influential in its operations. It also signifies the behavior trends that dominate a marketplace of endless disciplines. This could […]

5 TIPS FOR IMPROVING YOUR WEB COPY AND WEBSITE CONTENT

Most people would agree that reading print is less stressful than reading online. You don’t have to worry about flashing signs and popup ads appearing when trying to get information, nor do you have to worry about changing the level of brightness on your monitor for that perfect image. Yes sir, reading in print is […]

THE GREENHEART PROJECT

Located in Japan, The Greenheart Project is gaining international recognition as a sustainable business venture that combines international trade and development principles with a social/environmental responsibility focus. The initiative is centered on building solar and wind-powered cargo sailing vessels that meets the demands of impoverished coastal communities throughout the world. The goal is to make it a […]

STARTING A SMALL BUSINESS DURING A RECESSION

Most people think we live in a recession while others believe we’re heading towards another great depression. However, with some good-old-fashioned hard work, determination and a little ingenuity, we can replace those dark and dreary words into something more positive sounding. “Lucrative business opportunity” comes to mind. After all, there is always a niche to […]

5 WAYS TO PROMOTE YOUR FREELANCE WRITING BUSINESS

Want to increase your income as a freelance writer while boosting your visibility? Well, as one very successful entrepreneur once told me that even though he gained a competitive advantage over his competitors, he still maintains the mentality that his work is far from complete. In fact it’s his business to stay on the cutting […]