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What Amazon Will Do to the Labor Market in 2019

This article actually echos a statement made a few weeks ago. Full employment may be great for the country, but difficult on employers.  As employers be prepared in 2019 for stiff competition to hire quality people. The pickings will get even slimmer. Employers will consider opening foreign offices. Companies will invest more in technology. Amazon could force […]

How Uber Quietly Raised $2 Billion

This example shows that every deal does not need to be perfectly wrapped with a bow on it. Uber has a vision, and these former Goldman executives shared the vision with investors and were extremely successful. -Mike Shustek (BLOOMBERG) Uber Technologies Inc. has found a way to tap debt markets when burning through billions of dollars of […]

East Village parking lot will become retail, office, apartment building

(DES MOINES REGISTER) A Des Moines development firm will turn a parking lot across the street from Zombie Burger into a five-story building with retail and office spaces and 105 apartments. Nelson Development hopes to open the $24.3 million project in 2020 on the northeast corner of East Grand Avenue and East Fourth Street in Des Moines’ East Village. […]

Irma impacting New Orleans parking garages

Hurricanes typically bring mass evacuations. Shelters are set up for those to take refuge but some decide to travel and remove themselves from the chaos. During Hurricane Katrina, lots of New Orleans residents decided to wait the storm out in Florida. Now they find themselves repaying the favor. Many Floridians took the drive to New […]