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The Center for Creative Entrepreneurship

The Center for Creative Entrepreneurship began in February 2020. In the year of a global pandemic, CCE shifted their programs virtually. As an educational hub, they want every creative in the world to have access to the resources they need to become successful entrepreneurs.

U.S. Supply Chain Security

President Biden’s February 24th Executive Order is, to some extent, an extension of past efforts that recognized vulnerabilities in supply chains. What has changed during the past year is the degree to which the US experienced its vulnerabilities in critical areas during this national emergency. The past year exposed us to the problems arising from shortages of medical products. But, the issue of supply chain security and integrity should not be viewed from the perspective of our vulnerabilities during national emergencies. Supply chain security is a 24/7 issue.

COVID-19: Beware Criminal Profiteering

The life-threatening Covid-19 virus began its global march a little over a year ago.  As it spread around the world, governments began taking steps...

Tech is Enabling the New Normal

We are entering a new era where technology has become an integral part of our daily life, the "new normal." At CES 2021, this was one of prevalent messages. Our lives are going to change forever...and if you believe the hype, which we do, for the better.

Microsoft Selected as Strategic Cloud Platform Provider for an All-Digital CES 2021

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® today announced  it has selected Microsoft as its technology partner for the first-ever, all-digital CES® 2021. Microsoft will provide solutions, support and...

Asia: On the Trade Radar?

The Trump Administration devoted significant time and attention to China. The effort to bring back jobs, reduce our trade deficit, restrict investments by US firms, impose tariffs, and ban Chinese tech companies from certain US sectors were all elements of a strategy to bolster the US.

Defining Great Service

What is good service? When guest expectations are low, and we exceed them . . . not too exciting. But when guest expectations are high, and we manage to do even better, then we have accomplished something.

Asian-Americans in U.S. Films

In 2020, a South Korean movie, Parasite, won the Oscar for best picture. Being a South Korean production, it had an Asian cast. This begs the question, what about our Asian-American actors and actresses and their opportunities in today’s films that are American made?

Courage: Taking the First Step

Courage. The power to make your own decisions. The ability to act despite all odds when you know you are right. The ability to stand apart from others when your convictions are more important than your popularity.