The space station sector has exciting potential as more private companies enter the conversation.
- The International Space Station is the most expensive public project ever built in the history of humanity.
- Companies like NanoRacks, SpaceX, and Blue Origin have already entered the conversation of what the future will look like for the ISS.
- Now, it's important to entertain only the serious contenders in the space race.
To stay on top in the business world, you have to make sure your business model matches the times.
- Digital has rendered many older business models less relevant. Because of this, many established companies are undergoing fundamental restructuring so that they are better "pivoted" for the future.
- The higher-ups at companies are constantly looking for ways to take advantage of trapped value — where there's something you can do that adds more value for your customers or that allows you to respond in a way that your competitors can't match.
- When it comes to effective restructuring, it's important to stay attuned to the changing behaviors of your customers.
The green market is growing exponentially. But will the U.S. seize the economic opportunity?
- The United States green economy now employs 10 times more people than the fossil fuel industry, providing nearly 9.5 million jobs.
- In the face of a global climate catastrophe, the green economy is destined to keep rising at an exponential rate over the next decade.
- Rather than seize this golden economic opportunity, the Trump administration has promised to protect coal and mining jobs while eviscerating funds from green energy.
We're living longer than ever, but few of us will save enough to afford this historical boon.
- A person reaching 65 today can expect to live into their mid-80s, many into their 90s.
- A 30-year retirement requires a nest egg of more than $1 million, yet 77 percent of American households fall short of such savings and investments.
- Experts recommend several strategies for affording a longer life, such as pushing the retirement age back to at least 70.
Recent advances indicate that the idea could work.
- Piggybacking on warp bubbles could get around Einstein's limitations for faster-than-light travel.
- Recent advances make this discarded idea look suddenly less laughable.
- Compressing and stretching space time may be the key.