25 01, 2023

Fast Ferry to Mars

By |2023-01-25T15:25:22-05:00January 25th, 2023|Articles|0 Comments

NASA restarted a program a few years ago to look at technology that researchers spent decades working on as early as the 1950’s.  If successful, this groundbreaking concept will dramatically reduce the amount of time it will take for manned missions to Mars.  How much so?  It currently takes anywhere from between six to nine months in transit to get to Mars.  The new technology will take as little [...]

17 01, 2023

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane! It’s an Update on the Airline Industry.

By |2023-01-17T17:36:56-05:00January 17th, 2023|Articles|0 Comments

I caught a story the other day about an odd beluga whale-shaped plane developed to carry air cargo, a couple of which will be utilized in the fleet of a U.S. air cargo carrier.  Besides the plane looking- I’ll say homely- it got me thinking about the current state of the aviation industry.  This industry is one of the most important sectors of the U.S. economy and an area [...]

10 01, 2023

Winter Holiday Bills

By |2023-01-10T16:28:59-05:00January 10th, 2023|Articles|0 Comments

Like clockwork, the New Year is followed by the season of winter holiday bills.  It’s a time that may cause some to sing the winter blues. Some spending trends for the season… about 60% of shoppers planned to use cash and debit cards for at least some purchases, with credit cards also being a top-three choice.  Factors like rising inflation and the cost of transportation impacted holiday shopping decisions, [...]

3 01, 2023

Shooting for the Moon and Reaching for the Stars in 2023

By |2023-01-03T17:09:52-05:00January 3rd, 2023|Articles|0 Comments

Happy New Year! As we ring in 2023, for many, it may be ‘Good Riddance!’ to 2022.  The markets experienced negative returns for calendar year 2022, (to note, Dow -8.7%, S&P -19.4%, Russell 2000 -21.5%, Nasdaq -33.1%), which can feel like a financial weight. At the start of the New Year, I’d like to focus on some of the most amazing scientific developments of ’22.  A recent Leadership Matrix [...]